In an event in New Delhi, Asus has launched ZenFone 3 range of smartphones. The high-end ZenFone 3 Deluxe launched today comes in two versions – one with 6GB RAM, 64 GB of internal storage and Snapdragon 820 processor priced at Rs. 49,999. The other variant comes with 6GB RAM, 256GB of internal storage and is packed with Snapdragon 821 processor which is priced Rs. 62,999. Rest of the features of both the variants are same.
The Zenfone 3 Deluxe has strong, impressive, elegant and light aluminum alloy unibody. This is the world’s first all-metal smartphone with an invisible antenna design.
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.
For selfies, this phone comes with an 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture and 85-degree wide-viewing angle.
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. It comes with Hybrid dual SIM (micro+nano/microSD).
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.
This phone will be available in Glacier Silver, Sand Gold and Titanium Gray colour options. This will be available from next month across all major e-commerce sites and Asus Exclusive stores.