Asus announced the awaited Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom at CES 2017. This handset is powered by SD 625 chipset, comes with 5000 mAh battery and is using 12MP + 12MP cameras (dual cameras) on the back. Zenfone 3 Zoom price has not yet been revealed.

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom Model ZE553KL features and specifications

Dual cameras indeed will be the trend in 2017 and here is another one from Asus. The company announced the Zenfone 3 Zoom that is powered by qualcomm snapdragon 625 64 bit octa core processor clocked at 2GHz coupled with Adreno 506 GPU.

This handset comes with hybrid dual SIM slots and sails on ZEN UI 3 over Marshmallow. Screen is 5.5 inches, AMOLED (10 point multi touch), Blue light filer, supporting 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. The display also comes with gorilla glass 5 protection.

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom announced at CES 2017

Users can choose from optional 3GB or 4GB RAM and from 32GB or 64GB or 128GB of internal storage space. External micro SD card of up to 2TB can also be used if needed. Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom weight is 170 grams and thickness is 7.99 mm.

Coming to the camera, on the back you will find a 12MP cameras with f/1.7 aperture using SONY IMX 362 sensor and another 12MP camera with 12 times total zoom (2.3 times optical zoom). Camera supports 4 axis image stabilization for still photos and 3 axis electronic stabilization for shake free videos. 4K videos can be recorded. Rear camera also comes with dual LED real tone flash support. Front camera is a 13MP with f/2.0 aperture and using SONY IMX 214 sensors.

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom dual cameras (12MP + 12MP) on the back

The dual cameras on the Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom makes use of TriTech + Auto Focus technology to instantly get a focus lock in just about 0.03s (PDAF + Laser AF + Subject tracking). Below is a sample image shot using the Zenfone 3 Zoom.

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom camera sample

Other features are 4G LTE, VoLTE, 3G, 2G, WiFi, GPS, 5 magnet speakers with NXP smart Amp, DTS sound, dual internal mic + noise reduction, FM radio, USB Type C port, finger print sensor on the back and Bluetooth 4.2.

There are following sensor – accelerometer, gyro, magnetic, light, IR and proximity.  Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom houses a 5000 mAh non-removable battery that will easily last for a  day with heavy usage – 1A reverse charging is also supported which means you can charge other devices suing Zenfone 3 Zoom like a power bank.

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom box pack and color options

Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom Price and availability

The Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom will hit the stores in February 2017; will be available in Rose Gold, Silver and Sapphire Black color options. The price has not been disclosed.

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  1. Price of under 28k to 30k for Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom could be great, as moto z play support same soc with moto mods where as Asus has dual cameras. If its higher side, then honor magic would be good, it will be like 38k to 40k.

  2. All of us giving a hint of pricing to Asus by talking and guessing of price please don’t price it by self let the company decide of price. Hope it may be in mid range.

  3. Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom specs look great, but Asus will price it so high that most people will get scared to put their money on.

  4. Asus are premium phones. But their camera, software and fine details are worth the price Those who can wait for big sale day can get them at good discounts. I recommend Asus laser phones to everyone and this with dual camera will be the best !!

    1. Nope, it would be around 48k. Current Zenfone Zoom is selling around 35-38k.

      Asus getting terribly wrong on pricing these days. With this attitude, Nokia has bowed out. Samsung started acknowledging reality by launching budget devices. But Asus doing reverse.

    1. Asus started horribly pricing its recent phones. Asus deluxe for e.g 45k so don’t expect any budget oriented pricing. May be 28 – 32 k.

      1. Zoom 2 comes around 38 I expect Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom around 45k, hope so its doesn’t go that way.

  5. Using zenfone laser for last one and half year. Inspired by Asus quality. Will surely switch to this one. Waiting eagerly for Asus Zenfone 3 zoom to be available for a price up to 15k.

    1. To buy Zenfone 3 Zoom for 15K you will need to wait until 2018 then you can buy second hand at that price.

    2. It would be more than 40k dude 15 me kya ata hai they gave all high end specification, more than S7 edge.

  6. Again sd625 on Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom, price will be around 40k for sure, as by recent experiences.