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ASUS unveils ZenFone 3 Zoom with dual camera

The ZenFone 3 Zoom is also the first ASUS smartphone with SuperPixel camera technology

By Lana Jelic on Jan 8, 2017 at 07:28 am CST - 1 min, 9 secs reading time

CES 2017 - With their world's first smartphone, the ZenFone AR, that is both Tango-enabled and Daydream-ready, ASUS also unveiled the ZenFone 3 Zoom.

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The ZenFone 3 Zoom is a 5.5-inch smartphone designed to excel at photography with a dual-camera system that comprises two 12MP cameras, one with a f/1.7-aperture, 25mm wide-angle lens and a second with a 59mm lens. Users can instantly switch from the 25mm primary camera to the 59mm camera, giving them a 2.3X optical zoom.

The ZenFone 3 Zoom is also the first ASUS smartphone with SuperPixel camera technology that enables it to focus incredibly quickly and capture clear photos at night or in low-light environments.

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Another impressive part of this phone is the 5,000 mAh battery that is sculpted to fit in the phone's 7.9mm full-metal body.

The ZenFone 3 Zoom features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and comes with 4GB of RAM and 32/64/128GB of internal storage expandable with a microSD card.

The phone will be available in February, and users will be able to choose between three colors - Navy Black, Glacier Silver, and Rose Gold.

Last updated: Sep 1, 2017 at 06:06 am CDT

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