Asus has finally launched its new budget-oriented smartphone today named ‘Zenfone 3s Max’ for Rs 14,999. The smartphone packs a whopping 5000 mAh battery and comes in Black and Gold colour variants. The device will be available both offline and online starting today
Jumping straight into specifications, the Zenfone 3s Max comes in with a 5.2-inch HD (720 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D curved display with 75% of screen-to-body ratio. The display is wrapped around a beautiful metallic unibody shell which follows the same design language as any other latest budget smartphone. The device is 8.85mm thick and weighs at 175 grams. Digging inside, the smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz 64-bit Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 processor coupled with Mali T860 GPU. There is 3GB of RAM inside with 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 2TB via microSD card which fits in a hybrid Dual SIM tray. For the camera, Asus has given a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and Dual LED flash whereas we also get an 8-megapixel 85 degrees Field of View front camera. The rear camera also comes with the Asus’s trademark 52-megapixel super resolution feature, HDR, QR reader, Night Mode, Light Mode, Time Lapse effect etc. The camera can record videos at 1080p at max.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS with A-GPS, 4G with VoLTE and microUSB which also supports reverse charging. There is also a fingerprint sensor at the front which doubles up as the Home Button when pressed. The smartphone runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat and packs in a huge 5000 mAh battery. Asus claims that this battery can give you 34 days of Standby on 4G and 28 hours of talk time on 3G.