ASUS Zenfone Selfie with diamond cut back launched in India for Rs 12999

ASUS India has launched a new Zenfone Selfie in the country today, that features a diamond cut back panel, which is very similar to the Zenfone 2 Deluxe. The company had previously launched the Zenfone Selfie in India last year and later launched a 3GB RAM variant of the same as well. Lets check out the specifications of the new ASUS Zenfone Selfie.

ASUS Zenfone Selfie with diamond cut back launched in India for Rs 12999

ASUS Zenfone Selfie (ZD551KL) Specifications

The ASUS Zenfone Selfie features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 and has a 72% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core 64-bit processor along with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 3 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory, which is further 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.

The Selfie comes with 13 megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, Real Tone flash and Laser Auto Focus. On the front, it also has a 13 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, Real Tone flash and 88-degree wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It is 3.9 ~ 10.8 mm thick and weighs 170 grams. It supports Dual SIM, comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio.

On the connectivity front, it comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The phablet packs in a 3,000 mAh battery under the hood.

The ASUS Zenfone Selfie is available in Glacier Gray, Polygon-Illusion Diamond White, Sheer Gold, Illusion Polygon Blue and Illusion Smooth Pink color variants. It has been priced at Rs 12,999 and is currently exclusively selling on Amazon India. It will also be sold via retail stores across the country starting from September.

Commenting on this launch of new variant, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager for ASUS India, said:

The new Zenfone Selfie perfectly encapsulates the creativity of the ASUS design team with the stunning diamond cut back fashioned to deliver a stylish and luxury experience for the consumers. Apart from the design, the smartphone also offers great performance levels with its 3GB RAM and Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 to match the users’ performance needs.

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