Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie FAQs, pros, cons, user queries and answers

Adjust Comment Print

The three Zenfone 4 series selfie-focused smartphones that were launched today were Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro; Zenfone 4 Selfie (Dual camera version); and Zenfone 4 Selfie. The OEM introduced two variants of the ZenFone 4 Selfie along with the ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, and all three models will be available in a variety of colors.

The Zenfone 4 Selfie will be available in two variants. The single camera variant comes with a 13MP rear camera and a 13MP selfie camera as well with f/2.0 aperture and a front-facing LED flash. The smartphones run on Android Nougat out of the box topped with the Zen UI 4.0.

"We understand the importance of making that ideal we-statement every time, anywhere, so we bring to you ZenFone 4 Selfie series". As for the Zenfone 4 Selfie (Dual) and Zenfone 4 Selfie, the differentiating factor is the RAM and storage, in addition to the camera. The talking point here is that the dual-camera setup is not at the rear of the phone but at the front. It also packs in a 16MP rear camera.

The Zenfone 4 Selfie, on the other hand, comes with a combination of 20MP standard sensor along with an 8MP wide-angle lens with 120-degree field-of-view.

Both the phones are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC, which also powers some competing phones including the Nokia 6, LG Q6, and the Yu Yureka Black among others. This phone comes with a single camera configuration. In case of space, the model consists internal storage of 64GB and the user who enjoys expanding storage can enlarge their storage up to 128 GB via microSD. It has a powerful and battery efficient processor and has been seen in Asus Zenfone Zoom S and Xiaomi Mi A1 (Rs 14,999). The device is backed by a 3000mAh battery and offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Bluetooth and Global Positioning System as connectivity options.

As the name itself suggests that the Zenfone 4 Selfie is made for selfies oriented audiences in India. If you're used to a smaller display, like I am, you won't feel the Zenfone 4 Selfie (Dual) and standard model hard to operate.

Danica Patrick to leave Stewart-Haas Racing, NASCAR future uncertain
Ricard Petty and the Smithfield CEO traded insults over lack of performance at RPM being the reason Smithfield is leaving. Stenhouse, who will make his debut in the playoffs this weekend at Chicagoland, said he's certain she's going to be fine.

The Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie (ZD553 KL) is identical to the Zenfone 4 Selfie (Z8553KL) except for the dual front camera setup and a rear camera of higher resolution.

All three cameras also have a soft light LED flash that complements the front camera. Asus has added a primary 24MP f/1.8 Sony IMX362 dual pixel sensor in the phone, along with a 5MP secondary sensor which adds bokeh effect to the images. The phone has a 5.5-inch 720p HD IPS display with 2.5D curved glass. The phone runs on Android Nougat 7.0 and is scheduled to receive an upgrade to Android Oreo next year.

Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage (expandable up to 2TB via microSD card).

ZenFone 4 Selfie comes with a triple-slot tray that accepts two SIM cards for dual data connections, with speeds of up to 150Mbps and an additional Micro-SD slot to expand storage by up to 2TB. While on the front there is a 24 MP DuoPixel technology. The connectivity option includes 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS/GLONASS. The phones are priced at Rs 9,999, 14,999 and Rs 23,999 respectively.

The Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie ZB553KL will be available for Rs. 13999 on Big Billion Days sale.