ASUS has announced price cuts for their Zenfone 3 and Zenfone 3 Max series of Zenfone smartphones in India. Even though the company did not mention the reason for the price cut, this could be due to GST. The Zenfone 3 5.5-inch has received a huge Rs. 3000 price cut and few other smartphones have received Rs. 2000 price cut. Some of these Zenfone 3 smartphones got VoLTE support earlier this year.
|ASUS smartphones||Original Price (Rs.)||New Price (Rs.)||Price change (Rs.)|
|Zenfone 3 5.5 [ZE552KL]||19999||16999||3000|
|Zenfone 3 5.2 [ZE520KL]||17999||15999||2000|
|Zenfone 3 MAX 5.5 [ZC553KL]||15999||14999||1000|
|Zenfone 3s MAX [ZC521TL]||14999||12999||2000|
|Zenfone 3 MAX 5.2 [ZC520TL]||12999||10999||2000|
ASUS said that the price cut will be reflected across all major e-commerce sites like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal, and leading retail stores & Asus Exclusive Stores across India.
Commenting on the announcement, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager for ASUS India said:
Both Zenfone 3 and Zenfone 3 Max series have received an overwhelming response in India, and we are happy to offer a new exciting price for both the models. We are sure that, with this price, both the series will be the best buys in the Indian market.