Asus Zenfone 3 Max FAQ Tips and Tricks Cons

Asus has recently launched its Zenfone 3 Max smartphones in India. It will be available in two variants. The 5.2 inch variant price in India is Rs.12,999 and 5.5 inch variant price is Rs. 17,999. In this post we will have a quick look into Asus Zenfone 3 Max FAQ, Tips and Tricks, Cons.

Asus Zenfone 3 Max

 Asus Zenfone 3 Max FAQ Tips and Tricks Cons

What are the different variants of Asus Zenfone 3 Max available? From when it will be available for buy?

It comes in 2 variants. ZenFone 3 Max ZC520TL and Zenfone 3 Max ZC553KL. ZenFone 3 Max ZC520TL with 5.2 inch screen is already available in the market via online stores as well as via physical store.  The 5.5 inch variants of Zenfone 3 Max with model number ZC553KL will be available from end of November.

Does it has dedicated microSD card slot? What type of sim cards this device accepts?

No. It comes with hybrid sim card slot. It supports one micro SIM card and one nano sim card or one micro SIM card with microSD card.

In how many colours this device available?

Zenfone 3 Max will be available in 3 colours options namely Glacier Silver, Sand Gold, and Titanium Gray.

What are the specifications of Zenfone 3 Max ZC520TL(5.2 inch variant)?

The specification summary of Zenfone 3 Max.

  • 5.2 inch 720p HD display screen.
  • 1.25GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737T SoC with Mali T720 GPU.
  • 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage.
  • 13MP primary camera and 5MP front facing camera.
  • 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v4.0, Micro-USB, and FM radio.
  • Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.
  • 4100mAh battery.
  • Dimensions:149.5×73.7×8.55mm and weight: 148 grams.

How to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3 Max?

I have done a detailed post on how to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3. You can refer link here.

What are the cons of Zenfone 3 Max ZC520TL(5.2 inch variant)?

This is not a review of Zenfone 3 Max ZC520TL (5.2 inch variant). Based on the specifications and feedback from the initial users of this device, here are some of the cons of Zenfone 3 Max ZC520TL.

  • No full HD display screen.
  • No fast charging and USB-C type port.
  • Mediocre processor.
  • Hybrid sim card slot.
  • Lot of bloatware.
  • Price looks bit high for the configuration.
  • Lower battery capacity compared to its predecessor.

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  • manoj Mar 23, 2017, 12:15 pm


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