Asus ZenFone 5 64GB Mobile Phones
$476 - $509
Internal Storage: 64GB
OS Version: Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Display Resolution: 1080 x 2246 pixels
Rear Camera: 12MP+12MP
Front Camera: 8MP
CPU/Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 636 Mobile Platform
Processor Type: Octa-core
4G LTE Bands: Yes
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The Asus Zenfone 5 has been announced officially, with almost the same design iPhone X has. The phone has the same iPhone X alike notch right at the top of the display and many other unique features. To find out more about this latest Asus flagship, read the Asus Zenfone 5 Review Australia.
Design & Display
Asus Zenfone 5 comes with a different kind of bezel-less display. It has almost Apple iPhone X kind of design. The dual cameras placement on the backside will also remind you the same mobile phone from Apple.
The smartphone offers a largest 6.2’’ display with 2246x1080 pixels resolution, 18.5:9 aspect ratio and pixel density of 402ppi. The screen-to-body ratio is also very impressive at 90%.
The mobile phone device is a great mixture of aluminum and glass on front. But it will not give complete resistance against fingerprints still.
Asus Zenfone 5 has a dual camera setup that is loaded with AI features. It can adapt to the way you like shooting your photographs and assist focusing more on the subject instead of the camera.
The most prominent features of camera include AI photo learning, real-time portraits, AI scene detection and real-time beautification. The main camera is a 12MP with f/1.8 of aperture whereas the other sensor is 8MP big with f/2.0 aperture. When it comes to Selfie camera, it also includes a big enough 8MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture. EIS gyro is also included within this camera.
Processor and Storage
This Zenfone 5 is a mid-range phone by the manufacturer which is most prominent due to its Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 advanced octa-core processor. It will be paired with 4GB or 6GB of RAM depending on the model you choose but the pre-installed storage will remain the same with 64GB. And unfortunately, you can’t increase its internal memory.
Battery & Other Features
Zenfone 5 is loaded with 3300mAh Li-Ion battery which is non removable. With Asus BoostMaster charge technology, you will be able to charge as quickly as you can imagine. There is also an advance feature named as AI boost which delivers extra power while running rich apps. These new features well supported with the CPU is expected to offer better battery life.
There are some other mobile phones options like Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus or Xiaomi Mi Max 2, if you are looking for a cheaper device with great battery life.
Other prominent features include, but not limited to, 3.5mm headphone jack, dual speakers, Bluetooth 5.0, Zenimoji, and stereo speakers, etc.
Asus Zenfone 5 Price in Australia
Asus didn’t officially reveal the Asus Zenfone 5 pricing in Australia yet, but it will most probably around AU$450 to AU$600 according to the selected version and carrier. According to several news and rumours, the Asus Zenfone 5 release date in Australia would not be anytime soon before May, 2018.