Asus has introduced a new smartphone for the Indian market dubbed the Asus ZenFone Live (ZB501KL) at a price of Rs 9,999. ZenFone Live also has dual micro-electro-mechanical system (MEMS) microphones to help eliminate background noise and enhance voice pickup, an innovative five-magnet speaker and smart amplifier for powerful audio, along with the DTS Headphone:X™, a 2.5D curved display and a lustrous sandblasted metallic finish. The Asus ZenFone Live is said to be the world's first smartphone with hardware-optimised, real-time beautification technology for video live streaming.
ASUS' Zenfone AR has always been rumored ever since it was first teased earlier this year. It has 82 degree field of view.
Asus Zenfone Live comes with a 13 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash.
Asus Zenfone Live gets a 5-inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels. The smartphone comes in three colour options- Gold, Rose Pink, and Navy Black and will be available to purchase on Flipkart. This phone is packed with 2650mAh battery.
Zenfone Live runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Zen UI 3.0 on top.
As pointed by Gadget360, the Asus Zenfone AR will be the first smartphone in the world that will be equipped with the ability to support both, Google's AR as well as VR platforms. Sensors on the smartphone include Accelerator, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, and E-Compass sensor. Battery is the highlight of this phone and the capacity is 4100 mAh.
It's powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon quad core processor with 2GB of RAM that lets you multitask fairly seamlessly. The phone support microSD card with 256GB limit. For selfies, it comes with a 5 Megapixel front camera with soft LED.
However, it's too early to comment on the performance part and we will evaluate its full potential in the coming week to give our final verdict.
The competition in low-budget smartphone segment is becoming fierce day-by-day. Asus has launched the smartphone with Beauty Live which is a live-streaming beautification technology. The launch event kicks off at 1PM IST, and with a couple of hours to go, here's a look at everything we know so far about the upcoming smartphone.