Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1:
Asus is a Taiwanese phone maker company. As promised, Asus has released a new phone, the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1, as part of its partnership declared with e-commerce portal Flipkart. India is among the 1st some countries to get the phone today. Touted as the fight to the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, the phone shares some specifications such as display and the processor.
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Full Specifications:
- Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
- Announced: 2018, April
- Display: 5.99 inches, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Resolution: 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)
- Dimensions: 159 x 76 x 8.5 mm (6.26 x 2.99 x 0.33 in)
- Weight: 180 g (6.35 oz)
- Chipset: Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636
- CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
- GPU: Adreno 509
- Memory: 3 or 4 GB RAM
- Storage: 32 or 64 GB
- MicroSD: microSD, up to 400 GB (dedicated slot)
- Rear Camera: Dual: 13 MP (f/2.2) + 5 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Dual: 16 MP + 5 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash – 6 GB RAM model only
- Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
- Front Camera: 8 MP (f/2.2), LED flash
16 MP, LED flash – 6 GB RAM model only
- OS: Android 8.1 (Oreo)
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
- Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
- Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- Radio: FM radio
- USB: Yes
- Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
- Colors: Deepsea Black, Titanium Grey
One of the key highlights of the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is that it is the 1st company’s phone to ditch the Zenfone UI and opt for the stock Android operating system. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo os out-of-the-box. Another talking point of the phone is the big 5,000mAh battery. This battery is claimed to deliver up to almost two hundred hours of music playback, up to 34.1 days of 4G standby and up to 25.3 hours 1080p video playback.
The phone comes with a 5.99-inch full HD+ display. The display resolution is 1080×2160 pixel with 18:9 aspect ratio.
The Asus Zenfone Pro has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor as power system, same as the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. As mentioned above, the device arrives in two variants, 3GB RAM or 4GB RAM and 32GB storage or 64GB storage. For imaging duties, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 has a dual rear camera setup. The device has dual 13MP and 5MP sensors at the rear end with LED flash. The 12MP primary camera has aperture f/2.2 with 1.12 micron. The front of the device houses an 8MP selfie camera.