Asus ZenFone Max Plus (M1) vs Asus ZenFone 5Q

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Display

Display size

5.7 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2160 pixels
1080 x 2160 pixels

Pixel density

424 ppi
402 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

75.34 %
75.95 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera

16 megapixels
16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 35 mm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 26 mm

Second camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
Ultra-wide

Specifications

Focal Length: 17 mm
Focal Length: 13 mm

Video recording

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

Features

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

16 megapixels
20 megapixels

Features

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

Design

Dimensions

6.01 x 2.87 x 0.35 inches (152.6 x 73 x 8.8 mm)
6.32 x 3.00 x 0.31 inches (160.62 x 76.16 x 7.8 mm)

Weight

5.64 oz (160 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.94 oz (168 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Glass

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Gold, Silver
Black, Red, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm 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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

MediaTek MT6750T
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630

Processor

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-T860 MP2
Adreno 508

RAM

3 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), ASUS Zen UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 28
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28

UMTS

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

Data

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

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity

4130 mAh
3300 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes
 

Talk time (3G)

26.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
30.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (4G)

26.0 days (624 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)
24.0 days (576 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Internet use

Wi-Fi: 21 hours
 

Music playback

 
96.00 hours

Video playback

13.00 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Nov 10, 2018
Sep 19, 2018

FCC ID value: MSQX018D link
FCC ID value: MSQX017DA link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.54 W/kg
0.52 W/kg

Body

1.11 W/kg
0.91 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.29 W/kg
1.45 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.20 W/kg
1.06 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 300
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