Regarded as the ‘Biggest Sale Till Date’ by the company, the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1, which competes with the Redmi Note 5 Pro in the affordable smartphone segment, would become available today for the first time in Grey color. The ZenFone Max Pro M1 Grey color variant would be the next color variant to join the Midnight Black option that has been up for grabs since the smartphone earlier this month. Buyers can head to Flipkart from 12 pm IST to purchase the new color option, which is listed on the e-commerce website for both the 3GB and 4GB RAM variants. For those who still don’t know, the ZenFone Max Pro M1 has a 5.99-inch full-HD+ display, Snapdragon 636 SoC, dual rear cameras, and 5000mAh battery.
Talking of the pricing, the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 price in India is ₹10,999 for the option with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage, while its 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage variant would cost around ₹12,999. There’s also a 6GB RAM and 64GB built-in storage variant that the company has confirmed, priced at ₹14,999. However, there is no launch date for the smartphone yet, as it differs from the 3GB and 4GB RAM variants on the camera front, sporting a 16-megapixel + 5-megapixel rear camera setup on the back, and a 16-megapixel shooter for selfies.
Coming back to the launch offers, ZenFone Max Pro M1 buyers on Vodafone would get 10GB complimentary data month for 12 months on recharges of ₹199 and above for prepaid users. Asus also reported that users would also get weekly telco and non-telco offers. For postpaid users on ₹399 Red plan, Vodafone would give 10GB additional data a month for a year, while those on ₹499 Red plan would get free Red Protect access free.
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1- specs and features:
The dual-SIM (Nano) Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 is backed by a pure version of Android 8.1 Oreo and features a 5.99-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS FullView display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, there is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC, coupled with Adreno 509 GPU. The dual rear camera setup on the ZenFone Max Pro M1 also boasts of a 13-megapixel primary Omnivision sensor with a f/2.2 aperture and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. On the front, there is also an 8-megapixel sensor with a f/2.0 aperture, 85.5-degree wide-angle view, five-piece lens.
The ZenFone Max Pro M1 has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an ambient light sensor, accelerometer, proximity sensor, and a rear-facing fingerprint sensor. The smartphone packs a 5000mAh battery, weighing around 180 grams.