Asus unveils family of phones with the ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4 Selfie, and more

At an event held in Taiwan, Asus announced an array of handsets centered around the ZenFone 4. In total, the firm launched four handsets with the ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro and ZenFone 4 Selfie - boasting that this was the "first family of smartphones to all feature dual rear or dual front cameras, enabling users to capture the best photos in any scenario, at any distance, and in any lighting conditions.".

The ZenFone 4 Pro is the top of the line model for this year, featuring top-end specifications like:

  • 5.5-inch AMOLED display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • 6GB RAM
  • 128GB internal storage
  • 12MP Sony IMX362 sensor and 16MP Sony IMX351 rear camera
  • 8MP front-facing Sony IMX319 image sensor

  • Dual speakers

  • USB Type-C

  • 3,600mAh battery

  • Android 7.1

The firm seems incredibly proud of its top-tier model explaining that it will capture bright and clearer photos in low light, an area that most smartphones tend to struggle. Along with the impressive sensors, the handset will be able to utilize a 2x optical zoom and will have the ability to ramp up to 10x zoom.

ZenFone 4

The ZenFone 4 is a little bit of a different model and although it offers a dual camera setup, it is more focused on those that want to capture landscapes using its 120-degree wide-angle lens.

As far as specifications go, the ZenFone 4 offers:

  • 5.5" Super IPS+ display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 or 660 processor
  • 4GB / 6GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage with microSD expansion
  • 12MP Sony IMX362 image sensor and 8MP 120-degree wide-angle rear camera

  • 8MP front-facing camera

  • Dual speakers

  • USB Type-C

  • 3,300mAh battery

  • Android 7 Nougat

The ZenFone 4 Selfie is a handset, that as you might have guessed, is focused on giving the user the best possible selfie experience. As such, it has a dual front-facing camera and can even shoot wide-angle to capture a group of friends. There is also a SelfieMaster app that will let users apply real-time beauty effects to images, videos and live streams.

The ZenFone 4 Selfie offers:

  • 5.5-inch IPS display

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage with microSD card support
  • 16MP rear camera
  • 20MP front-facing camera with 120-degree wide angle camera
  • 5-magnet speaker
  • microUSB
  • 3,000mAh battery
  • Android 7 Nougat

Last but certainly not least is the ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, a handset that is touted as having a front-facing camera that is twice as sensitive in low-light environments due to its "light-capturing photo diodes", and can also shoot 4K videos using the front-facing camera.

The ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro offers:

  • 5.5-inch 1080p AMOLED display

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal memory with microSD expansion
  • 24MP DuoPixel camera with 120-degree wide-angle camera
  • 16MP rear camera

  • microUSB
  • 3,000mAh battery
  • Android 7 Nougat

While there is a lot of information here, you can find even more on the firm's press website in the source link or you can head to the ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4 Selfie and the ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro product pages. Furthermore, you can also check out a side-by-side comparison to get a good idea of each model.

Source: Asus

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