Taiwanese tech company Asus has launched its most premium smartphone in the ZenFone 5 series in India– Asus ZenFone 5Z. The launch took place on 4th July 2018. It is a Flipkart-exclusive handset here and was teased in late June 2018. Its pricing details have already been revealed earlier.
Asus ZenFone 5Z is being launched in India two months after the ZenFone Max Pro M1. The latter is in the budget segment.
This smartphone was launched at MWC 2018 in February 2018. It features the Snapdragon 845 SoC and up to 8GB RAM.
Asus ZenFone 5Z Price And Availability
The handset’s 6GB RAM+64GB storage model will be sold at Rs. 29,999. Meanwhile, the 8GB RAM+128GB model will be set at Rs. 32,999. Also, the top-end 8GB RAM+256GB storage variant will be sold for Rs. 36,999.
The smartphone is a Flipkart exclusive product.
Asus ZenFone 5Z specifications
The handset is dual-Nano SIM supported. It runs ZenUI 5.0 on top of Android 8.0 Oreo. It is built with a 6.2-inch full-HD+ LCD display. The display is of 1080×2246 pixels and 19:9 aspect ratio.
Asus ZenFone 5Z is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 SoC. It is paired with 8GB RAM and up to 256GB internal storage.
In the camera department, the handset has a dual-rear camera module. It sports a 12-megapixel primary sensor. It has f/1.8 aperture. There is also an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with f/2.2 aperture. Up front, the premium handset has an 8-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture and Face Unlock.
There is also a 5000mAh battery equipped with the phone.
In the connectivity department, the premium Asus smartphone supports 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/ 5GHz), NFC, Bluetooth v5.0, FM radio, USB OTG, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, USB Type-C (Gen1), and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The handset’s sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, fingerprint sensor, proximity sensor, and RGB sensor.