On Wednesday ASUS has added a new member to its ZenFone Go series of smartphones and launch ZenFone Go 5.5 (ZB552KL) in India. The Asus ZenFone Go 5.5 (ZB552KL) carries a price tag of Rs 8,499, and is being offered exclusively on Amazon India in Charcoal Black and Sheer Gold colour variants.
The Asus ZenFone Go 5.5 (ZB552KL) runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with the company’s ZenUI 3.0 skin on top. The phone sports a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS LCD display with a blue light filter to reduce eye strain, company says it can give up to 500 nits of brightness. It measures 153.4×76.44×10.95mm, and weighs 168 grams.
The ZenFone Go 5.5 (ZB552KL) is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 410 coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt storage that can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.
Coming on Camera, the smartphone bears a 13MP rear camera with dual-LED real tone flash and an f/2.0 aperture. And on the front, it has a 5MP camera that also features an f/2.0 aperture. The phone comes with a camera app which offers features like an HDR mode, low light mode, manual mode, real-time beautification, super resolution mode for up to 4x resolution images, night mode and selfie panorama.
Connectivity options Asus ZenFone Go 5.5 (ZB552KL) include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, 3.5mm audio jack, and FM radio. The phone runs on a 3000mAh battery, sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and proximity sensor. The company is also touting the inclusion of a dual internal mic with noise cancellation for improved call quality.
Mr. Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager for ASUS India said on the launch that, “We have always ensured that we empower our customers with products that perfectly fuse technologically advanced specs and a classy, sophisticated design. With the immense success of our previous versions of Zenfone Go, it was befitting that we expand this range to meet with the copious demand. We are sure that this smartphone will help our users across the country live digital lives.”