“The ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M2 is expected to come with stock-Android Oreo running out of the box”
The long-awaited ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M2 smartphone is all set to launch in India today. The handset has already been introduced in Russia, and it’s likely to come with the same set of specifications here in the subcontinent. As a successor to the ZenFone Max Pro M1 (review), the phone comes with a slightly bigger display, better chipset, and improved selfie camera. The battery – 5,000mAh cell – is same as its predecessor though. Apart from the ZenFone Max Pro M2, ASUS will also launch its ZenFone Max M2 smartphone at the same event.
How to watch ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M2 launch event live stream
ASUS is scheduled to hold an event at 12:30pm today to unveil the all-new ZenFone Max Pro M2 and ZenFone Max M2 in the country. For its fans, the company will also be streaming the launch event live on its social networking channels, such as Facebook and Twitter. We have also embedded YouTube link below for you to watch the event live.
ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M2 and Max M2 specifications
To recall, the ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M2 sports a 6.3-inch tall IPS display with full-HD+ resolution and a notch on top. At its heart lies Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE chipset accompanied by 4GB of RAM and 64GB built-in storage. In optics, it carries a combination of 12-megapixel + 5-megapixel sensors on the rear and a 13-megapixel shooter up front. Other features include a 5,000mAh battery, a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, and connectivity options like Wi-Fi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, 3.5mm audio jack, and dual SIM support.
Coming to the ASUS ZenFone Max M2, it’s mere a souped down version of the ZenFone Max Pro M2. The handset flaunts a 6.3-inch HD+ (720 x 1,520 pixel) screen with 19:9 aspect ratio and octa-core Snapdragon 632 SoC. The phonemaker ships the device with 3GB RAM + 32GB storage configuration with microSD card support. For photography, the device employs 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel sensors at the back and an 8-megapixel sensor on the front for selfies and video calling. A 4,000mAh battery fuels the handset, and for security, it sports a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The price and availability details of both ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M2 and ZenFone Max M2 will, of course, be revealed at the event.