Asus ZenFone Selfie with 13 MP front & rear cameras debuts at Computex

By | June 1, 2015

If you are a selfie lover then Asus has just launched a treat for you, the Asus ZenFone Selfie, that comes with a 13-megapixel front-facing as well as rear camera. This nifty device has been launched at the ongoing Computex 2015 event in Taipei, Taiwan. Clinking selfies of late has become a mainstream trend, and with this launch Asus is trying to tap this trend.

The Taiwanese company has not disclosed anything about pricing or availability of ZenFone Selfie yet. Apart from the dual 13-megapixel camera, the Asus ZenFone Selfie also boasts of some beefy specs.Asus ZenFone Selfie

As far as specifications are concerned, the ZenFone Selfie runs Android 5.0 Lollipop with company’s brand new Asus ZenUI layered on top of it. Under the hood is a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor (1.7GHz quad-core and 1GHz quad-core) coupled with Adreno 405 GPU and 2GB of RAM. Much like the ZenFone 2, the dual-SIM ZenFone Selfie will also be available in two memory variants i.e. one with 2GB RAM and another with 3GB RAM.

The smartphone flaunts a 5.5-inch full-HD 1080×1920 pixels resolution display offering a pixel density of 403 ppi. The display is powered by company’s proprietary TruVivid technology, while it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 with anti-fingerprint coating.

Coming to the internal memory, the phone offers 16GB or 32GB of internal storage, which can be further supplemented up to 64GB via external microSD card.

Both the 13-megapixel cameras come with with f/2.0 aperture, laser auto focus, 28 mm focal length, and dual-color Real Tone flash. The camera software features which comes along ZenUI include low light mode, Selfie Panorama mode, backlight (HDR) mode, enhanced beautification mode, manual mode, and zero shutter lag.

The ZenFone Selfie measures 156.5 x 77.2 x 10.8 (WxDxH), weighs 170 g and packs a 3,000 mAh Li-Polymer battery. It offers connectivity features like Bluetooth 4.0, GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB.

Sensors found in the Zenfone Selfie includes Accelerator, G-Sensor, E-Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity, Ambient Light Sensor and Hall Sensor. It will be available in following color options – Pure White, Chic Pink, Aqua Blue, Glacier Gray, Sheer Gold, and Glamour Red.

Asus ZenFone Selfie Key Specification Overview:

  • Display: 5.50-inch
  • Processor: 1GHz
  • Front Camera: 13-megapixel
  • Resolution: 1080×1920 pixels
  • Pixel Density: 403 ppi
  • RAM: 2GB/3GB
  • OS: ZenUI based on Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • Storage: 16GB/32GB
  • Rear Camera: 13-megapixel
  • Battery capacity: 3,000 mAh