Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe was launched today at an event held in Taiwan. The latest smartphone is a part of Zenovolution, launched at Computex 2016. It is a part of the trio of the new Zenfone 3 series and is the more higher-end version of the three. It comes with a 5.7 inch full HD display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor. It also comes with a whopping 6 GB RAM.

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Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Pros

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • 6 GB RAM
  • 23 MP main camera, f/2.0 aperture, laser/phase detection autofocus, OIS, dual LED flash
  • 8 MP f/2.0 front camera
  • USB 3.0 Type C reversible connector
  • Quick Charge 3.0
  • Fingerprint sensor

Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Cons

  • 5.7 inch full HD display
  • 3000 mAh battery

Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Specifications

Key SpecsAsus Zenfone 3 Deluxe
Display5.7 inch Super AMOLED
Screen ResolutionFull HD (1080 x 1920)
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Processor Dual-core 2.15 GHz
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 820
Memory4 / 6 GB RAM
Inbuilt Storage 64 / 128 / 256 GB
Storage UpgradeYes
Primary Camera23 MP with dual-LED flash, laser/PDAF and OIS
Video recording2160p@30fps
Secondary Camera8 MP
Battery 3000 mAh
Fingerprint SensorYes
4G readyYes
SIM card typeDual-SIM
Weight170 gms
Price $499

Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Photo Gallery

Question- How is the Design and Build Quality?

Answer- Asus may not be known for well designed phones, but the Zenfone 3 Deluxe looks and feels great in the hands. The shell is fully metal and there are no visible antenna lines to distract you from the overall design. The only downside could be the capacitive navigation buttons and the chin below the display.

Question- Does the Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Have Dual SIM Slots?

Answer- Yes, it has dual SIM slots, one supports Micro-SIM and one supports Nano-SIM.

Question- Are the navigation buttons backlit?

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Answer- Yes, navigation keys are backlit.

Question- Does the Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Have microSD Expansion option?

Answer- Yes, it does offer microSD expansion.

Question- Does the Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe Have Display Glass Protection?

Answer- Yes, the Zenfone 3 Deluxe comes with Gorilla Glass 4 protection.

Question- How is the Display of the Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

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Answer- The Zenfone 3 Deluxe comes with a 5.7 inch Full HD Super Amoled display. It has a pixel density of 386 ppi.

Question- Does the Zenfone 3 Deluxe Support Adaptive Brightness?

Answer- Yes, it supports adaptive brightness.

Question- Which OS Version, Type Runs on the phone?

Answer- It comes with the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with Asus ZenUI 3.0 on top.

Question- Does it come with a Fingerprint sensor? How good or bad is it?

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Answer- Yes, it comes with a fingerprint sensor. In our initial testing, we found it be fast and accurate.

Question- Is Fast Charging Supported in Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

Answer- Yes, the Zenfone 3 Deluxe comes with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.

Question- Can you move apps to SD card on the Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

Answer- We will confirm this in our detailed review and update the FAQ.

Question- Does it have LED notification light?

Answer- Yes, the device has a LED notification light.

Question- Does it support USB OTG?

Answer- Yes, it supports USB OTG.

Question- Which network bands or Operating Frequency does the Zenfone 3 Deluxe support?

Answer- GSM: 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz, WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 2100, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 40(2300)

Question- Does the Zenfone 3 Deluxe offer theme options to choose from?

Answer- Yes, the Zenfone 3 Deluxe offers theme options.

Question- How is the Call quality?

Answer- The call quality is good, the voice was clear and the network reception was also great.

Question- Can we Play 4K Videos on the Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

Answer- The videos will be played in Full HD resolution (1080 x 1920 pixels).

Question- Does it support single handed UI?

Answer- No, it doesn’t have an option to switch to one handed user interface.

Question- What Color Variants are Available for the Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

Answer– Glacier Silver, Titanium Gray, Shimmer Gold variants are available for purchase.

Question- Can we set the display colour temperature on Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

Answer- Yes, you can change display temperature on the device.

Question- Is there any in-built power saver in the Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

Answer- Yes, it has a power saving mode to improve the battery efficiency.

Question- What is the Weight of Zenfone 3 Deluxe?

Answer- It weighs 170 grams.

Question- Does it support VoLTE?

Answer- We will confirm this in our detailed review and update the FAQ.

Question- Does It Support Tap Wake up Commands?

Answer- We will confirm this in our detailed review and update the FAQ.

Question- Does It Support Voice Wake up Commands?

Answer- We will confirm this in our detailed review and update the FAQ.

Question- Does the Zenfone 3 Deluxe Have Heating Issues?

Answer- We did not experience any heating issues in our time with the phone.

Question- Can the Zenfone 3 Deluxe be connected to a Bluetooth Headset?

Answer- Yes, it can be connected to a Bluetooth headset.

Question- Mobile Hotspot Internet Sharing Supported?

Answer- Yes, you can create hotspot to share internet from this device.


Asus needs some important upgrades to its Zenfone series and today’s launches could be exactly what they need. The Zenfone 3 Deluxe comes with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC, fingerprint sensor, Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and features a whopping 6 GB of RAM. The camera also looks really good, featuring a 23 MP Sony sensor and OIS. On paper, it looks like a really solid phone. We cannot wait to test the Zenfone 3 Deluxe thoroughly and post our review.

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