Taiwanese brand, Asus has reduced the price of its popular smartphone, the Asus Zenfone 3 Max today. The Asus Zenfone 3 Max 5.2, which was earlier available in the country for Rs. 10,999 will be now available for Rs. 9,999. To recall, the smartphone was launched back in November 2016 alongside Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 and was one of the best smartphones on the market back then.
Asus confirmed that the price cut on the Zenfone 3 Max 5.2 (ZC520TL) will reflect across all major e-commerce sites like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal and leading retail stores including Asus Exclusive Stores across India.
Talking about the specifications of the Zenfone 3 Max 5.2 (ZC520TL), it comes with a 5.2-inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is also available in a 5.5-inch display variant which is available at Rs. 17,999 on e-commerce site Flipkart. The phone features a metal body and the display has a 2.5D curved glass on top.
The smartphone is powered by a MediaTek 64-bit quad-core 1.25GHz chipset, which is coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The memory can be expanded up to 32GB with a microSD card. The Zenfone 3 Max 5.2 comes with a 13MP camera on the back and a 5MP camera on the front. Asus has added its PixelMaster camera. The 5MP selfie camera has f/2.2 aperture, Backlight (Super HDR) / Low Light / Beautification modes.
This smartphone also has a fingerprint sensor at the back, and Asus has already confirmed that the smartphone will receive Android 8.0 Oreo update very soon. It offers all the connectivity options such as 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB OTG.
The highlight of the smartphone is the 4100mAh battery inside. The smartphone is available in three colour options- Titanium Gray, Glacier Silver, Sand Gold.
Having said that, e-commerce portal Flipkart is already selling the smartphone at Rs. 9,499, which is even a lower price than the announced price cut rate of Rs. 9,999.
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