ASUS expands its Zenfone 3 series with the launch of Zenfone 3S Max in India, featuring 5000mAh battery. Priced at 14,999, the phone will be available from today, 7th of February, across all retail outlets and e-commerce portals.
Retaining the essence of ASUS’ Max series, Zenfone 3S Max has an extremely long-lasting 5000 mAh battery. On a full charge, the lithium-polymer battery provides up to 34 days of standby time on 4G, 28 hours of talk time on 3G, 18 hours of video playback and 25 hours of Wi-Fi Web browsing. The smartphone also has five selectable power modes to optimize performance and help extend the battery life further – Performance mode, Normal mode, Power saving mode, Super saving mode and Customized mode. Subjected to aggressive usage, the battery of Zenfone 3S Max far exceeds a day – whether it’s gaming, watching videos, or internet streaming/browsing over WiFi and cellular data.
Featuring a 5.2-inch high-definition display, Zenfone 3S Max reflects ASUS’ design philosophy and is a perfect blend of looks and durability. Its premium crafted metal, aluminum alloy body has a sandblasted matte finish. The smartphone also features a 2.5D contoured glass, subtly rounded off at its edges. The display is surrounded by a slim bezel that gives the phone a high 75% screen to body ratio. The smartphone also has a built-in Bluelight filter that protects the users’ eyes from strain during prolonged usage. Zenfone 3S Max weighs only 175 grams and is 8.85mm thick at its sides.
Zenfone 3S Max has a front fingerprint sensor that can register up to five separate fingerprints and provides 360-degree recognition.
Zenfone 3S Max features a 13MP PixelMaster 3.0 primary camera that supports Phase Detection Autofocus, with an ƒ/2.0 aperture and dual LED real-tone flash for capturing perfect photographs even in low-light conditions. The camera can shoot videos in Full-HD resolution. On the front, the smartphone features an 8MP camera that supports an 85-degree wide field of view, and modes like Beautification mode, HDR mode and Low-light mode.
The smartphone is powered by a 1.5GHz Octa-core 64-bit processor, high capacity 3GB RAM and 32GB internal memory, expandable up to 2TB
Zenfone 3S Max features an ICEpower enhanced mono 5-magnet loudspeaker which produces high-quality loud sound. The dual microphone ensures noise cancellation, while the in-built AudioWizard app allows customizations to create an audio experience specifically tailored to the user.
Zenfone 3S Max is loaded with the latest Android 7.0 Nougat and ZenUI 3.0 for added personalization. ZenMotion Touch Gesture helps users swiftly launch apps by writing a letter on the Zenfone 3S Max’s blank screen. Multi-window mode, provided by Android 7.0 Nougat, allows users to multitask by working on a split-window or effortlessly switching between apps. GameGenie helps enhance the gaming experience with its search function offering tips and the option to record and live broadcast gameplay via YouTube and Twitch.
Zenfone 3S Max will be available on 7th February 2017, in two sophisticated colors – Black and Gold.