Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom vs Asus ZenFone 5Q

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Display

Size

5.5 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 2160 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
18:9

Pixel density

404 PPI
402 PPI

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

69.01 %
75.95 %

Colors

 
16 777 216

Peak brightness

500 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Touchscreen

 
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 8953
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 506
Adreno 508

RAM

4GB LPDDR3
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

128GB
64GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), ASUS Zen UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), ASUS Zen UI

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
3300 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
 

Talk time (3G)

48.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1399 min)
30.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1399 min)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
24.0 days (576 hours)
the average is 25 days (590 h)

Internet use

Wi-Fi: 25 hours
 

Music playback

 
96.00 hours

Video playback

6.00 hours
 

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase-detection autofocus
Phase-detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 26 mm

Second camera

12 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Telephoto, Autofocus
Ultra-wide

Specifications

Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.8; Focal Length: 59 mm
Focal Length: 13 mm

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Software Features

Digital image stabilization, Manual focus, Object tracking, RAW image capture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Voice activation, Burst mode, Night mode, Effects, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Effects, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

13 megapixels
20 megapixels

Features

Wide Angle, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Dual-Camera, Wide Angle, Flash, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

6.07 x 3.03 x 0.31 inches (154.3 x 77 x 7.99 mm)
6.32 x 3.00 x 0.31 inches (160.62 x 76.16 x 7.8 mm)

Weight

6.00 oz (170 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (177 g)
5.94 oz (168 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (177 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Glass

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black, Silver, Pink
Black, Red, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 28(700 APT)

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE Cat 5 (300/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2, EDR
4.1

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Human Interface Device (HID), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook

 
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

 
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging

 
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

 
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

 
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Sep 19, 2018

 
FCC ID value: MSQX017DA link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.52 W/kg

Body

 
0.91 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.45 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.06 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP

 
$ 300

Availability

Officially announced

Jan 04, 2017
Feb 27, 2018
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