Asus Zenfone Zoom with 13MP Optical Zoom Camera Launched in India for Rs 37,999

Asus Zenfone Zoom is a camera dedicated smartphone from the Taiwanese manufacturer. The camera dedicated device having a 13.0 MP camera with a 3X optical zoom. The device launched in India with a price tag of Rs. 37999. Zenfone devices got blames for the heating problem. But, the company introduced the device with the fix of this overheating. The device has the extreme importance of the camera and the company made it inside a big circle on the back which is noticeable even at the first look to the back side of the Zenfone Zoom.

The Asus Zenfone zoom has a 5.5 inch full HD display with the corning gorilla glass 3 which is well known for its hardness and the capability of protecting the screen from tears and scratches. The Zenfone Zoom can resist any accidental drops without having any serious damages to the body and screen. The front portion looks alike the previous versions of the series while the back portion is completely different from previous versions of Zenfone.

Under the hood, there is an Intel Atom Z3590 Quad-core chipset with a clocking speed of 2.3GHz. The graphic needs are fulfilled by a PowerVR G6430 GPU. The 4GB RAM and 128GB ROM makes it a giant in the specs when compared to other devices on the industry. Equalling the internal storage, the Asus Zenfone Zoom has a 128GB of expandable memory support. The hardware capabilities look great and the performance of the Asus smartphones are unquestioned in the industry.


The Zenfone Zoom specially crafted a 13.0 MP primary camera. The 13.0 MP is not a big one among these huge camera smartphones. But don’t underestimate the capability of it. It features 3X optical zoom, dual-tone LED Flash, Optical Image Stabilization and Laser Autofocus. All sounds good to ensure the clarity and the capability of the camera to take perfect life like pictures. The 3X Optical Zoom module built with a 10-element HOYA lens arrangement. The 5.0MP front camera of the Zenfone Zoom is also not too bad. It has a f/2.0 aperture feature.

Asus Zenfone Zoom is equipped with the Android 5.0 Lollipop OS which based one the ZenUI. The 4G LTE connectivity paves the right way to the endless smooth communication without interruption. Wifi, Bluetooth, GSM, CDMA are other built-in connectivity features on the Zenfone Zoom. It is fueled by a 3000mAh battery which holds the device for a long time. But, when compared to the competitors, the battery capacity may sound a little low. A smartphone with this kind of huge specs should be having a better battery.

The Asus Zenfone Zoom will be available in two color variants as Pure Black and Ceramic White. The device will be available in online e-commerce stores like Flipkart. So, the Indian launch had a great impact on the sales of the Zenfone zoom. So, you may also give it a try.

Muhammed Swalih is a Blogger by profession who also has a great taste in Web Development, SEO, Graphic Designing, etc.

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