The Taiwanese Tech Giants Asus has finally released there flagship smartphone under the Zenfone 3 Series, the Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe in the home country. The smartphone is priced at TWD 24,990 (approx US $800 or INR 53,500). The Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe is now the first ever smartphone to features the Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 821 SoC that comes 6 GB RAM, thus, making it the most powerful smartphone on papers till date.
According to GizmoChina, the Zenfone 3 Deluxe will be available in Glacier Silver, which will start shipping from September 12, and Shimmer Gold, which will be available from September 23.
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Specifications of Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe
The Zenfone 3 Deluxe is top-end phone among the Zenfone 3 devices. It features a 5.7-inch full HD Super AMOLED display with fingerprint sensor on the back. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor that comes in 4 GB RAM/32 GB internal storage and 6 GB RAM/128 GB internal storage variants. While the Snapdragon 821 variant comes with 6 GB RAM and 256 GB internal storage. The storage on the variants can be expanded up to 128 GB via micro-SD card. The smartphones will run on Asus Zen UI based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
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The device also features a 23 mega-pixel primary camera with Sony IMX318 sensor, laser auto-focus (with proprietary TriTech system), PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus) with 0.03 second focusing ability, f/2.0 aperture, 4-axis optical image stabilization, 3-axis electronic image stabilization for steady 4K UHD video recording. The device is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery that features quick charge 3.0 technology and Type C v 3.0 USB port. There is also a Fingerprint scanner at the back of the smartphone.
Recently, Asus India launched the Zenfone 3 series in the country. The Zenfone 3 (ZE520KL) is priced at INR 21,999, the Zenfone 3 (ZE552KL) at INR 27,999, the Zenfone 3 Ultra (ZU680KL) at INR 49,999, and Zenfone 3 Laser (ZC551KL) at INR 18,999. The high-end Zenfone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL) starts at INR 49,999, with the Snapdragon 821 model priced at INR 62,999.
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