Asus Zenfone 2 launched in India with starting price of Rs. 12,999

Asus Zenfone 2 launched in India with starting price of Rs. 12,999

Asus today officially launched the anticipated Zenfone 2 in India. The smartphone range will come in four different variants and will be available for pre-order on Flipkart with a starting price of Rs. 12,999.

All the four variants will come in Zenfone 2 ZE551ML and ZE550ML models. Flipkart will start taking pre-orders later today and their shipments are expected to begin in the first week of May.

The Zenfone 2 ZE551ML comes in three variants, while the Zenfone 2 ZE550ML will be available in just one affordable variant. All the three variants of the latter model has a 5.5-inch display, quad-core Intel Atom processor, up to 4GB of RAM, 64GB expandable storage, 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front camera. This range starts at a price tag of Rs. 14,999 and go up to Rs. 22,999.

Asus Zenfone 2

Asus Zenfone 2

The most superior variant under ZE551ML features a 5.5-inch 1080p display and is powered by a 64-bit Intel Atom Z3580 chipset along with a 2.3GHz quad-core CPU and 4GB of RAM. It packs a 3,000mAh battery and has 64GB expandable storage.

The Zenfone 2 ZE550ML, on the other hand, has a 5.5-inch 720p display and is powered by a 1.8GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3560 processor. There is 2GB of RAM, 16GB expandable storage and a 3,000mAh battery.

Commenting on the launch of the Zenfone 2 in India, Jerry Shen, Asus CEO, said:

“We are incredibly excited to bring Zenfone 2 to consumers in India. Asus believes that the best technology should be used by a mass audience, and we have drawn on our core competence to deliver beautiful design and unprecedented performance in an empowering luxury for everyone to enjoy.”

The entire range of Asus Zenfone 2 runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system with a proprietary Zen UI on top. It has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS and a microUSB port on the connectivity front and comes with dual-SIM support alongside 4G LTE network access.

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