After the launch of three devices Zenfone 3, Zenfone 3 Deluxe and the Zenfone 3 Ultra at the recent Computex 2016, Asus has unveiled a fourth smartphone – Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 in China. With a price tag of CNY 1,299 (approx. Rs. 13,000) for the 2GB RAM model and CNY 1,499 (approx. Rs. 15,000) for the 3GB RAM variant, Asus targets the budget-conscious crowd for this smartphone.
Similar to the recently launched three models, Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 comes clad in a metal unibody design. It features a 5.2-inch 2.5D curved glass display of 720x1280 pixels resolution and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor paired with 3GB of RAM. The handset runs ZenUI 3.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and sports a fingerprint scanner on the back panel.
Located at the rear of Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 smartphone is a 13MP camera with LED flash and f/2.2 aperture. In the front, there is a 5MP camera. In terms of connectivity, the device support 4G LTE with VoLTE with HD voice call compatibility. There are reports that it supports the Indian LTE bands. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB. It features a hybrid dual-SIM card slot. A 4100mAh battery completes the package.
The Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 is available in gold, rose gold, silver and gray color options. Its availability in international market is not known yet.
Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 Specs at a Glance:
- 5.2-inch 2.5D curved glass display of 720x1280 pixels resolution
- 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor
- Variants: 2GB RAM/16GB storage; 3GB RAM/32GB storage
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow with ZenUI 3.0 on top
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash and 5MP front camera
- Dual-SIM, 4G LTE/VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, Fingerprint scanner
- 4100mAh battery