ASUS is Releasing the ZenFone Max Pro M1 4GB RAM/64GB ROM Variant, Pre-order Ongoing

During the Max Pro: Game Zone event last June 30, 2018 at the SM City North EDSA Annex ASUS has announced that the release of the 4GB/64GB RAM/ROM variant of the ZenFone Max Pro M1.

Currently, the it’s the 3GB/32GB RAM/ROM variant that’s out in the market which can be purchased from Lazada right now. So it’s surprising that the Taiwanese brand has announced the release of this variant this early.

The ZenFone Max Pro 4GB + 64GB variant will be available nationwide for pre-order starting June 30 until July 22, 2018, with an exclusive pre-order bundle of a JBL T450BT Headset and ZenFone Max Pro Clear Case all worth 3,698 php.

If you want to pre-order the unit, you have to drop by any ASUS or ZenFone Concept Store, Kiosk and accredited multi-brand store nationwide.

Here’s the rundown of the specs:

Model number ZB602KL
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

Storage* 64GB 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:

16MP, F2.0, 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 5 magnet speaker

NXP smart 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

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

The phone is currently priced at 13,995 php the pre-order period will last until July 22, 2018. For more info, you can check out ASUS Philippines Facebook Page and the ZenTalk Philippines Forum.