Asus Zenfone 3 is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, which is the fastest chipset on any Android smartphone.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 is the latest chipset from Qualcomm and it offers 10% performance boost over the Snapdragon 820 used in all flagship smartphones like Samsung S7 and OnePlus 3.
Notably, the OnePlus 3T also uses the same Snapdragon 821 processor. The Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe comes with world’s fastest chipset and it also has an eye watering price tag. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 62,999 in the Indian market. It is actually priced closer to Google Pixel XL.
The new Asus Zenfone Deluxe comes with 6 GB Ram and it will soon go on sale online, in India. The Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Edition with Snapdragon 820 (ZS570KL) is also launched by Asus and it also comes with 6 GB RAM, priced at Rs. 49,999.
The internal storage capacity on the SD 820 variant is 64 GB while the SD 821 version comes with enormous 256 GB capacity.
The higher variant of Zenfone 3 Deluxe will come with 6 GB of RAM of DDR4 , 256 GB internal storage space. The smartphone will have processing capabilities higher than an average Home laptop.
Performance – For the Snapdragon 821 Qualcomm is following the same route of custom cores as in the Snapdragon 820. Snapdragon 821 is clocked @ 2.4 GHz while the Snapdragon 820 is clocked @ 2.15 GHz, both are Quad Core processor manufactured with 14nm process. There is Adreno 530 GPU in both the smartphones however there is a slight difference in clock speed (SD 821 Adreno 530 is clocked @ 653 MHz while on the SD 820 Adreno 530 @ 624 MHz).
Display – The Zenfone 3 Deluxe has a 5.7 inch full HD display with an AMOLED display panel. The display also has Gorilla Glass 4 protection on top and has incredibly high 79% Screen to Body Ratio,
Fastest Smartphone in the World – Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe
Camera – The smartphone’s rear camera has a 23-Megapixel sensor with Laser Auto focus and Dual tone LED flash. For the front 8 Megapixel camera is given with f/2.0 aperture size. The rear camera comes with a Sony sensor with f/2.0 aperture size, and is capable of recording videos with 4K resolution.
Connectivity – All the three variants includes the features like NFC, finger print scanner, glove touch. The devices also shares similarities in design, camera, connectivity and battery size. The smartphones will run on Android Marshmallow 6.0 with Zen UI on top.
Price – While we expected the price for the higher variant to be around Rs. 50,000 but it costs Rs. 62,999, which is much more than Asus fans in India would have liked.
Key Specs of Asus Zenfone Deluxe
- Screen – 5.7 Inch Full HD AMOLED display with
- Processor – 2.4 GHZ Snapdragon 821 processor.
- Adreno 530 GPU
- RAM – 6 GB
- Storage – 256 GB internal storage expandable upto 2 TB.
- Rear Camera – 23 MP rear, Sony IMX318 sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 4K video , OIS.
- Front Camera – 8 MP front , 85 degree wide angle lens.
- OS – Android Marshmallow 6.0 along with Zen UI.
- Finger Print Scanner – Yes, rear mounted.
- Battery – 3000 mAh with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.
- Connectivity – Dual sim 4G LTE, VOLTE
- Android M with Zen UI 3.0
- Hi – Res Audio.
- Weight -170 grams
- Thickness – 7.5 mm
- USB Type C Port
- Price Rs. 62,999.
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