The Asus Zenfone V(V520KL) is launched in India. Encased in contoured 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass, ZenFone V has a fluid, multi-dimensional design that’s finished with a diamond-cut edge that runs around the perimeter of the phone. The device is powered by the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and Adreno 530 graphics to give you incredible performance with the latest apps and games. Revolutionary 14nm Fin Field Effect Transistors (FinFETs) deliver up to 50-percent better performance. With 23MP resolution, a large F2.0-aperture lens, and subject-tracking TriTech auto-focus that focuses in just 0.03 seconds, the device lets you easily capture clear and detailed photos. The Super Resolution technology that lets you capture ultra-detailed 92MP photos. A powerful NXP Smart AMP delivers expansive sound with 20% louder volume, 42% lower distortion, and 17% deeper bass than conventional smartphone amps for optimum mobile listening experiences. The smartphone is available in Sapphire Black color.
The phone flaunts 5.2-inch, FHD(1920 x 1080) Amoled display. The Tru2life technology provides high contrast and outdoor readable, giving perfect viewing angle. The display features bluelight filter for eye care and 178˚wide-viewing angle. The touchscreen comes with 10-finger capacitive touch fingerprint and smudge-resistant oleophobic coating and support glove touch.
PROCESSOR AND STORAGE
The smartphone makes use of an octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 that is coupled with Adreno 530 GPU, 4GB RAM and 32GB default memory capacity. This storage can be expanded up to another 256GB with the help of a microSD card.
The smartphone houses 23MP camera with F2.0 aperture, and dual-LED real tone flash. The features include Auto Focus, 0.03 second laser auto-focus, 32 second long exposure, 4-axis, 4 stops Optical Image Stabilization for steady photos. The pixel master camera modes include- back light(HDR), low light, manual (for DSLR-like camera detail settings), real time beautification, super resolution (for up to 4X resolution photos),panorama, GIF animation, panorama selfie, miniature, time rewind, slow motion and time lapse. The front snapper is equipped with 8MP coming with F2.0 aperture. The features are back light (HDR), low light, real time beautification, GIF Animation and panorama selfie.
The connectivity aspects on board the device include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, v4.2, A2DP, USB Type-C 3.0, with GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDSS and nano sim card.
With a high-capacity 3000mAh lithium polymer battery, the device delivers an amazing battery. When it’s time to recharge, fast charging with ASUS BoostMaster technology brings the battery level up to 60% in just 37 minutes. The device also feature USB Type-C.
It runs Android 7.0(Nougat) based on Asus ZenUI 3.0, out of the box.
The sensors include accelerator, E-compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, hall sensor, ambient light sensor, RGB sensor, IR sensor (Laser Focus) and fingerprint sensor.
The Asus Zenfone V(V520KL) price in India starts from Rs. 24,999 for 4GB and 32GB variant.