Asus is going to launch the Asus Zenfone Zoom S in Indonesia on May 16. The Zenfone Zoom S was earlier speculated to be a new smartphone altogether, but now it appears that the device is just a new variant of the Zenfone 3 Zoom. Also Read - Asus ZenBook 13 OLED UM325U review: Premium design, snappy performanceAlso Read - Asus ROG Zephyrus, TUF series laptops refreshed for 2021: Price, specifications and more
As per GSMArena, the Zenfone Zoom S device is currently listed on the Thai version of company’s official website and the listing bears the same model number as the Zenfone 3 Zoom launched earlier this year in February. The listing also mentions a similar 5.5-inch display size on Zenfone Zoom S as on the Zenfone 3 Zoom. Earlier rumors suggested that the Zenfone S might have a smaller 5.2-inch display. Also Read - Android 12 beta 2 rolling out: New privacy features, tweaked design and more
The Zenfone Zoom S boasts a dual-rear camera setup which includes a pair of 12-megapixel Sony IMX362 sensors with f/1.7 lenses. The two cameras together offer 2.3x lossless zoom and 12X digital zoom. It is also capable of 4K video recording. Up front, the device sport a 13-megapixel selfie snapper.
Asus Zenfone Zoom S Features and Specifications
While not much is known about the specification of the Zenfone Zoom S, what we know so far is the device runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 out-of-the-box with ZenUI custom skin on top. It is expected to get Android Nougat 7.0 later. The device is said to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC paired with 4GB RAM. It would come in three storage variants- 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB. ALSO READ: Asus ROG Strix GL553V Review: Packs style and power, but
The smartphone houses a 5,000mAh battery and with reverse charging support it doubles up as power bank allowing users to charge their other portable devices on the go. It also sports a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel. The dual-SIM enabled device is expected to offer standard connectivity suite including 4G, VoLTE, WiFi, and Bluetooth.