Asus launched their first generation Zenfone Zoom smartphone (Read Review) last year in January and the company is back with its net generation of Zoom as Zenfone 3 Zoom. The company has announced the new ZenFone 3 Zoom (ZE553KL) during their Zenvolution Event at CES 2017, which ups the camera game from its earlier variant by offering a dual rear cameras, with sensors of 12 MP i.e 12 MP Sony IMX362 sensor with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, Laser AF, f/1.7 aperture, three-axis EIS, four-axis OIS, 2.3X optical Zoom and another 12 MP secondary camera with f/2.0 aperture & 5P Largan lens. The front shooter is a 13 MP Sony IMX214 sensor with f/2.0 aperture.
Under the hood, Zenfone 3 Zoom is powered by 2.0 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor with 3 Gb / 4 GB of RAM. It sports a 5.5″ Full HD 1080p AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based operating system with Zen UI 3.0 on top of it. It is backed by a massive 5000 mAh battery just as their earlier Zenfone Max smartphones. IN terms of connectivity, it supports 4G LTE along with VOLTE.
Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom (ZE553KL) specifications
- Display : 5.5″ Full HD 1080p AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
- CPU : 2.0 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor
- GPU : Adreno 506
- RAM : 3 GB/4 GB
- Storage : 32 GB / 64 GB / 128 GB, expandable up to 2 TB with microSD
- OS : Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Zen UI 3.0
- Misc: Fingerprint sensor, Hybrid Dual SIM, Hi-Res Audio 192kHz/24-bit standard, Dual internal mic, FM Radio
- Main Camera: 12 MP main rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, Laser AF, f/1.7 aperture, Sony IMX362 sensor with 1.4μm pixel size, three-axis EIS, four-axis OIS + 12 MP secondary camera, f/2.0 aperture, 5P Largan lens
- Front Camera : 13 MP with f/2.0 aperture, Sony IMX214 sensor
- Connectivity : 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C
- Battery : 5000 mAh
Asus is yet to announce details on the possible availability and pricing of Zenfone 3 Zoom. Stay tuned at Androidpure and we will keep you updated.