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ASUS ZenFone 3 Zoom price revealed

ASUS ZenFone 3 Zoom features an impressive 5,000 mAh battery

By Lana Jelic on Feb 16, 2017 at 09:26 am CST - 1 min, 21 secs reading time

ASUS' ZenFone 3 Zoom was officially revealed at CES alongside the ZenFone AR, but the price of the phone wasn't mentioned at ASUS' press conference.

ASUS ZenFone 3 Zoom price revealed | TweakTown.com

However, the company has now announced some more details in Taiwan, where the device is available for purchase. The base model is priced at around $489, but have in mind that the phone might come with a slightly higher price in the US. There is still no info on when the device will be available in other markets.

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.

Read also: ZenFone AR: The world's first smartphone with 8GB of RAM

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.

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.

Last updated: Sep 1, 2017 at 06:07 am CDT

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