Much like the Asus Zenfone 2, the latest model in the Zenfone 2 range – the Asus Zenfone 2 Gold is one smartphone that does more than just impress. Released in March 2015 in Malaysia, the Asus Zenfone 2 Gold keeps you on your feet. Find out more about Asus Zenfone 2 Gold in Malaysia below.
The Mobile World Congress (a.k.a MWC) 2018, one of the biggest events in the mobile industry has just recently ended last Friday in Barcelona. As we look back at the festivities, MWC this year felt a little underwhelming, probably because Samsung stole the show before the event even officially began with the launch of the Galaxy S9. Nevertheless, the show still had its fair share of highlights that is worth talking about. Hence, below are some of the most notable handsets that were seen last week.
The first question we will ask about the Asus Zenfone 2 Gold is what is the difference between it and the regular Asus Zenfone 2? Well, if you have a keen eye for detail, you will notice the subtle changes Asus has made to the Zenfone 2 Gold in terms of performance. The Asus Zenfone 2 Gold is sometimes also called the Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML or Laser ZE551ML.
At first glance, you will find everything you love in the Asus Zenfone 2 to be in the Asus Zenfone 2 Gold in Malaysia. The 5.5 inch IPS capacitive touchscreen with 16M colours along with HD display, the slim, lightweight design, and the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on the screen.
The Asus Zenfone 2 Gold comes with the loveable 13MP f/2.0 Autofocus rear camera with dual-LED flash along with the 5MP front camera for selfies and more. Sensors such as the accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass as well as basic features such as MP3 compatibility, SMS, MMS, Push Email and IM all come standard. GPS, Wi-fi Hotstpot and Bluetooth 4.0 keep you connected while on the go. The phone also comes with a non-removable Li-Po 3000mAh batter powering the device.
The Zenfone 2 Gold runs Android OS, v5.0 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0 (Marshmallow) on an Intel Atom Z3580 chipset. The Quad-core 2.3 GHz and PowerVR G6430 powers the device, making it fast and capable of keeping up with your pace throughout the day. Other features include 4GB of RAM, with 128GB internal storage and up to 256 GB microSD storage, keeping it way beyond its class. Overall, the Zenfone 2 Gold is one smartphone you want to seriously consider. With its serious good looks and custom features from its predecessors, you know you will get the best out of the Asus Zenfone 2 Gold.
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