If you're looking at laying your hands on the Zenfone 3 Max, you must read our review of the phone and camera samples here. Zenfone 3 Max performance was also tested by us through various tests and we have all the details you are looking for.
Zenfone 3 Max comes loaded with Snapdragon 403 SoC clocked at 1.64 GHz. It has an octa -core processor that is pretty fast for day-to-day activities but was found sluggish during multitasking and gaming. Let's take a dig:
Zenfone 3 Max Performance
AnTuTu results are above average although not justified for the price. Let's take a look at the results and comparison of the rankings.
When compared to other phones, here's where Zenfone 3 Max's performance stands:
GeekBench showed some decent results on the Zenfone 3 Max. Here are the single-core and multi-core results:
The comparison of results showed moderate performance with Zenfone 3 Max falling below Redmi Note 3. Here are the single core comparison and multi core comparison.
The compute came up with above-average results.
Vellamo and 3D Mark
On Vellamo however, the test results were found average. The phone scored 2160 for browser(chrome), 1213 for metal and 1741 for multi-core. Here are the comparisons:
On 3D Mark (Slingshot), the phone score a 575.
On the whole, Asus has given a generous 3 GB RAM that you can play with. The high-intensive gaming did have a lag on the phone but for daily activities, it is more than comfortable. At the end of the day, it depends on what your prerogative is.