Asus announced Zenfone 3 Zoom in CES 2017. This is second installment in Zoom series. The smartphone is camera centric as it has 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, Laser AF, f/1.7 aperture, Sony IMX362 sensor with 1.4μm pixel size, three-axis EIS, four-axis OIS and also 12MP secondary, f/2.0 aperture, 5 P Largan lens. It also has 13MP front camera.
The Zenfone 3 Zoom has 5.5-inch FHD AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 4. It is powered by 2GHz Octa core Snapdragon 625 processor. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Zen UI 3.0 on top. It has 5000mAH battery capacity.
The Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom will be coming in Glacier Silver, Sapphire Black and Rose Gold colours. It will start rolling from Febuarary 2017 and no word on pricing yet.
Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom (ZE553KL) specifications are
Processor: 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm
GPU: Adreno 506
Display: 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection, 500 nits brightness, 1920×1080 pixels
RAM and Memory: 3GB/4GB RAM,32GB / 64GB / 128GB (eMMC) storage, expandable up to 2TB with microSD
Camera: Rear 12MP with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, Laser AF, f/1.7 aperture, Sony IMX362 sensor with 1.4μm pixel size, three-axis EIS, four-axis OIS), 12MP secondary, f/2.0 aperture, 5 P Largan lens/ Front 13MP with f/2.0 aperture, Sony IMX214 sensor
OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Zen UI 3.0
SIM: Hybrid Dual (micro+nano/microSD)
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C