ASUS’s flagship smartphone for the year 2016 is the ZenFone 3. Launched at the Computex event in Taipei, the smartphone has a Full HD display, variants having either 3GB of RAM or 4GB of RAM.
The phone runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with the customized Zen UI, and the camera combination included is a 16-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. While there is a fingerprint scanner included on the phone, it is a glass on both the sides of the phone helping in the esthetics.
The color options available for the phone are Moonlight white, Shimmer Gols, Aqua Blue, and Sapphire Black. The 5.5-inch Full HD display has a 2.5D Arc glass with Gorilla Glass protection. It is a Snapdragon 625 chipset powering the phone.
Check out the full specifications of the ZenFone 3.
|Specification||Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL|
|Dimensions||152.6 x 77.4 x 7.7 mm|
|Display Size, Protection||5.5-inch SuperIPS+ LCD, Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|Display Resolution, PPI||1080p|
|Processor, GPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625, Octa-core 2.0GHz ARM Cortex-A53, Adreno 506 GPU|
|RAM, Storage Options||32 GB, 3 GB RAM or 64 GB, 4 GB RAM, Expandable up to 256 GB via Micro SD(uses SIM 2 slot)|
|OS||Asus ZenUI 3.0, Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)|
|Rear camera||16 MP, f/2.0|
|Front camera||8 MP, f/2.0|
|Rear camera features, video||laser/phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1080p@30fps|
|Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/A-GPS and GLONASS|
|SIM Type||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM/ Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)(Hybrid SIM slot)|
|Battery capacity, type||3000 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery|
|Battery standby, talktime||-|
|Sensors||Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Additional features||USB v2.0 Type-C reversible connector|
|Fingerprint Scanner||Yes, Rear sensor, 5-finger registration, 360 degree recognition|