Alongside a number of computing announcements, Asus announced the launch of their brand new ZenFone 3 smartphone line-up.
Kicking off with the normal ZenFone 3, Asus have made the phone 3mm thinner than the ZenFone 2, building it with a new sandblasted metal frame that features a 2.1mm thin bezel and a 7.69mm frame.
It also features a new 16-megapixel rear-facing camera, and an 8-megapixel shooter on the front, which also features Tritech autofocusing technology that Asus say will get your image sharper in just 0.03 seconds.
It also has a Snapdragon 625 Octo-core processor inside with 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage and a 3,000 mAh battery.
The ZenFone 3 will be available in Shimmer Gold, Aqua Blue, Sapphire Black, and Moonlight White.
Asus also announced a Deluxe model and Ultra model of the ZenFone 3.
The Deluxe model is “the world’s first full metal unibody chassis with ‘invisible antenna’ design” according to Asus, which means that the antenna lines aren’t noticeable, providing a cleaner look.
It also comes with a cleaner casing, which has been made with “aerospace-grade aluminium”, this equates to a device that has a thickness of just 4.2mm.
The Deluxe also has a 23-megapixel rear-facing camera, with an 8-megapixel front facing shooter and the same Tritech focusing system.
Inside there is also a Snapdragon 820 processor with 6GB of RAM, 256GB of storage and a 3,000 mAh battery. There’s also support for QuickCharge 3.0 and Type-C USB 3.0.
The Deluxe model will be available in Titanium Gray, Glacier Silver, and Sand Gold.
The Final model on the list is the Ultra, it also features the same aluminium unibody with “invisible antenna” design as the Deluxe, with a 6.8mm chassis.
Aside from that, it has a 6.8-inch screen with a 23-megapixel rear facing camera, 8MP front-facing camera, a Snapdragon 652 Octa-core processor, 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.
The Ultra model will be available in Titanium Gray, Glacier Silver, and Rose Pink.