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

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

Flash

Dual LED
LED

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 oz (172 g)
5.94 oz (168 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Glass

Biometrics

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

Colors

Black, Gold, Silver
Black, Red, White

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

up to 256 GB
up to 2000 GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

4130 mAh
3300 mAh

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 26 days (627 h)
24.0 days (576 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)

Internet use

 
 

Wi-Fi

21 hours
 

Music playback

 
96.00 hours

Video playback

13.00 hours
 

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

GSM

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

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

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

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Nov 10, 2018
Sep 19, 2018

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

FCC 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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