Asus has come up with another variant of the ZenFone Go (ZB450KL), dubbed as the Zenfone Go 4.5 LTE ZB450KL. To recap, Asus launched the old variant – ZenFone Go (ZB452KG) in India at Rs. 5,299, in April. The Asus Zenfone Go 4.5 LTE will be up for sale in Glacier Grey, Silver Blue, Sheer Gold, and Glamor Red colour options for Rs. 6999. It is already available on online stores like Amazon.in. Asus has plans to sell it through retail stores from next month.
The new ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE ZB450KL comes with better hardware. It features a 4.5-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 480×854 pixels and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 chipset paired with Adreno 306 GPU and 1GB of RAM. It comes with 8GB of internal storage, which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.
Regarding connectivity, the new ZenFone Go supports 4G LTE with Cat. 4 download speeds along with Dual-SIM, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS. It boasts an 8-megapixel primary camera with LED flash and f/2.0 aperture along with a 2-megapixel selfie camera. A 2070mAh battery backs it. The smartphone runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based ZenUI 2.0. It measures 136.5×66.7×11.2mm and weighs 135 grammes.
Commenting on the launch, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager, ASUS India said,"Through our smartphones, we aim to cater to a wide segment of users, and we endeavour to offer the differentiated ASUS technology even in mass segments. We are sure this smartphone will able to provide an enriching user experience and be appreciated by our users across the country."
Given its specifications, we think that there are far better devices available on the market at similar price range. Under 7k devices by Xiaomi, Coolpad, and other manufacturers stand a better pick than the Asus Zenfone Go 4.5 LTE