Earlier this month, Asus sent out media invites for a launch event on April 23 where it will be launching the Zenfone 2. With a couple of days to go for the launch, Flipkart has created a page for the forthcoming flagship, along with a timer counting down to the launch.The page lists all the specifications, features, as well as a video highlighting the smartphone s talking points. Potential buyers can also signup to be informed when the flagship is available to buy. The page further lists testimonials from other tech sites. Also Read - Asus ROG Flow X13 review: A power-packed convertibleAlso Read - Best laptops under Rs 40,000 in July 2021: Mi Notebook 14, Asus VivoBook 14, and more
Asus too has been teasing the Zenfone 2 in the run up to the launch. It has taken on the likes of tier-one flagships like the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Apple iPhone 6, as well as Chinese companies opting for flash sale models. The new flagship will be available without users needing to register for flash sale or scout for invites. Also Read - Amazon Prime Day sale last day: Best affordable student laptops available under Rs 30,000
As for specifications, the Zenfone 2 flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD (1920 1080 pixels) IPS display, and is powered by Intel s 64-bit Atom Z3580 quad-core processor clocked at 2.3GHz, and paired with 4GB of RAM.
On the photography front the flagship features a 13-megapixel primary camera, 5-megapixel selfie camera, 3,000mAh battery with fast charging capabilities, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, LTE support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The Zenfone 2 is expected to retail around the Rs 12,000 mark, which will make it one of the best value for money propositions out there.