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Asus ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, ZenFone 3 Ultra to Go on Sale From July 12

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Asus will be making its new ZenFone 3 range of smartphones available in Taiwan from July 12, as per a Taiwanese website. The new Asus ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, and ZenFone 3 Ultra smartphones were launched at the Computex last month.

Unfortunately, the Taiwanese company is yet to reveal a global availability date for the new ZenFone 3 series. Asus at the global launch had revealed pricing of the new models, the Asus ZenFone 3 (ZE552KL) has been priced starting at $249 (roughly Rs. 16,800), the Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL) is priced at $499 (roughly Rs. 33,600), and the Asus ZenFone 3 Ultra (ZU680KL) priced at $479 (roughly Rs. 32,200).

Notably, all three ZenFone 3 models have few features in common such as the full metal design, fingerprint scanner, 8-megapixel selfie cameras, hybrid dual-SIM slots, optical and electronic image stabilisation.

For specifications, the Asus ZenFone 3 (ZE552KL) features a 5.5-inch full-HD IPS display and is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 SoC. It comes with 3G RAM/ 32GB inbuilt storage variant, and a 4GB RAM, 64GB inbuilt storage variant. Storage can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). Also on board is a 16-megapixel rear camera and a 3000mAh battery.

The Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL) claims to have the world’s first invisible antenna design. It also has a 5.7-inch full-HD Super Amoled display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC and a whopping 6GB of RAM. There’s 64GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). The rear camera gets a 23-megapixel Sony sensor with 4K video support.

Finally, we have the Asus ZenFone 3 Ultra (ZU680KL) that features a massive 6.8-inch full-HD IPS display, Snapdragon 625 SoC and 4GB of RAM. In-built storage is 64GB which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). The ZenFone 3 Ultra also has a 23-megapizel camera sensor on the back and a big 4600mAh battery.

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Asus ZenFone 3

General

Release date May 2016
Form factor Touchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Removable battery No
Colours Gold, Blue, Black, White
SAR value NA

Display

Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels

Hardware

Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 615
RAM 3GB
Internal storage 32GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128

Camera

Rear camera 16-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 8-megapixel

Software

Operating System Android

Connectivity

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
NFC No
Infrared No
USB OTG Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
SIM 1  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM 2  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes

Sensors

Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe

General

Release date May 2016
Form factor Touchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Removable battery No
Colours Gold, Silver, Grey
SAR value NA

Display

Screen size (inches) 5.70
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels

Hardware

Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
RAM 6GB
Internal storage 64GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 246

Camera

Rear camera 23-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 8-megapixel

Software

Operating System Android

Connectivity

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
NFC No
Infrared No
USB OTG Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
SIM 1  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM 2  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes

Sensors

Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

Asus ZenFone 3 Ultra

General

Release date May 2016
Form factor Touchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh) 4600
Removable battery No
Colours Grey, Silver, Pink
SAR value NA

Display

Screen size (inches) 6.80
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels

Hardware

Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 652
RAM 4GB
Internal storage 64GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128

Camera

Rear camera 23-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 8-megapixel

Software

Operating System Android

Connectivity

Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac
GPS Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
NFC No
Infrared No
USB OTG Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
SIM 1  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM 2  
GSM/ CDMA GSM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes

Sensors

Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No