Asus has launched the Zenfone GO 4.5 LTE smartphone in India at a price of Rs 6,999. The phone features a full metal unibody and a measure a thin 3.5mm design at its edge. Interestingly Asus has pitched the volume buttons of the device on the rear panel, to give a premium deal to the selfie lovers who likes to click multiple selfies at one go.
Asus Zenfone GO 4.5 LTE features a 4.5-inch full wide video graphics array (FWVGA) display with 854×480 resolution. The 4G enabled smartphone features an 8-megapixel PixelMaster primary camera with a 2-megapixel sensor on the front. The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 quad-core processor clocked at 1.0GHz coupled with Adreno 306 GPU. It packs 1GB of RAM paired with 8GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. Asus is providing a 100GB on Google to store and backup the photos, videos etc., for two years. The device runs on Android Marshmallow with ZenUI skin atop it. The phone is backed by a 2,070 mAh removable battery.
Peter Chang, Region Head-South Asia & Country Manager, Asus India said, “Through our smartphones, we aim to cater wide segment of users, and we endeavor to offer the differentiated Asus technology even in mass segments. We are sure this smartphone will able to provide an enriching user experience and be appreciated by our users across the country.”
The dual-sim smartphone comes with 3.5mm audio jack and micro USB slot. The connectivity options include- 802.11b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, AGPS, GLONASS and BDS. Sensor options include-Accelerometer, E-Compass, Proximity, and Ambient light. Asus Zenfone GO 4.5LTE is available in four colour variants-matte finish in Glamour Red, in hairline (IMR) finish in Silver blue, Gold and Silver colour. The phone measures 136.5×66.7×3.6 mm and weighs 135 grams.