The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is the Taiwanese smartphone brand’s best offering right now in the market and it will be up for sale on e-commerce portal Flipkart at 12 PM. And yes, it will be a flash sale because the demand for the smartphone is still sky high and Asus is unable to cope with it. The Zenfone Max Pro M1, since the first sale, has been made available through flash sales every week and there’s no change this week. It’s a great alternative to the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro which again is available through flash sales. The Zenfone Max Pro M1 starts at Rs 10,999 for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage option and goes up to Rs 12,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage model. Asus is yet to launch the upgraded variant with 6GB of RAM and upgraded dual rear cameras, which will be priced at Rs 14,999.
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Specifications and Features
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is the best mid-range smartphone available today. Of course, we have the Realme 1 over there, which offers sheer power at an affordable price of Rs 8,990, the Zenfone Max Pro is not far behind when it comes to specifications. Also, it’s the cheapest Snapdragon 636 SoC smartphone in India right now. On paper, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 sports a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display carrying a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the smartphone comes with Qualcomm’s mid-range beast Snapdragon 636 SoC, clubbed with up to 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Asus is just selling the 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM variants of the smartphone in India and the 6GB RAM variant will arrive at a later date.
Asus has added a dedicated microSD card slot to the smartphone. The phone also supports dual 4G, which comes in extremely handy these days. Other connectivity options in the device include VoLTE on both SIM cards, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and a micro USB port for charging & data transfer. The fingerprint scanner is placed on the rear side while the phone also comes with Face Unlocking option.
The USP of the Zenfone Max Pro M1 is the massive 5000mAh battery inside and Asus even bundles a 10W charger inside the retail box. The phone boots pure stock Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with three Asus apps installed and added gesture controls.
Moving onto the cameras, we have a 13MP primary shooter on the back which is paired with a 5MP secondary depth sensor. The phone offers an 8MP shooter on the front, which also comes with a Portrait mode.
Lastly, today’ sale on Flipkart will also be a flash sale and it will be available for a limited time. So be ready at 12 PM to grab the Zenfone Max Pro M1.
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