Seems like every major smartphone manufacturer is ready to flood the markets within a week of Apple’s iPhone 8 launch. While Xiaomi will be launching its Mi Mix 2 flagship in China merely a day before Apple’s grand launch, Asus has also thrown its hat in Indian mobile market as company is ready to launch its Zenfone 4 Series after two days of iPhone 8 launch.
And while Zenfone 4 Series will be no competition for iPhone 8, as of now it’s the latest and greatest thing in company’s arsenal so they’re releasing it right after iPhone 8.
So now when press invites for Asus launch event on September 14 have been sent out, let’s see what this Zenfone 4 series is and how powerful are the devices included in this series. And also the price tags that will be associated with each of them.
First of all, there’re 5 devices included in Zenfone 4 Series. Asus has launched all 5 of them in Taiwan and Philippines, but how many of them will be launched in India is still unclear. Regardless of that, we’ll have a look on the specs and strenths of all of them. Let’s begin:
#1. Asus Zenfone 4
The first device in this series is Zenfone 4. It has got 5.5-inch Full HD display, 12mp+8mp dual-lens primary camera, 8mp secondary camera, Snpadragon 630 Octa-Core Processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB internal storage and Android 7.0 Nougat OS. The battery loaded in this device is a non-removable 3,300 mAh battery, and its price is likely to be around 14,000 INR.
#2. Asus Zenfone 4 Max
As its name suggests, this phone is just a better version of Zenfone 4 in some key areas. For example, the dual-camera setup included in it consists of two 13mp shooters. Similarly, the battery loaded into it is a whooping 5,000 mAh one that can give you a long usage time of 2 days on average use. The device is likely to be priced between 19,000 INR to 20,000 INR.
#3. Asus Zenfone 4 Pro
Taking the series forward after previous 2 devices is Zenfone 4 Pro, which is also the flagship product of company as of now. The primary camera included in this phone is a 12mp+16mp dual lens camera, and front camera is an 8mp shooter like other devices in the series. When it comes to processing power this one is loaded with latest Snapdragon 835 Processor and 6GB of RAM and the battery loaded in it is 3,600 mAh one. The internal storage of this beast is 128GB, and expandable up to 2TB! The price of device is likely to be around 35,000 INR.
#4. Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie
In the end we’ve two selfie centric smartphones in this series. The first of them, which is named Zenfone 4 Selfie, has the standout feature of dual-selfie camera in form of a 20mp+8mp shooter for super awesome selfies. Other features included in it are 16mp primary camera (single lens), Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage and 128GB expandable storage. In a nutshell, it’s Zenfone 4 with dual-camera in the front. The device is likely to be priced around 17,000 INR.
#5. Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro
The second selfie centric device in this series is Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro, which is packed with a 24mp+5mp dual-lens secondary camera. Primary camera in this device is again a 16mp single-lens shooter, and processor included is Snapdragon 625 octa-core. The RAM is 4GB, internal storage 64GB and expandable up to 128GB. The device may be priced around 29,000 INR.
So this is the Zenfone 4 Series of Asus. With devices ranging from 14,000 INR to 35,000 INR the series has something for nearly everyone. Since camera makes an important deciding factor for many buyers, these devices are likely to find some serious consideration among photography loving smartphone users.
Selfie lovers will also find two great options in the series, so basically if you love taking photos with your smartphone and have a budget of more than 15K INR then you can’t ignore this series. So keep your eyes and minds open for it and wait till September 14.