ASUS today announced 3 phones in its Zenfone 3 lineup- ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe and ZenFone 3 Ultra.
The ZenFone 3 is the basic model of these three phones launched. ZenFone 3 has an aluminium frame body with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass on the front and back. It has a 5.5-inch Full HD Super IPS+ display with 77.3% screen to body ratio.
ZenFone 3 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM. There is also a fingerprint sensor on the back of the phone.
It is equipped with a 16MP Sensor on the back with ASUS TriTech autofocus which combines second generation laser autofocus, phase detection autofocus and contrast detection autofocus to achieve focus in an insane 0.03 seconds.
The ZenFone 3 Deluxe is the flagship model. It has a full metal body and 4.2mm edges. It has a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display with 79% screen to body ratio. ZenFone 3 Deluxe is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC coupled with 6GB of RAM. Talking about the camera department, ZenFone 3 Deluxe has a 23MP shooter on the back with f/2.0 aperture, 4-axis optical image stabilization, and 4K video with the same TriTech autofocus system as found on the ZenFone 3. It also uses a USB Type-C connector and supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support. The phone has a fingerprint sensor on the back and Hi-Res Audio support.
Lastly we have the ZenFone 3 Ultra which has a massive 6.8-inch 1080p display with 79% screen to body ratio and Tru2Life+ video technology which uses a high-end 4K UHD TV-grade image processor. It also has Hi-Res Audio support and it is the first phone ever to have virtual 7.1 channel surround sound with DTS Headphone: X.
On the back of the phone we have the same 23MP shooter as found on the ZenFone 3 Deluxe. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 coupled with 4GB of RAM and has a massive 4600mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 Support. The fingerprint sensor however is on the front of the device. ZenFone 3 Ultra has a full metal body with no visible antenna Lines.
Pricing of the devices have also been confirmed. ZenFone 3 will cost $249, ZenFone 3 Deluxe will cost $499 and ZenFone 3 Ultra will cost $479.