Back in May, an event dedicated to the first quarter of 2017 fiscal year, ASUS teased the public of the upcoming three new models of smartphones: ASUS Zenfone 4 Max, Zenfone 4 and Zenfone 4S.
According to the manufacturer, the smartphone ASUS Zenfone 4 Max (ZC554KL) is designed for people leading a mobile lifestyle.” The main feature of novelty is the high capacity battery – as much as 5000 mAh – and the system of the two main chambers, but about it later.
Zenfone 4 Max Smartphone be released in two versions, a single-chip using different platforms: a heart is an eight SoC Snapdragon 430, the second – quad Snapdragon 425. The RAM can be up to 4 GB, and a built-in flash memory according to the modification can be 16, 32, or 64 GB.
The tray besides two seats for the SIM card, there is a separate room for memory cards microSD (supports cards up to 256 GB), which is a rarity among the models with non-hybrid connector.
The smartphone has a display IPS diagonal of 5.5 inches and a resolution Full HD (the presence of blue filter, reducing the burden on the eyes, and the support 10 simultaneous multi-touch). On top of the screen is covered with protective glass 2.5D.
As noted above, one of the main highlights of the new items – a system of two main chambers. Both chambers are characterized by the same resolution, 13 Mn, but the focal length of the lenses varies: 26 mm (in the main chamber) and 12 mm (more). Main camera lens has also received the maximum F/2.0 diaphragm.
The main chamber of ASUS Zenfone 4 Max is applied fast autofocus phase, focusing on the spending of 0.03 s, the electronic image stabilization and an LED flash. The possibilities are limited video Full HD resolution and a frame rate of 30 K/s. But there are as many as eight shooting modes including Low Light mode for high-quality photos with good detail even in low-light and super-resolution mode. The super-resolution ZenFone 4 Max mode does just four shots and then combines them into a single photo, the clarity of which will be equivalent to a 52-megapixel images.
In the front chamber is applied smartphone image sensor resolution of 8 M and a lens with a maximum F/2.2 diaphragm. In addition, the front camera is equipped with LED flash with ambient light and features a portrait improvement mode that allows to hide skin imperfections, emphasize the look and achieve a more natural color reproduction.
Also in the configuration smartphone adapters Wi-Fi 802.11b / g / n and Bluetooth 4.1, the fingerprint sensor (built into Home button on the front panel), a standard set of sensors and transducers, LTE Cat modem 4 (Receive – 150 Mbit / s, the recoil – 50 Mbit / s), a speaker and a dual in-microphone noise reduction technology.
Parameters autonomy trends do look quite good: the manufacturer promises up to 26 hours of web browsing via a communication Wi-Fi, up to 22 hours of video playback, 40 hours of talk time on 3G and up to 46 days of standby time on a network LTE. In addition, the mobile device is implemented battery mode – ASUS ZenFone 4 Max can share energy with other devices. To recharge enough to connect the second device to ZenFone 4 Max cable OTG, which is contained in the package.
With dimensions 154 x 76.9 x 8.9 mm smartphone, ASUS ZenFone 4 Max weighs 181 g. Smartphone Case – metallic color variants three – black, gold and pink. Control of all device functions are assigned to the operating system Android 7.0 with a proprietary shell ZenUI.
Smartphone ASUS Zenfone 4 Max will be priced from $ 235 for a younger version with SoC Snapdragon 425, 2GB of RAM and 16 GB of flash memory.