Asus Zenfone 5: Setting a new standard for the mid-range market
Asus raised the bar for mid-range smartphones with the Asus Zenfone 5. While it is branded as a mid-range device, it is packed with a few premium specs, making it stand out from the competition. Here is a rundown of the Asus Zenfone 5 specs and features.
The Zenfone 5 is one of the few mid-range phones that are equipped with an Intel Atom processor. The chipset, namely the Intel Atom Z2580, runs 4 cores clocked at 2.0 GHz. This is fast enough to run power-intensive apps, and with its PowerVR chip, the Zenfone 5 offers a decent gaming experience that you won't find in similar handsets. The Zenfone 5 also comes with a 2GB RAM which allows the device to run graphics-intensive games with ease. With a decent amount of RAM, powerful GPU, and an impressive chip, gaming and multi-tasking on the Zenfone 5 will surely be a breeze.
Takes great low-light photos
One of the most notable features of the Zenfone 5 is its 8MP camera that can capture good quality images even in low light. It is also equipped with a 2-MP front camera with a face detection that works pretty well when taking selfies.