ASUS Zenfone Max with 5000mAh battery launched in India for Rs 9999

ASUS Zenfone Max (ZC550KL) was announced in India back in August at the ASUS ZenFestival. It comes with a massive 5000mAh battery under the hood and has been finally launched in the country today. Lets check out the specifications.


ASUS Zenfone Max Specifications

The ASUS Zenfone Max features a 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It is powered by a 1.0 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor along with Adreno 306 GPU. It has 2 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box with Zen UI 2.0 on top of it.

The phablet comes with 13 megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, Real Tone flash and Laser Auto Focus. On the front, it has a 5 megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture and 85-degree wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It supports Dual SIM, weighs 202 grams and is 10.55 mm thick.

On the connectivity front, it comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The phablet comes with a whopping 5,000 mAh non-removable battery under the hood, which can be used to charge other devices as well.


The ASUS Zenfone Max (ZC550KL) is available in Ceramic and Pure Black color variants and has been priced at Rs 9,999 in India. It can now be pre-ordered on Flipkart and Amazon India. The device will start selling from January 15, 2016.

Commenting on the launch and pre-booking, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager for ASUS India said,

“Timed perfectly with the new year, ZenFone Max takes our vision of providing luxury at an affordable price further. It combines a powerful battery with an innovative camera making it the perfect utility product for users who demand performance at all times. We are sure the phone will be appreciated by our patrons and take us a step closer to repeating the success we saw last year.”

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