Asus don’t have the reputation of offering a good set of cameras in its devices, but to change that, Asus launched its new Zenfone Selfie in the market. Although the Zenfone Selfie is available in two variants, there is not much difference except the internal storage and RAM, the higher variant comes with a price tag of Rs 17,999 having 64 GB of internal memory & 3 GB of RAM, whereas the lower variant costs you Rs 15,999 having 16 GB of internal memory & 2 GB of RAM. In this post, we are going to tell you the 7 things which you should know about the Zenfone Selfie.
Here are the top 7 things which you should know about the Zenfone Selfie-
The Zenfone comes with a 5.5 inch HD IPS screen having a resolution of (1080×1920 p), the screen also gets a Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. The 5.5-inch display does offer good viewing angles, the colors are sharp & rich. Overall, the screen quality is very good.
The highlighting part of the Zenfone Selfie is its camera, the device packs a 13 MP rear facing & front facing camera along with a dual-tone LED flash, the only difference is that the rear has a laser auto-focus system. When it comes to quality, in outdoor conditions both the cameras does a great job, but when you try to take pictures in low-lighting conditions using the dual tone-LED flash, the pictures comes out to be a bit noisy.
Both the variant packs a Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz coupled with 2 GB/ 3 GB of RAM, so you can enjoy multi-tasking without any kind of laginess.
Under the hood, the Zenfone Selfie has an Adreno 405 GPU, but when it comes to gameplay, it doesn’t perform that great, you will be able to enjoy casual games without any kind of issues, but when you’ll try to play heavy games like Asphalt 8, Modern Combat 5, Real Racing 3, etc, you will notice regular frame drops.
The Zenfone Selfie has a 3000 mAh battery, which gives you very good usage. For an average user, the device will easily last up to 2 days, and for a heavy user, it will last a full working day, before running out of juice.
6.Hybrid card slot
The Zenfone Selfie uses a Hybrid card slot, which forces you to go with either two sims, or a single sim & a memory card.
7.No heating issues
Although the Zenfone Selfie uses a Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, it doesn’t overheat like most of the devices which uses the same Snapdragon 615 chipset.
|Device name||Zenfone Selfie ZD551KL|
|Release Date||August 2015|
|Colors available in||White,Pink,Aqua Blue|
|Screen Size||5.5 inch|
|Pixel density||~ 403 ppi|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 4|
|O.S & Hardware|
|Custom UI||Zen UI|
|Processor||1.7 GHz Octa-core|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 615|
|Internal memory||16/64 GB|
|Expandable memory||up to 64 GB|
|Primary Camera||13 MP|
|Secondary Camera||13 MP|
|Video||HD recording at 1080p @30fps|
|Features||dual-tone LED flash,laser autofocus ,panorama,touch focus
front dual-tone LED flash,HDR,face detection,Geo-tagging
|Wi-Fi||Yes,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Audio Jack||Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack|
|Capacity||3000 mAh (Li-Po)|
|Talk Time||up to 17+ hrs (3G)
up to 28+ hrs (2G)
|Store & Price|
|Rs 15,999Click here to buy|
|Rs 17,999Click here to buy|