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Asus joined the Indian online smartphone war with Zenfone series

With the introduction of Moto G by Motorola exclusively on Flipkart, the great indian online smartphone war had begun. Smartphones with great specs became cheaper with the online only distribution method. Now, Asus has joined the incredible war by introducing Asus Zenfone Series smartphones which is available exclusively on Flipkart.

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Asus launched three new smartphones in India which are Zenfone 4, Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6. The naming scheme is based on their display sizes.
The Asus Zenfone 4 comes in two variants: the 4 inch model priced at Rs. 5,999 and the 4.5 inch model priced at Rs. 6,999 (not available on Flipkart). The Zenfone 5 8GB model is priced at Rs. 9,999 while its elder brother, 16GB variant is available for Rs. 12,999. Last but not the least, Zenfone 6 is priced at Rs. 16,999 for its 16GB model.

The Asus Zenfone series runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with the new Zen UI skin which is believed to feature a simplified UI yet attractive, it comes with easy-to-access icons and menus. We can also select themes to match the device colours and there’s a new feature called What’s Next to keep track of a user’s daily schedule. The Asus Zenfone series will be upgradable to Android 4.4 kitkat in the near future.

The Zenfone series also come with a “Pixel camera technology that includes a set of feature such as Selfie Mode and Depth of Field Mode, Low Light Mode and Time Rewind to deliver what Asus calls an enhanced image capturing experience.

We will take a look at all the Zenfone models in a different article. Stay tuned for the same.

Source: NDTV Gadgets

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  • Well, I think all the zenfone series received kitkat update. Research more before posting 😛

    • TheTecholic

      Hey Nilesh Zenfones received a firmware update on August 6. It is still due for the Kitkat update. 🙂