Major e-retail sites are running deals and offers as part of festive celebration. With several high to mid range smartphones being available at discount rates, Taiwanese smartphone brand has also announced price cut on its Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 handset. The Asus Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 (ZC553KL) which costs Rs. 14,999 is now available at a discount price of Rs. 12,999. Prospective buyers can head to leading retail stores including Asus exclusive stores across India and can also check on e-commerce sites like Flipkart, Amazon India, and Snapdeal.
To recall, the Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 (ZC553KL) was launched in December last year for Rs. 17,999. The smartphone however recieved a price cut earlier this year briging the cost down to Rs. 14,999. The highlight of the Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 is its big 4100mAh battery that provides up to 38 days of standby time. The smartphone features a metal unibody design with oleophobic coating. The chamfered edge smartphone has 75 per cent screen to body ratio.
Along with Zenfone 3 Max 5.5, another variant the Zenfone 3 Max (ZC520KL) with 5.2-inch display variant was also launched which is available at Rs. 12,999.The Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 features a 5.5-inch display. As for optics, it sports a 16-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture with Electronic Image Stabilisation. The front camera comes with an 8-megapixel sensor.
The Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 64-bit octa-core processor paired with Adreno 505 GPU. It packs 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. The device weighs 175grams and is 8.5mm thick. The finger-print sensor is embedded on the rear panel of the phone. The device recently received Android Nougat update and the company has promised that all of its Zenfone 3 models will get Android 8.0 Oreo by the end of this year.
While Asus has announced price reduction on its previous Zenfone series handset, its recently launched selfie-centric smartphone Zenfone 4 Selfie dual camera version have also got a discount of up to Rs. 2000. The handset with the discount rate is listed on Flipkart as part of Big Billion Day sale. The Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie dual camera version which comes for a price Rs. 15,999 is now available at Rs. 13,999. Purchasers can also get up to Rs. 13,000 off on exchanging their old smartphones. However, consumers should keep in note that the offer can be availed only till September 24 or till stocks last.