Asus has launched the successor to the Zenfone Max in India the Zenfone 3 Max. The 4100 mAh powered Zenfone 3 Max will be available in two versions. The 5.2-inch display Zenfone 3 Max will be available at Rs 12,999 and the 5.5-inch version will be priced at Rs 17,999.
The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 octa-core 64-bit processor clocked at 1.4GHz and is backed by 3GB RAM. For graphics, the device comes loaded with an Adreno 505 GPU. The device is powerful enough to handle the daily requirements but the ZenUI that’s loaded on top of the Android Marshmallow operating system does have some troubles.
The Zenfone 3 Max also comes with a fingerprint scanner that’s fast to unlock the phone or launch apps. For camera lovers it comes loaded with a f/2.0 16-megapixel PixelMaster Camera that has a 5p Largan lens and Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF). There is also an 8-megapixel front facing camera on the device. The Asus Zenfone 3 Max comes with a hybrid SIM slot.
Commenting on the launch, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager for ASUS India said, “We understand the needs of the mobile consumers who are constantly on the move and require access to everything at the tip of their fingers. Through Zenfone 3 Max, we have been able to combine high-end aesthetics, a great photography experience, as well as a battery that ensures that users can enjoy their smartphone experience for longer durations without having to look for a plug point.”