The Taiwanese Tech Giants Asus finally launched its Zenfone 3 series at its Zenvolution event on Monday at the Humble House Taipei. Under the Zenfone 3 series, Asus launched three different smartphones: Zenfone 3, Zenfone 3 Deluxe and Zenfone 3 Ultra. All the three smartphones varies in different sizes and specifications.
The Zenfone 3 variants features a full metallic body and fingerprint support embedded on the back of the phones. All the models sport an 8-megapixel selfie camera (85-degree wide-angle lens) and hybrid dual-SIM slots. The rear cameras feature optical image stabilization, and electronic image stabilization for better handheld photography.
Asus Zenfone 3 Specifications
The Asus Zenfone 3 is the most basic model of the three. It has an aluminum frame body with 2.5 D Corning Gorilla Glass on the front and back. On the front is a 5.5-inch 1080 p Super IPS+ display with up to 500 nits brightness and 77.3% screen to body ratio.
The Zenfone 3 also has a 16 megapixel camera on the back with ASUS TriTech auto-focus that combines second generation laser auto-focus, phase detection auto-focus and contrast detection auto-focus to achieve focus in 0.03 seconds.
The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 and has up to 3 GB RAM and 32 GB in-built memory. A 4 GB RAM and 64 GB in-built memory option will also be available. The device is backed with a 3000 mAh battery. There is also a fingerprint sensor on the back.
The Zenfone 3 is priced starting at $249 that is approx Rs 16,800.
Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Specifications
The Zenfone 3 Deluxe has a full metal body with no visible antenna lines and 4.2 mm edges. It features a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display with over 100% NTSC color gamut and 79% screen to body ratio.
The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 that comes with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB in-built memory. The smartphone features a 23 mega-pixel Sony IMX318 camera with f/2.0 aperture, 4-axis optical image stabilization, and 4K video with the same TriTech auto-focus system as on the Zenfone 3.
The Zenfone 3 Deluxe uses a USB Type-C connector with USB 3.0 and Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support. The phone also has a fingerprint sensor on the back. Lastly, there is also a single five-magnet speaker and Hi-Res Audio support. The device is backed with a 3000 mAh battery.
The Zenfone 3 Deluxe is priced at $499 that is approx Rs 33,600.
Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra Specifications
The Zenfone 3 Ultra features a massive 6.8-inch 1080 p display with 95% NTSC color gamut support, 79% screen to body ratio, and what ASUS calls Tru2Life+ Video technology that uses a high-end 4K UHD TV-grade image processor. The Zenfone 3 also has two five-magnet speakers, Hi-Res Audio support, and also the first phone to have virtual 7.1 channel surround sound with DTS Headphone: X.
Zenfone 3 Ultra features a 23 mega-pixel camera as on the Zenfone 3 Deluxe. The phablet is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 with up to 4 GB RAM and 64 GB inbuilt memory. The device is backed with a 4600 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. There is a fingerprint sensor on the front of the device. All packed in a full metal body with no visible antenna lines.
The Zenfone 3 Ultra is priced for $479 that is approx Rs 32,200.
Source: GSM Arena