Asus Zenfone 5 16GB  Lenovo A7000 
Asus Zenfone 5 16GB Lenovo A7000
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Excellence Score
14.4
15.2
Value for Money Score
32.2
47.0
Price Rs. 10,885 onwards Rs. 8,999 onwards
Launch Date (India) Jul, 2014 Apr, 2015
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 4.3, Upgradeable to 5.0 Lollipop Android 5.0 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 6.0 Marshmallow
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Display Features IPS, Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3) IPS
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.6 GHz 1.5 GHz
Processor Type Dual Core Octa Core
Processor Name Intel Atom Z2560 Mediatek MT6752m
GPU PowerVR SGX544MP2 Mali-T760MP2
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes
VoLTE
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 8.0 MP 8.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features F2.0 Aperture, PixelMaster Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection
Secondary Camera 2.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features F2.4 Aperture N/A
Internal Memory 16 GB 8 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 64 GB up to 32 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 10.34 mm 8 mm
Weight 145 gm 140 gm
Battery Capacity 2110 mAh 2900 mAh
Battery Standby 353 hrs 264 hrs
Battery Standby (3G) N/A 264 hrs
Battery Talktime 18.50 hrs 39.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A 16.00 hrs
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Supports GloveTouch input; WiFi Direct; SonicMaster for audio enhancement; ASUS WebStorage (5 GB) Dolby Atmos; Noise Filtration
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Sleek, minimalist design with a premium touch
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Very good, bright display
  • The modern Asus ZenUI comes with interesting new features that enhance the Android experience
  • Good speed/performance
  • Useful "Do It Later" app
  • Various cloud storage services are easily accessible from the File Manager app
  • Good camera with a nice low light mode
  • Sturdy build quality, and construction
  • Ergonomic design, with a nice, compact feel in hand
  • Good display - decent brightness levels and decent viewing angles
  • Vibe UI over Android interface
  • Excellent, top-notch speed/performance - best in this price range, till date - handles everything including resource-heavy games with no lag at all
  • Good audio quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good call quality
  • Good battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Camera shutter is a little slow
  • Average battery life
  • Display lacks the Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection found in some of it's top competitors in this price range
  • Could have had 16GB internal memory (but we are nitpicking)
  • Average camera
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