Asus at CES in Las Vegas two new Zenfones announced. The two new Zenfones feature Intel socs and a whopping 4GB of memory. The Zenfone Zoom features a 13 megapixel camera with optical zoom.
The Zenfone 2 follows the first generation Zenfones and is provided with a housing of brushed metal. The screen has a diagonal of 5.5 “with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. The IPS panel, according to the manufacturer’s maximum brightness of 400cd / m² have. An Intel-soc takes the calculations of the two new Zenfones cost. There is the choice between an Atom Z3560 will ticking up on 1,83GHz and an Atom Z3580 on maximum 2.33GHz. The memory is 4GB in dual channel lineup, and Asus would become the first manufacturer who so much memory in a Smartphone mounts. The storage memory is 16, 32 or 64GB, and it is possible to expand this capacity using SD cards.
Zenfone 2 hardware is powered by a battery with a capacity of 3000mAh. Thanks to the rapid charging capability of the battery charger should be 39 minutes from zero to sixty percent can be charged. The camera on the front Zenfone 2 has a resolution of 5 megapixels, while the rear sensor has 13 megapixels.
The Zenfone Zoom has a 13 megapixel camera, but it can use optical zoom up to 3x zoom. The opening ratio varies therefore from f / 2.7 to f / 4.8 and the lens has optical image stabilization. The Zoom offers up to 128GB of storage, though it is unclear what other capacities to deliver the phone will be. The screen and the SOC of the Zenfone Zoom are the same as in the Zenfone 2.
Both Zenfones feature Android 5.0, where Asus own ZenUI shell runs on. The Zenfone 2 will be in March for a starting price of $199 become available, while the $399 Zenfone Zoom is waiting until the second quarter of 2015.