Asus Zenfone 3s Max FAQ Tips and Tricks Cons

Zenfone Max series smartphones from Asus are well known for its great battery life. Zenfone 3s Max is the latest smartphone from this series. In this post, we will have a quick look into frequently asked question,few basic tips and tricks and Cons of Asus Zenfone 3s Max.

Asus Zenfone 3s Max FAQ Tips and Tricks Cons

Asus Zenfone 3s Max

What size sim cards Zenfone 3s Max accepts? Does it has dedicated microSD card slot?

It comes with hybrid sim card slot. This means that you can either use 2 sim cards or 1 sim card with microSD card. Zenfone 3s Max supports 1 micro SIM card and 1 nano sim card. If you want to use microSD card, then 1 micro SIM and microSD card can be used.

How to insert sim card and microSD card into Zenfone 3s Max?

For inserting 2 sim card follow the steps given below.

  • First you need to turn off the device.
  • Push the eject pin which comes in the box into the hole on the card slot to eject the tray out.
  • Place the nano and micro SIM cards  into the appropriate slot.
  • Push the tray to close it.

For inserting 1 micro SIM card  and microSD card follow the steps given below.

  • As mentioned in the above step, remove the sim card tray.
  • Now place the sim card and microSD card in the appropriate slots.
  • Push the tray to close it.

How to take screenshot on Asus Zenfone 3s Max?

Asus ZenUI provides 3  simple methods to take screenshot. I have made a detailed post. You can refer the post here. How to take screenshot on Zenfone 3.

Is it possible to use Zenfone 3s Max as power bank?

Yes. Zenfone 3s Max supports reverse charging.

What are the specification of Zenfone 3s Max?

The key specifications of the device are as follows.

  • 5.2 inch IPS 720p HD display screen.
  • 1 GHz Octa-core MediaTek MT6750 SoC with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage.
  • 5000 mAh battery with reverse charging support.
  • Android 7.0 with ZenUI 3.
  • 13MP primary camera and 8MP front facing camera.
  •  Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G.

Does Asus Zenfone 3s Max supports Multi-window mode?


How to open and see the components inside Zenfone 3s Max?

Opening the phone may void warranty and may become unusable. Still if you are interested, you can refer to the video on Tear Down of the Incredible ZenFone 3s Max below.

What are the cons of Asus Zenfone 3s Max?

This is not a complete review. Based on the short period of usage and looking at the spec sheet, below are the Zenfone 3s Max cons according to us. However, we will be publishing a detailed review in the coming days.

  • Only 720HD screen.
  • No laser auto focus.
  • Lot of bloatwares.
  • Lack of fast charging support.

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1 comment… add one
  • Atul Mar 6, 2017, 6:05 pm

    I have used Asus Zenfone. It is a good smartphone and reliable too. It is really a good review.

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