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Asus Zenfone 5Z Price, Specification And Review

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The identical looks between the Asus Zenfone 5Z and Asus Zenfone 5 are so obvious as the smartphone has almost the same style of design and display. The Asus Zenfone 5Z, however, is the most high-end phone that comes with a powerful processor and features that make it stand alone and unique in performance.

Asus Zenfone 5Z
Asus Zenfone 5Z Key Features

  • Display: 6.2 inches IPS display
  • Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 with 8GB RAM
  • Operating System: Android 8.0 Oreo
  • Memory: 64GB/128GB/256GB inbuilt storage expandable up to 400GB SDcard
  • Camera: 12MP + 8MP rear and 20.2MP front camera
  • Network: 4G LTE data
  • Fingerprint Scanner
  • Battery: 3300mAh


Design and Display.

Apparently, things have changed recently in the smartphone world as the most brand are beginning to adopt the looks of the iPhone X. Making a phone without bezels is now the new trend as this Asus Zenfone 5Z took a good turn in bringing out a cute body design that will beat it competitors in no time. The screen has about 90% screen to body ratio which shows how sleek and smooth this phone will be to hold.

The big screen features 6.2-inch with IPS, LCD capacitive touchscreen and a unibody metal. The 2.5D rounded on the edges and the Corning gorilla glass 5 covering the screen will also improve the phone durability and smooth to handle. You can buy the phone in beautiful colors such as Silver, and Blue.

Camera and Storage.

With the 12 Megapixels + 8 Megapixels on the back that has image dimensions of 4000 x 3000 PIxels in place, any photos taking with this phone will come out in a natural and beautiful format as this snapper shoot with an LED flash and it also records full HAD videos. The front camera is one but that doesn’t mean less for selfie addict as the sensor is set to take a selfie with 20.2 Megapixels that features OmniVision OV8856 PureCel Sensor, F2.0 Aperture, 83 Degree Wide Angle Lens, Face Recognition. The inbuilt storage comes according to the model you buy. There is a model with 64GB, 128GB, and even 256GB and it supports micro SD card up to 400GB.

Asus Zenfone 5Z
Hardware and software.

This Asus Zenfone 5Z arrived in about 3 model and the highest model has a huge RAM of 8GB with a processor of Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 chipset and a GPU of Adreno 630 for processing the graphic. The operating system is Android 8.0 Oreo loaded with a nonremovable battery of 3300mAh along with a USB Type C cable and other features such as a fingerprint sensor, Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi and WiFi direct for wireless connection.

Asus Zenfone 5Z Price

The Asus Zenfone 5Z is expected to cost around $499. In Nigeria, the price of Asus Zenfone 5Z will be 170,000 Naira to 210,000 Naira depending on your location in the country.


General features of Asus Zenfone 5Z

Here are the few Features and specs of Asus Zenfone 5Z
Operating System: Android 8.0 Oreo
Internal memory: 256GB
External memory: Yes up to 400GB.
Processor: Octa-core 4 x 2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver (Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845)
GPU: Adreno 630.
SIM Type: Dual Nano-SIM
weight: 155g.
Screen size: 6.2-inch.
Screen Resolution: 1080 X 2246 pixels.
Screen protection: Yes
Screen Resolution Density: 403 ppi .
Display Type: IOS LCD capacitive touchscreen.
LED flash: Yes.
Midnight Blue, Meteor Silver.
Rear: 12MP + 8MP, 2160p Video@30fps.
Front: 20.2MP 1080p Video@30fps.
Main camera features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama, dual LED flash, phase detection
2G GSM: Yes
3G WCDMA: Yes.
4G LTE: Yes.
WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi Direct
wi-fi hotspot: Yes.
Bluetooth: Yes, v5.0 with A2DP, LE.
GPS: Yes.
Infrared Blaster: -.
Bluetooth tethering: Yes.
USB Tethering: Yes.
USB port: Yes, USB V2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector .
HSPA+: Yes.
GPRS: Yes.
EDGE: Yes.
4G LTE: Yes.
Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player.
Video player: MP4/H.264 player.
FM Radio: Yes.
Loudspeaker: Yes.
Ear Phone jack: Yes.
Instant Messaging: Yes.
SMS, MMS: Yes.
Push Email: Yes.
fingerprint: Yes.
Digital Compass: Yes
Accelerometer: Yes.
Proximity Sensor: Yes.
Light Sensor: Yes.
Barometer: -.
Heart Rate Monitor: -.
Gyroscope: Yes.
Hall: No.
Face Unlock:
Intelligent Digital Assistant: -.
Voice Control: -.
Other features
Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GPS, GLONASS.
Map: Yes.
Water Resistant: -.
Dust Resistant:
Wireless Charging: No.
Video Streaming: Yes.
Active Noise Cancellation: Yes.
Capacity: 3300mAh non removable Li-ion battery.
Talk Time:
Standby Time:
Browsing Time:
Music play Time: -.
Charging Time:
fast charging: Yes

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