Finally after so much anticipation, Asus launched it’s camera smartphone Zenfone Zoom in India today. The Smartphone is priced at Rs. 37,999 and with the portable tripod and flash for Rs 39,999.
The Asus Zenfone Zoom is designed with Premium crafted leather and Aerospace-grade alloy CNC crafted. Smartphone features 5.5-inches Full HD (1920×1080) IPS display with 403 PPI pixel density and Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by 64-bit Intel Atom processor coupled with 4GB DDR3 RAM. Smartphone will be available in two different storage variant: 64GB and 128GB. There is also a memory card slot which will support upto 128GB MicroSD card.
The highlighted feature of the Asus Zenfone Zoom is 13 Mega-pixel rear camera with 3x optical zoom and optical Image stabilizer. Laser Auto Focus is as quick as 0.03s. Asus has also given dedicated camera button for the handset. Dual LED real Tone Flash adds more to the photography. Asus also claimed the smartphone as the world’s thinnest 3x optical-zoom smartphone.
Asus Zenfone Zoom also sports 5 MP front camera with Selfie Panorama function with up to 140-degree wide view. Smartphone also features five-magnet speaker, expansive sound chamber and new NoiseZero talk technology. Smartphone runs on ZenUI on the top of Android 5.0 Lollipop.
The Asus Zenfone Zoom is backed by 3000 mAh Li-Polymer non-removable battery with fast charging feature. Smartphone will charge from 0 to 60 in 39 minutes. For connectivity it supports WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth V4.0+EDR , NFC, 4G Micro SIM. It comes with the Accelerator, E-Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity, Ambient Light Sensor, Hall Sensor.
At the event Asus also announced that they have sold over 3 million Zenfones in India. The smartphone will be available in Black and White color.