Asus of Taiwan has launched today slew of devices at an event in Taiwan. Among the smartphones segment, Asus has launched Zenfone 3 Deluxe, which is flagship device.
Besides its powerful hardware, the Zenfone 3 Deluxe has strong and light aluminum alloy unibody, and has a rear surface free of unsightly antenna lines and an ultra-thin 4.2mm edge.
The Zenfone 3 Deluxe features a 5.7-inch Full HD (1920 by 1080) Super AMOLED display. It is packed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor paired with Adreno 530 GPU, and integrated X12 LTE modem. It comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be extended upto 256GB via microSD card.
The ZenFone 3 Deluxe is equipped with 23MP rear camera featuring the latest Sony IMX318 image sensor, a large f/2.0 aperture lens, and 4-axis optical image stabilization for high-resolution, blur-free, and low-noise photos in almost any lighting condition. It also features 3-axis electronic image stabilization for steady 4K UHD videos. It also incorpoartes PixelMaster 3.0 technology, ASUS TriTech autofocus system that automatically selects 2nd generation laser, phase detection, or continuous autofocus to provide accurate and nearly instant 0.03-second focusing and subject tracking.
ZenFone 3 Deluxe has a built-in fingerprint sensor on the rear of the phone which is claimed to unlock the phone in just a fraction of a second. This phone runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Zen UI 3.0
This phone gets its juice from a 3000mAh battery with fast charging (Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0) supports. It also has reversible USB 3.0 Type-C port. It offers connectivity options of 4G LTE and other standard connectivity options.
This will be available in Gold, Silver, and Grey colour options. It is priced $499 and will start rolling out in the third quarter of this year. Their is no word when it will arrive in India.
The ZenFone 3 Deluxe also flaunts five-magnet speaker and NXP smart amplifier that provides clear, defined sound and also protects the speakers from damage. When listening over certified headphones, users can enjoy Hi-Res Audio (HRA) that provides up four-times-better sound quality than CDs, as claimed by the company.