Asus launched Zenfone Max Pro (M1) in India recently exclusively on Flipkart. The smartphone was made available for pre-order yesterday on the e-commerce website. Now as per Asus, the company has received a tremendous response and the stocks sold out despite a high number of phones that were up for pre-orders. The next sale for the smartphone will be held on May 10, 2018.
The smartphone is priced at Rs 10,999 for the 3GB of RAM and Rs 12,999 for the 4GB of RAM. Ther Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 has also got its first major update bringing enhancements in security and camera departments inside the mid-range device.
The Zenfone Max Pro (M1) features a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, 450 nits brightness, 15000:1 contrast ratio and 85 percent NTSC colour gamut. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor along with Adreno 509 GPU. The phone comes in two memory options: one with 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM, while other features 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM.
Asus Zenfone Max Pro features a dual-camera setup at the rear, which comes with a combination of 13-megapixel primary sensor with f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, 5 element lens, 80-degree wide angle lens, while there is a 5-megapixel secondary sensor for bokeh effects. For the front, there is an 8-megapixel front-facing camera f/2.0 aperture, 85.5 wide angle lens and 26mm focal length.
The smartphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with near stock experience and it features a 5000mAh battery with 10W charger. The device also ships with a passive Max-box amplifier which boosts the audio experience by a significant margin. The fingerprint sensor at the back panel works fine in our testing as well. On the connectivity front, it supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, dual-SIM, dedicated microSD card slot, GPS and micro USB port.