Asus is all set to launch two more smartphones – Zenfone Max Pro and Zenfone Max M2 – in Gurugram today. Both smartphones are mid-range devices, and went official in Russia last week.
The successor to the popular Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 will also feature stock Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box. The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It is also possible that Asus might launch more variants of the Zenfone Max Pro M2 in India today.
Up front, the handset will feature a 6.3-inch FullHD+ notched display with a resolution of 1080×2280 pixels, and a 19:9 aspect ratio. For imaging, the Zenfone Max Pro M2 has a dual-lens camera system, comprised of a 12-megapixel unit and a 5-megapixel unit. It will also have a 13-megapixel single lens for selfies and video calls. Asus has already confirmed a massive 5,000mAh battery for the Max Pro M2.
The Asus Zenfone Max M2 is expected to be toned-down variant of the Zenfone Max Pro M2. In Russia, the handset features a Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 632 SoC, paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. There’s a 6.3-inch HD+ notched display, with a resolution of 720×1520 pixels and a 19:9 aspect ratio.
Asus event will be live streamed on Asus India’s official YouTube channel at 12:30 PM, and we will be churning out live updates right here.
That’s it from Asus Zenfone Max M2 and Max Pro M2 India launch event, you can follow our news coverage about the two phone on BGR.in
Zenfone Max Pro M2 sale will be on December 18 while the Zenfone Max M2 will be on sale from December 20.
Asus Zenfone Max M2 and Zenfone Max Pro M2 will come with bank offers on flipkart and Rs 99 mobile protection plan, and No Cost EMI offer
Zenfone Max Pro M2 will come with Rs 12,999 , Rs 14,999 and Rs 16,999 for 3GB, 4GB and 6GB of RAM variants.
Zenfone Max M2 3GB variant is priced at Rs 9,999 and 4GB variant will be at 11,999 on Flipkart
Zenfone Max M2 comes with triple slot, Nano+Nano+microSD. Dual-4G and face unlock 0.3s
Zenfone Max Pro M2 and Zenfone Max M2 will come with refreshed camera app with new Pro mode for shooting.
The smartphone will come with 13-megapixel sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor, AI , EIS support
Zenfone Max M2 comes in two variants – 3GB+32GB, 4GB+64GB, 4000mAh battery for 7-8 hours of heavy game playback.
Qualcomm’s Vagadia is now on stage to talk about Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 632 SoC on Asus Zenfone Max M2.
Sharma has now moved to 2nd launch of the day, Asus Zenfone Max M2, which will be a lower variant of Max Pro M2.
The phone comes with triple slot, Nano+Nano+microSD. Dual-4G and face unlock
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is coming with dual 12MP+5MP rear camera, Asus will enable AI scene detection feature in December itself via FOTA update.
Dinesh Sharma says you’ll get 2+ days of usage time, 38 days of standby and this whole package only weighs 175 grams.
This has 6.26-inch full-HD+ display with ‘smallest functional display’ and 5000mAh battery
As we had anticipated Zenfone Max Pro M2 will come in three variants – 3GB RAM, 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM.
Zenfone Max Pro M2 will get updated to Android 9.0 Pie next month January 2019.
Zenfone Max Pro M2 will come with only three third-party apps installed, and stock Android, Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC
Now Qualcomm’s Rajan Vagadia is on stage talk about Snapdragon 600 series and the processor for Max Pro M2.
Zenfone Max Pro M2 is coming in two colors in India – Blue and Titanium.
Zenfone Max Pro M2 will get Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection, probably the cheapest phone in India to get this feature.
Asus Zenfone 5Z and Max Pro M1 users rejoice! — Sharma says Android 9 Pie FOTA is coming to both phones. Asus Zenfone 5Z will get in January 2019 and Asus Max Pro M1 will get updated in February 2019.
Dinesh Sharma from Asus India is now on stage to talk about today’s launch.
Two smartphones launching to today. Yu officially announced the names – Zenfone Max Pro M2 and Zenfone Max M2.
Yu is talking about the success of Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 with Flipkart.
Leon Yu, Asus’ Regional Manager India & South Asia is on stage.
Live streaming is about to start, we are excited to get you quick updates from the Asus India event, so join in.
Zenfone Max Pro M1 is Asus’ most successful smartphone in India this year. It seems that Zenfone Max Pro M2 is likely to follow the trend with stock Android to cater such consumers, while Max M2 might bring in Asus ZenUI.
We are anticipating Asus Zenfone Max M2 alongside Zenfone Max Pro M2. Both these phones were recently launched in Russia, so it is likely that we will see same specifications for Indian variants.
Asus has been teasing Zenfone Max Pro M1 successor from some time and we know that 5,000mAh battery is coming for sure.
Welcome to Asus India launch event live blog on BGR.in – we are almost an hour away from the official proceedings. So stay tuned.
- Published Date: December 11, 2018 11:28 AM IST