The Asus ZenFone 2 is Asus' latest Android smartphone. It's the first smartphone packing 4GB of RAM (some models feature 3GB depending on region). It is powered by a 2.3GHz 64-bit Intel Atom quad-core processor, and comes with either 16/32/64GB of internal storage. The Zenfone 2 camera has a 13MP sensor with F/2.0 aperture and auto-focus lens. The front facing camera features a 5.1MP sensor and has a 85-degree wide angle lens. The device is backed by a 3000mAh battery with fast-charging technology.
Experience dynamic handheld performance with the US Version of the Glamour Red ZenFone 2 ZE551ML Smartphone from ASUS. This smartphone features a quad-core 2.3 GHz Intel Atom Z3580 processor and a powerful 4GB of built-in RAM. It also comes equipped with 64GB of storage and includes a microSDXC slot that supports cards with up to 64GB of memory for additional storage capacity. The integrated micro-USB interface allows you to connect the device for mass-storage purposes and also serves as a charging port. Additionally, you can use the micro-USB port to connect an optional MHL adapter for outputting video to an external display.
The ZenFone houses a 5.5" IPS capacitive display, which is designed to deliver robust images and color depth. Its 1920 x 1080 screen resolution lets you watch full HD content without pixel loss. For photo capturing, image recording, and video chatting, the ZenFone 2 features a 13MP PixelMaster rear camera and 5MP PixelMaster front camera. Autofocus is built-in and a dual-tone LED flash helps when taking photos in low-light situations. Additional camera modes and features are available, including Super HDR, Low Light, and Super Resolution, to help you get the picture quality that you want.
The ZenFone 2 is also well-equipped for wireless communication. It features Bluetooth v4.0 technology for pairing with other Bluetooth-enabled devices, and 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi for high-speed Internet connectivity. Integrated Wi-Fi Direct and NFC enable you to connect to compatible devices for wireless content sharing. GPS with GLONASS is also on-board for using Google Location and Maps services. The ZenFone 2's 3000mAh battery can deliver hours of enjoyment on a full charge.
Rear Camera: f/2.0 13 MP, autofocus, blue glass filter, dual LED flash, PixelMaster
Front Camera: f/2.0 5 MP, fix focus, wide view, PixelMaster
Video Recording: 1080p HD video recording with video stabilization and one-touch still-capture facility
Low Light Mode: Increases light sensitivity by up to 400%. It also enhances noise reduction and boosts color contrast by up to 400%, for clear and bright low-light shots with no need for flash.
Super HDR Mode: Expands the dynamic range by four times to give the final picture up to 400% more brightness, along with improved color contrast and detail to ensure the photos you capture in any scene with strong backlighting look natural.
Super Resolution Mode: Captures and combines four 13MP photos to create a single image of with four times the clarity—up to 52MP.
Wide-Angle Selfie Panorama: Captures a panoramic selfie to up to 140°.
Beautification Mode: Balances facial features, softens complexions, and removes blemishes in real time.
GSM / 4G LTE Wireless Connectivity
This phone is designed to work on select GSM networks and is 4G LTE capable. LTE is an advanced cellular network data protocol capable of data speeds so fast that they compete with wired broadband internet providers. With an LTE connection, this phone should have no problem streaming HD video, downloading apps, uploading photos, or anything else that requires a high-speed data connection. The phone is also backwards compatible with 3G and 2G data for instances when you can't get LTE. In addition to cellular wireless, this phone also features Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Note: Not compatible with all cellular networks. Please make sure your provider uses a frequency or band that this phone supports. You can check which bands this phone works with in the Specifications.
Android Lollipop 5.0
The Android operating system features a user-friendly interface, and is designed for intuitive multi-touch navigation. You can customize your home screen with frequently used apps and widgets, as well as create folders and shortcuts to things like system settings and bookmarked webpages. With the Android operating system you will also have access to the Google Play Store, which offers a vast library of apps, games, books, music, movies, and more. With native mass storage support, you can interface your Android device to a computer for file management and content sharing.
The ZenFone 2 was built with the user in mind. Its design incorporates an intuitive control layout, ergonomic arc structure, thin 3.9mm edges, and a 72% screen-to-body ratio. NCVM molding techniques helped achieve the ZenFone 2's metallic look and solid grip, while reducing its overall weight. Despite its slim profile and design, the ZenFone 2 still comes equipped with a full array of access ports and features dual SIM capability.
ASUS BoostMaster Technology is designed to charge you ZenFone 2 at faster than normal speeds—up to 60% in 39 minutes. Coupled with ZenFone 2's large 3000mAh battery, you'll get more power, faster.
ZenUI: ASUS's mobile user interface that delivers more than 1000 additions to the standard Android interface, including ZenMotion, SnapView, Trend Micro Security, and ZenUI Instant Updates
Glove Touch Technology: The ZenFone 2 responds to every touch, swipe, and gesture, even if you're wearing gloves
AudioWizard: Provides better audio experiences depending on different listening modes
Wi-Fi: Dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Near Field Communication (NFC) support
GPS: A-GPS, GLONASS
Bluetooth: Version 4.0, A2DP, EDR
5GB free lifetime ASUS WebStorage