Asus Zenfone Zoom S gets finally unveiled in India for a price of Rs. 26,999. The post will cover the highlights of the smartphone and its availability on e-commerce platforms.
Asus Zenfone Zoom S
Asus Zenfone Zoom S, formerly launched as Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom at the famous CES event this year, comes in two varied color options including Navy Black and Gracious Silver. Priced at Rs. 26,999, the Asus’ latest flagship gadget is available on the popular e-commerce site, Flipkart. However, this price is comparatively more than Asus Zenfone 3S Max model which was Rs. 14,999 only.
Though the company has launched this smartphone, the shipping process of ZenFone 4 series seems halted till August. The dual camera feature of 12MP each is the main highlight of the smartphone. The first camera has a wide-angle lens of 25mm along with a f/1.7-aperture using which the user can capture landscape pictures, while the second one having a lens of 59mm is perfect for portraits.
The front camera of the smartphone is 13 megapixels accompanied with a Sony IMX214 sensor, a screen flash feature and a f/2.0 aperture.
Its compatible SuperPixel camera technology makes it easier to zoom in focus and take world-class quality shots in dark or dim light conditions. So, now you don’t have to use your phone’s flashlight while taking pictures in such situations.
It’s the company’s strong claim that the camera of Asus Zenfone Zoom S has 2.5-times larger light sensitivity than Apple iPhone 7 Plus, and almost 10 times more in comparison to other smartphones.
The 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED display of the device has a screen resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. The phone’s Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection will save it from unwanted scratches and marks.
The phone sports Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octa Core Processor clocking at 2GHz. It has a random access memory or RAM of 4GB and the internal storage gives you 64GB space, which can be expanded up to 2TB. The presence of Adreno 506 GPU ensures better graphics.
Asus Zenfone Zoom S operates Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Zen UI 3.0. Its massive battery of 5000mAh is a big hit and with it, you can enjoy a standby time of up to 42 days and continuously record a 4K UHD video for around 6.4 hours by just charging once.
Talking about its weight and connectivity options, Asus Zenfone Zoom S weighs 170gms and offers several connectivity alternatives such as 4G LTE, GPS/AGPS, Wi-Fi802.11 a/b/g/n, NFC, Bluetooth, USB Type-C and GLONASS. The device measuring 154.3 x 77 x 7.99mm has sensors including E-Compass, Accelerator, Gyroscope (for Camera EIS Require), Proximity, Ambient Light Sensor, RGB Sensor and IR Sensor.