Highly anticipated Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is finally launched in India. The Taiwanese company launched the Zenfone Max Pro M1 instead of Zenfone 5-series as per their announcement at MWC 2018. The new Zenfone Max Pro M1 will be exclusively available on Flipkart from May 3, as Asus had announced about its partnership with the E-commerce giant last week.
Unlike most of the Android Smartphones which are incorporated with the trending notch, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 is focused on battery. The company has declared that the Max Pro has an ‘unbeatable battery’ with the feature of reverse charging and the latest specs available in the market within this segment. The smartphone is powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 octa-core SoC.
The launch was held in the capital, New Delhi and it was live streamed on Facebook as well as the company’s Facebook page.The phone has a 5.99-inches Full HD+ display and a resolution of 1080×2160 with thin bezels on the sides and edges. The base model has a 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage with an expandable memory card slot. The phone 13 megapixels + 5- a megapixel rear dual camera with an 8-megapixel front camera with flash. The 3GB RAM variant will cost Rs. 10,999. Another variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage will cost Rs. 12,999. Both the models are available in Midnight Black and Grey color options.
Flipkart will offer complete phone protection for Rs. 49 for a year. It includes covers broken screens, liquid damage, hardware and software faults, etc.
The question of the hour is with all the intense competition in the smartphone market, will the new addition to the Asus Smartphone family be able to stand out amongst its peers and survive the inevitable redundancy?
A quick overview of the Specifications–
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor
- Display: 5.99-inches Full HD+ display
- Battery: 5000 mAh Large battery
- Base Model Ram: 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage with an expandable memory card slot
- Higher Model Ram: 4GB RAM and 64GB storage with an expandable memory card slot
- Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo operating system (LAtest)
- Camera: 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel rear Dual camera and 8-megapixel selfie camera( Base Model)
- Camera: 16-megapixel + 5-megapixel rear camera setup on the back, and 16-megapixel selfie shooter. (Higher Variant)
- Front camera: 8-megapixel front camera with Flash
- Additional equipment: Max Box for max sound