Asus is gearing up to release the newest member of its popular Zenfone lineup, the Zenfone 10. Prior to its launch, there have been a series of leaks and glimpses of the device thanks to Geekbench sightings, and now we even have an insight into its possible pricing.
As part of their promotional efforts, Asus has developed a dedicated website for blind camera testing of the forthcoming Zenfone 10. This platform invites users to participate in a vote, comparing a series of images and providing invaluable feedback for camera optimization. As an incentive, participants also get a chance to be part of a lucky draw with the grand prize being a Zenfone 10 upon its official release. During this event, a user by the name of Wichaya Poka stumbled upon the device's price in the terms and conditions section. As per this revelation, the estimated retail price of the Zenfone 10 will be around $749.
Asus Zenfone 10 could not be hidden anymore, here are the basic features of the new phone
Considering this leaked price point, it seems that the base model of Zenfone 10 may see a price bump of about $50 across all versions compared to its predecessor. To provide some context, the Zenfone 9 was initially priced at $699 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, while the 8GB RAM/256GB and 16GB RAM/256GB models were set at $749 and $799 respectively. Now, let's explore what we know so far about the much-awaited Zenfone 10.
Rumored specifications for the Asus Zenfone 10 include a 6.3-inch AMOLED display with a smooth 120Hz refresh rate. It's suggested that the smartphone could be powered by a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor and expected to feature the Android 13 operating system straight out of the box. The Zenfone 10 is rumored to pack a staggering 200MP primary camera, potentially with optical image stabilization (OIS) support. Moreover, the device is thought to carry an IP68 rating for dust and water resistance. As for availability, the Zenfone 10 is expected to hit the market in the fourth quarter of 2023, with a choice of three different color options for prospective buyers.