After the release of the Zenfone 3, Zenfone 3 Deluxe, and the Zenfone 3 Ultra in May, the Taiwan-based company has released a new device in China – the Zenfone Pegasus 3.
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The device has a metal unibody and a 5.2-inch 720p display with 2.5D glass. It comes preloaded with Android 6.0 Marshmallow with ZenUI 3.0 skin overlaid. It is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz. There are two RAM/storage combinations – the base model with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage, and the higher-specced model with twice the storage and 3GB of RAM.
In terms of camera, the Zenfone Pegasus 3 has a 13MP f/2.2 rear unit and 5MP, f/2.0 front snapper. Measuring 149.5×73.7×8.5mm and weighing in at 158.4g, the handset comes with a hybrid SIM slot and a fingerprint reader on the back. It is backed by a battery capacity of 4100mAh. It supports 4G LTE with VoLTE.
Price and Availability
The base model is priced at CNY 1300 in China ($200), while the 32GB version cost CNY 1500 ($230). When available in Nigeria, the price of the Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 is expected to range from N35,000 – N50,000.
Key specs of Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3
- Dimensions(mm): 149.5×73.7×8.5
- Display: 5.2-inch display
- Resolution: 720×1280 pixels
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Processor: 1.3GHz quad-core processor
- Camera: 13MP (Rear Camera), 5MP (Front Camera)
- RAM: 2GB/3GB
- Internal storage: 16GB/32GB
- Expandable storage: up to 256GB (uses SIM2 slot)
- Battery: 4100mAh battery
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