ASUS unveiled two new smartphones in a row, the ZenFone 8 and the ZenFone 8, although both share a similar design and hardware overview. But the strengths are clearly different. One side focuses on compactness and portability, while the other comes with a rear camera that flips forward to take selfies.
|ZenFone 8||ZenFone 8 Flip|
|chip||Qualcomm Snapdragon 888|
|Memory||LPDD5 6 / 8 / 12 / 16GB
UFS 3.1 64 / 128 / 256GB
UFS 3.1 128 / 256GB
|Rear camera||Main camera: 64MP, focal length 26.6mm, Sony IMX686 sensor
Alta Wide camera: 12MP, focal length 14.3mm, closest focusing distance 4cm, Sony IMX363 sensor
Records 8K UHD video at 30 frames per second.
Main camera: 64MP, focal length 26.6mm, Sony IMX686 sensor
|Front camera||Wide camera: 12MP, pixel size 1.22μm, Sony IMX663 sensor|
Cirrus Logic CS35L45 dual amplifier
Dirac HD Sound Technology
|Network||GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G|
|The connection||Wi-Fi 802.11a / b / g / n / ac / ax, 2 × 2 MIMO
|Navigation||GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo, QZSS, NavIC|
3.5mm audio jack
|Sensor||Gyroscope sensor, E-compass sensor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, G-sensor, Hall sensor, In, display fingerprint sensor, Accelerator sensor, Face recognition sensor, Angle sensor|
Supports Quick Charge 4.0
Supports Quick Charge 4.0
|Operating system||Android 11|
|Durability||Corning Gorilla Glass Victus screen
Waterproof and dustproof IP65 / 68
|Corning Gorilla Glass 6 screen|
|size||148 x 68.5 x 8.9 mm.||165.04 x 77.28 x 9.6 mm.|
|weight||169 g||230 g|
|color||Obsidian Black, Horizon Silver, Moonlight White||Galactic Black, Glacier Silver|
|price||From € 599
(About 22,990 baht)
|From € 799
(About 30,190 baht)
ZenFone 8 has a tiny 120Hz screen while ZenFone 8 Flip has no holes.
Today’s smartphones in the flagship class. So, with the ZenFone 8’s 5.9-inch display, it’s a very attractive option for anyone looking for a tiny phone with great performance features. The display is really intense, with Samsung’s AMOLED panel with a high refresh rate of 120Hz, pushing 1100 nits of peak brightness, 112% DCI-P3 coverage of the DCI-P3, both HDR and HDR10 + standards, and color calibration is complete. all Until the error is very low, only Delta-E <1
On the side, the ZenFone 8 Flip has a fairly large screen that is 6.67 inches, the display features are a little behind. And has a lower refresh rate at 90Hz, but returns with a screen without flecks, no holes, no notches, causing any annoying eyesight
The flip camera is the secret of the ZenFone 8 Flip.
ZenFone 8 has a total of two rear cameras, including a 64MP main camera, 26.6mm equivalent focal length, and 12MP ultra wide camera with 14.3mm equivalent focal length, acting as a built-in macro camera. Because it has the closest focusing distance of only 4 cm. Also interesting is that ASUS has opted for IMX686 and IMX363, both of Sony’s high-end image sensors, and the front camera has a 12MP resolution, an IMX663 sensor.
For the ZenFone 8 Flip, there is a reversible camera. Therefore there is no need to have a front camera The camera unit used is the same as the ZenFone 8, but it adds one telephoto camera, 8MP resolution, 80mm equivalent focal length, 3x optical zoom and 12x digital zoom.
Stereo speaker Supplemented by dual amps
The ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 8 Flip both feature stereo speakers tuned by audio experts from Dirac, boosted by two amplifiers, the first using the CS35L45 from Cirrus Logic, while the division. After switching to TFA9874 NXP, the ZenFone 8 has a little more to say, where ASUS chose to include a 3.5mm audio jack.
ZenFone 8 is waterproof, but the rest are not much different.
The rest of the hardware is fairly close in many respects, not significantly different. On the battery side, the capacity is 1000mAh apart, according to the size and weight of the device. If there is an additional point to consider, it is the waterproof and dustproof performance that ZenFone 8 is capable of in accordance with IP65 / 68.
The price is 200 euros apart. Which model is better to buy?
ASUS announced the price in the European zone of the ZenFone 8 and the ZenFone has been released, starting at 599 euros (about 22,990 baht) and 799 euros (about 30,190 baht), approximately 7,000 baht, as mentioned from the beginning. Each model has distinct features. If you have to choose to buy, you have to consider the usage of each person more. … “Little Peppy” versus “Flip Camera”