Asus Zenfone 2 Deluxe ZE551ML (4GB RAM, 128GB)

1 variations 
price Rs. 29,999 onwards launch Aug, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#29
of 46 phones in Rs. 25,000 - 30,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 6 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Beautiful design - the removable back panel has a delightful crystalline pattern with a matte finish
  • Curved rear helps in getting a good grip
  • Decent display
  • Zenfone UI is one of the better Android user interfaces around, with a convenient layout and plenty of customizability and tweaks for comfortable use
  • Zippy, fast performance backed by 4GB of RAM
  • Uses fast-charging technology

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Lot of bloatware comes pre-installed
  • Average camera
  • Average battery life

6 expert review(s)


video review

source: @GadgetsToUse
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.0, Upgradeable to 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Sensors
  • G-Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor2.3 GHz, Quad Core, Intel Atom Z3580
GPUPowerVR G6430
RAM4 GB
Memory
Internal Memory128 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3000 mAh
Dimensions
Weight170 gm
Thickness10.9 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • PixelMaster
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS + QZSS+ SBAS+ BDS
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Fast Charging with Asus Boost Master Technology (60% in 39 min)
  • WiFi Direct
  • 5GB free lifetime ASUS WebStorage
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.29/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys