Asus Zenfone 3 Laser ZC551KL released on August, 2016. Asus is releasing many smartphone models with many variations under the Zenfone 3 series. This is another addition to the list of Zenfone 3 devices.
Have a look at specifications, price, quick review, features, opinions, pros and cons of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser.
Price of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
The price of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser is – (based on European market price)
- Price in USA is $306
- Price in Europe is €270
- Price in UK is £232
- Price in India is ₹20500
- Price in China is ¥ 2000
Specifications of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow (Zen UI 3.0)|
|CPU||Snapdragon 430 Octa-core Processor|
|Memory||2GB or 4GB of RAM|
|Inbuilt Storage||32GB or 64GB|
|Storage Upgrade||256GB via micro SD card|
|Primary Camera||13MP with dual LED – dual tone Flash, Laser Autofocus|
|Video recording||1080 @ 30fps|
|SIM card type||Dual SIM|
Specs and Details of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser’s display made of IPS LCD technology. The screen size is 5.5 inches with the screen resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels. This screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
CPU and GPU
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser has Snapdragon 430 Octa-core processor chipset coupled with Adreno 505 GPU. The CPU is made of Cortex A53 chip clocked at 1.4GHz frequency.
RAM and Storage
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser comes with two options for RAM and Storage. First option is 2GB RAM and 32GB Internal Storage and the second option is 4GB RAM and 64GB Internal Storage.
The Asus Zen UI 3.0 operating system runs over Android 6.0 Marshmallow in Asus Zenfone 3 Laser.
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser sports a 13MP camera in the rear with Laser Autofocus and dual LED (dual tone) flash. The front side features an 8MP camera. The video resolution of this smartphone is 1080p at the rate of 30 frames per second.
Battery of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser has the capacity of 3000mAh. It is as usual non-removable and made of Li-Ion.
Other Features and Connectivity
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser has the following connectivity features – GPRS, Edge, 3G, 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, FM Radio and USB. Fingerprint scanner is available and located in the back side.
Quick Review of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
Display is high quality because of the full HD resolution. It also got the protective shield from Corning Gorilla Glass. The CPU Snapdragon 430 chipset is not a great performing CPU. It is only a moderately performing processor.
When coming to RAM, the option of 2GB and 4GB of RAM, push the buyers to go with 4GB. Because, 2GB RAM is not enough for most of the users. Cameras are good with usual Specs of 13MP and 8MP. The front camera in most of the mid-level smartphones is only having 5MP. Here, it is 8MP, which adds advantage. A 3000mAh battery is average level now-a-days.
Overall, the hardware is average in performance but has good specs in terms of features such as cameras, display quality etc.
Pros and Cons of Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
- Good Display Quality
- Good Cameras
- Fingerprint Scanner
- Average Performance for a Mid-level Smartphone
Opinion to Buyers – Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser is clearly targeting the Camera quality and performance and also they achieved it to some extent. But, hardware is not so great compared to other smartphones at this range.