Asus Zenfone 3 Max Launched In India Starting At Rs. 12,999


Today Asus South Asia and country manager, Peter Chang launched Asus Zenfone 3 Max in India, expanding their Zenfone 3 series launched in 2016. Unlike previous generations of Zenfone Max, Asus Zenfone 3 Max comes in 2 variants, a 5.5 inch Variant ZC553KL priced at Rs. 17,999 and 5.2 inches variant ZC520TL priced at Rs 12,999. The 5.2-inch variant is on sale now in Flipkart and offline stores. The 5.5-inch variant will be sold from November 16.

Both the Asus Zenfone 3 Max variants flaunt similar elegant metallic design with 2.5D rounded edges and come with a large powerful battery of 4100 mAh. Like previous generations of Zenfone Max, this one has got Reverse Charging Capability to charge other devices using OTG cable.zenfone-3-max-zc553kl-1

Asus Zenfone 3 Max Specifications:

Key SpecsAsus Zenfone 3 Max
Display5.2 inch
5.5 inch
Screen ResolutionHD, 1280 x 720
Full HD, 1920 x 1080
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
ProcessorQuad-core 1.25 GHz
Octa-core 1.4 GHz
ChipsetMediatek MT6737M
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
Memory3 GB
Inbuilt Storage32 GB
microSD cardYes, up to 128 GB
Primary Camera13 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED Flash
16MP, f/2.0, autofocus, Dual LED Flash
Video recording1080p@30fps
Secondary Camera5 MP with f/2.0 aperture
8 MP with f/2.2 aperture
Battery4100 mAh
Fingerprint SensorYes
4G readyYes
Weight148 g 
175 g
SIM card typeDual SIM
Price5.2 inch : Rs. 12,999
5.5 inch : Rs. 17,999


The Asus Zenfone 3 Max 5.2 inch (ZC520TL) is powered by 1.25 GHz MediaTek MT6737T SOC and has 13-megapixel rear shot and 5 MP selfie snapper. Along with 32Gb of storage, ZC520TL can support 32GB external SD card.

On the other hand, Asus Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 inch (ZC553KL) is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC with a 16-megapixel rear camera and 8MP selfie camera with 84-degree wide-angle lens. It supports external storage up to 128Gb along with onboard 32Gb internal memory.

Both smartphones will be available in Glacier Silver, Sand Gold, and Titanium Gray color variants.