The Zenfone Max Pro (M2) features a 6.3-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels, 450 cd/m2 brightness, 1500:1 contrast ratio and 94 per cent NTSC colour gamut. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with Adreno 512 GPU. It is backed by a 4GB of RAM coupled with 64GB/128GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 2TB via microSD card slot.
Asus is hosting the Asus OMG Days sale on Flipkart between March 11 and March 14. There will also be no-cost EMI options for a duration of 3 and 6 months with the purchase of all the Zenfone phones through Bajaj Finserv or other Credit cards.
Of the devices getting permanent price cuts, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 now starts at Rs 8,499 for the 3GB + 32GB version. The 4GB and 6GB RAM models of the device also receive price cuts and are now available for Rs 10,499 and Rs 12,499 respectively. The Zenfone 5Z now starts at Rs 24,999 instead of Rs 29,999.
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For around the same price, the Galaxy M20 competes with Asus’ Zenfone Max Pro M2 since both phones offer mid-range chipset with large battery units, a dual camera setup for photography and bezel-less displays with notches on the top.
Huawei's competition will be Asus and Realme who are selling their Zenfone Max Pro M2 and Realme U1 smartphones for respective starting prices of Rs 12,999 and Rs 11,999. With a mid-premium budget handset as a perspective, let’s find out which one offers the best in design, display, performance, battery and camera.
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 comes in three variants - 3GB of RAM with 32GB of internal storage for Rs 12,999, 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage priced at Rs 14,999, and 6GB RAM with 64GB storage option is priced at Rs 16,999.
For the same price, Xiaomi and Realme offer their Redmi Note 6 Pro and Realme 2 Pro as mid-range competitors to the Zenfone Max Pro M2. Which of these three will offer the best value proposition and are easy on the pocket at the same time? Let’s find out.