ASUS has wasted no time and a few hours after the announcement of Qualcomm has officially the Zenfone 3 Deluxe version with Snapdragon processor 821. It is thus the first smartphone based on the new SoC, can deliver up to 10% higher than the previous Snapdragon 820. Other models with the latest chip manufactured by Qualcomm would be the two HTC Nexus and the Samsung Galaxy Note 7.
The new version inherits almost all the features from Zenfone 3 Deluxe announced in late May, together with the other two models in the series. The only differences are precisely the Snapdragon 821 2.4GHz processor and the size of the reserved space inside the storage that the Taiwanese manufacturer has increased up to 256 GB. The hardware also has a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED screen with full HD resolution (1920 × 1080 pixels), 6 GB of RAM, microSD slot, 23-megapixel rear camera with f / 2.0 aperture, dual tone LED flash, autofocus laser, OIS and EIS, 8-megapixel front camera with f / 2.0 aperture and wide-angle lens