Asus announced the Zenfone 2 at CES 2015 in January and we recently saw the unboxing of the Zenfone 2 ZE500CL. The company has announced that it will launch the Zenfone 2 in three variants in India on April 23rd. Now let’s take a detailed look at the Zenfone 2 ZE500CL’s hardware in the form of photo gallery.
The Asus Zenfone 2 ZE500CL sports a 5-inch HD display along with Gorilla Glass 3 and is powered by 1.6 GHz dual-core Intel Atom Z2560 processor. Running Android 5.0 Lollipop, it has 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage expandable via micro SD card slot.
The phone has a 2MP front facing shooter along with earpiece and Asus logo at the center.
Three capacitive buttons for back, home and multitasking are present below the display.
The power button and 3.5mm audio jack is present on the top along with microphone.
Micro USB port is present at the bottom with the microphone. The phone measures 148.1 x 71.5 x 10.9mm and weighs 155g.
Asus has taken a cue from LG as the volume rockers are situated at the back below the camera lens. There is a 8MP camera at the back along with the LED flash.
The Zenfone 2 has a removable plastic back cover with Asus branding at the center. Also seen is the Intel and Zenfone branding at the lower back along with the loudspeaker grill. The back cover has matte finish.
Underneath the back cover there is the the micro SD card and a SIM card slot. Also present is 2500mAh built-in battery.
Images by Siraj