Asus Announced Zenfone 3S Max in India

Updated On: Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Asus India has announced its first mobile in the year 2017 and it is one more addition to the Zenfone 3 Series. Yes in addition to Zenfone 3, Zenfone 3 Laser, Zenfone 3 Deluxe, Zenfone 3 Max now Asus is back with the new model. The new model will Asus Zenfone 3S Max is the new model announced in India and it will be launching in FEB 2017.

Asus Zenfone 3S Max:

Asus Zenfone 3S Max comes with a model number ZC521TL. As per Asus, this model will be available on both online and offline channels after the official launch. This model is an upgraded model in Zenfone 3s series. Here are the details about the phone.

Asus Zenfone 3S Max sports a 2.5D contoured Glass in a new full-metal, aluminum alloy body, that houses its high-definition 5.2 inch HD IPS [720p] display with 450nits brightness and built-in blue light filter. The device has 75% screen to body ratio. It also features a 13MP rear camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture and dual LED Real-tone flash, that supports Phase Detection Autofocus. The device supports full-HD recording.

At the front, the device sports an 8MP Camera that support an 85° wide field of view, and support modes like the Beautification modes, HDR mode, Low-light mode, and can shoot videos in Full-HD resolution.

It features a long lasting battery high-capacity 5000mAh Lithium-polymer battery. The phone supports reverse charging as well to charge other devices and accessories. The device features a fast and responsive front-facing fingerprint sensor that unlocks the smartphone in 0.5 seconds. It supports recognition of up to 5 fingers and also detects fingerprints in full 360 degrees. Not just that, you can also answer calls from the lock screen with your finger.

Zenfone 3S Max is powered by an Octa-core 64 bit processor clocked at 1.5GHz with Mali T860 graphics processing unit and is coupled with a class leading high capacity 3GB RAM for better performance. It has 32 GB Storage that is further expandable up to 2TB with a Micro SD card. It has Dual SIM hybrid SIM Slot. Both SIM’s supports 4G. You can use the second SIM or microSD card.

One of the notable features of the phone is that the phone comes with Android 7.0 Nougat with ZenUI 3.0 out of the box. The ZenUI on this device features the Nougat Multi-window mode. It lets you open a separate working window or a split-window, letting you multi-task on two different apps and switch between apps, separately in each window.

The phone will be available in two colors Black and Gold. The phone weighs about 175 grams and it is 8.85mm thick at the sides. The price of the phone is not announced yet. The exact price is yet to be announced by Asus.

Do check out the FAQ of Asus Zenfone 3S Max here.

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On commenting on this phone, Asus India said –

Unlimited power is always sought after, and ASUS’ Zenfone 3 Max series has forever stood tall in face of it. The Zenfone 3S Max is the next evolution in the series, that takes the incredible battery backup to the next level.
With a slim aluminum metal body design, a fast fingerprint sensor ,a high performance camera, and a formidable 5000mAh battery – time is now to live life unplugged in style, and relieve you and others of all battery anxieties, with the new ZenFone 3S Max always at your side!

We will be reviewing the phone and the detailed review will be published soon. Stay tuned.

Update: The detailed review is Up and you can check out here.