Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Unboxing


ASUS launched the Zenfone Max Pro M1 in India last week. We already brought you the first impressions and benchmarks of the phone, here we have the unboxing of the phone.

Box Contents

  • Asus Zenfone Max Pro smartphone in Black color
  • 2-pin charger (5V-2A)
  • Micro USB Cable
  • SIM Ejector tool
  • Asus Max Box

Box contents in the retail box might be different.

As Asus announced at the launch event, it comes with a passive amplifier accessory for the phone in the box called Max Box that can amplify the sound two times.

The phone packs a 5.99-inch Full HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display , is powered by Snapdragon 636 Mobile Platform with up to 4GB RAM and runs on stock Android 8.1 (Oreo), and the company has promised that it will get an update for Android P. It also said that it will try to provide Android Q.

It has an 8-megapixel camera on the front with f/2.2 aperture and soft LED flash.

It has a 13-megapixel rear camera on the back with 1.12μm pixel size, f/2.2 aperture along with a secondary 5-megapixel camera to capture the depth information for portrait shots. The company it is using OmniVision sensors. It has a fingerprint sensor on the back and comes with dedicated dual SIM and microSD slots. It also has dual 4G and dual VoLTE support, which is great at this price.

It has a 3.5mm audio jack and a 5-magnet speaker on the bottom and also has NXP Smart Amp for an enhanced audio experience.

Most part of the back in metal, and the top and bottom parts have plastic finish where the antennas are present. The phone is 8.46mm thick and weighs 180 grams. It packs a huge 5000mAh battery with fast charging that can charge the phone from 0 to 100% in 2 hours and 42 minutes with the bundled charger.

The phone is priced at Rs. 10,999 for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version and the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version costs Rs. 12,999. It will be available exclusively from Flipkart starting from May 3rd with several offers such as No Cost EMI, Extra Rs.1000 off over regular exchange value on select models and more.  The company will launch the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version with 16MP primary rear and 16MP front camera at Rs. 14,999 within six weeks. We will bring you the complete review of the phone soon.

Video by Vigneshwar. Images by Siraj


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