Asus on Wednesday launched two new phones, Asus Zenfone Max and ZenFone Lite, in India. Priced under Rs 10,000, Asus Zenfone Lite comes with a 5.45-inch HD+ IPS display. The smartphone comes with Snapdragon 430 processor with 2GB of RAM. It features 16GB of built-in storage. Zenfone Lite features 13-megapixel and 5-megapixel cameras. Other specs include face unlock and 3,000mAh battery.
Asus Zenfone Max comes with a 5.45-inch HD+ IPS display. It also runs on Snapdragon 430 processor with 3GB of RAM. It comes with 32GB built-in storage. It has 13-megapixel and 8-megapixel cameras. The phone is powered by a 4,000mAh battery.
Price and availability of Asus Zenfone Max and ZenFone Lite
Asus’ Zenfone Max is priced at Rs 8,999 but will be available at an introductory price of Rs 7,499. Zenfone Lite will be available at an introductory price of Rs 5,999 (official price Rs 6,999). Reliance Jio is offering a cashback of Rs 2,200 with the new phones. Both the phones will be available during Flipkart’s upcoming Festive Dhamaka sale.
Specifications of Asus Zenfone Max and ZenFone Lite
|Model||Asus ZenFone Max M1 (ZB556KL)||Asus ZenFone Lite L1 (ZA551KL)|
|Display||5.45-inch (720×1440 pixels) HD+ IPS display||5.45-inch (720×1440 pixels) HD+ IPS display|
|Processor||Snapdragon 430 quad-core processor||Snapdragon 430 quad-core processor|
|RAM/ROM||3GB RAM, Internal storage is at 32GB, Expandable up to 256 GB with microSD card.||2GB RAM and offers 16GB of internal storage with expansion of up to 256GB via a microSD card slot|
|Software||Android Oreo-based on ZenUI 5.0||Android Oreo-based on ZenUI 5.0|
|Selfie Camera||8-megapixel front sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 1.12um pixel size, and LED flash||5-megapixel front sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 1.2um pixel size, and LED flash|
|Rear Camera||13-megapixel single rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12um pixel size, PDAF, and LED flash||13-megapixel single rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12um pixel size, PDAF, and LED flash|
|Battery||4,000mAh battery with support for fast charging with a 10W adapter||3,000mAh battery|
|Security Feature||Finger Print Scanner||Face Unlock for security, No FingerPrint Scanner|
|Sensors||accelerometer, e-compass, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, and gyroscope||accelerometer, e-compass, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, and gyroscope|