Asus ZenFone 4 Max vs Asus ZenFone 4

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Display

Size:

5.5 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 16:9 ratio, 267 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 16:9 ratio, 401 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
Super IPS+ LCD

Screen-to-body:

70.40 %
71.47 %

Peak brightness:

600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 8937
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630

Processor:

Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Adreno 505
Adreno 508

RAM:

4GB LPDDR2
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
64GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), Asus Zen UI
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
3300 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

13 MP (PDAF)
12 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Second camera:

5 MP (Depth information)
8 MP

Specifications:

Focal Length: 12 mm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 MP (Wide Angle, Flash)
8 MP (Wide Angle)

Design

Dimensions:

6.06 x 3.03 x 0.35 inches (153.9 x 77 x 8.9 mm)
6.12 x 2.96 x 0.30 inches (155.4 x 75.2 x 7.5 mm)

Weight:

6.38 oz (181.0 g)
5.82 oz (165.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Metal

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys
Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Gold, Pink
Black, Green, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 26(850+), 28(700 APT)
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)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes
Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
5.0

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:

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

Features:

OTG, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)

Other:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 04, 2017

FCC ID value:

MSQZ01KD link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.18 W/kg

Body:

0.79 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.38 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.19 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 399

Availability

Officially announced:

Aug 17, 2017
Aug 17, 2017
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