After accidentally listed on Flipkart last month, the Asus Zenfone Go has finally gone official in India. This new arrival is from the list of newly launched Asus ZenFone devices in the country, such as ZenFone 2 Deluxe and ZenFone 2 Laser and this is an affordable smartphone to say anything about.
Specs-wise, the handset is powered by a MediaTek MT6580 chipset clocked at 1.3GHz quad-core processor , and sports a 5-inch HD IPS display. With 2GB of RAM inside, it also has an 8GB of internal storage and packs a 2070mAh battery. The ZenFone Go brings with it an 8MP rear camera and a 2MP front-facing shooter and on the connectivity front, it supports 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS/A-GPS and will be available in Black, White and Red color options.
On the software front, ZenFone Go runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Zen UI skin on top and comes bundled with 100GB of free Google Drive storage for two years.
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) display
- 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT6580 processor with Mali 400MP2 GPU
- 2GB LPDDR3 RAM, 8GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD
- Android 5.1 Lollipop with Asus Zen UI 2.0
- Dual SIM
- 8MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, LED flash
- 2MP front-facing camera
- Dimensions: 71×144.5×9.98mm; Weight: 135g
- 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- 2070 mAh battery
Priced at Rs 7,999 ($120), the smartphone can be purchased through Flipkart and the company’s offline retail stores in India.