Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Launched; Priced in India at Rs 10,999
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 (Photo Credit: Twitter)

Asus India today has officially launched yet another contender in the mid-range smartphone segment - Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 in India today. Priced at Rs. 10,999, the new smartphone is Asus's first smartphone for the year 2018 which is a battery centric device that comes packed with a 5000 mAh battery life with fast charging capabilities. As a reminder, specs, images and other details of the smartphone were also leaked online ahead of its official launch. The Taiwan based company also announced that 6GB+64GB variant will also be launched soon which will be priced at Rs 14,999. The newly launched smartphone will go on sale exclusively via Flipkart on 3rd May, 2018. Read Also: Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Launching Today in India; Watch LIVE Streaming & Online Telecast of Zenfone Max Pro M1 Launch Here

As far as the specs are concerned, the new ZenFone Max Pro M1 smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 octa-core SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage capacity. The company claims that the new  54 percent faster than Redmi Note 5 smartphone. Other highlights of the smartphone are 5.99-inch full HD+ display panel with 18:9 aspect ratio, 180 gms of weight, Pure Android Oreo 8.1 OS experience, Five-magnet speaker, NXP smart amplifier, triple slot tray, fingerprint sensor, 2TB expandable storage and much more. For sharing music friends and loud music, the new Zenfone Max Pro will also get Max Box absolutely free which amplifies the music by 2 times. Moreover, Asus Zenfone Max Pro will also get Android P as well as Android Q updates. See More: Asus Zenfone 5 Vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro: Price, Features, Specifications & Camera - Comparison

For photography, the newly launched Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 smartphone comes with dual rear camera setup with low light photography. It comes fitted with 13MP rear plus 5MP depth sensing secondary camera with fast Autofocus along with soft light LED flash. For selfie lovers, the company has provided an 8MP selfie camera with dedicated LED flash. The new Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 smartphone comes in two variants - 3GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB along with 2 colours - Deepsea Black and Gray. Asus's latest smartphone will be pitted against Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, Vivo V9 Youth and Honor 9 Lite. See Also: Asus Zenfone 5 Price Leaked Ahead of Launch; Expected Price in India, Features, Specifications and Variants

Moreover, the company is also offering consumer centric offers worth up to Rs. 3200. For 199 plan and above, the Vodafone prepaid users will get free 10GB additional data each month for a year. The postpaid users will also get free 10GB additional data every month for 1 year on Vodafone RED 399 plan or above. However, users who are using Vodafone 499 RED plan will get 2 years RED shield security plus 10GB additional data every month for 1 year.

Furthermore, Flipkart is offering complete mobile protection package as a part of its strategic alliance with Asus. The interested buyers can also avail no-cost EMI across all credit cards and Bajaj Finserv card. The company will also offer extra Rs. 1000 off over regular exchange value on selected models.