Last year at ZenFestival, Taiwan based smartphone company Asus has announced couple of smartphone’s like Asus ZenFone Laser, Asus ZenFone Selfie, Asus ZenFone Deluxe and new tablets as well under its ZenPad series. At that event Asus has also showcased a smartphone, The Asus Zenfone Max but at that time company hasnt announced the price of this smartphone but today they did announced it.
The USP of this smartphone is its massive battery, Asus ZenFone Max comes with 5000mAh battery inside and company claims that it can provide up to 37.6 hours of talk time on 3G, up to 32.5 hours of web browsing on Wi-Fi, up to 72.9 hours of music playback or up to 22.6 hours of video playback, and not only this, you can use this Asus ZenFone Max has for reverse charging, which means it can act as your power bank and you can charge other devices.
When it comes to specs and features, Asus ZenFone Max flaunts an 5.5-inch HD (720p) display screen which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4, under the hood it is powered by an 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM and also comes with an 16GB of onboard storage which can be further expandable up to 64GB via microSD card.
When it comes to photography front, the ZenFone Max features an 13-megapixel rear snapper with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash and there is an 5-megapixel front-facing camera as well, for connectivity it supports dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE, USB-OTG, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth, and when it comes to software front, it runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS with ZenUI 2.0.
Asus ZenFone Max will be available at the price tag of Rs. 9,999 exclusively on Amazon India, the pre-booking of the same has been started and it will be available by the end of this month.
If you talk about competitors then this device will compete against Gionee Marathon M4 and Lenovo Vibe P1 as both devices comes with same 5000mAh battery and features more or less same features. Do let us know what you think of this phone in comment section below.