ASUS Zenfone Max Plus (M1): the first with a screen of 18: 9


Taiwanese company ASUS introduced the first in its international line smartphone with a screen of 18: 9 – medium-budget Zenfone Max Plus (M1). Previously, a similar device called Pegasus 4S was introduced only in the Chinese market. The diagonal of the display is 5.7 “, the resolution is 2160×1080. Another battery is a battery with a capacity of 4130 mAh.It also features a dual main camera consisting of a 16-Mp module with a f / 2.0 aperture and a phase autofocus and an additional 8-megapixel module with wide-angle optics (the angle of capture of the image is 120 degrees) .The front camera is single, its resolution is 8 megapixels.

Other technical specifications of ASUS Zenfone Max Plus (M1) include an eight-core processor (apparently MediaTek MT6750), a video accelerator Mali-T860, 2/3 GB of RAM and 16/32 GB of internal memory, two slots for SIM cards of the nano-SIM format , dedicated microSD slot. The software base of the novelty is the operating system Android Nougat with the shell ZenUI 4.0, which now has the function of unlocking the face. Included is a 10-watt charger. Three colors – gold, silver and black. Sales of new items in Africa should begin in mid-December at a price of 16,990 rubles.

Asus Zenfone Max Plus M1 Specifications and Price

Date Announced and Availability

Announced: November 28, 2017
Availability of Asus Zenfone Max Plus M1: December 2017

Wireless Network and Software

2G: EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G: LTE Frequency Bands 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 7(2600) / 8(900) / 20(800) / 28(700) / 34(2000) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
OS: Android 7 Nougat + ZenUI 4.0
SIM Type: Dual Nano-SIM


Dimensions: 152.6 x 72.7 x 8.8 mm
Weight: 160 g
Screen: 5.7 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels (424 ppi), 18:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D Curved Glass, scratch-resistant IPS LCD, FullView Display
Sensors: Fingerprint, Proximity, Accelerometer, Ambient light, Gyroscope.
Build: Metal unibody
Colours: Black Wave, Azure-Silvery, Sunny-Golden


Processor Type: 64-bit Octa-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
Processor Name: MediaTek MT6750T
Graphics Processor: ARM Mali-T860 MP2
Internal Storage: 16 GB / 32 GB
External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)

RAM: 2 GB / 3 GB


Rear: Dual: 16 megapixels @ f/2.0, 35mm + 8 megapixels @ 120°, 16.7mm, LED flash
Video recording: 1080p @ 30fps
Front-facing: Dual: 16 megapixels + 5 megapixels, selfie flash


Music Support: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
Loudspeaker: Mono
Video Support: MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 player
FM Radio: Yes


Bluetooth: v4.0
WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
GPS: Yes
USB: microUSB v2.0


Charging: 5V/2A Regular charging (0% to 100% in 3 hours)
Battery: Non-removable Li-Polymer 4130 mAh
Announced: November 28, 2017
Availability of Asus Zenfone Max Plus M1: December 2017
Smartphone Price: Yet To Be Announced


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