ASUS and Lazada Partners for the ZenFone Max Pro Launch Haoson June 8, 2018 Analog, Events, Geek Tech, Geeks ASUS Philippines launched their latest “Battery King” phone last June 7 at the Versus Barcade, Bonifacio Global City amidst the crowds of ZenFans and media present. The release was in partnership between ASUS Philippines and Lazada Philippines where the two have announced the pre-registration period for those who wanted to get this latest phone. ZenFone Max Pro has gamers and smartphone enthusiasts in mind as the phone was designed to function for an extended amount of time even with heavy usage most specifically for playing games. The ZenFone Max Pro carries a 5,000 mAh battery and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 along with the Adreno 509 GPU that boasts to provide a smooth experience even with the performance of everyday activities. The ZenFone Max Pro will be available on June 25, 2018 with a price tag of 9,995 php. Interested customers can now pre-order starting today here, and as part of the phone’s launch, ASUS will be flying off one person to Europe. Specifications: Model number ZB601KL SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 64-bit octa-core CPU (8 x Kryo 260 cores) Adreno 509 GPU 14nm FinFET (Low Power Plus) power-saving technology RAM 3GB LPDDR4 Storage 32GB EMCP Wireless Connectivity LTE WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n, 2.4GHz with Wi-Fi Direct Bluetooth 4.2 (with aptX) Display 5.99-inch Full HD+ (2160 x 1080) Full-View IPS Panel, 450nits maximum brightness 1500:1 contrast ratio 85% NTSC color gamut 83% screen-to-body ratio, 2.5D arc glass panel Cameras Rear Main rear camera: 13MP, F2.2, 80 degree view angle 25.8mm equivalent focal length in 35mm film camera Omnivision 16880 sensor with Phase Detection AF 5 element lens Second camera / senor: 5MP Secondary dedicated depth sensing camera for accurate bokeh effects Front 8MP, F2.0, 85.5 degree view angle 26mm equivalent focal length in 35mm film camera 5 element lens Flashes Rear and front Soft-light LED flashes Video recording (Rear camera) 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) video recording 1080p FHD video recording at 30 / 60fps 720p HD video recording at 30 fps Still photo shooting while recording video capability Audio NXP smart amplifier 1.7x louder volume with Max-Box (passive amplifier) SIM / Memory card support Triple-tray card Support: Tray 1: 4G Nano SIM* / Tray 2: 3G Nano SIM* / Tray 3: microSD card up to 256GB *Only one 4G and another 3G data connection supported simultaneously Wired Connectivity USB 2.0 Micro USB 3.5 mm combo audio jack GPS GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, BDS Construction Metal body with 2.5D contoured display glass panel Biometric Security Face Unlock, Fingerprint unlock with 5-finger recognition Battery 5000 mAh Dimensions 159 x 76 x 8.46 mm / 180 grams Colors Meteor Silver, Deepsea Black OS Pure Android 8.1 Oreo with future upgrade to Android P v9.0 For more information on the ZenFone Max Pro, the ZenFone Max series, and other incredible products from ASUS, tune in to the ASUS Philippines Facebook Page and the ZenTalk Philippines Forum.