Dear Readers, I am sure you must remember the announcement ASUS made regarding its latest Smartphone models ZenFone 5, ZenFone 5Z, and ZenFone 5 Lite at the Mobile World Congress a couple of months back. The long wait is over folks!
The much awaited ZenFone 5 has been launched in a few Asian markets including Singapore and Taiwan. Here is what we know about the latest offering from ASUS. In the magical city state of Singapore the Smartphone costs S $ 488 which is around Rupees 24,254. So, we can be pretty sure that it will compete with the likes of the newly launched OPPO F7 and Vivo V9 in the Indian market. The more the merrier!
It has a shiny glass and metal design which will surely turn heads and catch eyeballs. The ZenFone 5 truly stands out from the crowds. The processor is Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 and it has been coupled with the Adreno 509 GPU. There is 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage, expandable up to a whopping 2 TB through a microSD card. Your ZenFone 5 features a 6.2 inch FHD+ Super IPS+ with an iPhone X-like notch at the top. The Selfie camera is 8 MP while the dual rear cameras are 12 MP and 8 MP.
The operating system is Android 8.0 Oreo with Asus ZenUI 5.0 skin over it. Battery 3,300 mAh and colours available are Midnight Blue and Meteor Silver. It is loaded with superior Artificial Intelligence about which we will learn as time progresses. The Smartphone features a headphone jack and supports Bluetooth 5 and aptX for wireless headphones.
The ZenFone 5Z is powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor + Adreno 630 GPU. The screen size is 6.2 inch with an aspect ratio of 19:9 and your Smartphone boasts of a 90% screen-to-body ratio. 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of ROM make it a powerful performer. The Snapdragon X20 Gigabit LTE modem delivers an amazingly fast Internet speed.
Your ZenFone 5 Lite completes the trio of new ASUS Smartphones. It comes with a 6 inch FHD+ Super IPS+ display with a 18:9 aspect ratio. Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor + Adreno 508 GPU. 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage. Enjoy the ultra-wide shot with its quad-camera setup. 20 MP dual Selfie cameras and 16 MP dual rear cameras make the ZenFone 5 Lite one of its kind offering. The glass body design coupled with the ultra-slim bezels give it a premium look. The colours available are Rouge Red, Moonlight White, and Midnight Black. The 3,300 mAh battery is capable of delivering up to 24 days of 4G standby time, up to 4 days of music playback, and up to 30 hours of 3G talk time. The ZenFone 5 Lite works on the ZenUI ethic of simpler, smarter, and smoother.
Learned Readers, these 3 superior Smartphones are expected to be launched in the Indian market soon. Stay tuned for more updates.