Asus Zenfone 4 – A450CG with 4.5-inch display to take on the Xiaomi Redmi 1S, pre-bookings go live on Flipkart at midnight priced at Rs 6,999


Asus entered the Indian smartphone market last month with the Zenfone series of smartphones — Zenfone 4, Zenfone 5 and the Zenfone 6. Now the company is set to launch a new smartphone in the series called the Zenfone 4 – A450CG, which is priced at Rs 6,999. The company has announced that the smartphone will be exclusively available on Flipkart, and pre-bookings for the smartphone will go live at midnight tonight. It is an improved variant of the Zenfone 4 as it comes with a bigger 4.5-inch display, 8-megapixel camera and runs on Android KitKat out of the box.

As far as specifications are concerned, the Zenfone 4 – A450CG features a 4.5-inch FWVGA (854×480 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla 3 protection and is powered by a 1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2520 dual-core processor paired with PowerVR SGX544 GPU and 1GB of RAM.

Also featured is an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, VGA front-facing camera, 8GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 64GB using a microSD card, and a 1,750mAh battery. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slot, 3G support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and on the software front, it runs on Android 4.4 KitKat wrapped under the company’s Zen UI. At midnight you will be able to pre-book a Zenfone 4 – A450CG from here.

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The Zenfone 4 – A450CG will take on the forthcoming Xiaomi Redmi 1S, which will be launched in India next week on August 25. Just like the former, Xiaomi’s entry-level smartphone too will be exclusively available on Flipkart. The Redmi 1S features a 4.7-inch HD 720p display, 1.6GHz Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB internal storage that can be further expanded using a microSD card. Also included is 8-megapixel rear camera, 1.6-megapixel front-facing camera, and a 2,000mAh battery. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean wrapped under Xiaomi’s MIUI. The Redmi 1S too is priced at Rs 6,999.


Asus Zenfone 4 – A450CG

Xiaomi Redmi 1S


4.5-inch FWVGA 4.7-inch HD


1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2520 dual-core 1.6GHz Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor




8GB expandable 8GB expandable


8-megapixel/VGA 8-megapixel/1.6-megapixel


1,750mAh 2,000mAh

Android OS

4.4 KitKat 4.3 Jelly Bean


Rs 6,999 Rs 6,999

  • Cyrus9549

    Few minutes of silence for all those people who brought Zenfone A400CG.

    • Hargobind Singh Shan

      Haha so true even after a comparison where redmi 1s wins in all areas still people buy zenfone 4 yuclkkk

      • akash

        few minutes silence to those who bought xiaomi Redmi 1s….
        Overheatin,poor ram management, poor camera when compared to Zenfone

    • Cyrus9549

      Another few minutes of silence for people who pre ordered Zenfone A450CG . Xiaomi just brought a nuke to knife fight , Redmi 1s priced at 5999

      • akash

        few minutes silence to those who bought xiaomi Redmi 1s…. Overheatin,poor ram management, poor camera when compared to Zenfone A450CG

        • Hargobind Singh Shan

          LOL gud joke ..Any phone will heat up with continuous usage especially gaming etc..btw camera is amazing better than any phone upto 15k even moto g (2014) ..But i agree on poor ram management but on android 4.4 or l i think it ll be fixed especially after Xiaomi dev has release aosp rom for Mi3 maybe redmi 1s also gets it ..Also i have tested both redmi 1s and mi3 ..

  • Amyth

    Buying Redmi 1s on Flipkart : Challenge Accepted..

  • k

    i’m commenting at exactly midnite 12:05 am 24th august & no pre-order are up on flipkart …. guess wrong info guyz?

    • Archit

      seriously. I too am waiting for it

  • Rohnak Upadhyay

    I think this product of Mi will be so great as well cuz of the GPU its Adrino 305 in under 10k ..

  • DSen

    Please suggest some good phones in the range 5000 to 7000.

    • p.gopisankar

      Moto E

    • manan

      asus zenfone 4.5

  • momo

    out of stock in 0.2 seconds. lol

  • k

    asus zenfone 4 a450cg pre-booking started right now @ flipkart!

  • Raj kaal

    Asus Zenfone A450 release hoga ki nahi on flipkart …….kab tak PRE ORDER ya flipkart Ullūuuuuuuuuuu bana raha hai week week kar ke………… :D :D

  • nidhin

    i am challenging you on network speed of redmi 1s, hahaha its only 384kbps