MANILA, PHILIPPINESASUS finally brings their new battery king to the country with the launch of their ZenFone Max Pro M1 smartphone.

Aside from the fact that it has a huge 5000mAh battery pack inside, the Philippine variant of the ZenFone Max Pro M1 sports a Qualcomm SD636 processor, 3GB of RAM, and just 32GB of internal, expandable storage and a 6-inch, Full HD+ 18:9 IPS LCD panel, all managed by pure Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box.

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Specifications and Features


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Model:ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 Specs
Display:6-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD display; 18:9 aspect ratio (1080 x 2160 resolution), ~402 ppi, 77% screen to body ratio
CPU/SoC:Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Octa-core @ 1.8GHz
GPU:Adreno 509
RAM:3GB / 4GB / 6GB
ROM/Storage:32GB / 64GB (expandable via microSD, dedicated slot)
Rear Cameras:3GB/4GB: 13-megapixel main and 5-megapixel secondary with PDAF, LED flash
6GB: 16-megapixel main and 5-megapixel secondary with PDAF, LED flash
Front Camera:3GB/4GB: 8-megapixel LED flash
6GB: 16-megapixel with LED flash
Battery:5000mAh non-removable battery with 10W fast charging support
Connectivity:Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2
microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go (OTG)
3.5mm headphone jack
Network Bands:4G/LTE, 3G (HSDPA), 2G (GSM)
SIM Slot:Dual SIM
Sensors:Fingerprint sensor (rear), GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, ambient light sensor
OS/Software:Android Oreo 8.1
Dimensions & Weight:Size: 159 x 76 x 8.5 mm (6.26 x 2.99 x 0.33 in)
Weight: 180 g (6.35 oz)
Colors:Black, Gray
Protection / IP Rating:IP Rating: N/A
Other Features:NXP Smart Amplifier

Pricing and Availability

The ZenFone Max Pro M1 is available in Black and Gray colors and will be available exclusively on Lazada for PhP9,995 (3GB/32GB variant). Pre-orders will start tomorrow until the 25th of June, 2018.

Unfortunately, we didn’t get a word whether they’ll offer the 4GB/64GB and 6GB variants of the said smartphone here. Stay tuned for updates!