Asus is gearing up to launch another variant of Max, it’s called the Asus Zenfone 3s Max. This handset comes with a smaller screen of 5.2 inches, powered by octa core processor, packed with 3GB RAM and with 4G + VoLTE support.

First Impression

The handset looks premium, curvier, comfortable to hold and use. Asus Zenfone 3s Max is packed inside a metal body – it will be available in Gold and Black color options, made available both offline and online.

Asus Zenfone 3s Max model ZC521TL weight is 175 grams and thickness is 8.85mm. If you think the weight is too much, do note that this handset houses a 5000 mAh non-removable battery. As per the company 3s Max battery on a full charge will give up to 28 hours of talk time on 3G networks – also reverse charging is supported, you can use it like a power bank to charge other devices.

Asus Zenfone 3s max first impression and unboxing

 Zenfone 3s Max specifications

Inside the hood this smartphone houses the MediaTek MT6750 64 bit octa core processor clocked at 1.5GHz coupled with Mali T860 GPU. Screen is 5.2 inches using 2.5D curved glass supporting 720p resolution.

Android Nougat version 7.0 runs out of the box with multi window mode, there is 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM and 2TB external storage support. It’s a dual SIM handset using hybrid slot. Rear camera is 13MP using pixelmaster technology and front camera is a 8MP shooter. The primary camera is with f/2.0 aperture and also comes with dual tone LED flash support. You can record FHD videos.

Asus Zenfone 3s Max back - with 5000 mAh battery

Additional features are  4G Cat 4, VoLTE, 3G, 2G, GPS, WiFi and Bluetooth. There is finger print sensor on the front. And finally Asus Zenfone 3s Max comes with a massive 5000 mAh battery.


Inside the box you will get handset, user manual, warranty card, data cable, travel charger 5V/2A, earphone and SIM tray ejector pin.

I will be coming up with Asus Zenfone 3s Max full review soon.

Asus Zenfone 3s Max price in India?

Will have to wait for the official launch, price I guess should be well under Rs. 10,000.

By Rajeev Rana

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