Asus launched four new variants in the new Zenfone 4 series at an event held in Taiwan on Thursday. Zenfone 4 Selfie and selfie pro-two variants were already seen on the company’s site and now the two new variants of dual rear cameras have also been screened which are Zenfone 4 and Zenfone 4 Pro. While there are two front cameras in the Zenfone 4 Selfie Family, there are two rear cameras in Zenfone 4 Family. Zenfone 4 Pro has the flagship Snapdragon 835 processor while other three smartphones have mid-range processors. The four devices run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat, which has been given ZenUI 4.0.
As we mentioned, two variants – Asus ZenFone 4 (ZE554KL) and Asus ZenFone Pro (ZS551KL) have been introduced in the Zenfone 4 series. Both dual SIM smartphones are equipped with aluminum unibody design and come with diamond-cut metal edges. The phone’s home button will also work like a fingerprint sensation and it has a dual speaker design. Both phones have the same dual camera setup – a 12 megapixel Sony IMX 362 ‘dual pixel’ image sensor on the rear whose size is 1 / 2.55 inches and it has 1.4 microns pixels. This camera has been given PDAF, OIS, EIS and an RGB sensor. Pro variants have a laser autofocus and continuous autofocus feature.
The secondary camera is different in both variants – Zenfone 4 is equipped with an 8-megapixel sensor with 120-degree wide-angle lens, while Zenfone 4 has a 2x optical zoom lens that comes with a 16-megapixel Sony IMX 351 sensor. Speaking of the front camera, Zenfone 4 has an 8-megapixel sensor with aperture F / 2.0 and 84-degree wide-angle lens, whereas Zenfone 4 Pro has 8 megapixels of Sony IMX 319 sensor, which is the aperture F / 1.9 and 87.4 degrees wide- Angle comes with the lens.
Asus Zenfone 4
There are two processors and RAM variants in which ZenFone 4 is available which are Snapdragon 660 processors with 4GB RAM and Snapdragon 630 processors with 6 GB RAM. Both phones have 64 GB of inbuilt storage, which can be increased to 2 TB via microSD card. The phone supports Hybrid Dual-SIM. While Zenfone 4 Pro comes in two storage variants – 64 GB and 128 GB storage variants. Its storage can also be increased. Both variants have 6 GB RAM and Snapdragon 820 processors. Zenfone 4 has a 3300 mAh battery and Zenfone 4 Pro has a 3600 mAh battery.
Speaking of connectivity, the phone has 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 AC, NFC, USB Type-C, FM radio and 3.5mm audio jack. There is the accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope and proximity sensor in the Zenfone 4.
The Color Variant of the Asus Zenfone 4 is Moonlight White, Mint Green and Midnight Black Color, Available in Zenfone 4 Pro Moonlight White, Pure Black. The price of the phone has been disclosed by the company and its availability is not known yet. Zenfone 4 costs $ 399 (about Rs 26,000), while Zenfone 4 Pro costs $ 599 (about Rs 38,000).