Zenfone 8 series would normally be presented to consumers on May 12. However, the company decided the Zenfone 8 series planned launch in India due to the intense coronavirus cases in the country.
While the number of cases continued to grow rapidly in India, manufacturers decided to delay the introduction of their new products until a later date. Realme did this first, and now Asus has decided to do it. The Taiwanese manufacturer has announced it is launching its Zenfone 8 series models here indefinitely.
Zenfone 8 Series India launch delayed
Dinesh Sharma, president of ASUS India region, made the following statement regarding the cancellation of the promotional event:
“While the world is excited about the launch of our new smartphone; we have decided to postpone the launch until the current scenario improves in India. Our thoughts and prayers are in support of the #stayhomestaysafe campaign for those affected by Covid. “
While the world is excited about the launch of our new smartphone, we at ASUS India have made a conscious decision to delay the launch until the current scenario improves. Our thoughts and prayers are with those affected by Covid #stayhomestaysafe, come out stronger! # IndiaFightsCOVID19
– Dinesh Sharma (@sharmadinesh) May 10, 2021
Asus’ new Zenfone 8 series will be launched in other countries between May 12-13. The company will launch two new models, Zenfone 8 and Zenfone 8 Turn around. If we talk about the features of this Zenfone 8; It comes in a perforated screen design and dual rear cameras. The device also gets a 5.92-inch screen.
Zenfone 8 Flip, on the other hand, will keep the clamshell camera design of the company’s previous models, the Zenfone 6 and Zenfone 7 series. In addition, both phones will be powered by the Snapdragon 888 chipset and backed by 30W fast charging.