Smart combination of beauty and power
Display, Design and Configuration
The ASUS Zenfone 2 ZE500CL carries a 5-inch IPS HD multi touch display which impresses with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.0 protection. It looks stylish in different colours like charcoal black, cherry red and pearl white and has a thickness of 10.9mm and a weight of 155g.
It boots ASUS ZenUI based on latest Android v5.0 Lollipop OS and is powered by a 1.6GHz dual-core processor based on Intel Atom Z2560 processor. It is paired with 2GB RAM and PowerVR SGX 544MP2 GPU.
Camera and Storage
The ASUS Zenfone 2 ZE500CL sports an 8MP rear autofocus camera which supports f/2.0 aperture, LED flash, panorama, face detection, geo-tagging and HDR and can shoot 1,080p videos at 30fps. It packs a 2MP front snapper as well. It features 16GB of internal memory which is further expandable up to 64GB.
Battery and Connectivity
The ASUS Zenfone 2 ZE500CL sips juice from a sealed 2,500mAh Li-Po battery and can be connected via 4G LTE Cat3 (specific markets), 3G, Wi-Fi, GLONASS, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS/A-GPS and USB port.
The ASUS Zenfone 2 ZE500CL is a superb combination of style and substance at a modest price. A big screen, although a decent one, backed by solid performance and latest operating system makes it a good deal. Also, there is another version with 4GB Ram which is dubbed as ASUS Zenfone 2