The Asus Zenfone Zoom: The New Face of Casual Photography
The Asus Zenfone Zoom is a top class Smartphone masquerading as a high quality camera. This flagship device will bring the second half scoring run for Asus. The Zoom is one of two device options from Asus that has predetermined the nature, the hobby or recreation that its prospective user enjoys. And that should be casual photography.
The Asus Zenfone Zoom introduces a new kind of casing design that ultimately leads to better Smartphone photography process and experience. Asus ditched the unofficial casing pattern of having the power button and volume control on opposite sides of the device. It is noticeable that that Zoom performs better photographic result by using the landscape device orientation. With that in mind, Asus has placed all output buttons on a single side. Along with these usual buttons, Asus looked ahead and placed a dedicated camera shutter on the same side as the other output keys. Plus, there is also a dedicated “record” button. In a blink of an eye, you can turn shots into footages.
The Asus Zenfone Zoom is the thinnest Smartphone that the Taiwanese tech giant made. Coming in just 12 millimeter, it means that most camera hardware, even those developed by Asus could not fit in the chassis. The hardware size incompatibility of the chassis and the camera hardware has led to a surprisingly elegant design. After all, Asis Zenfone Zoom is more like a camera and having bulging lens helped the Zoom achieve that feel and look.
Everything is different from afar, everything is more thrilling, a lot funnier and offers better perspective when up close. The Zoom helps you do just that. On the top bun, it boasts a 13 MP 10-element camera that can magnify your subjects up to 12x its size. On the opposite side, you have 5.5 inch gorilla corning preview screen. The patty that makes the Zoom a great option for outdoor casual photography is its optical image stabilization function, which improves that quality of zoomed shots and even the photographs taken on low light environments. For optimum and on target photography, the Zoom is armed with the laser autofocus sensor.
Asus Zenfone Zoom comes with the latest Android operating system. This model is powered by Intel Atom Z3580 chipset, a Quad-core 2.3 GHz CPU and a PowerVR G6430 GPU. Add a 2 or 4 GB RAM, depending on your preferred model and budget. The Zoom supports photo and video editing platforms. Be the first to experience the elegance and performance of this device. Experience a new level of casual photography for about P16,000.00 (according to some sources)
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