Asus ZenFone 4 series launched in Taiwan
Asus Zenfone 4 series is at finally officially released. The company has announced ZenFone 4 series in Taiwan after accidentally posting the gadget on its French site. With the new ZenFone 4 series, Asus is joining the growing rundown of smartphone producers supporting dual camera framework on their mobile devices. The new ZenFone 4 series incorporates five devices: ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4 Selfie, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro and ZenFone 4 Max Pro. Asus had launched ZenFone 4 Max in Russia half a month ago and the company has confirmed that every one of the devices will get the Android O.
The Asus Zenfone 4 Pro is a flagship smartphone and it includes a 5.5-inch full HD AMOLED display and Snapdragon 835 SoC. It also includes a dual 12MP rear camera setup with one wide-angle lens and another telephoto lens fit for 2x optical zoom. The primary camera comes with wider f/1.7 aperture, optical image stabilization (OIS) and utilizations Asus’ proprietary image processing engine to improve low-light images. It also combines Qualcomm’s Spectra 180 ISP for enhanced camera performance and highlights like portrait mode and shallow deep of field impact. It also offers a 8MP phase detect autofocus at the front camera with f/1.9 aperture and 88-degree wide angle lens.
The ZenFone 4 Pro can be configured with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB inner storage. The handset is powered by a 3600mAh battery and is valued at a price around $599 (Rs 38,500).
The ZenFone 4, on the other hand, opts for a 5.5-inch 1080p LCD display and uses either Snapdragon 660 or Snapdragon 630 relying on the configuration. The smartphone offers dual rear cameras with one 12MP wide-angle lens with f/1.8 aperture and secondary 8MP sensor with 120 degree super wide-angle view. The ZenFone 4 can also be bought with up to 6GB RAM yet interior storage is constrained to 64GB storage. Asus Zenfone 4 will begin at $399 (around Rs 26,000) and passes up a great opportunity for premium highlights of ZenFone 4 Pro.
With its ZenFone 4 Selfie series, Asus is taking a direct shot at Oppo, Vivo and Gionee’s selfie-driven camera smartphones. While ZenFone 4 series highlights rear dual camera framework, the company is moving that to the front for its selfie series. Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro, the premium of the two devices, sports a combination of 12MP and 5MP dual front camera setup. The primary 12MP sensor supports dual-pixel autofocus and can reproduce 24MP selfies with oversampling technology. The second sensor is a 5MP one equipped for 120-degree wide-angle selfie. The rear camera here is a 16MP unit with f/2.2 aperture.
The Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro using metal unibody design and is powered by Snapdragon 625 chipset coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The handset is upheld by a 3000mAh battery and will be accessible in red, gold and dark color options at a beginning cost of $379 (around Rs 24,500).
The ZenFone 4 Selfie sports a 5.5-inch 720p LCD display and uses Snapdragon 430 chipset. The handset comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage with support for expandable storage through SD card slot. The smartphone highlights a combination of 20MP and 8MP dual front camera setup with the primary sensor fit for 69-degree wide angle selfies and a secondary sensor fit for 120-