Asus Zenfone 5 (ZE620KL)is expected to launch on 19th June, 2018 in India. Equipped with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform with its smooth, responsive, power-efficient performance, ZenFone 5 includes a full suite of AI-enhanced features powered by the Qualcomm Artificial Intelligence Engine (AIE). ZenFone 5 comes with up to 3/4GB RAM and 32/64GB ROM for amazing performance. With its latest flagship Sony IMX376 sensor, a 120 degree wide-angle at both front and rear camera and AI-enhanced camera features, including Auto scene detection, real-time portrait effects, AI Photo Learning and real-time beautification, ZenFone 5 encourages creativity and frees the user to concentrate on the subject rather than the camera. The device features two five magnet stereo speakers, that deliver deep, rich and expansive stereo sound. The smartphone is available in Midnight Black, Moonlight White and Rogue Red colors.
The smartphone comes with a 6 inches capacitive touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 2160*1080 pixels and display type of IPS LCD (Corning Gorilla Glass). The display also features 80.3% screen to body ratio and a gorgeous 2.5D curved glass, featuring Blue-light eye care filter.
PROCESSOR AND STORAGE
For 4GB and 64GB variant, the smartphone is powered by the latest 64 bit octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor, with Artificial Intelligence enhancements of 14nm, coming with FinFET LPP power saving technology, coupled with Adreno 508. For 3GB and 32GB variant, it is powered by 64 bit octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor with 28nm coupled with Adreno 505. The smartphone is clubbed with 3GB/4GB RAM and 32/64GB default storage. This storage can be expanded up to another 2TB.
The smartphone is equipped with dual front cameras. The first camera of 20MP(f/2.0) features Sony IMX 376 image sensor, Asus selfie master technology, livestreams, auto, GIF, panorama, 85.5 degree field view, 8 various filters. Another camera, features 120 degree wide angle of 6p lens, capturing images with 200% wider view. Main rear camera features 16MP(f/2.2), with 80 degree field view, 0.03 seconds PDAF and instant camera switching. The second rear camera sports 120 degree wide angle, with 6p lens and 200% wider view.
The connectivity aspects include WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WLAN 802.11 b/g/n, bluetooth 4.1, wi-fi direct,NFC with Google Pay. There are USB Type-c, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDSS and hybrid dual sim.
It packs a 3300 mah capacity with ASUS Boostmaster and AI charging.
The Fingerprint sensor present at rear, unlocks the handset in just 0.3 seconds.
The Zenfone 5 (ZE620KL) price in India starts from Rs. 37,300 for 4GB and 64GB variant.