Asus is already providing a number of devices targeted into the image-centric market and while customers enjoys high-resolution camera package in those devices, Asus goes beyond the standard and will be launching another serious device designed specifically for selfie and coincidentally, Asus calls it the Zenfone Selfie.
Asus Philippines sets to launch the Zenfone Selfie in the country next week. It’s one of a kind handset that only a few puts a serious deal with such a Selfie-centric device. It highlights a 13 Megapixel cameras on both front and back with a dual-tone LED flash from both faces as well while the back or the main camera is equipped with Laser Auto Focus for maximum image clarity.
The Asus Zenfone Selfie is basically a mid-end handset and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC assisted by 3 GB of RAM and a choice of either 16 GB or 32 GB internal storage which can be expanded through a microSD card of up to 64 GB. It comes with a 5.5-inch IPS display with full-HD 1080p resolutions.
Asus Zenfone Selfie (ZD551KL) Specifications
5.5-inch 1080p full HD Display | 1920 x 1080 resolution | 403 ppi
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Chipset
Adreno 405 Graphics processor
3 GB LPDDR3 RAM
16 GB/32 GB internal storage
microSD support up to 64 GB
13 Megapixel main camera | Dual-tone LED flash | Laser Auto Focus
13 Megapixel front camera | Dual-tone LED flash | 88-degree wide-angle lens | f/2.2 aperture
4G/LTE | 3G/HSPA+ | 2G/GSM/GPRS
Dual SIM | nano-SIM | LTE enabled
Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g/n/ac
GPS | A-GPS | GLONASS
USB 2.0 (microUSB)
3.5mm Audio port
Android 5.0 | Asus ZenUI
156.5 x 77.2 x 10.8 mm
3000 mAh Li-Po battery
Asus will reveal the rest of the info at launch including the full specs, pricing and availability. For our guesses, the new Zenfone 2 will sit around the 12K to 13K which should be fair enough given its unique camera setup and tempting features.