Last week, a rumor surfaced over the web that a new smartphone from the Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer Asus namely ZenFone 3S Max is going to announced on February 7 in India. Now as per the schedule, Asus launched the ZenFone 3S Max in India.
ZenFone 3S Max features 5.2 inch 720p HD, 2.5D glass display and is powered by an 1.5 GHz Octa-core Mediatek MT6750 Processor and GPU: Mali T860 coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage expandable up to 2 TB with microSD. The device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat based ZenUI 3.0.
The ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) sports aluminium metal body and comes with fingerprint scanner which is embedded in the home button at the front. Asus claims that the smartphone can be unlocked in 0.5 seconds and it supports recognition of up to 5 fingers. In the rear side of the device it has a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5P Largan lens and dual-LED real-tone flash and in the front side it has an 8-megapixel camera for selfie, 85-degree field of view.
The rear camera supports several modes including Super resolution mode, Low-light mode, Panoramic mode, Backlight HDR mode, and Beautification mode. The ZenFone 3S Max supports features such as multi-window mode, ZenMotion Touch Gesture, and GameGenie among others.
The new ZenFone 3S Max also packs a large 5000mAh battery. Connectivity wise it features 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS.
Zenfone 3s Max will be available from 7th of February across all retail outlets and e-commerce portals in Black and Sand Gold colour variants and it cost Rs. 14,999 ($220).