After launching its Asus ZenFone 5 (A501CG-2B509WWE) last month in India, the firm has now launched its ZenFone C (ZC451CG) at a budget price of Rs. 5,999. The same handset was reportedly launched in Malaysia last month. The smartphone will be available on Flipkart, an e-commerce website starting Wednesday, and in Asus exclusive stores starting February 18.
Asus Zenfone C sports a 4.5-inch FWVGA(854x480pixel) twisted nematic display..
Performance & operating system
It is powered by 1.2 GHz dual-core Intel Atom Z2520 processor with Hyper-Threading Technology paired with 1GB of RAM. The dual-SIM smartphone runs Android 4.4 KitKat OS with the Asus Zen UI atop.
Camera & Battery & storage
The smartphone also includes a 5-megapixel ‘PixelMaster’ rear autofocus camera with flash and f/2.0 lens, apart from a 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.8 lens. The company stresses on its PixelMaster technology’s Low Light mode that lets the handset camera capture up to 400 percent brighter photos at night without the use of flash. The Asus ZenFone C (ZC451CG) sports 8GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 64GB). The smartphone is powered by a 2100mAh battery which the company claims offers up to 29.8 hours of 3G talk time and up to 260 hours of standby time.