Asus India has revealed in a press statement that the company is planning to launch the new Zenfone 2 smartphone before the end of April. The company has not given a specific launch date at this point or details about which Zenfone 2 models it intends to release in the country, but we expect to hear these details closer to the actual availability.
Asus Zenfone 2 smartphone are already on sale in the company’s home-market Taiwan and is expected to reach more countries in the coming weeks.
Asus had earlier revealed in a teaser that the company will not be following the flash sale mode, which has caught the fancy of many smartphone vendors, instead it will offer the Zenfone 2 as a part of the open sale. The phone is likely to retail via e-retailer Flipkart.com and physical Asus stores.
Asus Zenfone 2-series consists of five smartphones – first with 5.5-inch FHD display, Intel Atom Z3580 processor, 4GB RAM & 64GB of on-board storage, second with 5.5-inch FHD display, Intel Atom Z3580 processor, 4GB RAM & 32GB of on-board storage, third with 5.5-inch FHD display, Intel Atom Z3560 processor, 2GB RAM & 32GB of on-board storage, fourth with 5-inch HD display, Intel Atom Z3560 processor, 2GB RAM & 16GB of on-board storage and fifth with 5-inch 720p HD display, Intel Atom Z2560 processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.
Excellent… Had they announced it a week earlier… I would have held on to my purchase of Zenfone 5… I will now wait for Zenfone 3 as I’m set for next 12-15 months 🙂