Saturday, 12 September 2015

Asus Zenfone Selfie (ZD 551KL) promises to show the best of you

Asusthe Taiwanese multinational computer hardware and electronics company, has successfully marked its presence globally and found its way into Business Week’s “InfoTech 100” and “Asia’s Top 10 IT Companies” rankings. Asus entered into smartphone business few years back with their Zenfone series to “Inspire Innovation”. The series has made a mark in big markets like India, China and other Asian Countries. In this review, we look at Asus Zenfone Selfie (ZD 551 KL) to get some insight about the way Asus may have tried to inspire innovation. 
The first look at the device will amaze you with its Ergonomic Arch design. Asus with no fuss gets easily adjusted in your palm and look good. Its body has a slim profile. While over all it measures 156.6x71.0x10.8 mm, it is just 3.9mm at the edge. With 170g  of total body weight, Asus is a bit heavier device than most though. But, users can feel free to keep this device in bag or pocket without a fear of getting scratches or crack, because it has the protection of the latest Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Zenfone allow its user to flaunt their style and move like stud with shades such as pure white, chic pink and aqua blue.

On display front, Zenfone Selfie is 5.5 inch long. The device is equipped with Full HD IPS display that offers 1920x1080 high-screen resolution. With 403 Pixels Per Inch and Asus TruVivid technology, the device provides excellent picture intensity and color clarity. To enhance the overall visual experience Asus has added new features to its User Interface called ZenUI. The upgraded UI includes Zen Motion, Snap View, Trend Micro Security and ZenUI Instant Updates that ensure security and privacy and enhance usability.

Zenfone Selfie has Android 5.0 lollipop on board including Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 chipset with Octa-Core processor that make the device work fast. It comes in two variants 2GB RAM/16GB Memory and 3GB RAM/32GB memory that can be further expanded up to 128GB through MicroSD card, which is certainly a huge storage capacity. On the whole the device allows you to explore, choose, download and use lag free.
Camera is the USP of this device. It particularly grabs your attention when you note that both primary and secondary cameras are 13MP. It will most certainly bring smile on the face of selfie lovers. To make you “See the perfect you”, Asus compiled back camera with five-prism Largan Lens with 88- degree, wide-angle framing, and dual LED real tone flash. Moreover, for the selfie lovers, it has added HDR and Laser auto-focus to the front camera. Interestingly, along with all those looks, great specs and a powerful front camera, Asus has equipped Zenfone Selfie with an equally powerful battery of 3000 mAh battery.

Considering all the specification, it is clear that Asus Zenfone Selfie (ZD 551 KL) has a way to get attention of smartphone lovers, particularly selfie loving youth. In the last but not the least, the price of the device is equally attractive. In the Indian market, the price tag is around INR 18000, which seems pretty good for the kind of specifications and superior technology that this device comes with.


  1. I am impressed by the design. Ergonomic arch design feel so good in hand. I have Asus and I mam super happy with the technology.

  2. It is a great smartphone at a decent price. Love this phone. Going to order the white colour.

  3. It is a great smartphone at a decent price. Love this phone. Going to order the white colour.

  4. Doesn't seem to offer anything new in terms of design but the configurations are something to look out for.