ASUS Pegasus X002 64-bit quad-core smartphone launched in China priced at USD 129

ASUS has unveiled the ASUS Pegasus X002, the company’s latest budget smartphone in China which competes with the Xiaomi Redmi 1s. Lets go through its specifications.


The ASUS Pegasus X002 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD capacitive multi-touch display. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6732 64-bit processor along with Mali-T760 GPU. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with Zen UI on top of it and hopefully will get upgraded to Android 5.0 Lollipop in the near future. The smartphone has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card.

On the camera front, the ASUS Pegasus X002 has a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with a 88-degree wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. The dimensions of the smartphone are 146 x 73 x 9.9 mm which makes it quite thick compared to modern-day smartphones. It weighs 140 grams. It is a dual SIM phone.


On the connectivity front, the Pegasus X002 is equipped with 4G TD-LTE/3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. It has a 2,500 mAh battery under the hood.

The ASUS Pegasus X002 will come in Charcoal Black and Pearl White colour variants with back cover in Red and Gold colours. It has been priced at 7,99 Yuan (USD 129/ INR 8,125 approximately) in China. There are no details about the smartphone’s global release yet.

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