Asus has launched its Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3S smartphone in China. It succeeds the Zenfone Pegasus 3 that was launched last year in June 2016. Under the hood, the smartphone packs a 64-bit octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor paired with 3GB of RAM. It runs Android 7.0 Nougat operating system and features a 5.2-inch HD IPS 2.5D glass display with 1280×720 pixels resolution.
Based on storage, the Zenfone Pegasus 3S comes in two variants- 32GB and 64GB. Both variants support expandable storage up to 2TB via microSD card. On the camera front, the smartphone offers a 13 mega pixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and PDAF. There is also an 8 mega pixel selfie camera on the front.
Fueled by a 5000mAh battery, the company claims it to deliver up to 30 days of standby time. It supports 5V/2A fast charging and comes with five smart power saving modes. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. The phone features metal body and has a fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button.
The predecessor Zenfone Pegasus 3 on the other hand, comes with 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor, 5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels resolution, 2.5D curved glass) display, 13 mega pixel rear camera, 5 mega pixel front camera and a 4100mAh battery.
Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3S: Specifications & Features
- Processor: 64-bit octa-core MediaTek MT6750
- Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
- Display: 5.2-inch HD IPS (1280×720 pixels resolution, 2.5D glass)
- RAM: 3GB
- Storage: 32GB / 64GB (expandable up to 2TB via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 13 mega pixewith f/2.0 aperture, PDAF
- Front Camera: 8 mega pixel
- Battery: 5000mAh
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS
- Fingerprint sensor
Price & Availability
The Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3S carries a price tag of CNY 1999 (approximately Rs. 19,650) for the 64GB storage variant. There is no word yet on price of the 32GB storage variant as of now.