Taiwanese smartphone maker Asus launched its latest flagship smartphone, the Asus 6Z in India earlier this month. The smartphone comes in three variants with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage, 6GB RAM and 128GB storage and 8GB RAM and 256GB storage. The base variant of the smartphone went for sale in India this week on e-commerce platform Flipkart. But the two higher variants were not available for sale yet in the country. Now, Asus has announced that the two higher variants will be going on sale on July 1.
Asus 6Z sale offers, price in India and availability
The Asus 6Z is on sale on e-commerce platform Flipkart. And the two higher variants will be as well. Talking about the pricing details, the Asus 6Z starts at Rs 31,999 for 6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage. The 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage variant is priced at Rs 34,999. The top of the line variant with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage is priced at Rs 39,999.
For launch offers, Asus has teamed up with Flipkart to offer “Complete Mobile Protection” for just Rs 99. According to the details of this offer, users will not need to visit an Asus service center for repairs. Instead, Flipkart will collect the device from their door and deliver it back after repairs. This offer also includes the provision of replacement of the smartphone in case of faulty hardware or damage.
Asus 6Z features, specifications
The Asus 6Z comes with a 6.4-inch IPS LCD panel with FHD+ resolution, and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Looking from the front, the Asus 6Z is almost bezel-less design and the company has added Gorilla Glass 6 for the production. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC along with up to 8GB RAM and up to 256GB internal storage. As noted in the previous section, the Asus 6Z will come in three different storage and RAM variants. In the camera department, the flagship smartphone comes with a dual-camera setup on the back.
As part of the setup, Asus 6Z features a 48-megapixel primary sensor and a 13-megapixel secondary sensor. The primary sensor comes with an f/1.79 aperture while the secondary sensor sports a 125-degree ultra-wide angle lens. It also comes with laser-assisted autofocus, and a Dual LED flash unit. The highlight of the camera is that it is there is no front camera and instead, the rear camera setup pops up and then flips to perform the duties of s front camera as well.
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The company has also to have added two dual 5-magnet stereo speakers along with a Dual NxP smart amps, dual mics, and a 3.5mm audio socket. Asus has also added a dedicated smart key on the right side of the device that users can customize. Asus 6Z runs on a 5,000mAh battery along with 18W QuickCharge 4.0 support. In terms of connectivity, users get the usual connectivity options such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, NFC, and FM Radio. Other features include USB Type-C, rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, and a triple SIM and microSD card slot. Last but not least, the device comes with Android 9 Pie-based neat stock Android, Zen UI 6 with “Essential Custom”.
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855|
|OS||Android 9 Pie|
|Display||6.4-inch-1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Internal Memory||6GB RAM + 64GB storage|
|Rear Camera||48PM + 13MP|
|Front Camera||48PM + 13MP|