ASUS Zenfone Zoom Launch

ASUS has recently introduced a new member in zenfone series, that is ASUS zenfone zoom device. Mainly Asus Zenfone Zoom is a camera-focused phone. Asus Zenfone Zoom Price announced at CES is 37999 Rupees, and it will be made available to Indian consumers on Flipkart and ASUS retail stores. If you are spending another 2000 Rupees more, you will get a small tripod and also zen flesh with your smartphone, especially for capturing photos from your device.

ASUS Zenfone Zoom Launch Event Agra
ASUS Zenfone Zoom Launch Event Agra

If we talk about Asus Zenfone Zoom, that is having 5.5″ smartphone along with full HD display and display is protected by Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It uses intel’s Quad-core 64-bit Atom chipset and 4 GB RAM for faster performance. If you look at it’s internal storage, it comes with huge 128 GB storage and also has option to add micro SD card in the device, if anyone wants to expand the storage of zenfone zoom.

The rear camera on the device is 13 MP, a f/2.7 shooter with 10 element HOYA lens.An interesting feature of this smartphone is it’s having a 3X optical zoom with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). The front camera on a device for capturing selfie is of 5 MP and f/2.0 aperture; you can use this camera for video calling over a 3G/4G network or using Skype. The interesting thing about this device is that it has the ability to capture panorama selfie.

Zenfone Zoom

On the software side, this phone runs ZenUI based on Android 5.0 version. Zenfone zoom device has has Pixelmaster software with different modes like Backlight, beautification and object removal. If you are a professional photographer, this smartphone has also advanced manual mode to capture extra ordinary photographs with your device. Check out ZenFone Zoom design story from official ASUS YouTube Channel.

The Zenfone series smartphones has been highly successful around the globe, they are selling around 28 million units till now. ASUS CEO jerry shen said in agra event that they have sold 3 million Zenfones in 2015 year and highest record of selling smartphone is 80000 zenphones per day. There is also Anand Dhand who is Intel’s South Asia Sales Director MNC Sales has attended this event to talk about their partnership between ASUS and Intel.

Hands-on Impression 

ASUS zenfone Zoom device is specially focused on camera, they have huge experience with different kind of setup to explore various aspects of smartphone till date. This phone felt solid in hand when picked up, its optimum sized smartphone and not too big to operate with one hand.

ASUS Zenfone Hands on Review

On the back end side, it has faux-leather finishing along with camera controls on the side that you can use for video recording and capturing photos directly with that buttons.There is also power button and volume up and volume down button at side. You can check more details about this smartphone from Zenfone Zoom Review page.

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