Well here’s another battery behemoth for you energy hungry users out there, this time announced by Asus. Meet the new Asus Zenfone 4 Max, an impressive smartphone that packs a massive 5000 mAh battery and a new PowerMaster power saving mode that offers unprecedented standby times!
The Zenfone 4 Max is available in two variants: one with Snapdragon 430 (octa-core) SoC and another with Snapdragon 425 (quad-core) SoC, both of which offer up to 4GB of RAM and 16/32/64GB storage (plus a microSD on a rare non-hybrid dual-SIM slot).
The device takes a bit long to charge (4 hours according to the company), however they insist that just 15 minutes of charging are enough for 3 hours of talk time or up to 7 hours of video. It packs a 5.5” 1080p screen (IPS) displaying Android 7.0 with ZenUI.
The new Zenfone 4 Max comes with a 13MP dual camera on the back with a 120° field of view, along with an 8MP camera on the front, which can stitch 140° selfie panoramas. It is expected to launch in Russia in the coming days, priced at RUB 13,900 ($235/€205) for the S425 quad-core model with 2GB of RAM and 16GB storage.