This year announced smartphone during Mobile World Congress by Asus is the company’s flagship. Today, Jerry Shen, ASUS CEO launched the phone in India. It is the smartphone which redefines flagship. With premium features such as Snapdragon 845 and 8 GB RAM, it will be the rival to OnePlus 6, Huawei P20 Pro and Honor 10. The ASUS Zenfone 5 is announced in three versions namely Zenfone 5 Lite, Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 5z. Out of which, Zenfone 5z ZS620KL is launched in India today.
The noteworthy information is that it is the cheapest smartphone which serves SMD 845 SoC. Moreover, to that it has a notch smaller to that of fruit phone which makes its design . Earlier to this big announcement, Asus India has launched Zenfone Max Pro M1 having SMD 636, 6″ FHD+ display, 5000mAh battery and 6GB RAM. It will now available on Flipkart, price starting at Rs 10,999 in Grey and Black.
Specifications: Asus Zenfone 5z
I will go fast and brief on the specifications of this new device. Starting from the front, its 19:9 display is 6.2″ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen having 90% screen-to-body ratio and 19:9. The screen resolution is 1080 x 2246 pixels. It is a Aluminium body in the center with 2.5D Corning Gorilla glass front and rear. Fingerprint is rear mounted with 3300 mAh battery on the inside. There are rear dual camera sensors (SONY IMX363) of 12 + 8 megapixels which record 4K videos @ 60 fps accompanied by dual tone LED flash. While the front has powerful 8 megapixels having f/2.0, EIS (Electronic Image Stabilization)and record 1080p videos. The platform defines Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC having the 2.8GHz octa-core CPU and Adreno 630 GPU. Android 8.1 Oreo is the operating system. Its 3.5mm audio jack provide the DTS X quality sound while dual loud speakers give you best quality sound without earphones.
Zenfone 5z: Price and Availability
The phone is available on Flipkart from The price is as follows:
- Rs 29,999 – For 6 GB and 64 GB No Cost (0% interest) EMI with Rs 3333/month.
- Rs 32,999 – For 6 GB and 128 GB No Cost EMI with Rs 36667/month.
- Also, Rs 36,999 – For 8 GB and 256 GB No cost EMI with Rs 4111/month.
- Meteor Silver and Midnight Blue are the colors available.
- Fast battery charging options with 9V/2A, 18W Quick Charge 3.0 adapter, 60% in 30min.
- Boot time 20.3 sec is faster than OnePlus 6 23.7 sec.
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v5.0, OTG Compatible, Hybrid nano-SIM slot.
- Buy it on Flipkart from 9 July onwards with Flat Rs 3000 off on ICICI credit and debit cards.
- Rs 2200 cashback on Jio and 100GB additional data on 198/299 offers.
This dual Nano-SIM device is a machine which is learning from the human and customizing to give intuitive results. Its sensors are intelligent, backed with algorithms and watching what surrounds you. 550 nits will give you sparkling brightness in the brightest sunlight also. Asus Zenfone 5z is a revolution in the way we connect. Tell in the comment box which feature excite you the most of Asus Zenfone 5z.