ASUS Zenfone 3 Max has been announced at Zenvolution 2016 event in Vietnam, along with the Zenfone 3 Laser. It is basically the international variant of the Zenfone Pegasus 3, that was announced in China last month. Lets check out the specifications and features of the device below.
ASUS Zenfone 3 Max Specifications
The ASUS Zenfone 3 Max features a 5.2-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD 2.5D curved glass display, that is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass and has 75% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and comes with 32 GB of internal memory, which is further expandable via microSD card. It runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box with Zen UI 2.0 on top.
The Zenfone 3 Max rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. On the front, it has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano/microSD), and comes with a fingerprint sensor on the back, that can unlock the phone in 0.2 seconds. It has a metal body.
On the connectivity front, it comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The smartphone packs in a 4,100 mAh battery (non-removable) under the hood, that promises up to 30 days of standby time, 20 hours of talk time on 3G, 20 hours of web browsing on 4G and 15 hours of video playback. Like previous Zenfone Max smartphones, this can also charge other devices as it has reverse charging support.
The ASUS Zenfone 3 Max is available in Glacier Silver, Sand Gold and Titanium Gray color variants. It has been priced at 4,490,000 Vietnamese Dong (US $199 / INR Rs 13,382 approximately). There is no information about global roll out yet. The company has also announced the ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser, which has been priced at 5,990,000 Vietnamese Dong (US $266 / INR Rs 17,853 approximately).