ASUS ZenPhone 5

(Php 6,995 at Lazada, Villman, and KimStore)

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Announced almost a year ago during the CES 2014 in Las Vegas last January 2014, the Asus ZenPhone 5 caught the attention of many with it’s charming, subtle  looks. And as much as it is a beauty on the outside, it is also powerful on the inside–especially for its price range–with a dual core Intel Atom Z2560 processor with Hyper Thread Technology, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of expandable ROM. There’s also an 8 megapixel back and 2 megapixel front cameras. Plus, the Asus ZenPhone 5 comes in 5 different colors (subject to stock availability): Black, White, Red, Gold and Purple.

Asus ZenPhone 5 Official Specs:

  • Android 4.3 Jellybean, upgradable to 4.4.2 Kitkat
  • 1.6 GHz Dual Core Intel Atom Z2560 processor with Hyper Thread Technology
  • PowerVR SGX544MP2 GPU
  • 5 Inch ( 720 x 1280 pixels ) IPS LCD display at 254 ppi
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 16 GB of ROM
  • microSD card support to up to 64 GB
  • 8 megapixel back camera with Sony BSI Sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 5-element lens, auto focus with LED flash, 1080p @30fps video recording
  • 2 megapixel front camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, 3G/HSPA, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Dual Micro SIM, Dual Stand-by
  • Non-removable Li-Po 2110 mAh battery
  • 148.2 x 72.8 x 5.5-10.3, 145 grams