Asus ZenFone Max Plus (M1) vs Asus ZenFone Max (M2)

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Display

Size:

5.7 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution:

2160 x 1080 pixels, 18:9 ratio, 424 PPI
1520 x 720 pixels, 269 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

75.34 %
80.99 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek MT6750T
Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SDM632

Processor:

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Kryo 250, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Mali-T860 MP2
Adreno 506

RAM:

3GB LPDDR3
4GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

32GB
64GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity:

4130 mAh
4000 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

16 MP (PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 35 mm
Aperture size: F1.8; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera:

8 MP (Ultra-wide)
2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Focal Length: 17 mm

Video recording:

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

Features:

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

Front:

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

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.01 x 2.87 x 0.35 inches (152.6 x 73 x 8.8 mm)
6.24 x 3.00 x 0.30 inches (158.41 x 76.28 x 7.7 mm)

Weight:

5.64 oz (160.0 g)
5.64 oz (160.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Metal
Back: Metal

Biometrics:

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

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Gold, Silver
Black, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 28(700 APT)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 40(2300)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
900, 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, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes
Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

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
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

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

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 10, 2018

FCC ID value:

MSQX018D link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.54 W/kg

Body:

1.11 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.29 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.20 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box:

Micro-USB cable, Ejector pin (SIM tray needle), USB power adapter (10W), Documentation (user guide, warranty card), Clear soft bumper

Availability

Officially announced:

Dec 11, 2018
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