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Asus Zenfone 8 (2021) review

Android OS v11.0
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Adreno 660
6 GB / 64 GB
5.9 inches (1080 x 2448 px)
64 + 12 MP, 9280 x 6920 px, autofocus

Asus announced the launch of the Zenfone 8 smartphone in 2021. The manufacturer is offering the Asus Zenfone 8 phone with 5.9 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset, 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Asus Zenfone 8 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, and a Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.9 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 2448 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Asus Zenfone 8 specifications

BrandAsus
NameZenfone 8
ModelZS673KS
Release date2021

Body

The weight of Asus Zenfone 8 is about 5.96 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Asus phone are average (5.83 x 2.7 x 0.35 inches).

Weight5.96 oz
Dimensions5.83 x 2.7 x 0.35 inches
Colorsblack, silver
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Asus Zenfone 8 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v11.0
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 888
CPUOcta-core, Single-core 2.84 GHz Kryo 680, Triple-core 2.4 GHz Kryo 680, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 680
GPUAdreno 660

Display

The size of Zenfone 8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.9 inches AMOLED display of Asus Zenfone 8 with 1080 x 2448 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size5.9 inches
Resolution1080 x 2448 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Asus Zenfone 8 (6 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM6 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Zenfone 8 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera12 MP
Main camera64 + 12 MP, 9280 x 6920 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Asus Zenfone 8 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Zenfone 8 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Zenfone 8 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G / 5G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Zenfone 8 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Zenfone 8 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Asus phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Asus Zenfone 8 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. The Zenfone 8 is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsCertified IP68 dustproof and waterproof, Corning Gorilla Glass, Dual SIM, Fast charging, Hi-Res Audio, Quick Charge, ZenUI
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