Update: It’s the Asus Zenfone Go 2 smartphone, not the new Zenfone series phone.
Asus is going to launch the new Asus Zenfone 4 series at Computex 2017 event in Taipei on May 29th and now the Asus Zenfone 4 has just received the TENAA approval in China with top-end specifications. The Asus Zenfone 4 is listed at TENAA with top-end specifications and comes with model number ASUS_X015D. The main highlight of this new device is its dual rear camera and it also comes with a fingerprint scanner on the physical front facing home button. The company is also expected to launch Asus Zenfone 4 Max at the event but we don’t have much details about this as of now. But, let’s checkout the specifications and images of this new device we spotted at TENAA.
The Asus Zenfone 4 Max (ASUS_X015D) is listed at TENAA with a 5.5-inch HD IPS display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution and is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa-core processor which is currently unknown but might be a Snapdragon processor. It comes with 3GB and 4GB RAM options and comes with 32GB and 64GB internal storage options with both supporting expandable storage capacity up to 32GB with the help of a microSD card. It runs on the Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS out of the box and might support Dual-SIMs in select markets at the time of its launch.
This year’s Asus Zenfone 4 comes with a different design as it comes with fingerprint scanner on the front physical home button, while it was available on the rear panel on its predecessor. It features a dual rear camera with 13-megapixel dual lens and comes with LED flash and PDAF features. It also comes with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. It is backed up by a 4850mAh battery and supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and other connectivity options. A fingerprint sensor is available on the physical home button on front. it measures 154.5 x 76.6 x 8.85 mm and weights 175 grams. Color options includes Black, mocha gold and Grey.
The Asus Zenfone 3 was launched last year with a 5.5-inch Full HD Super IPS+ display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. It is powered by the 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 14nm processor with Adreno 506 GPU. It has two variants: 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage, both comes with expandable storage via microSD card. It runs on the Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Zen UI 3.0 on top. It supports dual SIM and features a 16-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF and Laser AF, an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture and 88-degree wide-angle lens is also available. It is backed up by a 3000mAh battery and connectivity options includes 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac (2.4 and 5GHz) MU-MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and USB Type-C. A fingerprint scanner is placed