It is the latest camera-centric smartphone by Asus, comes with dual rear camera setup – 12MP+12MP. The main 12MP rear camera features 25mm wide angle lens, Sony IMX362 sensor, 1.4μm pixel size (1/2.55″ sensor size) and f/1.7 aperture, while the secondary 12MP camera offers 12x digital zoom and 2.3x optical zoom with 59mm-equivalent telephoto lens. They both have OIS and EIS are on board too, along with 4K video recording.
It also has TriTech+ optimization that selects one of three auto-focus methods — Dual Pixel PDAF, continuous AF and Laser AF to use at any given time and promises image capture in just 0.03 seconds, even with a moving subject. On the front it has a 13MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX214 sensor.
Other specs include the 5.5-inch Full HD (1080p) AMOLED display, power-efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (64-bit) Octa-core processor, 3GB RAM, 32GB expandable internal storage and a huge 5000mAh battery. It also has a Fingerprint sensor on the back and runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with Zen UI 3.0 on top.
Unfortunately, the website does not reveal when the pre-order will end and the actual shipping will start.