Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG, which is a popular device from Asus, gets a price drop of Rs. 1,000. The device which was priced Rs, 9,999 earlier is now available for Rs. 8,999. This is discount of flat 10% from the original price. The device was in such high demand when it launched that the stocks went off quite frequently. The latest is the best ever price for the phone, and probably the lowest for any android phone with 2 GB of RAM.
Zenfone 5 A501CG is now available from flipkart for Rs. 8,999.
Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG features a 5 inch HD display that offers 1280 x 720p resolution. the display offers 16M colors and ~294 ppi pixel density. In addition, the Corning Gorilla Glass offers additional protection against scratches and accidental drops.
It is powered by a 1.6 GHz dual core Intel Atom Z2560 Processor with Intel Hyper Threading Technology. The phone runs Android jelly bean OS out-of-the-box which is upgradeable to Android Kitkat OS. There is 2 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage memory expandable up to 64 GB using a microSD card.
The rear camera comes with 8 MP sensor and LED flash. The front camera comes with a 2 MP sensor. The 2110 mAh battery offers up to 18 hours of talk time on 3G and up to 353 hours stand-by on 3G. The overall dimensions ranges 72.8×148.2×10.34 mm and weighs 145g.
Asus is bringing a new line up of budget device at the upcoming CES 2015 event. The price drop may indicate that the earlier versions may soon be replaced by the versions that are soon to be launched. At this price range the Zenfone 5 will be in direct competition with Motorola Moto G 1st Generation.
Specifications of Zenfone 5 A501CG
- 5 inch IPS capacitive display, 1280 x 720 p resolution
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3, 16 M colors, ~294 ppi pixel density
- 1.6 GHz dual core Intel Atom Z2560 Chipset
- 2 GB of RAM
- 8 GB internal storage
- microSD card up to 64 GB
- 8 MP rear camera with pixel master technology, LED flash, auto focus
- Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS upgradeable to Kitkat
- 2 MP front camera
- 2110 mAh battery, 18 hours talk time on 3G
- 72.8×148.2×10.34 mm dimensions