Asus has silently launched Zenfone 2 laser (ZE601KL) in India at a price tag of Rs. 17,999 and it will go on sale via leading e-commerce portals Snapdeal, Flipkart, Amazon etc. Asus launched range of Smartphones during Zen festival which include Laser 5.5 (ZE550KL) and (1B122IN) went on sale in September and October respectively. The ZE601KL is said to be the bigger and better version of earlier models. The device is available in three colors- Glacier Gray, Glamour Red and Sheer Gold.
Asus Zenfone 2 Laser (ZE601KL) flaunts a big 6 inch IPS display with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution, Corning Gorilla glass 4 protection and 72% screen to body ratio. Powering the beast is a 64 bit Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 (MSM8939) processor with Adreno 405 GPU and 3GB of RAM.
It includes 32GB of in-built storage which is further expandable to 128GB via Micro SD card. Additionally, you also get Google drive of 100GB for free and ASUS 5GB Web Storage. Like its predecessors, it also features with same 13 megapixel auto focus rear camera, f/2.0 aperture and real tone flash. For low light pictures, it gets ASUS Pixel Master and Pixel Enhancing technology which enables you to click up to 400% brighter photos. At front, it comes with 5MP unit with 85 degree wide angle lens and f/2.0 aperture.
It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop based Zen UI with several software enhancements like Zen link, quick access, kids mode, Snap view, One hand mode, trend security themes, Asus splendid, Zen motion, Trend Micro security, Asus Sync, quick memo, themes and many more.
In terms of connectivity, the Dual Sim Smartphone sports 4G LTE, bluetooth 4.0, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS and Micro USB and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 3G HSPA+. It is backed by a 3000mah removable battery and supports accelerometer, proximity light, e-compass, ambient light and gyroscope sensors.