Asus Zenfone 3 will be unveiled in June
According to PhoneDog, Asus's next generation Zenfone smartphone will be unveiled in June 2016.Previous rumors claimed that Asus Zenfone 3 would be announced on 30 May, a day head of Computex 2016. Tech expert say that Asus Zenfone 3 will be a gigantic hit in the market in the second half of the year, as its previous models are among the most desired smartphones in emerging countries.
Asus says that the Zenfone 3 will target mostly mid-range customers in China, Brazil and Southeast Asia. Last year, the Taiwanese smartphone maker shipped more than 10 million Zenfone 2 units, making it one of the most successful devices in the company's history.
According to sources, the Zenfone 3 will feature Qualcomm or MediaTek SoCs, and 90% of all Zenfone 3 models will be fueled by Qualcomm chips, while the remaining 10% will be powered by MediaTek chips.
Tech experts say that Asus will launch three variants of the device including the Zenfone 3 Max, the standard Zenfone 3 and the Zenfone Deluxe. Noticeably, the Zenfone 3 Max is expected to account for two - thirds of the global Zenfone shipments in 2016.