Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
Asus had announced about the imminent launch of its product Asus Zenfone 3 Laser at Computex in Taipei in July. As the name indicates, this mobile handset is a descendant of Zenfone 2 Laser. Supposedly, an ultra-fast 0.03 second laser autofocus is the USP of the device. It would also support colour correction sensor. The phone has dual micro SIM slots, both GSM.
This mobile phone is enabled with GSM/HSPA/LTE technology; 2G, 3G and 4G bands with GPRS and EDGE. You can get speeds of HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps. The mobile has WLAN (Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot), Bluetooth (v4.0, A2DP, EDR), GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS), FM radio and microUSB v2.0.
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser comes with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M colours. The 5.5 inch full-HD display with 2.5D curved glass has a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and approx. 401 ppi pixel density. This multi-touch display is adorned by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 and Asus ZenUI.
OS and Processor
The phone will run on an octa-core processor and Android Marshmallow v6.0.1.
The handset has 4 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM. It also has a dedicated microSD card slot using which makes the memory expandable up to 256 GB.
The Zenfone 3 Laser has a 13 MP PixelMaster primary camera with Sony IMX214 sensor with EIS (electronic image stabilisation), f/2.0, laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/3″ sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus and face/smile detection. It can take photos in panorama and HDR modes and can record videos at 1080p at 30 fps. For all the selfies you want to take, the handset has a 5 MP, f/2.0 secondary camera with auto focus. Also, feel free to watch as many movies and series you want while commuting.
For enhanced sound experience, the handset 3.5 mm jack with loudspeaker.
The Asus Zenfone 3 Laser has fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro sensor, proximity sensor and compass. The other regular features like SMS threads, MMS, Email, Push Email and IM are present in this handset. The 7.9 mm thick mobile will be available in titanium grey, glacier silver and sand gold colours and will be priced at approx. Rs. 18000.
As the handset is not yet available for sale in the Indian market, we are yet to have any hands-on experience. However, with promising features and specifications, this could be a good handset to use.
Picture courtesy – pricepony.com
by techtalks @TechTalks August 3, 2016 5:43 AM UTC