Asus ZenFone 5: The budget Asus ZenFone with Intel Atom Dual core

Asus ZenFone 5: The budget Asus ZenFone with Intel Atom Dual core

Once Qualcomm was the market leader in Embedded processor manufacturing but now Mediatek has evolved as one of its biggest rival and as the market leader in PC processor manufacturer, Intel is also trying to step into the Embedded market.
As like other brands, the famous Taiwanese motherboard manufacturer Asus TeK Computer Inc., has started selling budget Android phones in the market.
Recently Asus has launched Asus ZenFone 5 with an Intel Atom processor at a price of INR 9,999/- in India.
This price is with respect to one of India’s leading e-commerce website

[The all new Asus Zenfone 5]

Before going into details let’s have a look on some attractions of Asus Zenfone 5::

  • 5.0″ HD IPS
  • 2.0/1.6 GHz Intel Atom processor
  • 8.0 MP camera with PixelMaster
  • 2GB/1GB RAM
  • Android 4.4 KitKat (Not out of box)
  • 2,100 mAh Lithium battery

Brands like Sony, Samsung and LG definitely has made their way in the much established Android market.
As I was keep on telling that Micromax, Xolo, Panasonic or it is Asus, they have to be more innovative and definitely cheaper, simultaneously feature packed to capture consumers.

Other details and features of ZenFone 5:
The dimensions of ZenFone 5 is 148.2 x 72.8 x 10.34 mm (L x W x T).
1280×720 pixels resolution HD IPS LCD display with Asus TruVivid technology and supports Glove touch inputs.
The display durability is obvious because of the Corning Gorilla glass 3 and the Corning Native Damage Resistance technology.

Camera details:
Primary camera:
8 MP primary camera with F2.0 aperture and Asus-developed technology PixelMaster.
1080p (1920×1080 pixels) resolution video recording @30 frames per second.
720p (1280×720 pixels) resolution video recording @60 frames per second.

Front facing camera:
2 MP front facing camera with F2.4 aperture

Processor and Memory details:
2X2: Intel Atom Multi-Core Z2580/Z2560 Processor 2.0/1.6GHz with Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
It has 2GB/1GB RAM packed and it comes with Asus ZenUI UI.

Value addition service includes 5GB free lifetime ASUS WebStorage.


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