Asus ZenFone 6 up for pre-order for $500 and up (flippable cameras and all)

The Asus ZenFone 6 is a smartphone with with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, 6GB of RAM, a 5,000 mAh battery, and an unusual camera system. Thanks to a 180-degree rotating camera system, you use the same dual-cameras whether you’re snapping selfies or normal shots. First unveiled in May, the ZenFone 6 is now up for […]

Asus unveils 30th-anniversary edition ZenFone 6, ZenBook, and Prime X299 motherboard

Asus is celebrating its 30th birthday this year, so in addition to launching some new laptops, displays, and other tech at Computex, the company is introducing a range of 30th-anniversary products. The Asus Zenfone 6 Edition 30 is basically a version of the latest Asus flagship phone with a custom design and maxxed-out specs. The Zenbook Edition […]

Asus Zenfone 6 is a flagship with a camera that flips over for selfies

At first glance, the Asus Zenfone 6 looks like any other modern Android flagship phone. It has a big screen, slim bezels, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor. But there are three things that make the Zenfone 6 unusual. First, with a starting price of €499 (about $560), it’s cheaper than most similarly-specced phones. Second, […]

Asus Zenfone Max Plus with 2:1 display, 4,130 mAh battery coming in Feb for $229

The Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) is a smartphone with a 5.7 inch, 2160 x 1080 pixel display, a metal chassis, and a MediaTek MT6750T octa-core processor with Mali-T860 graphics. It also has a 4,130 mAh battery that Asus says provides up to 13 hours of video playback or 21 hours of web browsing time […]

Asus unveils the ZenFone 4 family (including Pro, Selfie, and Max models)

Asus is expanding its smartphone lineup with a bunch of new phones sold under the ZenFone 4 name. The ZenFone 4 is a mid-range phone with solid specs. The ZenFone 4 Pro is a higher-end device with flagship-level hardware. And the ZenFone 4 Selfie is more of an entry-level device except for the special front-facing camera features, […]

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom with dual rear cameras coming soon

Asus seems to be prepping an updated version of its Zenfone Zoom. The original was a smartphone with a 3x optical zoom lens and specs that are largely the same as those for the Asus Zenfone 2. The follow-up is called the Asus Zenfone 3, and it’s a phone with dual cameras on the back. As […]

Asus Zenfone AR could be the next Google Tango phone

The first smartphone to feature Google’s “Tango” 3D scanning technology went on sale earlier this month. But the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro may get company next year. Taiwanese site Sogi reports that Asus plans to launch its own phone with Tango features next year. The company will reportedly show off the upcoming Asus Zenfone AR at […]

Next-gen Asus Zenfone to sport Snapdragon 618?

Qualcomm’s upcoming Snapdragon 820 processor may be grabbing headlines, but the company also has a series of new mid-range chips on the way… and it looks like Asus may plan to use one of those processors in one of its next smartphones. A device called the Asus Z012D showed up at the GFXBench website recently. […]