Asus launched their new smartphone variant Asus Zenfone 5 2018 in China on April 12. March 2018, the company announced their new flagship smartphone variants Asus ZenFone 5z and ZenFone 5 Lite in MCW. The Asus Zenfone 5 2018 mobile features a 6.2-Inch display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2246 pixels.
Talk about specifications, It’s powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor and runs with Android Oreo 8.0. it comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage expandable up to 2TB via a microSD card. The Asus ZenFone 5 camera comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The battery-powered with a 3,300mAh battery and support for fast charging. Connectivity options include dual nano-sim card slots with 2GG, 3G and 4G VoLTE, GPS, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and USB Type-C. Sensors on the phone include fingerprint and Face Unlock feature available for better device security.
Zenfone 5 (2018) Specifications :
- 6.2-inch FHD+ display with a resolution of 1080×2246 pixels pixel and 19:9 aspect ratio display, 96% NTSC color gamut, supports DCI-P3
- Other Display Features: Corning Gorilla Glass for best screen protection, Bluelight filter for eye care, Auto Color Temperature, Smart Screen On, Capacitive touch panel with 10 points multi-touch
- Network Support: GSM/GPRS/EDGE; WCDMA/HSPA+/DC-HSPA+
- 4GB RAM and 64GB Internal storage | Expandable Up to 2TB.
- Android Oreo 8.0 with new ASUS ZenUI 5, and powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC.
- Rear Camera: Sony flagship IMX363 12MP dual-pixel image sensor – 1/2.55″ large sensor size, 1.4µm large pixel size F1.8 aperture and the secondary camera has an 8-megapixel sensor coupled with f/2.2 aperture.
- Front Camera: 8-megapixel resolution, with a f/2.0 aperture
- Battery Capacity: 3300mAh with fast charging, AI & scheduled charging for battery protection
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, USB Type-C, and 3.5mm headphone jack.
- Sensor: Rear fingerprint sensor (0.3 seconds unlock, supports 5 fingerprints), Face recognition, Accelerator, E-Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, RGB sensor
Price and Availability
Asus ZenFone 5 available two color variants Meteor Silver, Midnight Blue, and this smartphone is pretty great value for money, with the phone being sold for 11,990 Taiwan (approx. Rs. 26,700), and company not announced international pricing just yet. The main attraction of this flagship smartphone is new ZenUI 5.0 skin atop.