ASUS has announced that the ZenFone 5 is now available in the Benelux. The latest model in the ZenFone series is made with premium materials and has, in addition to a beautiful, ultra-thin housing, also an all-screen design with a 6.2 “display with a 90% screen-to-body ratio. The smartphone also features a smart dual-camera system that learns from the user’s AI technology to optimize performance.
Because of the thin housing with all-screen display, the 6.2 “ZenFone 5 is just as small as most 5.5” phones. The display has a 90% screen-to-body ratio and is made of 2.5D curved glass. In addition, the display is equipped with all kinds of clevernesses for an even better user experience. For example, smart sensors automatically adjust the color temperature in the ambient light. And there is the ‘Smart Screen On’ option, which ensures that the screen does not go off when the user’s face is detected.
Slim double-camera system
The intelligent dual-camera system of the ZenFone 5 uses the Sony IMX363 image sensor with large 1.4μm pixels and a bright f / 1.8 aperture lens (consisting of six elements) that makes five clearer pictures in low light. It is also possible to make recordings with Night HDR.
The 120 ° wide-angle secondary camera has a field-of-view that is twice as wide as most standard smartphone cameras. This allows you to photograph vast landscapes, or include more people in your group photos. The camera system uses advanced AI algorithms and big data analyzes for intelligent photography. As a result, it evolves continuously and forms better to the user.
The ZenFone 5 is equipped with a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Mobile Platform. An advanced 14μm 64-bit octa-core system-on-a-chip (SoC) with 6GB of RAM data. This provides 40% higher CPU performance and 10% higher graphics performance than the Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform.
The ZenFone 5 has a full set of AI-enhanced options. For added power, the ZenFone 5 has an ASUS AI Boost to immediately optimize performance for gaming and other demanding tasks. The ZenFone 5 is also very reliable due to four 0.06mm thin carbon cooling pads that effectively dissipate the heat, which means that the smartphone can always perform at the top. To be able to get out of the door without any worries, the device has a high capacity 3300mAh battery with ASUSBoostMaster fast charging technology.
And there is also AI Charging. Software that dynamically adjusts the charging speed based on the user’s habits. This will slow down the battery and maximize the performance and battery life.
The ZenFone 5 has a suggested retail price of just € 399, -. This gives you a lot of smartphone for little money. The phone is available on online store.