Asus has today launched its latest mid-range smartphone dubbed as ZenFone Max Pro M1 in India today. The phone comes with some latest features such as Snapdragon 636 SoC, 18:9 display in this price segment. As announced earlier, the phone will be up for sale via Flipkart from May 3 at a starting price of Rs. 10,999.

Asus had already revealed that the phone will be powered by an octa-core processor and the other key specs of the phone are 18:9 FHD+ display, stock Android Oreo, dual rear cameras and a 5,000mAh battery. Here we will answer a few frequently asked questions about Zenfone Max Por M1 and mention the pros, cons and full specs of the device.

Pros

  • 18:9 FHD+ display
  • Dual rear camera
  • 5,000mAh battery

Cons

  • Lacks display protection

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Full Specifications

Key Specifications Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1
Display 5.99-inch IPS LCD
Screen Resolution FHD+ 1080×2160 pixels
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo
Processor Octa-core
Chipset Snapdragon 636
GPU Adreno 509
RAM 3GB/4GB/6GB
Internal Storage 32GB/64GB
Expandable Storage Yes, up to 256 GB
Primary Camera Dual: 13 MP+5MP/ 16MP+5MP, gyro EIS, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Secondary Camera 8MP/16MP, LED flash
Video Recording 2160@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Battery 5,000mAh
4G VoLTE Yes
Sim Card Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Price 3GB/32GB- Rs. 10,999

4GB/64GB- Rs. 12,999

6GB/64GB- Rs. 14,999


Question: How is the display of the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1?

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1

Answer: The Zenfone Max Pro M1 sports a 5.99-inch 2.5D curved glass IPS LCD display. The display comes with an FHD+ screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. Further, it features 18:9 aspect ratio which means it has a full view display with minimum bezels on each side.

Question: Does the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 support dual SIM cards?

Answer: Yes, it supports dual Nano-SIM cards.

Question: Does the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 support 4G VoLTE?

Answer: Yes, the phone supports 4G VoLTE.

Question: How much RAM and internal storage come with the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1?

Answer: The smartphone comes with 3GB, 4GB or 6GB RAM and 32GB or 64GB storage variants.

Question: Can the internal storage in the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 be expanded?

Answer: Yes, the internal storage in Zenfone Max Pro M1 is expandable up to 256GB via a dedicated microSD card slot.

Question: Which Android version runs on the device?

Answer: The Zenfone Max Pro M1 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.

Question: What are the camera features of the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1?

Answer:  Coming to the optics, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 comes with dual rear cameras. The 3GB and 4GB models sport a 13MP primary camera accompanied by a 5MP secondary camera at the rear, while the 6GB model comes with a 16MP+5MP combination. The rear camera also gets PDAF, LED flash for improved focusing and low-light performance and EIS. The rear camera also has features like HDR, panorama and can record 2160p@30fps.

On the front, in the 3GB and 4GB models there is an 8MP camera with features like beautify, and a portrait mode as well for depth effects, while the 6GB model sports a similar 16MP camera. The front camera can record 1080p videos.

Question: What is the battery size on the device?

Answer: The Zenfone Max Pro M1 is powered by a massive 5,000 mAh non-removable battery which is said to offer 2 days backup.

Question: Which mobile processor is used in the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1?

Answer: The Zenfone Max Pro M1 comes in India with octa-core Snapdragon 636 processor with Adreno 512 GPU.

Question: Does the device features a fingerprint sensor?

Answer: Yes, the phone comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Question: Is the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 water resistant?

Answer: No, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 is not water resistant.

Question: Does the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 support NFC connectivity?

Answer: No, it does not support NFC connectivity.

Question: Does the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 support USB OTG?

Answer: Yes, the smartphone offers USB OTG connectivity.

Question: Does the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 support HDR mode?

Answer: Yes, the phone supports HDR mode.

Question: Can 4K videos be played on the device?

Answer: No, you can only play videos up to 2160 x 1080 pixels.

Question: How is the audio experience of Zenfone Max Pro M1?

Answer: As per our initial testing, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 is found loud and clear in terms of audio. It features active noise cancellation with a dedicated microphone.

Question: Does the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 sport a 3.5mm headphone jack?

Answer: Yes, it comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Question: Can the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 be connected to a Bluetooth Headset?

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

Question: Is mobile internet sharing via hotspot supported?

Answer: Yes, you can use the mobile hotspot to share internet.

Question: What sensors are there in the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1?

Answer: Zenfone Max Pro M1 comes with fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, gyroscope, and compass.

Question: What is the price of the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 in India?

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1

Answer: The Zenfone Max Pro M1 has been priced at Rs. 10,999 in India for the 3GB+32GB model while the 4GB+64GB model costs Rs. 12,999. The top model with 6GB RAM and 64GB is priced at Rs. 14,999.

Question: Will the be Zenfone Max Pro M1 be available in offline stores?

Answer: The Zenfone Max Pro M1 will be available to buy exclusively via Flipkart from May 3.

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