2 ASUS ZENFONE SELFIE

Pros
Offers perfectly balanced multimedia performance, crystal clear razor sharp display, battery efficiency, and 2X drop-damage resistance.

Cons
Doesn’t support NFC, Wi-Fi Direct and OTG cable. Absence of temperature sensor and quick charging feature. Lots of unwanted preinstalled apps.

The Verdict:10

Really incredibly sleek and reliable smart phone trailblazing fusion of fashion, technology and craftsmanship with finest front and rear cameras, multiple special shooting modes, and stunning, detail-rich display for unique selfie experience.



Design and Technology

Asus Zenfone selfie is the best selfie android phone launched on June 2015with superior camera and photography features and offered at price of about Rs. 15,999 for 2GB RAM/16GB storage and Rs. 17,999 for 3GB RAM/32GB. It is powered with 1.5GHz Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 615 octa-core, 64-bit processor and comes with Android 5.0 (Lollipop) OS. It accepts two Micro SIM cards and 3.5mm audio jack while supporting 2G/3G/4G for both SIM cards. The laser auto-focus technology is featured to accelerate close-ups photography, compensating for the extra distance created by the lens receding during framing and for fastest possible clarity. The connectivity options supported by Zenfone selfie are Bluetooth V4.0, WLAN 802.11 b/g/n/ac, EDGE, GPS, GLONASS, AGPS, BDS, GPRS, GSM, WCDMA, FDD-LTE, and TDD-LTE. You can just draw symbol S on the display to switch to selfie mode. The ZenFone Selfie’s PixelMaster camera technology includes backlight (Super HDR) technology to improve light balance and special pixel-enhancing technology enables up to 400%-batter brightness in dark and shaded areas. The concentric-circle detailing and elegant eggshell finish and pure White, Chic Pink or Aqua Blue colors will definitely make your eyes stunned on it. The innovative pixel-merging technology is adapted to increase light sensitivity by up to four times (4X) in night or dark environments. The brand-new ZenUI will be brighter, smarter, simpler and even more beautiful and knows what you need, expresses your thoughts and feelings, and connects you to the location wherever you go.

Display and Storage

It accommodates 5.5˝ Full HD IPS display with 1920 x 1080 resolution and 178-degree viewing angles. The pixel density of about 403ppi is adopted to render each and every image in eye-delighting detail. The display screen is protected with corning gorilla glass to make your display free from scratches and dust. It features 2 GB/3GB LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB/32GB eMMC flash memory and also offers 5GB free lifetime ASUS WebStorage. Yours flash/internal memory can be expanded up to 128GB through MicroSD card.

Camera and Battery

It features the best and finest front and rear camera each with 13MP auto focus, dual-LED real tone flash, and pixel master for perfect illumination in any lighting conditions. The only difference between front and rear camera is F2.2 aperture and 88-degree wide-angle view for rear and F2.0 aperture for front. The unique features are selfie panorama mode to include all your friends with stunning scenery and five-prism Largan lenses and top-quality Toshiba sensors in both the rear and front camera. The other modes that are offered include HDR, Low-Light mode, standard automatic mode, detailed manual mode, panorama, smart remove, slow motion, GIF animation, time lapse and Beauti-fication mode in which you can balance facial features, soften complexions and remove skin blemishes to create flawless photos. It offers macro focusing up to 6cm to enrapture your eyes. You can shoot full HD (1080p) video with minimal battery drain. The capacity of the LI-Polymer removable battery is 3000 mAh with 20.22hrs 3G talk time, 7.43hrs web browsing time and 11.32hrs video playback time.

Merits

Asus Zenfone Selfie offers perfectly balanced multimedia performance, crystal clear razor sharp display, battery efficiency, 2X drop-damage resistance, 2.5X increase in retained strength, 85% breakage resistance in daily use, and super-fast Wi-Fi.

Demerits

It doesn’t support NFC, Wi-Fi Direct and OTG cable. It lacks presence of temperature sensor and quick charging feature. Asus comews with lots of unwanted preinstalled apps.

Summary

Asus Zenfone selfie is really incredibly sleek and reliable smart phone trailblazing fusion of fashion, technology and craftsmanship with finest front and rear cameras, fluid ZenUI interface, multiple special shooting modes, and stunning, detail-rich display for unique selfie experience that captures the perfect you. It has game-enhancing Adreno 405 graphics, and 4G/LTE Advanced (Category 4) connectivity for 150Mbps download speed. This will be great phone for selfie lovers.

The height, width and depth are 156.5mm, 77.2mm, and 10.8mm respectively and weighs about 170gms. The rear-mounted volume-control and shutter button are ideally positioned for your index finger, so as to snap selfies, adjusting the volume and retracing your steps feels as natural as your grip. It offers 100GB of free Google drive storage for 2years, and includes accelerator, E-Compass, gyroscope, proximity, ambient light sensor and Hall sensor.

  • Asus Zenfone selfie, smart phone review 2016
  • Asus Zenfone selfie, smart phone review 2016
  • Asus Zenfone selfie, smart phone review 2016
  • Asus Zenfone selfie, smart phone review 2016
  • Asus Zenfone selfie, smart phone review 2016
  • Asus Zenfone selfie, smart phone review 2016