Asus Zenfone 3 Max is expected to launch in September 2016 in UAE and has proved to be successful till now in other countries. The phone provides outstanding performance and boasts amazing functionalities. It offers a powerful processor, powerful battery, nice camera and much more at a decent price. By introducing Zenfone 2 Max, Asus has targeted the smartphone users of mid-range price segment. Let's see what are the capabilities and features that make this phone special in its class.
Asus Zenfone 3 Max is the perfect combination of durable build quality and beautiful design. The Zenfone 3 Max features 2.5D glass along with 2.25mm thin bezel on the front and has nicely curved panel on the back which provides good grip over the phone.
The phone has large 5.2 inch In-Plane Switching display with 75% screen to body ratio, which makes it ideal to watch favourite movies in landscape mode.
The phone features a capacitive touchscreen which provides resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels along with 282 ppi density and packs 16M colours for realistic images. It also recognizes multi-touch gestures so that you can perform with more than one finger. Dimensions of the phone are 149.5 x 73.7 x 8.6 mm and it weighs 148 grams only. Asus Zenfone 3 Max allows users to increase brightness up to 400 units which is sufficient to view everything clearly on the phone screen in direct sunlight. The phone ships in three gorgeous colours Titanium Grey, Sand Gold and Glacier Silver.
The phone runs on brand new ZenUI 3.0 which is an advanced interface with enhanced functionalities and includes many exciting features such as Clock Widget and Game Genie to provide ultimate smartphone experience. The Operating system of the phone is Android 6.0 Marshmallow which is highly famous for its user-friendliness.
The Zenfone 3 Max is powered by MediaTek Quad-core 1.25 GHz processor for fast and smooth performance. The phone is available in two variants; one has 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, and the other one has 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage. In both models, the storage capacity can be extended via micro SD card.
Asus Zenfone 3 Max has a dual SIM card slot and accepts two micro SIM. The fingerprint sensor of Asus Zenfone 3 Max unlocks the phone in 0.3 seconds and offers 360 degree recognition up to five fingers which is really impressive. The sensor is placed below the rear camera on the back panel.
The camera quality of the phone is noticeable as it packs a rear facing 13MP Pixel-Master autofocus camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flashlight that allows users to take brilliant high-resolution pictures without any shutter lag.
There are plenty of features such as Geo-tagging, face detection, touch focus, panorama, etc. The HDR mode expands the dynamic range by four times and increases brightness up to 400% so that you can take excellent photos with stunning details even in low light condition. Asus Zenfone 3 Max is equipped with a 5MP front shooter which lets you take sharp selfies and provides clarity during a video chat.
One of the most impressive part of the phone is its high capacity Non-removable 4130mAh Li-Polymer battery which is capable enough to last a day long with mixed kind of usage continuously.
ASUS claims that it can last up to 30 days on 3G standby, provides 87 hours of audio playback, 20 hours of 3G talk time and 18 hours of Wi-Fi browsing. The spectacular battery backup lets users go anywhere without carrying the charger and work regularly for hours without any interruption. Infect, this phone can be used as a power bank and charge other devices when they run out of battery.
To get the most out of the battery, Asus has equipped the phone with two great battery-extending technologies. If you have 10% battery left, that means it can last up to 36 hours on standby mode. For connectivity, the phone includes Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/A-GPS and USB 2.0/USB on-the-go. The phone has FM Radio and includes 3.5 mm jack. It supports all network bands including 4G LTE.