In an Z3nvolution event in New Delhi, Asus has launched the company’s latest smartphone – Asus Zenfone 3 in India at a starting price tag of Rs. 21,999. It comes in Gold, Blue, Black & White colour options and it will be available through all major e-commerce sites like Flipkart, Amazon.in, Snapdeal & chain stores like Sangeetha Mobiles starting from today. It will also be available at all leading retail stores across India before the end of August 2016. The Asus Zenfone 3 comes in two variant – 5.2-inch version (ZE520KL) with 3GB of RAM & 32GB in-built memory costs Rs. 21,999 while the 5.5-inch version (ZE552KL) with 4GB of RAM & 64GB in-built memory costs Rs. 27,999. Originally, the Asus Zenfoen 3 was launched at the Computex 2016 in May, 2016. The Asus Zenfone 3 comes with metal body and there is a fingerprint sensor at the back.
On the specifications front, it features 5.2/5.5-inch Full HD Super IPS+ display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and the display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm processor with Adreno 506 GPU & runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system with Zen UI 3.0 on top of it. It comes in two variant – 3GB RAM with 32GB in-built memory while the other is 4GB RAM with 64GB in-built memory, the in-built memory on both the variant can be expanded further via microSD card.
On the photography front, the Asus Zenfone 3 features 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, Laser AF, f/2.0 aperture, 6P Largan lens, 4 Stop OIS and it has 8MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture, 88-degree wide-angle lens.
It has Hybrid dual-SIM card slot and connectivity features like 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4 and 5GHz) MU-MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C.
It packs 3000mAh battery