Asus Zenfone 2 Hands On, Impressions & Preview

By posted on April 30, 2015 10:11PM
Asus Zenfone 2 Hands On

A few days ago, Asus Zenfone 2 was launched in India and the handset is available in 5 different variants. The smartphone is differentiated by the 2GB and 4GB RAM variants. The handsets are really powerful and the prices are quite attractive. The year 2015 is not easy for consumers and smartphone manufacturers. There are a lot of phones present around 10K INR and 20K INR.But, as a consumer you want the best product and being a smartphone manufacturer you want to gave the consumers the most and get in return the high sales. So, let’s see how much these handset are capable of.

Zenfone_2Asus Zenfone 2 price starts from Rs. 12,999 and the top model is priced at Rs. 22,000. Well, the handset comes with a lot of good features. Yesterday, Xiaomi Mi4i is launched in India and that arrived with a very low price too. A few days ago, Xiaomi Mi4i is launched in India and that arrived with a very low price too. Anyway, the Zenfone 2 comes with a 5.5-inch FHD display which offers a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The Corning Gorilla Glass 3 display is there to protect the touchscreen. It is an IPS display and the pixel density of this device was quite good. The screen is quite bright and is going to attract a lot of consumers.

33 Asus Zenfone 2 is a solid device and the metal finish gives it a premium touch. The back panel of this device looks quite good. It is running on latest software, but it comes with three multi-touch capacitive touchscreen—Multitasking, Home and Back buttons are there. Most of the Android Lollipop phones are coming with built in touch buttons.

32The Asus Zenfone 2 is a dual-SIM device, and it supports most of the 4G bands in India. Well, apart from 4G, the device also supports connectivity features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB port and a 3.5mm AV jack as well. The connectivity features were working fine and as you can see in here the handset is quite big, but the screen is really bright which is a very good thing.

7 The Asus Zenfone 2 comes with a 13-Megapixel camera with dual-LED flash. In the image above, you can see how glossy is the back panel. Well, the design of this backpanel is really good. It is an AutoFocus camera and is capable of shooting 1080p Full HD videos at 30fps. With this camera, you will get images in 4128 x 3096 pixels. Also, it supports Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR. The camera on the back is quite good and we have tested it in low light quality and we are quite satisfied with camera. There are many modes present in this camera which will help you in taking better images.

12 There is a 5-Megapixel camera present on the front and take a look at the the front facing camera below. The front facing camera is also quite nice. The 2GB model is priced around Rs. 13,000 and it is a good competitor of the Micromax Canvas Selfie and if we compare it, then we find that there is a 13-Megapixel camera present on the front and also, a flash is also present there. So, the specs of this device are quite good. The price tag should also be kept in mind as under 15K INR you are getting a lot with this device.

2 The Asus Zenfone 2 is packing an Intel Atom Z3580 (4 GB RAM model) and Intel Atom Z3560 (2 GB RAM model) processors. Thee are 64-bit Quad-Core processors which are clocked at different speeds. The handset will be available in 16/32/62/128GB storage options. Also, as you can see in the image above the handsets are really slim, and thus, we have compared it to the Apple iPhone 6 which is known fir it’s thinness.

Zenfone_2_Ft_iPhone_6The Asus Zenfone 2 is very lime, but it is thicker than the Apple iPhone 6 as the Zenfone 2 is 10.3mm thick. Apart from that, it looks ver attractive, specially from the back. Also, the company has announced a lot of accessories for the Zenfone 2 consumers. The users can buy different types of cover and backpanel, which are available in different style and color.

Asus Zenfone 2 is a good and powerful device which will support heavy multi tasking as well. It is available in different colors and the most attractive one is the golden one. It is priced at Rs 13,000, goes up to 22,000 and it will be available soon over at Flipkart. Overall, the phone is quite good and it is going to beat many smartphones in the price range. So, the first impressions of the device were good. For more pictures, do check out the image gallery below and let us know via your comments how much you liked the new Zenfone 2.

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