Asus Zenfone 2: Redefining your smartphone experience



Recently, ASUS pulled the wraps off its latest Android powered smartphone, the Zenfone 2. The first Zenfone devices were launched around a year ago and they performed well in the market. The new Zenfone 2 will redefine your smartphone experience completely.

First Smartphone with 4 GB Ram

Asus Zenfone 2 is the world’s first smartphone with a huge amount of RAM of 4 GBs. This makes the UI very smooth and responsive. It also gives you the feel of using a high end smartphone. It handles the games fluently. Multitasking is very nice due to this high RAM capacity.

5.5 Inch Full HD Display

If you are a fan of big screens then it features a large 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with a Full HD 1080p resolution, with a pixel density of 403 ppi. The display experience is great. The screen is sharp and bright enough to easily visible in daylight. It also provides great viewing angles. You’ll have a great time watching videos or playing games on this big 5.5 inch display.

A very nice camera

The Asus Zenfone 2 comes with a 13 MP rear camera, with a dual tone LED flash, and a aperture of f/2.0. Similar to previous Zenfone series devices, this also features ASUS’ Pixelmaster technology that is supposed to help assistance in taking photos especially on low light conditions.

The cool Zen UI

The Asus Zenfone 2 comes with Lollipop loaded. Alongwith the awesome and good looking Asus Zen UI. It features some elements of material design from lollipop. There are a lot of preinstalled applications, for example, Easy Mode helps in creating a simplified interface, and a one-handed mode, which makes the UI comfortable for one-handed use, and can be triggered by a double tap of the home button.

The awesome design

Although Zenfone 2 is a mid range device but the design and build of the device will make you feel good. The device comes with rounded corners, and the back has a nice curve to it which helps in very comfortable feel in the hand. The plastic back features a metallic coating, which makes the device good looking and also gives you a good grip and prevents the back from getting fingerprints.

The Specifications at a glance

5.5-inch IPS display with 1080p (Full HD) resolution with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

64-bit Quad-Core Intel Atom Z3560/Z3580 processor (1.8/2.3GHz).

PowerVR G6430 from Imagination


16GB/32GB/64GB, microSD card slot, up to 64GB.

Rear: 13MP, f/2.0-aperture, auto-focus with dual-color Real Tone flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
Front: 5MP, f/2.0-aperture, wide-angle 85-degree lens with Selfie Panorama

3000mAh lithium-polymer battery with fast-charge technology.

Connectivity – 802.11ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, GPS

Networks- GSM, 3G, 4G LTE

Android Lollipop

Weight – 170g