Asus, the Taiwanese tech company is all set to announce its new Asus Zenfone 4 series in India today at an event in New Delhi. The Asus smartphone event will start at 1 PM and the company is hosting a live stream for the same on its YouTube channel.
To recap, Asus announced six Zenfone smartphones under its latest Zenfone 4 series in Taiwan last month that include- Zenfone 4 Pro, Zenfone 4, Zenfone 4 Selfie, Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro, Zenfone 4 Max and the Zenfone 4 Max Pro. From the list of these new Zenfone smartphones, the selfie-centric Zenfone 4 Selfie and Selfie Pro are expected to arrive given that Asus has been teasing the phones with the hashtag “DitchTheSelfieStick” on its social media pages.
Talking about the other four Zenfone 4 devices, the Zenfone 4 Pro and Zenfone 4 fall in premium category boasting dual camera array on the back panel. The Zenfone 4 Pro is powered by the high-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. The Zenfone 4 meanwhile is powered by Snapdragon 630 mobile platform. Both the handsets feature quite similar design language and display resolution.
The Zenfone 4 Max and Max Pro boasts big batteries and dual rear cameras. The devices come packed with a mammoth sized 5000mAh battery which is rated to deliver two days of usage.
As far as the pricing is concerned, the premium Asus Zenfone 4 Pro was launched for a price starting at $599 (roughly Rs. 38,430). The Zenfone 4 pricing starts at $399 (around Rs. 25,600). Meanwhile the Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro and the Zenfone 4 Selfie starts at $379 (around Rs. 24,310) and $279 (roughly Rs. 17,900) respectively. Pricing for the Zenfone 4 Max and Zenfone 4 Max Pro were not unveiled the global launch event. It is unclear whether these premium and battery centric handsets will mark its way to India, but we will know more about it once the launch event kicks off.