Asus on Tuesday launched the ZenFone Go (ZB450KL) smartphone in India, also known as the ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE. The smartphone has been priced at Rs. 6,999, and will be available from online stores from Tuesday itself, and across leading retail stores in India by the end of the month. It has been made available in a Glamour Red matte colour finish, and Silver Blue, Gold, and Silver ‘metallic hairline’ finish.
The dual-SIM (Micro+Nano) Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE (ZB450KL) runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with the Asus ZenUI 2.0 skin atop. It bears a 4.5-inch FWVGA (480×854 pixels) display with a brightness of 380 nits and a blue-light filter. It is powered by a 64-bit 1GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 SoC coupled with 1GB of LPDDR3 RAM and an Adreno 306 GPU. To recall, the smartphone was globally unveiled back in August.
The ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE (ZB450KL) sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, and ‘PixelMaster’ tech offering zero shutter lag, low-light mode, backlight HDR mode, and beautification modes. The smartphone bears a 2-megapixel front-facing camera with some PixelMaster tech also included alongside.
The smartphone comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). The company is also giving a 100GB Google Drive cloud storage subscription for two years. Connectivity options on board the ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, FM radio, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB.
The Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 LTE sports an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and a proximity sensor. It weighs in at 135 grams, and measures 136.5×66.7×11.2mm.