Asus has introduced an upgraded version of Zenfone Max in India. The smartphone has been improvised in terms of processor and storage from the previous model but with an affordable price range, starting at ₹9,999/-. The Bollywood star Sonakshi Sinha is the first-ever brand ambassador in the country. The smartphone comes in two variants: 2GB RAM and 3GB RAM.
Display and Processor
Asus Zenfone Max sports a 5.5-inch display full HD with 720 * 1280 pixel resolution. The smartphone packs a powerful octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor clocked at 1.5GHz coupled with 2GB or 3GB of RAM and Adreno 405 GPU. It runs the latest Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with the company’s ZenUI on top. The device comes with internal storage of 32GB which is further expandable via microSD card.
Camera and Battery
Asus Zenfone Max comes with a 13MP rear camera with phase-detect autofocus and dual LED flash. Some of the features include zero shutter lag, night mode, panorama mode, time rewind, HDR mode, GIF animation and more. There’s a 5MP front-facing camera. The main USP of the device is 5000mAh battery. Also, the smartphone works as a power bank too, which means that it can be used to charge other USB devices as well.
Connectivity and Pricing
In terms of connectivity, it comes with 3G, GPRS/EDGE, GPS, Bluetooth, Glonass and Wi-Fi. The new Zenfone Max will be available in various color options such as black, white, and orange and blue. It is priced at ₹9,999/- for the 2GB and ₹12,999/- for the 3GB option. 4G LTE connectivity is also supported.
A quick look at specifications of Asus Zenfone Max:
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Asus Zenfone Max Launch Video from www.asus.com: