ZenFone 2: Asus Launches Two Crystal-Backed Deluxe And ZenFone 2 Laser Phones In India

The Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe is the company’s latest top-end model gone official at ZenFestival. Announced a budget friendly ZenFone 2 Laser at the event in India, which is better targeted at affordable buyers.

The ZenFone 2 Laser will be available in 5.5-inch and 6-inch variants with a resolution of 1280×720 HD display baced by Gorilla Glass 4 protection. With laser autofocus 13MP caqmera on its back, which focuses as fast as 0.3 seconds, it also includes a f/2.0 lens for the rear cam, paired with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, 4G LTE support with Dual SIM connectivity. Priced at Rs 9999 ($156).


Asus Zenfone 2 Laser 5.5 (ZE550KL)  Specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) display with 72% screen to body ratio, Corning gorilla glass 4 protection
  • 1.2 GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 410 processor with Adreno 306 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop) with Zen UI 2.0
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, Real Tone flash, Laser Auto Focus
  • 5MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture and 85-degree wide-angle lens
  • Dimensions: 152.5 x 77.2 x 10.8~3.9 mm; Weight: 180g
  • 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 3000mAh battery
  • Colors: Pure Black, Ceramic White, Glamour Red

Now about the ZenFone 2 Deluxe. Hardware wise, the phone is identical to the standard ZenFone 2, including a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display, 2.3GHz 64-bit Z3580 CPU, 4GB RAM, up to 128GB internal memory, 13MP PixelMaster camera with Real Tone flash, 5MP front shooter, LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi ac, dual SIM dual active functionality, and a 3,000mAh battery. It runs on Android Lollipop with Zen UI on top.


Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe Specs

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display with Corning gorilla glass 3 protection
  • 2.3GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3580 processor with PowerVR G6430 GPU
  • 4GB RAM, 64GB / 128 GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 64GB via micro SD
  • Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5-element lens, Real Tone flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture
  • Dimensions: 152.5 x 77.2 x 10.9mm; weight 170g
  • 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 3000mAh battery

The ZenFone 2 Deluxe (ZE551ML) will be available in¬† Illusion White, Illusion Blue and Illusion Red colors. Goes on sale at Rs 22,999 ($360) for the 64GB variant. For 128GB ZenFone 2 Deluxe, Asus hasn’t revealed any pricing as yet.