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Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) with full-view display unveiled: Specifications, features

30 November 2017

Asus, last month announced its first 18:9 display smartphone, the Asus Pegasus 4S.

The Taiwanese manufacturer Asus has unveiled its second smartphone with thin bezels, the ZenFone Max Plus (M1). On the front is the 18:9 display measuring at 5.7-inches in Full HD+ resolution. The smartphone has been listed on its official site in Russian Federation, meaning the launch is nearby. The display comes with a 2.5D curved glass on top. It comes in two different memory configurations: 2GB RAM with 16GB storage and 3GB RAM with 32GB storage.

On the optics front, the Zenfone Max Plus (M1) sports a dual rear camera setup with a primary sensor of 16-megapixel and a secondary sensor of 8-megapixel.

In terms of performance, the Zenfone Max Plus (M1) is powered by a 1.5GHz octa core MediaTek MT6750T processor clubbed with Mali-T860 GPU. There is also a microSD card slot, allowing users to expand the storage capacity. Connectivity options in the Zenfone Max Plus (M1) include 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, and micro USB port.

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The front gets an 8MP selfie shooter with a f/2.0 aperture and 85-degree wide angle lens that helps take group selfies. There's also a fingerprint scanner located at the back of the phone.

As for the optics, the smartphone will feature a dual-camera setup at the back. However, Asus has not revealed any information regarding the pricing and availability of the device. It is powered by a 4,130mAh non-removable battery which supports the company's PowerMaster technology, but there is no fast charging support.

The Zenfone Max Plus (M1) runs ZenUI 4.0 which is based on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system and will be available in Deep Sea Black, Sunlight Gold and Azure Silver colour options.

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Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) with full-view display unveiled: Specifications, features