Asus today in Computex announces the it latest range of products comprises of the ZenWatch 2, ZenFone Selfie, ZenPad 8.0 and ZenPad S 8.0.
The ZenWatch 2 comes in two sizes, 37mm and 41mm, with 18mm and 22mm strap sizes, respectively, both featuring AMOLED dipslays with Gorilla Glass 3, IP67 dust and water resistance, magnetic charging cables, and use unspecified Qualcomm processors (likely still a Snapdragon 400).
Zenwatch 2 comes in three stainless steel finishes, silver, gunmetal, and rose gold. It also comes in multiple material and color options for the bands, including rubber in blue, orange, red, and taupe, and leather in khaki, brown, gray, blue, and orange.
Pricing and Availability: The specify price and release date was not announced yet.
The smartphone section is the next with the unveiling of the ZenFone Selfie. The zenfone selfie is basically a ZenFone 2 with a big fat front-facing camera for enough selfies.
Aside from the camera, the major difference here seems to be the chipset, with ASUS having moved to the increasingly popular Snapdragon 615 octa-core chip on this device, as opposed to the Intel Atom in the ZenFone 2. The front-facing camera has an f/2.2 aperture and 88-degree field of view with 13MP of resolution.
The same 5.5″ 1080p IPS display is on board, and the phone will come in seven colors (which, again: availability will vary by market). Release date and pricing were, again, unannounced.
Then came the Zenpads, yes tow basic range in four models were announced.
Then there are the four ZenPad models, a 7-inch ZenPad 7 (Z370C/CG/CL), the 8-inch ZenPad 8.0 (Z380C/KL) and ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580C/CA) with optional Z Stylus, and the 10-inch ZenPad 10.1 (Z300C/CG/CL) with an optional keyboard. Asus only really talked about the ZenPad S 8.0 and there aren’t many details available about the other three.
ZenPad S 8.0
The ZenPad S 8.0 has an 8-inch 2048×1536 resolution IPS display, 64-bit Intel Atom Z3580 processor and 4GB of RAM, both from the ZenFone 2. The tablet has a metallic finish with hairline pattern and diamond-cut edges. It’s also 6.6mm thick and weighs 298g. The ZenPad S 8.0 also comes with an optional Z Stylus with 1024 levels of pressure sensitivity and up to 1.2mm writing tip.
No pricing or any other useful information has been announced so far.