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Asus Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders
Asus Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders
Asus Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders
Asus Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders

Informr score
The Asus Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders currently has an Informr score of 7.7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 7 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
2.84 GHz
Screen Size
64+ MP, f/1.8

What the Critics Are Saying...


The Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders is a great phone, with a full bundle of quality components - if you can accomodate to the high asking price. This phone is partly a showcase of what Qualcomm can do with Snapdragon 888 and some of its other technologies, with a particular focus on audio. There'...

- Chris Hall, Pocket-lint

With an overall score of 133, the Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders is a strong contender at the top of the DXOMARK Camera ranking. It scores two points higher than the Oppo Find X3 Pro and Vivo X50 Pro+ (both 131) and three more than the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (130). It is also capable of matchin...

- Lars Rehm, DxOMark

On paper, the Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders seems like a spec chaser’s dream. But headline features like Snapdragon Sound aren’t ready yet, 5G performance is reliant on your carrier and coverage, while the camera is still pending a major update that may improve performance. Not only does this p...

- Cherlynn Low, Engadget

If the few missing features on the Smartphone For Snapdragon Insiders aren’t deal breakers for you, and the prospect of a high-performance device that exploits all of the features of its leading-edge platform are appealing to you, this is one heck of a nice smartphone. It has an attractive design in...

- Marco Chiappetta, Hothardware
PC Magazine

This Asus-made phone for Qualcomm's Snapdragon fan club lets you tweak performance to a rare extent, but unfinished software gets in the way of appreciating everything the Snapdragon 888 can do.

- Sascha Segan, PC Magazine

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Common Questions

Asus Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders prices will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. Asus's suggested retail price is $1499.00. You can compare Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders prices from around the web here on The Informr.

Asus backs up the Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Asus support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Asus's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Asus Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders's screen size is 6.78 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2.84 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm) Octa-core 2.84 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 11 operating system (OS).

64+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 64+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 24+ megapixels resolution.

512 GB

Internal memory is 512 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4000 mAh battery.

Smartphone for Snapdragon Insiders Specs

Release Date July 8, 2021
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 11

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Processor Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm) Octa-core 2.84 GHz
Internal Storage 512 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX Adaptive, aptX HD
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
64+ Megapixels, f/1.8
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, 2nd camera feature (8 MP, F2.4, Telephoto), 3rd camera feature (12 MP, F2.2, Ultrawide)
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
8K (7680 × 4320 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
24+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Aperture F2.5
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology Super AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 395 pixels
Size 6.78 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 144Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Midnight Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 17.31 x 7.72 x 0.95 cm (6.8 x 3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 210 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack No
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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