Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer company Asus on Thursday slashed the price of the ZenFone Max (ZC550KL) and now will be accessible in India at Rs 7,999 following a price reduction of Rs. 1,000 from the preceding price of Rs. 8,999. The Asus smartphone has 2GB RAM and 32GB storage space and will be accessible online with effective price via Flipkart, Amazon, and Snapdeal and the offline retailers counting Asus Exclusive Stores.
The Asus smartphone unveiled previous year in January with a price tag of Rs. 9,999 for the 2GB RAM, 32GB inbuilt storage space version. The corporation further stated that the highlight of the Asus is its 5000mAh battery that delivers up to 914 hours of standby time and up to 38 hours of talk time.
Talking about the features, the new Asus ZenFone Max smartphone has a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display, runs ZenUI 2.0 based on Android 5.0 Lollipop and is motorized by a quad-core Snapdragon 410 SoC clocked at 1GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM.
The new smartphone has a 16GB of built-in storage space which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 64GB) and sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash. The camera includes a 5-megapixel front camera and packs an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and proximity sensor.
The Asus is a dual-SIM smartphone and sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-LED flash. The connectivity options comprise 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, GPS, Glonass, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi.