Asus on Tuesday introduced a new budget handset under its ZenFone Series named ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE in India. This smartphone goes on sale via online websites from 27th December and through retail stores across India by the end of this month. It carries a price tag of Rs. 6.999 and comes dipped in two types of back cover finish variants – Matte finish in Glamour Red and with Hairline finish in Silver Blue, Gold, and Silver color options. Company offers an additional 100 GB of Google Drive Storage for 2 years along with ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE. Device sports a metallic body with Diamond Cut Technology and has a rear facing volume button used for audio balancing which doubles up as button to click selfies as well.
Commenting on the launch, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager, ASUS India, says, “Through our smartphones, we aim to cater to a wide segment of users, and we endeavor to offer the differentiated ASUS technology even in mass segments. We are sure this smartphone will able to provide an enriching user experience and be appreciated by our users across the country”.
Here come the key specs of ASUS ZENFONE GO 4.5 LTE:
• 4.5-inch (854*480 p) FWVGA Display with 380 Nits brightness and Blue Light Filter
• 1 GHz Quad-Core Qual-Comm MSM 8916 Snapdragon 410 Processor coupled with 1 GB of LPDDR3 RAM
• Adreno 306 GPU
• 8 GB storage space expandable up to 128 GB via Micro Card SD
• 8 MP rear camera with Auto Focus and LED Flash and 2 MP front facing shooter for selfies with Fixed Focus
• Other camera features are Low Light Mode, Back Light Mode, Manual Mode and Beautification Mode
• Runs Android OS V 6.0 Marshmallows out of the box with Zen UI 2.0 OS on top
• 2070 mAh li-ion non-removable battery
• Dual SIM supports 4G VoLTE
• Measures 11.2 mm thick and weighs 135 grams
• Connectivity supports 3G HPSA, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0V, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm Audio Jack, Micro-USB V 2.0 and USB-OTG
• Sensors lodged are Accelerometer, E Compass, Ambient light Sensor and Proximity