Asus has launched a new smartphone in India called ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1. The device has been launched with a starting price tag of Rs. 10,999. Asus has priced the device very competitively. It comes in 3GB and 4GB RAM options. The device is powered by SD 636 SoC. It will go on sale from 3rd May via Flipkart.
ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 features a 5.99 inch Full HD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) IPS 2.5D curved Display. It is powered by a 1.8GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Processor with 3GB/4GB RAM. For graphics, it comes with a Adreno 509 GPU.
ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 comes with dual camera setup, it features a 13 Megapixel primary and 5 Megapixel secondary rear camera with Dual-tone LED flash and Phase Detection AutoFocus. For selfies, it comes with a 8 Megapixel front camera with LED flash. It comes with 32GB/64GB inbuilt storage options, which can be expanded upto 128GB.
Its connectivity options include 4G, VoLTE, 3G, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, NFC, Wi-Fi Direct WLAN, Bluetooth, USB OTG and USB Type-C. It packs a 5,000 mAh Battery with Fast Charging. It comes with Fingerprint sensor on its back side.
ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. It has hybrid slot which can act as dual sim slot or expandable slot.
ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 Key Specifications:
- 5.99 inch Full HD+ IPS screen
- 1.8GHz Octa core processor
- 3GB/4GB RAM
- Adreno 509 GPU
- 13 Megapixel + 5 Megapixel rear camera with dual LED Flash
- 8 Megapixel front camera with LED Flash
- 5,000 mAh battery
- 32GB/64GB internal storage, can be expanded
- Android 8 Oreo
ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 Price in India is Rs. 10,999 for 3GB RAM model and Rs. 12,999 for 4GB RAM model. It comes in Deep sea Black and Gray colors. It will go on sale in India from 3 May 2018 via Flipkart.
“India remains a key market for our smartphone business and we wanted India to be one of the first countries to receive our brand new ZenFone Max Pro (M1),” said Mr. Shen. “We are proud to be working with Qualcomm Technologies to make ZenFone Max Pro (M1) one of the most powerful yet battery-efficient smartphones for all Indian consumers to enjoy.”
Commenting on the launch, Ajay Yadav, VP, Flipkart said, “Flipkart has been at the forefront of driving innovation and growing the adoption of smartphones in India. With the strategic partnership with ASUS, we are now expanding our efforts in redefining the market by launching smartphones that are ‘made for India’. Backed by our deep understanding of what customers are looking for, the ZenFone Max Pro (M1) is a complete package of cutting edge technology and great specs at a compelling price.”
Larry Paulson, President & Vice President, Qualcomm India joined Mr. Shen on stage to add, “Qualcomm Technologies shares the ASUS commitment to exceptional design and quality, With the launch of ZenFone Max Pro, powered by the Snapdragon 636 Mobile Platform, ASUS has brought together an ideal balance of exceptional battery life, outstanding performance and consumer value.”