As per a tipster, the Asus ZenFone 9 may launch in India on August 23. It may debut in the country with the Asus 9z moniker. Dual rear cameras headlined by a 120Hz refresh rate, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 primary sensor and a 4,300mAh battery, the Asus smartphone was launched in July with a hole-punch display. The Taiwanese company has equipped the handset with 16GB of RAM, up to 256GB of storage and dual stereo speakers with Dirac HD sound.
According to a Tweet According to YouTuber Sahil Karol, the Asus ZenFone 9 will be launched in India on August 23 (Tuesday). Since Asus isn’t launching phones with the ZenFone moniker due to trademark issues, the handset could arrive in India as the Asus 9z, following the naming style the Taiwanese company has been following for a few years now. The smartphone was launched as the company’s latest flagship in some markets in two configuration options and three colors.
Asus ZenFone 9 Features
The Asus ZenFone 9 runs Android 12 out-of-the-box and features a 5.9-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) Samsung AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ certifications. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. Under the hood, the smartphone gets a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, paired with up to 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
For photos and videos, the Asus ZenFone 9 comes with a dual rear camera setup consisting of a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 primary sensor with f/1.9 lens and a 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 secondary sensor with f/2.2 ultra-wide lens. Has a 113-degree field of view. For selfies and video calls, the Asus ZenFone 9 has a 12-megapixel Sony IMX663 sensor with an f/2.45 lens.
The Asus ZenFone 9 offers up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 inbuilt storage. The phone has a 4,300mAh battery that supports 30W fast charging. It comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor for biometric authentication, IP68 rating for dust and water resistance, dual microphones with OZO audio noise reduction technology, and dual stereo speakers with Dirac HD sound.