It appears that the Zenvolution has begun…without ASUS actually doing anything. Seemingly from out of nowhere, the ASUS Zenfone 3 can now be purchased at Widget City. This is before the Zenvolution event to be hosted by ASUS on August 14.
Related: ASUS Zenfone 3 to launch August 14
Based on Widget City’s listings, the 5.2-inch Zenfone 3 is equipped with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. This model is available from Widget City for Php 13,900. For those with more money to spare, its 5.5-inch variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage is also available. Widget City puts the price at Php 17,000. Of course, be sure to hurry at their Taft Avenue store because their stocks will indeed be limited!
Be sure to check out the Widget City website ASAP to avail of the Zenfone 3 before the official launch!
ASUS Zenfone 3 Family Specs
|Model||ASUS Zenfone 3 Deluxe||ASUS Zenfone 3||ASUS Zenfone 3 Ultra|
|Processor||Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820, Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo||Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625,tOcta-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53||Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Others||Fingerprint scanner, reversible USB 3.0 Type-C port, five-magnet speaker and NXP smart amplifier||Fingerprint scanner, integrated X9 LTE modem||Fingerprint scanner, two (2) five-magnet stereo speakers, NXP smart amplifier|
|Color||Glacier Silver, Titanium Gray, Shimmer Gold||Sapphire Black, Moonlight White, Shimmer Gold||Glacier Silver, Titanium Gray, Metallic Pink|
|Storage||Expandable 64GB on-board storage, up to 256GB via MicroSD (uses SIM 2 slot)||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)||Expandable 32GB on-board storage, up to 128 GB via microSD (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|OS||Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)||Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)||Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)|
|Camera||23-megapixel main, f/2.0, laser/phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash, PLUS 8-megapixel front camera, f/2.0, 1080p||16-megapixel main, f/2.0, laser/phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash, PLUS 8-megapixel front camera, f/2.0, 1080p||23-megapixel main, f/2.0, laser/phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash PLUS 8-megapixel front camera, f/2.0, 1080p|
|Display||5.7-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display, 1920 by 1080||5.5-inch Super IPS+ capacitive touchscreen, 1920 by 1080||6.8 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1920 by 1080|
|Memory||4 to 6 GB RAM||4 GB RAM||3 to 4 GB RAM|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM/MicroSIM)||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM/MicroSIM)||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM/MicroSIM)|
|Dimensions||156.4 x 77.4 x 7.5 mm||152.6 x 77.4 x 7.7 mm||186.4 x 93.9 x 6.8 mm|
|Weight||170 g||155 g||233 g|