Asus has today announced the launch of its latest budget-centric smartphone, the Zenfone Max Pro (M1), in India.
The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs10,999 for the 3GB of RAM and Rs 12,999 for the 4GB of RAM. The phone comes with Meteor Silver and Deepsea Black colour options and it will be exclusively available on Flipkart from May 03, 2018.
The major highlight of the smartphone is the new display trend and this is the first smartphone from Asus that comes with pure Android experience along with dual rear cameras and massive battery backup.
The smartphone 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 come 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.