Earlier this year, Asus, the Taiwanese smartphone brand launched the 3G variant of their Asus Zenfone Go smartphone, and it comes with a model number of ZB452KG. Earlier today, the company unveiled the upgraded variant of the Asus Zenfone Go with support for 4G LTE and with a model number: ZB450KL.
There are some improvements in the newly announced LTE variant of the phone. Though the display remains the 4.5-inch FWVGA display as its predecessor, the chipset in the phone is upgraded to Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 from the usual Snapdragon 200 chipset seen on the 3G variant of the phone.
Asus Zenfone Go 4.5 LTE (ZB450KL) Key Specifications
- 4.5-inch FWVGA display
- 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 SoC
- Adreno 306 GPU
- 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage, microSD card support up to 128GB
- Android 6.0.1 with ZenUI
- 8MP rear camera with single tone LED flash, 2MP front-facing camera
- 4G LTE
- 2,070mAh removable battery
Other than this, there aren’t any changes in the hardware of the phone, but it boots Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out-of-the-box. There’s 1GB of RAM, coupled with 8GB of internal storage that can be further expanded till 128GB via a microSD card slot. Speaking of the camera, the new Zenfone Go comes with the same 8MP camera setup as its predecessor and a 2MP sensor can be seen up front.
Commenting on the launch, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager, ASUS India said, “Through our smartphones, we aim to cater to a wide segment of users, and we endeavor to offer the differentiated ASUS technology even in mass segments. We are sure this smartphone will able to provide an enriching user experience and be appreciated by our users across the country.”
The phone comes with a 2070mAh battery and now has support for 4G LTE and another standard set of connectivity options as well. The Asus Zenfone Go 4.5 LTE will be available exclusively via Amazon India for Rs. 6,999.