Asus took CES as to showcase their new smartphone series. The Taiwan based company unveiled two new models Zenfone AR and the Zenfone 3 Zoom at the event, specially designed for the photography lovers. The company renamed the Zenfone series and now it is called ASUS Zenfone Pegasus 3S.
ASUS Zenfone Pegasus 3S the upgraded version of Zenfone Pegasus 3 which was released last year comes with enhanced features and design. The phone is having ultimate characteristics, fused antenna band design found on the iPhone 7 and Vivo X9 with the solid metal body. Along with that the new Zenfone 3S will have the front fingerprint sensor, which will be associated with the physical HOME BUTTON.
The interesting part of this smartphone is that fingerprint sensor can store the 5 different types of sample along with the fingerprint payment feature. The display is capable to tolerate the external fragment like water, sweat.
The new Asus Zenfone Pegasus will have the 5.2-inch IPS HD display with the 2.5D tempered glasses. The device supports octa-core 64-bit processor, and integrated with the Snapdragon 652 chip. On the memory part, Pegasus 3S powered by a 3GB RAM with 32GB and 64GB internal storage options which is expandable up to 2TB via microSD.
The new Pegasus 3S has ultimate battery backup which is different and better than previous model. The upcoming device to will pack with 5,000mAh battery along with 5v/2A flash charge as well as new power saving mode.
The phone is having 13MP rear-facing camera and 8MP front camera with f2.0 aperture and phase detection auto focus. The new Pegasus 3S supports dual SIM, fully integrated with Wi-Fi, 3G, VoLTE and 4G+ high speed network. The company announced that Zenfone Pegasus 3S will run on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.
It is expected that the smartphone to the hit the retail store by the end of this month priced at 1,999 yuan ($288) for the 64GB memory version.