Asus Zenfone 3S Max – FAQ

Last Updated On : Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Asus Zenfone 3S Max is the new phone announced by Asus India which is going to be available in online and offline channels. You can find the detailed review about the phone here and the picture roundup here.

In this post, I have covered the frequently asked questions and user queries for Asus Zenfone 3S Max device.

Frequently Asked Questions for Asus Zenfone 3S Max:

How does Zenfone 3S Max look and design?

The phone sports a 2.5D contoured Glass in a new full-metal, aluminum alloy body, and 5.2 HD IPS display. The phone is 8.85mm thick at the sides.

On the front, we have 8 MP camera, sensors, earpiece. Below the screen, we have navigation buttons and the fingerprint sensor. On the right, we have volume and power buttons. We have the hybrid SIM card slot on the left. On the back, we have 13 MP rear camera with dual LED Real-tone flash and ASUS branding. On the top, we have 3S.5 mm audio jack and secondary noise-canceling microphone. Bottom we have the mic, speaker grill, and micro USB port.

Check out the picture gallery of Asus Zenfone 3S Max here to explore the complete look and design.

What is the weight of Zenfone 3S Max?

The weight of the smartphone is 175 grams.

What processor and GPU is used in Zenfone 3S Max?

Zenfone 3S Max is equipped with Octa-core 64 bit processor clocked at 1.5GHz with Mali T860 graphics processing unit

What are the Screen size and display of Zenfone 3S Max smartphone?

The phone sports a 5.2 inch HD [720p] IPS display with 450nits brightness and built-in blue light filter.

Does Zenfone 3S Max have any screen Protection?

It comes with 2.5 D contoured display glass.

Does the Zenfone 3S Max Have Dual SIM Slots?

Yes. It has hybrid SIM slot.

Asus Zenfone 3S Max SIM Tray
Hybrid SIM Tray

Does it have separate microSD slot?

No.

What is the inbuilt memory in Zenfone 3S Max and whether it has micro SD Card support?

It has 32 GB Storage that is further expandable up to 2TB with a Micro SD card. In addition to the above, it has 5 GB ASUS WebStorage valid for the lifetime and 100GB Google Drive space for 2 years.

Out of 32 GB, you have around 23.5 GB for use, rest is a system reserved.

Asus Zenfone 3S Max Storage

What type of SIM supported in Zenfone 3S Max?

The first SIM slot supports micro SIM card and the second slot supports nano-SIM card/microSD.

Both SIM supports 4G data?

Yes both SIM slots support 4G, but you can use any one SIM with 4G at a time.

Does Zenfone 3S Max supports VoLTE?

Yes, it has VoLTE support.

What are the other connectivity options in Zenfone 3S Max?

Bluetooth V 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, hotspot, WiFi Direct, GPS, AGPS CAT. 4. 150/50Mbps (download/upload)

Does Zenfone 3S Max has 3.5 mm audio jack?

Yes, it has 3.5 mm audio jack and it is present at the top of the phone.

How much RAM does Zenfone 3S Max have?

It has 3 GB RAM.

What is the battery capacity of Zenfone 3S Max?

It has 5000 mAh Lithium-polymer battery.

Can we remove the battery?

No, the battery is non-removable.

Does Zenfone 3S Max supports reverse charging?

Yes, it supports reverse charging.

What is the Camera feature in Zenfone 3S Max?

Rear Camera: On the rear, we have a 13 MP camera, 5 P largen lens with Dual LED Real-tone Flash.

Camera Modes available on the rear camera with PixelMaster Camera App:
Backlight HDR mode,
Super Resolution mode,
QR reader mode,
Low Light mode,
Night mode,
Selfie mode,
Panorama mode,
Beautification and
Time-Lapse effect modes

Front Camera: On the front, we have 8 MP camera that supports an 85° wide field of view.

Camera Modes available on the rear camera with PixelMaster Camera App:
HDR,
Lowlight and
Beautification modes

Does it support Full HD [1080p] recording?

Yes.

Does Zenfone 3S Max support OTG?

Yes, it supports OTG.

Does Zenfone 3S Max has the fingerprint sensor?

Yes, the fingerprint sensor is placed at the front side.

Does it have IR Blaster?

No.

How many fingers can be recognized?

You can add up to 5 fingers.

 

Does it have physical navigation buttons on Zenfone 3S Max?

No, we have on-screen navigation buttons.

Does Zenfone 3S Max has NFC feature?

No.

Does Zenfone 3S Max has LED Notification light?

Yes.

What are the sensors available in Zenfone 3S Max?

What Operating System is loaded in Zenfone 3S Max?

Zenfone 3S Max runs on Android Nougat 7.0 with ASUS ZenUI 3.0 on top. It allows supports multi-window mode.

Does it offer theme options?

Yes.

What are the color variants available for Zenfone 3S Max?

Available in Black and Gold.

What is the price of Zenfone 3S Max?

The phone is priced at Rs.14999 and it is available through online and offline channels.

What are the box contents?

Inside the box, we have

Asus Zenfone 3S Max Device,
Charging Adaptor,
Micro USB Cable,
Earphone,
User Guide and
Warranty.

If you have more questions, please feel free to comment. I will try to answer it ASAP.