Asus has launched their first phone in the Zen Festival, the week long festival has just begun and the device is Asus Zenfone 2 Deluxe ZE551ML, it sports a 5.5 inch IPS Full HD display. This is one of the three smartphones which are going to be launched in the Zen Festival event.
Coming to the features of the Zenfone 2 Deluxe ZE551ML, which Asus is publicizing as a device with “Better Performance than other brands flagship model at less than half of the price”. The specifications of the device do justify it to some extent. It comes with a 5.5 inch (13.9cm) IPS FullHD display which comes with 403ppi with a 178 degree wide angle display having 400 nits and 72% NTSC along with ASUS TruVid and comes with 72% Screen-to-body ratio.
The Zenfone 2 Deluxe runs on the latest Intel 64-bit Quad-core processor Z3580 2.3GHz processor, it is supported by 4GB 64-bit Dual Channel LPDDR3 RAM. IT sports a 13MP rear camera with Auto-focus, Big-aperture f/2.0, 5 element lens, blue glass IR filter. It also comes with Dual color Real Tone Flash, Support manual mode as in DSLR, it is also said to support 52MP super resolution. The front camera is a 5MP shooter with aperture speed of f/2.0 and 85 degree wide angle lens. It also comes with 5 element lens with 140 degree Selfie Panaroma support with PixelMaster Low-light mode. For Low light photography the camera is equipped with PixelMaster camera for up to 400% brighter photos and videos.
It runs the latest version of Android Lollipop with ZenUI skin. It is powered by a 3000mAh battery which has Boost master Fast charging option. This will let you charge up your phone upto 60% in just 39 minutes as mentioned by Asus. It supports Dual SIM with 4G LTE Cat 4 technology, it has Dual SIM active technology. The back of the device is covered by a unique cover and comes with Premium Polygonal Material and comes in White and Blue colors.
The Zenfone 2 Deluxe is priced at Rs. 22,999 and will be competing with devices like Galaxy S5 and Samsung Note 4 which are now in the similar price range.