Officially announced at its ‘Zenovation 2017 CES press conference at Lag Vegas , the Asus Zenfone 3 zoom is a premium Camera centric phone and successor to the Zenfone Zoom which was announced sometime in 2015 . Unlike its predecessor – the Zenfone Zoom which highlighted 3x optical zoom lens in the main rear camera , the Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom according to info revealed by TENAA only boast of dual camera setup with 12.2Mp and 13MP rear cameras and Dual LED Flash, and a Laser-focus and a 13 MP front shooter.
Available specs and images of the Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom reveals the device will come off the factory with a somewhat improved designs featuring slightly curved edges with a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D AMOLED display.
What Android version the Asus Zenfone 3 will boot off the box is not clear , but the device will go with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (MSM8953) octa-core processor with 2GHz Areno 506 GPU . The Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom will come 3 variants based on storage and RAM size – there is a base 2GB/16GB storage model , a 3GB RAM/32GB storage variant and finally a 4GB RAM/64GB storage variant.
All three variants of the Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom comes with microSD card slot that can take up to 128GB and are all powered by a 5000 mAh which should do well enough to get you through the whole day .
|Model||Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Zen UI 3.0|
|Color||Glacier Silver, Sapphire Black and Rose Gold colors|
|Internal Memory||32GB ,64GB|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (MSM8953) octa-core processor|
|Display Size||5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D AMOLED display.|
|Rear Camera||12 MP/ 12MP rear camera with dual LED Flash, AF and HD recording|
|Front Camera||13MP with f/2.0 aperture|
|Connectivity||4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4/5 GHz),Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type C|
Available in Glacier Silver, Sapphire Black and Rose Gold colors , the Asus Zenfone 3 ZOOM will be available from Febraury 2017. Pricing and availabilityin Nigeria ,US ,UK ,China and India will be made known later .