ASUS has confirmed that it has adopted a identical old punch-hole expose for a minimal of one of its upcoming ZenFone 8 handsets. It sounds as if ASUS will open no lower than the ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 8 Mini on Can also 12, but a ZenFone 8 Flip might be up for release, too.
ASUS has revealed a key direct of the ZenFone 8 sequence, its successor to closing one year’s ZenFone 7 and ZenFone 7 Educated. The company will now not unveil the ZenFone 8 sequence till Can also 12, but it has already confirmed that no lower than one ZenFone 8 instrument will occupy a punch-hole expose, a departure from most modern ZenFone designs.
ASUS has equipped flagship ZenFone smartphones from the ZenFone 6 onwards with a motorised flip-up camera module, negating the need for devoted front-facing cameras. On the one hand, this has allowed the ZenFone 6 and ZenFone 7 sequence to occupy uninterrupted displays with minute bezels. On the opposite hand, it has also provided the two generations of smartphones with finest front-facing cameras.
It is unclear if ASUS plans to employ a punch-hole camera within the rumoured ZenFone 8 Mini. Leaks from earlier this one year would imply otherwise, despite the incontrovertible truth that. The presumed ZenFone 8 Mini (ZS590KS) does now not occupy a front-facing camera, however the ZS672KS and ZS673KS pause. The model numbers of these would imply that they’ve 6.7-lag displays, so that they’re going to be the successors to the ZenFone 7 and ZenFone 7 Educated.
If that is the case, then we might well merely look ASUS release the ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 8 Educated (ZS672KS/ZS673KW), the ZenFone 8 Mini (ZS590KS) and but every other instrument codenamed ‘VODKA’. Incidentally, this instrument also carries the model number ZS675KW. XDA Builders has stumbled on references to a ZenFone 8 Flip within the ASUS PixelMaster Digital camera app, so there is of mission that ‘VODKA’ is the codename for this instrument.
Alex Alderson, 2021-04-27 (Update: 2021-04-27)