Asus Zenfone C ZC451CG

price Rs. 5,588 onwards launch Feb, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#466
of 517 phones in Rs. 5,000 - 10,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 2 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Good build quality
  • Simple, understated design
  • The back is curved nicely and has a matte texture that makes it very easy to grip
  • Comfortable one-handed operation
  • ZenUI Android skin is one of the better takes on Android customization, with useful features all around
  • Decent speed/performance
  • Very good loudspeaker
  • Good call quality

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • A bit heavy at about 150g
  • Average, low resolution display
  • Lot of bloatware comes pre-installed
  • Average camera performance
  • Low resolution (VGA) front camera
  • Average battery life
  • Tends to heat up when put under stress

2 expert review(s)


3,177+ user reviews

video review

source: @geekyranjit
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.5 inches
Screen Resolution480x854 pixels (~ 218 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Twisted Nematic Panel
Sensors
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Light Sensor
  • G-Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.2 GHz, Dual Core, Intel Atom CloverTrail Z2520
GPUPowerVR SGX544MP2
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2100 mAh
Dimensions
Weight150 gm
Thickness10.9 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
Other Camera Features
  • PixelMaster Technology
Secondary Camera0.3 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
More
  • SonicMaster for audio enhancement
  • WiFi Direct
  • ASUS WebStorage (5 GB)
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
3.13/5
(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