Asus Zenfone Selfie (3GB RAM, 32GB)

1 variations 
price Rs. 16,989 onwards | launch Sep, 2015
magic score ?
<50
poor value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#71
of 84 phones in Rs. 15,000 - 20,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 7 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Good build quality
  • Brushed metal finish on the back
  • 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

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Operating System
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 Memory32 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
FM RadioYes
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  • 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!
average brand rating
2.97/5
(Below Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Very Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys