Earlier this year in April, Asus announced its partnership with Flipkart for exclusively selling its smartphones on the e-commerce portal. The first smartphone to launch as a part of this partnership was the Zenfone Max Pro M1. Asus launched the smartphone in 3 variants, but only two variants went on sale, and now, it has announced the availability of the third variant too. It will go on sale starting July 26, exclusively via Flipkart.
The base variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage is priced at Rs 10,999, whereas the other variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage is priced at Rs 12,999. Both these smartphones come with a dual rear camera setup comprising of a 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel sensors. The third variant, comes with 6GB of RAM with 64GB storage, and it is priced at Rs 14,999. It also comes with a slightly higher resolution primary camera of 16-megapixel resolution with a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. Rest all the specifications remain the same.
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Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 specifications and features
The smartphone is equipped with a 5.99-inch full HD+ IPS display fitted in a 5.5-inch body to keep it compact. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC with octa-core CPU and Adreno 509 GPU. It is paired with 3GB / 4GB / 6GB of RAM with 32GB / 64GB storage options. A microSD card slot for further expansion is also present.
Besides the dual rear cameras, a 16-megapixel front camera for selfies and video calling with soft light LED flash support is also present. The other two variants come with 8-megapixel selfie snapper. On the software front, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 runs Stock Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box. With 4G LTE and VoLTE support, other connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Face Unlock feature. A fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication is also present.