A Snapdragon powered Asus smartphone appears on TENAA

0

According to a leak, Qualcomm started to develop its own gaming phones with Asus last year. It seems like now the phone is ready to launch soon in the market. A new Asus smartphone, powered by Snapdragon recently made an appearance in China’s certification authority, TENAA.

Asus_I007D

Must see: Google Play future updates may refine Snapdragon performance

TENAA recently posted some images of a smartphone online disclosing a Snapdragon-based Asus device. The image shows a phone with a Snapdragon name and logo in the center, and the Asus logo placed at the bottom. Also, the picture gives a hint that there is a rear fingerprint scanner. However, the filing explicitly lists an in-display sensor.

The listing reveals the model number of the upcoming device as Asus_I007D. Reportedly, this matches a device code-named VODKA, referred from the ROG hone 5 firmware. FYI, two more devices were found alongside VODKA, codenamed as SAKE and PICASSO. However, these two handsets are already launched as Zenfone 8 and Zenfone 8 Flip.

Concluding from this, VODKA (ASUS_I007D) could be part of the ZenFone 8 series as they have somewhat similar specs as well. But also, in another case, this could be the new rumored Qualcomm-ASUS gaming phone.

As mentioned, the newly spotted device shares its specs with ZenFone 8 series. According to TENAA’s listing, the phone will feature a 6.78-inch OLED screen. Under the hood, it will equip a 2.84GHz octa-core processor with a Snapdragon chipset (probably Snapdragon 888). Also, it will fuel the latest stable channel, Android 11 out of the box.

The phone will ship with a 3,840 mAh battery along with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. In the shooting section, VODKA will house a triple rear camera setup consisting of a 64MP primary camera. On the other side, it will carry a 12MP selfie snapper. Furthermore, the images reveal a 3.5mm port onboard to serve connectivity purposes.

Related: Asus sends new software update to ZenFone 8 and ROG Phone 5
Previous articleRealme X50 5G & X50m gets stable Realme UI 2.0 update
Next articleGoogle brings the new Material You design to the Google Photos app
"Do anything, but let it produce joy" Excited about technology, Android lover. If not writing, you will probably find me traveling.
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments