ASUS today unveiled its Zenfone 3 Laser along with three other smartphones as part of its Zenfone 3 series at an event in India. The new Laser phone will come in Silver and Gold color variants for the price of 18,999 INR and it will be available online via Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazon.in and offline through ASUS exclusive stores and other major retail outlets.
Zenfone 3 Laser comes with a 5.5 inch full HD 2.5D curved display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 resistance against scratches. It has a 13 MP rear shooter with ultra-fast 0.03-second laser auto-focus f/2.0 aperture and dual tone LED flash. It also employs an 8 MP front facing snapper with f/2.0 aperture and comes integrated with fingerprint sensor which is placed right below the rear camera setup.
Zenfone 3 Laser is powered by 64 bit Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 CPU ( 4 cores X 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 and another 4 cores X 1.5 GHz Cortex A53), clubbed with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt memory and you can also expand it by up to additional 128GB with the help of micoSD card slot.
This smartphone also has a hybrid dual SIM slot which allows you to use second SIM slot as a microSD slot and is handled by 3000mAh battery. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Zen UI 2.0 skin on top. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, 3G / HSPA+, EDGE / GPRS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, micro USB port and 3.5mm audio jack.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Shen, CEO of ASUS, said, “The highly anticipated ZenFone 3 Series has become a global sensation after its debut at Computex this year. The range reflects the ASUS design philosophy and combines all the elements that users look for in a smartphone. We are ecstatic to introduce the ZenFone 3 Series, which redefines luxury with superior performance and design, to consumers in India, one of our priority markets globally.”
Key Specifications of ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser:
|Model||ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser|
|Display||5.5 inch full HD 2.5D curved display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 resistance|
|Processor||64 bit Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 8 MP front camera|
|Dimensions and Weight||149 x 76 x 7.9 mm and 150 grams|
|Software||Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Zen UI 2.0|
|Dual SIM||Yes (hybrid dual SIM)|