ASUS launched the Zenfone Lite L1 smartphone in India in October 2018. It was an entry-level smartphone priced at Rs.5,999 in India. Today, ASUS has added another entry-level smartphone to its lineup with the launch of ASUS Zenfone Live L2.
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Asus rolled out Android 9.0 Pie update for the ZenFone 5Z and started beta testing for the ZenFone Max Pro M2 recently. it is yet to push the update to last year’s ZenFone Max Pro M1. However, the company has announced the list of the Asus phones which will be getting the Pie update eventually later this year. Continue reading “ASUS confirms range of ZenFone models that will receive Android 9.0 Pie update”
The affordable flagship segment has essentially been dominated by OnePlus over the last few years. Despite strong attempts by Xiaomi and Honor, there hasn’t been a breakthrough success that could really put a dent in OnePlus’ march. With the Zenfone 5Z though, ASUS has a formidable competitor that gets almost everything right on paper and is priced exceptionally well. Does real world use live up to the promises though? Let’s find out. Continue reading “ASUS Zenfone 5Z Review”
The ZenFone series of devices have had a rollercoaster-like existence in India. From the soaring success of the first generation ZenFone to the hit or miss attempt at making it a high end product, the company hasn’t shied away from experiments either. The ZenFone series became a catch all of sorts with interesting devices like the ZenFone Zoom and ZenFone AR also falling under the same branding. As it goes though, it is the value segment that rules the roost in India. Asus went back to the drawing board and has created a brand new device specifically for India and our initial impressions put it as rather impressive. Let’s dive in for a closer review of the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1. Continue reading “Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Review”
An unknown Asus smartphone code named X00GD has been received certification at TENAA. As per the listings, the X00GD is expected to run on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box, which makes this as a first smartphone to ship with Nougat from Asus lineup. Continue reading “Asus X00GD with 5.2-inch display, 4850mAh battery gets certified in China”
The Zenfone series of phones have proven to be very successful for Asus and have been widely appreciated by consumers. Now in its 3rd iteration, the company recently announced the launch of the Zenfone 3, Zenfone 3 Laser, Zenfone 3 Deluxe and the Zenfone 3 Ultra. We’ve already checked out most of them at Computex and now here’s our impressions of the entry level Zenfone 3 Laser as it makes its way to India. Continue reading “Asus Zenfone 3 Laser Hands On”
If you were to ask a group of smartphone users about the issues they face with their smartphone, you would probably get many answers from each one of them. However, one common thing that the majority will have a problem with is battery life.
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Two of the camera centric smartphones in Asus’s lineup, the Zenfone Zoom and Zenfone 2 Laser are now getting new software updates that bring quite a lot of changes and improvements to the table.
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In November last year, Asus confirmed that a few of its devices will be receiving the update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. However, it didn’t release a timeline for the updates but now we do have one and it also has added a few more devices to the mix.
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In the usual Asus fashion, they are expected to launch several variants of the ZenFone 3 just like they did with the ZenFone 2. The smartphones are expected to be announced at MWC 2016 which is happening next month in Barcelona.
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New sources suggest that Asus is planning to announce a new budget smartphone and that it will be powered by Mediatek’s processor instead of the Intel processors that are currently used on their ZenFone 2 lineup.
Continue reading “Asus set to announce the ZenFone Go soon – A MediaTek powered budget smartphone”
Asus has finally started rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA update for the ZenFone 4, ZenFone 5, and ZenFone 6 smartphones. Continue reading “Asus ZenFone 4, ZenFone 5, ZenFone 6 now receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop update”
Asus is one of the major brands that is set to make announcements at Computex which is happening in Taiwan from June 2nd to 5th. According to a new rumor, they are apparently set to launch a new smartphone called Asus ZenFone Selfie which is said to pack a 13 Megapixel front facing camera.
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