Asus ZenFone Max (M1) offers generous battery and dual camera for just $1695
Are you looking for a new smartphone that doesn't cost more than $200 unlocked? Asus may have just what you need in the ZenFone Max (M1), an Android 8 Oreo handset that's coming soon to the US.
Sporting a 5.5-inch display with 720 x 1440 pixels and a modern 18:9 aspect ratio, the Asus ZenFone Max (M1) packs a large 4,000 mAh battery that can provide up to 16 hours of video playback, up to 23 hours of Wi-Fi web browsing, up to 36 hours of talk time, or up to 41 days of standby time. With normal usage, the phone likely lasts about two days on a single charge (speaking of that, fast charging is supported).
On the back, the new Asus phone has a fingerprint scanner and a dual camera (13 MP + wide-angle 8 MP), while the front hosts an 8 MP selfie camera. Other features include face unlock, dual SIM support, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 GB of expandable storage space.
The ZenFone Max (M1) is priced at $169 and can be pre-ordered via B&H (see the first source link below) in three color variants: black, rose gold, and red. While the smartphone does not have a proper release date, it will start shipping "soon."
ZenFone Max Plus (M1). Mind, you both handsets are fully compatible only with GSM/LTE carriers like T-Mobile and AT&T.This is the second ZenFone Max model that Asus is releasing in the US in 2018, after the larger and slightly more expensive