Besides Zenfone 3 phone and ZenBook 3 ultra-slim laptop, Taiwanese electronics company – Asus has also unveiled its bigger smartphone at Computex 2016. Called the Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra, it comes with a 6.8-inch 1080p display that offers a screen-to-body ratio of 79 percent and Tru2Life+ Video technology.
The heart of phablet is an octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor and 3GB / 4GB RAM. Alongside 32GB / 64GB / 128GB of internal storage, this phone is allowing users to expand memory with microSD card. New Zenfone 3 Ultra smartphone runs Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system with Zen UI on top.
Its 23-megapixel rear camera features Asus TriTech autofocus system, which supports automatically selects 2nd generation laser, phase detection, or continuous autofocus for 0.03-second focusing and subject tracking. Around the front, there is an 8-megapixel selfie camera.
Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra phablet provides a fingerprint sensor on the back for enhanced security. Similar to the Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe phone, this one comes with an aluminum alloy unibody design without any antenna lines running on the back. Exciting! The 4600mAh battery can be used as a power bank to charge other devices over a 1.5A current. It has also Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging.
Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra specifications
- 6.8-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display with 95% NTSC color gamut
- Octa Core Snapdragon 652 processor (Quad 1.8GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.2GHz A53 CPUs) with Adreno 510 GPU
- 3GB / 4GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB / 128GB internal storage, expandable memory with microSD
- Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Zen UI
- 23MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, Sony IMX318 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 4-axis OIS, 3-axis EIS, Laser AF
- 8MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture, 85-degree wide-viewing angle
- Hybrid Dual SIM (micro+nano/microSD)
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 186.4 x 93.9 x 6.8 mm; Weight: 233g
- 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB 3.0 Type-C
- Dual Five-magnet stereo speakers, NXP smart amplifier, Hi-Res Audio (HRA)
- 4600mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Available in Glacier Silver, Titanium Gray and Metallic Pink colors, the Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra phone starts at $479 for the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage variant.
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