ASUS ZENFONE 8 Posts on XDA

ASUS rolls out new ZenUI updates to the ZenFone 8 & 6 and ROG Phone 5 & 3

ASUS is rolling out a bunch of software updates to its flagship smartphones. From the 2019 ZenFone 6 to the gaming-focused ROG Phone 3 and ROG Phone 5, to the latest and greatest ZenFone 8, all phones are being treated to a new ZenUI update. Most of these are minor updates, fixing bugs, improving stability,...

ASUS ZenFone 8 receives another update with camera improvements and bug fixes

A few days after unveiling the new ZenFone 8 lineup, ASUS rolled out the first OTA update for both devices. The first update brought several improvements to the phone's performance, camera quality, and connectivity, along with the Android security patches for April 2021. Now, ASUS is rolling out yet another update for the compact ZenFone...

ASUS joins the Android 12 Beta launch party with a build for the ZenFone 8

Google I/O 2021 is upon us, and it's raining Android 12 builds. We're getting treated to Android 12 Beta 1 today, an upgrade from the previous Developer Previews, and OEMs are also invited to the party now. Snapdragon 888 is the flavor of the season, and OEMs like Xiaomi, OPPO, Realme, OnePlus, and Vivo are...

Kernel sources are now available for the latest phones from ASUS, POCO, Sony, and more

There is an abundance of options in the Android smartphone market. Along with that, there are countless options to customize and modify your phone beyond the options offered by OEMs, thanks to the devoted developers who make XDA such a unique community. One of the prerequisites for these custom modifications is the availability of kernel...

ASUS rolls out its first post-launch update to the ZenFone 8 series

ASUS has now released the ZenFone 8 series. Users that are looking into proper follow-ups to the ZenFone 6 and ZenFone 7 might find themselves at home with the ZenFone 8 Flip as it retains the same backflip camera mechanism that flips the back camera over to the front instead of having a front camera....

The ASUS ZenFone 8 is the small phone to beat in 2021

I remember the first time I was ever truly excited about a smartphone. When HTC (remember when they were relevant?) released the Evo 4G on Sprint, it was the first Android phone to be widely considered a proper iPhone competitor. It was also considered a huge smartphone at the time as its 4.3-inch display dwarfed...

The compact ZenFone 8 is the centerpiece of ASUS’ new flagship lineup

Over the last few weeks, we saw several leaks and teasers about ASUS' flagship ZenFone 8 lineup. The company has now finally lifted the covers off the new devices, and they offer a host of premium features at a relatively affordable price. As seen in previous leaks, the ASUS ZenFone 8 lineup consists of two...

ASUS ZenFone 8 specs leak ahead of next week’s launch

While we wait for ASUS to hold its May 12 event, the internet has been busy spoiling the fun. The company already teased the event would see the unveil of the ZenFone 8, and thanks to a new leak, we have the phone’s specs before the official announcement. Tipster Mukul Sharma shared what he claims are...

ASUS ZenFone 8 series leaks in full, revealing compact “Mini” and larger “Flip” models

ASUS has an event scheduled for May 12, when it’s expected to unveil the ZenFone 8 series. (You already know where this is going…) Ahead of that event, a new leak has revealed specs for the ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 8 Flip, along with renders of each device. Image: 91Mobiles According to 91Mobiles, the ZenFone 8 Flip...

ASUS is bringing back the headphone jack with the ZenFone 8

After launching the ROG Phone 5 lineup earlier this year, Taiwanese smartphone OEM ASUS is gearing up to launch its much-awaited ZenFone 8 series. The company will host a virtual launch event for the flagship lineup early next month, but it has already started sharing some key details about the upcoming devices. Just a couple of...

The ASUS ZenFone 8 may have a higher refresh rate than the ZenFone 7

ASUS is no stranger to making phones with high refresh rate displays. You just need to have a look at the ROG line of smartphones to see what I'm talking about. The ROG Phone 2 from 2019 made headlines for being one of the very first phones to launch with a 120Hz AMOLED display, the...

The ASUS ZenFone 8 might not have a flip camera

Taiwanese OEM ASUS is gearing up to launch its flagship ZenFone 8 lineup early next month. Over the last few weeks, we've seen a couple of leaks and teasers about the upcoming devices, which have revealed that ASUS will add a new compact flagship to the lineup this year, which might pack a 5.9-inch 120Hz...