ASUS announced the Zenfone 9 smartphone, with a flagship filling machine, an advanced camera, and a relatively compact building. On the European market, the new one will be available at an estimated cost of Y800.
The machine received a 5.9-inch diagonal display, which can be considered to be rather compact by modern Android-smartphones. Samsung AMOLED panel in Full HD+ with resolution of 1,080 x 2,400 points, frequency of renewal of 120 Hz and frequency of sensory response of 240 Hz. Peak luminance reaches 1,100 cd/m2. The colour space DCI-P3 and 151.9 per cent coverage of sRGB is available. There is a Gorilla Glass Victus protection glass.
===Reception===The new flagship processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+gen 1 with eight kernels, has an operational memory of LPDDR5 of 8 and 16 Gbyte. The UFS 3.1 flash drive has a capacity of 128 or 256 Gbyte in the first case, and only 256 Gbyte in the second case.
There's a double camera in the back. The main one is the 50 Mp unit with the Sony IMX766 sensor and the hybrid optical and electronic stabilization in six axles. According to the ASUS, the system provides compensation for movements at the mechanical stabilizer level. The second is the 12 Mp module based on the Sony IMX363 transducer with wide-angle optics. The front camera is performed on the 12 Mp sensor Sony IMX663.
The smartphone is protected against moisture and dust in accordance with IP68. The dimensions are 146.6 x 68.2 x 9.5 mm, and the weight is 165 g. A 4300 mAh battery with 30 W HyperCharger charger is used.