Asus has launched its Zenfone Max Pro M1 smartphone in India, which was announced when the company declared a vital association with Flipkart a week ago. Features of the smartphone are its large 5000mAh battery, the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor and the stock Android operating system.
Moreover, it also includes a fantastic dual camera setup, and an LED flash enabled selfie snapper. The new ASUS phone is a massive contender for Redmi Note 5 Pro which is packed with similar specs. Here is all the information about the newly launched ZenFone Max Pro M1:
ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 Specifications and Features
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 comes with a 5.99-inch IPS screen with full HD+ Full View Display and thin bezels on the sides and edges. The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC with Adreno 509 GPU and packs a 5000mAh battery, which according to Asus, can deliver up to 25.3 hours of full HD video playback and up to 42 hours of 3G talk time. The phone comes with 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM variants. It packs 32GB/64GB internal storage which can be bumped up by inserting a microSD card in the given dedicated slot.
ASUS phones usually feature ZenUI, but the ZenFone Max Pro M1 is the first phone that offers stock Android experience. It runs on the pure version of Android 8.1 Oreo OS.
On the optics front, the ZenFone Max Pro M1 features a vertically arranged dual camera setup equipped with Softlight LED on its rear panel. It features 13-megapixel + 5MP sensor on the back and an 8-megapixel sensor on the front panel. The front camera has been optimised to capture selfie shots with bokeh effect.
The phone comes with a massive 5000mAh battery which is almost 1000mAh more than the Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro. ASUS claims that the ZenFone Max Pro M1 is the world’s thinnest smartphone with 5,000mAh battery. ASUS is also offering passive amplifier accessory called Max Box for the Max Pro M1, but its pricing and availability was not confirmed at the launch event of the phone. The MaxBox can amplify the sound output of the phone by 2 times.
It supports 4G, VoLTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, and GPS as connectivity options. Asus has also added a face unlock and fingerprint sensor on the device.
ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 Pricing and Availability
The ZenFone Max Pro M1 is priced at Rs 10,999/- for the 3GB RAM variant and Rs 12,999/- for the 4GB RAM variant. The ZenFone Max Pro M1 is also expected to be available in a higher 6GB RAM variant in the future, with an updated rear camera. It is expected to cost Rs 14,999/-.
The introductory launch offer attached to Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 include:
- Complete Mobile Protection for just Rs. 49.
- No cost EMI up to 12 months on all credit cards.
- Exchange offer: Extra Rs. 1000 off
- Vodafone offers up to Rs. 3200 free