Asus Zenfone comes with dual sim 4G LTE connectivity for clear voice communications and super fast data transfers. And it has been provided with 5 times faster connectivity than ever seen. Lets get into the details of the device.
Asus zenfone 2 comes with more stylish looks. It has ultra thin ergonomic arc design. It is very slim in its structure with its 3.9mm at the edges. It is looking elegant with its colors. The bezels are ultra thin giving almost bezel less feel. The controls are ideally position to give easy access. The back panel looks very astonishing with its soft structure. The colors of the panels are also very good and feels premium. There are no buttons present on the sides. The sides are empty and very smooth to feel.
The volume buttons are present at the back side. The buttons are having metallic grip finish. Above the buttons we can see the camera above there is a dual LED flash. The front camera on the upper panel. Beside there is an LED notification light. Power cum USB slot is present at the bottom. Power button to the top. Stereo speakers are placed at the rear bottom.
The branding comes on the front side on the upper panel and to the back side below the control buttons. It is also written intel inside and zenfone above the stereo speakers. It has dimensions of 152.5 x 77.2 x 10.9 mm and weighs only 170 grams. 3.5mm jack at the top. The three capacitive buttons at the bottom panel which do not backlit and at the bottom also there is a metallic finish. Under the hood you can find dual sim slots and the micro sd card slot. It is available in 3 different colors.
ZenFone 2 dual sim is a 5.5 inch HD IPS display. It consists of resolution 720 x 1280pixels. It has a body to screen ratio of ~70.8% with a pixel density of ~267ppi. Displaying around 16m colors. It features Asus Zen UI. It is featured with multi touch capacitive touch screen. It consists of corning gorilla glass. It is giving maximized viewing experience with the design.
ZenFone 2 runs on latest OS Android v5.0 lollipop armed with Quad-core 1.8 GHz with chipset Intel atom Z3560 and GPU PowerVR G6430. Consisting of 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory and expandable through micro sd slot up to 64GB.Having primary camera of 13MP with aperture f/2.0 and having 5 lenses capturing at a resolution of 4128 x 3096pixels. It is featured with auto focus, geo tagging, face detention HDR feature and dual LED flash and recording video at 1080p@30fps. The front camera is of 5MP. Loud speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. HTML5 browser for internet browsing. It has 3000mAh li-on non removable battery. Sensors such as Accelerometer, compass and proximity are available.
Talking about the display the viewing angles are really good. And the display colors also really good. It also comes with auto brightness sensor. It is running on Zen UI which features a lot of customization and lot of work. The UI doesn’t have any lag. It is featured to shake to take a screen shot which is amazing. It also consists of touch gesture which is pretty good.
Double tap to wake up the screen is also present. You can also adjust the screen size with the options so that you can easily handle the small screen with single hand. Out of 16Gb internal space there is 11GB free which is pretty nice and spacious. Ad you can easily move your installed apps to SD card. The front camera is really good but when pictures captured at low light really lost details. The overall camera performance is not that good. The back camera is also good but not as expected
The colors captured are ok. Asphalt 8, Dead trigger 2, Mortal combat run pretty well and there are no lags and the battery temperature during playing games is 41degree Celsius which is good. It scored around 44K on Antutu bench mark. And the OOkla speed tests give 10.61 MBPS download and 4.02 upload speed.
Asus zenfone 2 really rocked with its performance. It is giving very good performance in terms of processor and the display is also very good. The only issue is the camera quality felt average. It is available at a price of 12,999/. It is a mid range hone with awesome design. Good product.