Zenfone 5 Official Released, Similar to iPhone X

As has been leaked before, Asus reveals the presence of Zenfone 5 (2018) in the arena of Mobile World Congress. Taiwanese manufacturer was even at the same time released three units of smartphones.

All three are the standard version of Zenfone 5 ZE620KL (2018), Zenfone 5Q (Lite) and the highest version of Zenfone 5Z. What’s the difference?

Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 5Z have a very similar front view to the iPhone X. Carrying a full-screen design with a thin frame, the Zenfone duo has a notch for the speaker’s earpiece and front camera.

While for Zenfone 5Q (called Lite outside America) has a larger body size because it still leaves the bottom and top frame that is still quite thick. In terms of display Zenfone 5 and 5Z has a size of 6.2 inch while Zenfone 5 Lite measuring 6 inch.

Similarities between Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 5Z can also be seen from the main camera placement. Both have a dual main camera on the left side of the phone vertically. The difference Asus puts the flash below, while Apple is in the middle between the cameras. In addition there is a fingerprint sensor nearby.

Unlike the Zenfone 5 Lite, Asus pinned a double camera in the middle and flash left of the phone followed by fingerprint scanner sensor underneath.


Asus Zenfone 5 Lite uses octa-core processor Snapdragon 630 with 2.2 GHz clock and supported by 4 GB RAM and 64 GB ROM. Then from the battery, Asus provides a power capacity of 3300 mAh.

The camera uses a 16-megapixel dual-lens with a f / 2.2 diaphragm on the back and a 20-megapixel camera on the front. This smartphone has run Android OS Oreo 8.0.

While Asus Zenfone 5 get a slightly higher processor that is octa-core 1.8 GHz, Snapdragon 636. Besides the RAM is also more relief of 6 GB with the same ROM, 64 GB. The battery is 3,300mAh.

In the sector of photography, Zenfone 5 has a 12 megapixel dual main camera and 8 megapixels (wide angle 120 degrees). Then the camera in front of 8 megapixels. Zenfone 5 has run Android Oreo 8.0.

As the highest version, Zenfone 5Z uses the most advanced buku mimpi Snapdragon 845 processor with 2.8 GHz octa-core brain. The processor is paired with 8 GB of jumbo RAM and 256 GB ROM and also 3,300 mAh battery.

The camera used is still like the standard version of a 12-megapixel (f / 1.8) dual-lens and 8 megapixel (wide angle 120 degrees) on the back, and 8 megapixels on the front for video calls and selfie.

Zenfone 5Z has also run Android 8.0 Oreo, as quoted from Phone Arena, Wednesday (28/2/2018). For now there is no information when the third Zenfone will enter the Indonesian market.