ASUS took us by surprise with the unveiling of what could have been the best value smartphone for 2018 in Zenfone Max Pro M2. In an exclusive event held in Makati, they officially announced the pricing of their 6GB, Snapdragon 660 Zenfone Max Pro M2 variant for just Php14,995!
“We at ASUS are committed to provide productsthat embody the best of our technological innovations. The ZenFone Max Pro M2refines the features that ZenFans loved with the flagship ZenFone lines,particularly features that are found on the ZenFone 5 Series, and merged thiswith the renowned heritage of the ZenFone Max line. The result is a combinationof premium look, revolutionary AI cameras, a powerful processor, and a bigbattery capacity—definitely one of the best products we have offered at thisprice point to date,” shared Lenny Lin,ASUS Philippines Country Product Manager for Smartphones.
The ZenFone Max Pro M2 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform, incorporating the Qualcomm AI Engine for a smooth, responsive and power-efficient performance. With up to 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM, it is 11% faster than the previous generation, while the graphics performance is improved by a massive 33% for more realistic visuals and faster 3D rendering, making it deliver effortless power for the ultimate mobile gaming and multi-tasking experiences.
A big battery capacity is the signature key-feature of the ZenFone Max series, and despite its sleeker design, the ZenFone Max Pro M2 still contains a long-lasting 5000mAh battery life – making it the world’s lightest 5,000 mAh smartphone – which you can enjoy for up to two-days of non-stop use in a single charge.
The ZenFone Max Pro M2 is the first in its classto use the latest and most premium CorningGorilla Glass 6, designed to survive 15 consecutive one-meter drops ontorough surfaces. Now, you can worry less about dropping your phone for a numberof times.
The intelligent dual-camera system in the ZenFone Max Pro M2 is the most advanced that can ever be seen in the Max Series line-up. It features 13 scenes for its AI Scene Detection – a same feature found in the flagship ZenFone 5 series – which allows users to concentrate on the subject and perfect results every time.
Its dual-camera system uses a Sony IMX486 main sensor, allowing it totake any subject in its stride, and capture more-realistic photos at any timeof the day or night. The Phase-DetectionAutofocus (PDAF) and ElectronicImage Stabilization (EIS) get rid of camera shake for blur-free handheldshots, with accurate focusing on any subject in an instant.
The ZenFoneMax Pro M2 6GB RAM/64 GB ROM will be available nationwide starting December15, 2018 in all ASUS and ZenFone Stores and Kiosks nationwide,with only the price of PHP 14,995. Its other variant, the ZenFone Max Pro M2 4GB RAM/64GB ROM,which will also be sold on Shopee andLazada, will hit the market at PHP12,995, and will be available for pre-order starting December 11.