Asus Zenfone Selfie (3GB RAM, 16GB)

price Rs. 12,990 onwards launch Aug, 2016
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
average value-for-money
currently ranked
#96
of 151 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 7 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Good build quality
  • Stylish diamond cut back panel
  • Good display - sharp, bright, detailed and has excellent viewing angles, sunlight legibility and color reproduction
  • ZenUI over Android is functional and offers good customization
  • Good speed/performance
  • Good camera
  • Laser auto-focus produces excellent results when shooting up close
  • Good selfie (secondary) camera - pictures are sharp, detailed, vibrant, have accurate color reproduction, and turn out well even in low-light environments
  • Good audio quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good call quality
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Large size makes it a bit uncomfortable for one-handed use

7 expert review(s)


209+ user reviews

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 4)
  • Oleophobic Coating
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall Sensor
Processor/RAM
ProcessorOcta Core, Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad Core Cortex-A53 + Quad Core Cortex-A53)
GPUAdreno 405
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3000 mAh
Dimensions
Weight170 gm
Thickness10.8 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Geo-tagging
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Dual LED (real tone) Flash
  • Laser Auto-Focus
  • ZenMotion
  • Beautification Mode
  • Low Light Mode
Secondary Camera13.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Full HD Video Recording
  • Flash
  • Auto-Focus
  • Panorama Mode
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via MHL
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
Exchangeable CoversYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Diamond Cut Back Panel
  • WiFi Direct
  • USB On-The-Go
  • 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
3.31/5
(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