Asus Zenfone 2 and Zoom expected to launch in Q3 and Q4

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The computer hardware manufacturer, Asus has announced that soon the company is going to unveil some new handsets in Indian Smartphone Market. However, the company has confirmed in its latest EeeBook X205 launch event, that Asus Zenfone Zoom and Zenfone 2 will launch in Q3 and Q4 respectively. These smartphones were previously launched in CES 2015, globally.

Asus India head Peter Chang, reported that the devices are being shipped to the country so that the customers can get their hands on the smartphones on the day of launching itself.

The Asus Zenfone Zoom is meant for the camera obsessed smartphone users as the device boasts a 13 megapixel of image snapper with 3x optical zoom on the back of the handset. Apart this, Zenfone Zoom is featured with a 5.5-inch full HD display and runs on ZenUI based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. As far connectivity is concerned, options like 2G/3G/LTE 4G, 802.11 ac, Wi-Fi Direct and Bluetooth 4.0 are provided in the device. The handset is powered with a 3000 mAh of battery.

Tech Specs of the Asus ZenFone Zoom

  • 5.5-inch, 1080p full HD
  • Quad-core MediaTek processor
  • Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • 13MP rear camera with 3x optical zoom
  • 3000 mAh battery

Meanwhile, Asus Zenfone 2 also boasts a 5.5-inch full HD display with 72 percent screen-to-body ratio due to the thin bezels technology. The device runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop supported by a 2.3GHz quad-core 64-bit Intel Z3580 processor that is coupled with a 4 GB of RAM. The device comes in 16GB / 32GB and 64GB variants with an expandability option via a microSD card. Beside this, Asus is offering 5GB of free cloud service, ‘WebStorage’.

In addition, Chang also said that newly unveiled ZenBook range of laptops will be outed in India by Q2, the company however delayed the launching of ZenWatch, in India. It is expected from the company that the gadget will hit the market in the first quarter, next year. However, he didn’t unveil the exact release dates and the pricing details of the products.

Tech Specs of the Asus ZenFone 2

  • 5.5-inch, 1080p full HD
  • 2.3GHz quad-core 64-bit Intel Z3580
  • PowerVR G6430 graphics
  • 4GB RAM
  • Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • 13MP rear, 5MP front facing camera
  • 3000 mAh battery
  • 152.5 x 77.2 x 10.9 mm
  • 170 g

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