The failure is the rechargible battery. The battery will not charge, it is defective.
The screen is beautiful, maxes out at 800 nits, and using hdr can go as high as 1100 nits. The dual camera housing in the rear is a unique look and one that i enjoy. The battery life is phenomenal, and can easily get you through 3 days of light use.
The asus zenfone 9 is a small, compact phone with flagship specs. It has the latest snapdragon processor with vapor chamber cooling, all in a compact size. Same chip as the rog phone 6.
Best sun 6 android handset if you don't want a samsung product. Wifi 6 is overkill but very nice to have. It's as close to stock android as you can get.
There's no warning about turning the volume up to high, which would be nice so i know i'm not damaging my ears, although that's a minor quip and not really a con. The speakers are the best i've ever heard from any phone. Headphone jack is a real treat... Read More
The fingerprint sensor is super reliable and quick, it unlocks the first time every time. It even has some really cool features like a screenshot button in the notification menu/bar. Clean and stock android experience with minor asus specific nuances ... Read More
The rma process is extremely confusing. The listing still says that if pre-ordering by 10/15, that we'd receive a pair of the asus earbuds. It clearly states in the details that it is, so obviously that's quite misleading and i'm very disappointed.