Asus ZenFone Zoom packs 3x optical zoom, OIS and more

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This could be a first from an Android smartphone maker! Asus have released the all new Asus Zoom with a 3 X optical zoom at CES. More details below.

Asus are picking up their game and launching some exciting new phones at CES this year. The first that has caught our attention is the all new Asus ZenFone Zoom which offers users an optical Zoom feature to get closer to the action.

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The camera centric features donā€™t end their though as there is also a 12 x digital zoom, dual tone LED flash, 10 element lens, laser auto focus and optical image stabilisation to keep photos shake free. Even the camera app on the Asus Zoom promises some great functions including professional grade manual controls!

As for what is going on under the hood we arenā€™t to sure for now, but for anyone looking for a new camera-centric device the Asus Zenfone Zoom looks like a contender!

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  1. Steve B
    January 5, 2015

    now that’s interesting!

  2. eliHd
    January 5, 2015

    Wtf! Now they put optical zoom on their camera to show how bad their image processor is

  3. Miekki
    January 6, 2015

    Well… Not first. Maybe you forgot about Samsung Galaxy Zoom

    • asa
      January 11, 2015

      S4 Zoom , K Zoom and also old Nikon android phone, these phones battery drain too quick.

  4. January 6, 2015

    This is very interesting. Seems we won’t be needing our DLSR cameras very soon.