Taiwanese technology company Asus launched its Zenfone Max Pro M1 a couple of weeks back, and the phone is going up for the pre-orders today. This is the only phone which comes with a hardware who can compete with the market-leading Xiaomi Redmi Note 5.
The first pre-orders of the smartphone was kicked-off on May 3 and today is the second pre-order sale. As per the long-term strategic partnership between Flipkart and Asus, the device will go on pre-orders exclusively via Flipkart. The Product page suggests that the stock is limited. So if you are waiting to buy this phone then be ready to grab it as soon as it's up for pre-orders.
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 will be up for sales in three variants, a 3GB of RAM and 32GB onboard storage, a 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, and one with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The Zenfone Max Pro M1 will come with a priced point of Rs. 10,999, Rs 12,999, and Rs. 14,999 respectively.
The company is also providing Complete Mobile Protection plan of Rs 999 for just Rs 49. The Complete Mobile Protection plan covers accidental damage, and has door pickup and drop service.
Asus Zenfone Max Pro (M1): Specifications
The smartphone comes with a 5.99-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD+ resolution. The display also has a bezel-less design with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor. As mentioned above, the device is available in three RAM variant 3GB, 4GB, and 6GB.
As far as cameras are concerned, the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 sports a dual camera setup with the combination of 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel. However, on the front, the camera differs with the storage variant; the 3GB and 4GB RAM variants have 8MP front-facing camera, where the 6GB RAM variant has 16MP front-facing camera. All the three variants come with the front-facing LED flash. The Zenfone Max Pro M1 also has 4K video shooting.
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is backed by a 5000mAh huge non-removable battery, which is the largest amongst its competitors. The company claims that it gives up to 28 hours of web-browsing, 42 hours of 3G talk time, 12 hours of gaming, and 199 hours of music playback backup on a single charge. It also comes with fast charging support and runs on Android 8.0 Oreo OS with stock Android UI