ASUS unveiled in China another smartphone Zenfone series. The new Zenfone Pegasus 3, available in two variants, is a cheaper model of the Zenfone 3, but offers interesting features, such as high-capacity battery. The device will be on sale on the Chinese online store of Taiwanese manufacturer.
The Zenfone Pegasus 3 has an aluminum frame and a 5-inch 2.5D screen with HD resolution (1280 × 720 pixels). The hardware includes a quad-core MediaTek MT6737 1.3 GHz, 2 or 3 GB of RAM and 16/32 GB of flash memory, expandable with microSD cards. To the rear camera you have been chosen a 13-megapixel sensor, lens with 5 lenses, aperture f / 2.2 and LED flash, while the front is 5 megapixel camera with f / 2.0 aperture.
Connectivity is provided by WiFi module 802.11b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and LTE. The smartphone integrates a hybrid slot that can accommodate two SIM (Nano + Micro) or a micro SIM and microSD. On the back cover there is also a fingerprint reader. The battery has a capacity of 4,100 mAh, enough for a full day of use. The dimensions are 149.5 × 73.7 × 8.5 mm.
ASUS Zenfone Pegasus 3
The operating system is Android 6.0 with Marshmallow ZenUI 3.0 interface. The Zenfone Pegasus 3 will be available in four colors; gold, rose gold, silver and gray. The prices are 1,299 yuan (2GB / 16GB) and 1,499 yuan (3GB / 32GB). It is not known whether and how much will come also in Europe