After having been reportedly launched in Malaysia, the Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Lite has now entered the Filipino market. Asus had teased the launch of a “selfie master” smartphone in the Philippines on October 4, and the smartphone is now listed on the company’s official website. The Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Lite is expected to be priced at $156 which translates to approximately Rs 10,300.
As the name suggests, the highlight of the smartphone is its 13-megapixel front camera with a 140-degree panorama angle, and LED flash. The selfie camera comes with Asus’ SelfieMaster technology that adds real-time beautification effects on photos and videos. There’s a portrait mode on the front camera as well, which creates a depth-of-field effect by blurring the background.
The front camera further comes with a Beauty Mode with different adjustments available like skin toning, brightening, softening, eyes enhancement and cheeks thinning. In terms of design, the Zenfone 4 Selfie Lite flaunts a metal body in four different colors of Sunlight Gold, Rose Pink, Deepsea Black and Mint Green.
Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Lite specifications, features
As far as specifications are concerned, the Zenfone 4 Selfie Lite features a 5.5-inch IPS display with a 2.5D curved glass on top. The display resolution isn’t specified, but is speculated to be HD (720p). At the heart of the smartphone is Qualcomm’s 64-bit Snapdragon 425 quad-core processor paired with Adreno 308 GPU for graphics. The Zenfone 4 Selfie Lite comes with 2GB of RAM with no mention of the internal storage. The storage can be expanded up to 2TB via a microSD card. ALSO READ: Asus Zenfone Zoom S Review: Delightful dual-camera setup and battery backup
For photography, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with 3-axis EIS, PDAF support, and LED flash. The rear camera also comes with features like Beauty Mode, Portrait Mode, Super Resolution and GIF Animation. Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,000mAh battery. ALSO READ: Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro review: For your portrait and wide-angle selfies
On the software front, the Zenfone 4 Selfie Lite runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with ZenUI 4.0 layered on top. Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. It also features a fingerprint sensor that is embedded into the home button.