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Newly unveiled Asus Zenfone 10 offers comfort without compromise

We didn’t get an Asus Zenfone 10 release date, but the announcement shows exactly how this exciting new mobile phone balances compact and comfort.

Asus Zenfone 10 release date: three Asus staff hold various versions of the Asus Zenfone 10

We might not have an Asus Zenfone 10 release date just yet, but today tech-makers Asus unveiled the latest in its line of smartphones, as the Asus Zenfone 10 announcement reveals why this new product could be an exciting release for fans of compact design. The Asus Zenfone 10 focuses on speed, customization, and one-handed controls, all in a powerful package. Hopefully, it makes our guide to the best gaming phone upon release.

This latest Zenfone boasts intuitive swipe gestures on the side of the device, so users can use their thumbs to control the camera, volume, and other quick controls without ever having to use their second hand. This is all in tandem with an upgraded 144hz refresh rate, a whopping Sony IMX766 50-megapixel sensor, and a smart stabilizing 6-axis gimbal system.

Eager customers can buy the Asus Zenfone 10 in one of five colors, with black, red, light blue, dark blue, and a new green colorway available at launch. Whatsmore, 50% of the materials in these new covers are bio-based materials and forest residue, while 100% of the packaging is recyclable materials. Alongside new features such as wireless charging, we can’t wait to get our hands on these exciting new devices.

Where can I watch the Asus Zenfone 10 launch event?

You can watch the Asus Zenfone 10 launch event with the video below. Watch the entire presentation for a detailed look at changes made to performance, audio technologies, the camera software, a 13.1% increase in battery life from the Zenfone 9, and other exciting details.

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How much does the Asus Zenfone 10 cost?

Currently, we only have confirmation of the prices in European countries, where the internal storage decides the price. The Asus Zenfone 10 costs 799€ (8GB RAM, 128 GB storage), 849€ (8GB RAM, 256GB storage), and 929€ (16GB RAM, 512 GB storage).

When is the Asus Zenfone 10 release date?

There’s no official Asus Zenfone release date, but Asus comments in the launch event that the device is set to “soon be available worldwide.” So, we expect to have it in our hands before the end of 2023. You can sign up for Asus Zenfone release date notifications over at the Asus website now.

What are the Asus Zenfone 10 release date key features?

The Asus Zenfone 10 features several improvements and new innovations to separate it from the Zenfone 9 and other phones on the market. These include:

  • Processor Qualcomm® Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2, Octa-Core, 3.2GHz
  • GPU Qualcomm® Adreno™ 740
  • UI Android™ 13 with new Zen UI
  • Display 5.92″ 20.4:9 (2400 x 1080) 144 Hz (only available in games) 800 nits outdoor readable brightness 1,100 nits peak brightness Avg Delta-E < 1
  • Dimensions 68.1 x 146.5 x 9.4 mm
  • Weight 172 g
  • Battery 4,300 mAh (typical)、Wired 30 W HyperCharge、Wireless 15 W Qi-certified charging
  • Memory Up to 16 GB LPDDR5X RAM
  • Storage Up to 512 GB UFS4.0 ROM
  • Sensors Accelerator, E-Compass, Proximity, Ambient light sensor, Side fingerprint sensor, Gyro (Support ARCore), Hall Sensor
  • Wireless Technology Integrated 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi 7: 802.11 be/ax/ac/b/g/n, (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz + 6 GHz), 2×2 MIMO, 2 Antenna, WiFi-Direct Bluetooth® 5.3 (Bluetooth Profile: HFP + A2DP + AVRCP + HID + PAN + OPP Additional Bluetooth audio codec: LDAC + aptX + aptX HD + aptX Adaptive+AAC)
  • GPS GNSS support GPS (L1/L5), Glonass (L1), Galileo (E1/E5a), BeiDou (B1/B2a), QZSS (L1/L5) and NavIC (L5).
  • I/O Ports USB 2.0 Type-C®, supports QC4.0/PD 3.0 Charging3.5 mm Audio Jack – Head phone
  • Camera Front Cam: 32 MP, RGBW, pixel binning technology. Rear Cam: 50 MP (Main camera Sony® IMX766) 13 MP (120° ultrawide-angle lens)
  • Voice Wakeup Yes
  • Speaker Receiver (as top speaker) 10 x 12 5-magnet Speaker 11 x 15 External Smart Amplifier x 2
  • Splash, Water, and Dust resistant IP65 / IP68
  • NFC Supported
  • Colors featuring Aurora Green, Midnight Black, Comet White, Eclipse Red, Starry Blue

Alright, folks, that’s all we have on the Asus Zenfone 10 announcement for today, but check back at Pocket Tactics soon for all the latest news on your favorite mobile devices and games. If you want to find the best way to play your favorite games on the go, check out our guides to the best portable gaming consoles and the best gaming iPhone next.