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Asus Zenfone 3 Max is on the market in USA

asus-zenfone-3-maxThe Asus Zenfone 3 Max, which was unveiled back in July this year and went on sale in India nearly a couple of weeks ago, is now available for purchase in the United States as well. Amazon currently has the device – unlocked, with model number ZC520TL – listed on website for $149.

Specs-wise, the model is powered by a MediaTek chipset with quad-core CPU and sports a 5.2-inch HD display. RAM is 2GB, while internal memory is 16GB. In terms of camera, the Zenfone 3 Max features a 13MP rear unit and a 5MP front shooter. A large, 4,100mAh battery is there to keep the lights on.


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ZenFone 3 Deluxe to sport Snapdragon 821

ZenFone 3 Deluxe 2ASUS has announced a new variant of the recently announced ZenFone 3 Deluxe, which will come with the brand new Snapdragon 821, making it the first officially announced phone to include this chipset.

The Snapdragon 821 will be available on the top of the line variant, that also comes with 6GB RAM and 256GB UFS 2.0 storage. The other two variants have 4GB RAM/32GB storage and 6GB RAM/128GB storage respectively and run on the older Snapdragon 820. The rest of the specifications are identical, including the 5.7-inch 1080p display, 23 megapixel rear camera, 8 megapixel front camera, dual SIM support, fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C, 3000mAh battery with fast charging and Android 6.0 with latest version of ZenUI. (more…)

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Asus ZenFone 3, Deluxe, and Ultra to go on sale in July

Asus ZenFone 3 3Asus has revealed the release date of its ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, and ZenFone 3 Ultra smartphones. The devices, which were unveiled by the company at Computex 2016, will go on sale in the Asian country starting July 12.

When the devices were made official last month, Asus revealed their US price – $249 for the ZenFone 3, $499 for the ZenFone 3 Deluxe, and $479 for the ZenFone 3 Ultra – but didn’t disclose when they will be launched stateside. Sadly, there’s still no word on the US launch timeframe.


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metal-bodied Marshmallow Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 to come

Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3Asus adds a fourth member to the Zenfone 3 family, which slots into the entry-level segment. The Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 shows a family resemblance, but is its own phone.

It has a metal unibody and a 5.2″ screen with 2.5D curved glass on the front. The screen has 720p resolution, unlike the other three which are at 1080p. It does run Android 6.0 Marshmallow (skinned with ZenfUI 3.0) on an octa-core processor (1.3GHz) with 2GB or 3GB of RAM. (more…)

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ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe could Feature Snapdragon 821 Instead of 823

ASUS ZenFone 3Probably you heard that the ASUS Zenfone 3 Deluxe model, which is the top-end variant in the lineup will have another version reportedly sold in some Asian countries. The major difference in the new model would be that it will be powered by the Snapdragon 823 chipset. However, now, we have just spotted a promotional material of the ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe which reveals that the phone is powered by Snapdragon 821 and not Snapdragon 823. So, the SD821 powered variant of the device could be announced later. (more…)

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