Having launched the flagship Zenfone 5Z and the affordable Zenfone Max Pro M1 in India earlier this year, Asus is expanding its smartphone portfolio in the country even further. The Taiwanese technology major has just announced two new budget smartphones – Zenfone Lite L1 and Zenfone Max M1 – both exclusive to Flipkart.
Priced at Rs 6,999 and Rs 8,999 respectively, Zenfone Lite L1 and Zenfone Max M1 will go on sale during the upcoming ‘Flipkart Dhamaka Days’ promotion. During the initial festive season, both smartphones will be available with a discount of Rs 1,000. Customers will also get Rs 2,200 cashback and 50GB of additional data from Reliance Jio.
Having 2GB RAM/16GB storage and 3GB RAM/32GB storage respectively, Zenfone Lite L1 and Zenfone Max M1 are powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 430 SoC. Both smartphones have a 5.45-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 720×1440 pixels and an 18:9 aspect ratio. The devices run Android Oreo out-of-the-box, with Asus’ ZenUI 5.0 baked on top.
For imaging, both Zenfone Lite L1 and Zenfone Max M1 come with a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture. Up front, the Lite L1 has a 5-megapixel (with LED flash) snapper, while the Max M1 features an 8-megapixel (with LED flash) shooter. The camera systems come with all standard features like Portrait Mode, Live Beauty, and more.
Asus Zenfone Lite L1 is powered by a 3,000mAh battery, whereas Asus Zenfone Max M1 has a 4,000mAh power-pack keeping things going.