Asus launched 3 new smartphones today at an event held by the company in New Delhi (India).
Asus Launched Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie and Selfie Pro, and another smartphone called Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie with Dual front selfie cameras. All the new smartphones will be available to purchase from Flipkart from 21st September.
Asus event was themed around “We Love Photos” and the whole emphasis of the new Asus Zenfone 4 series is towards better imaging. Also, the company has launched the Asus Zenfone Zoom S in India few days back.
So let’s Check out in Detail, what the three new Asus Zenfone Selfie Smartphone has to offer.
Price for New Zenfone 4 Models
- Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Dual Camera – Price Rs. 14,999
- Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Single Camera – Price Rs. 9,999
- Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro Dual Camera – Price Rs. 22,999
Let’s start with the Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Dual.
Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie – Dual Front Camera Price Rs 14,999
Dual Selfie Camera – Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie comes with a Dual front camera setup with a 20 Megapixel camera and an 8 Megapixel camera. Firstly, the 20 MP camera comes with f/2.0 aperture and even has the Asus Selfie Master technology to make the selfies better.
Secondly, we have the 8 MP camera is a wide-angle lens with 120-degree wide focus to ensure you can capture group selfies with ease.
Notably, the dual front cameras are not next to each other but placed on either side of the microphone grill. You can instantly change the camera for clicking either a wide shot or a perfect close selfie shot.
Also, there is also a soft light LED Flash on the front side to capture selfies.
On the software enhancement front, Asus has added the beauty mode that offers skin lightning, eyes widening and other beauty enhancements.
Additionally, the front selfie camera comes with a portrait mode that helps to blur the background and create a bokeh effect.
At the back of the mobile, there is a 16 Megapixel camera with PDAF and real tone LED Flash. Notably, the rear camera comes with 80-degree field of view and Pixel Master 4.0 camera technology to enhance the images captured by the camera.
Design and Display
It has a Metallic finish design with polycarbonate build and looks somewhat like the OnePlus 3T or the Asus Zenfone 3S Max. It even has a 2.5 D Curved Glass display to enhance the looks. Besides, it will be available in Sunlight Gold, Rose Pink, Deepsea Black and Mint Green colors.
Notably, it runs on the latest Android Nougat 7.1 and will get update Android O update in the future. The latest Zen UI 4.0 accompanies the Nougat OS to offer more customizations and plethora of features.
Display & Performance
It boasts of a 5.5 Inch IPS LCD HD Display (400 nits brightness) and there is even a 2.5 D curved glass.
Powering the phone is the starting range chipset, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 clocked at 1.4 GHz and comes with Adreno 505 GPU.
Additionally, it has 4 GB of Ram and comes with 64 GB storage. There is a 5 magnet speaker at the bottom and the phone comes with 4G LTE as well as VOLTE support.
Also, it has a 3.5 mm audio jack located on the top side and the legacy micro-USB connector.
Lastly, it runs on the 3000 mAH battery which is sufficient to last all day. It does not have the fast charging support. The phone weighs 144 gram.
Summing it Up Key Highlights of Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie
- Dual Front Selfie camera with 20 MP + 8 MP lens
- Android Nougat 7.1 with New Zen UI 4.0
- 16 MP Rear camera
- Snapdragon 430 Octa-Core Processor.
- Price Rs. 14,999.
The smartphone will be available on Flipkart. Importantly, during big billion days, 21st to 24th September you can buy it for a discount of Rs. 1,000.
Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Single Front Camera Price Rs. 9,999.
Asus Zenfone 4 selfie is the most basic smartphone in the new Zenfone 4 Selfie series. The new Asus Zenfone 4 selfie is available for Rs. 9,999. The smartphone has some similarities in comparison to the Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Dual camera.
It comes with a 5.5 Inch HD display and has same design and weight. Also, uses the same Snapdragon 430 processor and Adreno 505 GPU. However, it has 3 GB Ram and 32 GB of internal storage that is expandable.
Instead of Dual front cameras, it comes with a single 13-megapixel front selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and soft light LED flash. Also, the front camera has the Asus Selfie master technology and beautification mode.
In fact, the rear camera is even different and it comes with a 13 Megapixel sensor with a f/2.2 aperture with phase detection autofocus and LED Flash.
Rest of the features on this smartphone are similar to the Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie (Dual camera).
Coming to the third mobile launched by Asus – the new Zenfone 3 Selfie Pro. It is the most premium mobile launched by the brand today.
Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie PRO Price Rs. 22999
Asus has also launched the superior version of the Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie called the “Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie PRO“. It is available for Rs. 22,999. The Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie PRO comes with better specs and even has a different selfie camera in comparison to the Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie.
Zenfone Selfie PRO – Dual Selfie Camera 12 MP + 12 MP
For Selfies, we have Dual 12 Megapixel front selfie cameras with Sony® IMX362 dual-pixel image sensor and 24MP* DuoPixel™ camera technology. Asus says that each of the pixels on the Selfie Pro has 2 photodiodes to ensure more resolution and clarity.
Additionally, the front camera comes with 6P Lens, F/1.8 aperture and also have Electronic Image Stabilization. Moreover, it boasts of Asus Super Pixel Camera technology where the processor, Image signal processor and camera lens all are fine-tuned to offer better camera output.
Notably, it can record 4K video using the front selfie cameras. Also, the front camera features include Beauty Mode, front flash and Portrait Mode.
However, the rear camera is similar to the Asus Zenfone Selfie 4. It has a Single 16 MP lens with PDAF support and a Dual LED Flash. Contrastingly, the rear camera on the PRO version comes with support for recording 4K videos.
Performance and Other Features
It runs on the more powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Processor along with the Adreno 506 GPU. Additionally, we have 4 GB Ram, 64 GB of internal storage and even the support for Micro-sd card.
Furthermore, it comes with a better Full HD Display with 5.5 Inch Screen size and has AMOLED panel. Also, there is 2.5D Curved glass and the maximum display brightness is 500 nits.
The mobile has Hi-Res audio 192kHz/24-bit standard with DTS support for a better sound experience. The 3000 mAH Li-ion battery fueling the phone even has support for fast charging.
Furthermore, it runs on the Android Nougat 7 along with the new Zen UI 4.0. Asus shared that the new Zenfone 4.0 UI is much faster in comparison to the older Zen UI and users can feel upto 50% faster performance.
Notably, Asus announced that all the Zenfone 4 series and even the Zenfone 3 series will get the Android O update in future to make sure that users get the best experience from their phones.
Lastly, all the three phones come with a Fingerprint scanner at the back and are 4G LTE/ VOLTE compliant.
Summing it Up Key Highlights of Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie PRO
- Dual Front Selfie camera with 12 MP + 12 MP lens.
- 4K selfie Video support.
- Android Nougat 7.1 with New Zen UI 4.0.
- Snapdragon 625 Processor.
- Gorgeous Metallic design.
You can read a detailed review of Zenfone 4 Selfie Dual Camera here.