Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML, was announced to the World on January 2015, but was released only in March 2015. After its release, Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML has become the talk of the World, for all the features it has. This mobile has been packed with mind-blowing features, which are sufficient enough to make a man contented.
This Asus smartphone is of 152.5*77.2*10.9mm dimension, which is equal to 6.00*3.04*0.43 inch. The weight of this smartphone is 170g which is equal to 6.00oz. This Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML is sleek and slim, which is also light-weighted.
The type of the display in Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML is IPS capacitive touch screen with 16M colours which assures the users to bring all the colours to life, and make them dance in the screen with its extreme vibrant shade. The size of the screen is 5.5 inches, which is approximately equivalent to 70.8% screen to body ratio. The resolution of the screen in Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML is sure to amaze the users with 1080*1920 pixels which is also about 402 pixels per inch. The touch screen form factored mobile phone also gives access to multi touch. The screen is also protected with Corning Gorilla glass 3 with the skin being Asus Zen UI. These features are just the tip of the iceberg and we have more to come still.
HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE:
The processor of Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML is 1.8 GHz Quad core, which is the Central Processing Unit with the processor make being Intel Atom Z3560. The GPU of this mobile is Powervr G6430. The operating system is Android OS, v5.0 Lollipop, which has been planned to be upgraded to Android v6.0 Marshmallow. This platform which is very well constructed, has been giving a very good reputation to Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML.
This smartphone, Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML, is basically a dual SIM mobile, which accepts SIM cards of micro SIM type. While the first SIM slot accepts both 3G and 4G connectivity, the second SIM slot accepts only 2G connections.
With the Random Access Memory capacity of 2GB, Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML has an internal storage capacity of 16GB. 16 Gigabytes storage internally would suffice the users to handle files and folders of all types, which includes music, videos and image folders, but the memory capacity of Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML doesn’t stop with that, rather expands to provide the users with the ability to extend the storage up to 64GB through the card slot available to accommodate microSD card. This facilitates the users to fill their smartphone with all the documents and different types of folder, which they need handy.
Camera in Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML is really good with extra-ordinary features. This smartphone has both – primary camera and a secondary camera of good quality. The primary camera or the rear camera is of 13 megapixels. Camera features of this mobile includes autofocus, geo tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR with check quality. The rear camera captures also has a dual LED flash, which has a dual tone, which is an interesting factor. This rear camera captures video at 1080p@30fps. When the primary camera is of 13 megapixels, which is a good number, the question of quality in the front camera comes into play, but here, when Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML is considered, the front camera in this smartphone is of 5 megapixels which is far enough for a selfie shooter.
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML has loudspeakers of good quality with 3.5mm jack. Alerts could be set in this mobile with MP3 and WAV type ringtones. The alerting could be little clearer with vibration, which is left to the user’s’ choice. While talking about the sound, music also has no limit in this smartphone with the in-built FM Radio, which comes along with RDS and also headphones of 3.5mm.
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML accepts Wi-Fi with supporting standards of 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac with Wi-Fi Direct and hotspot. It also accepts Bluetooth with v4.0 with A2DP and EDR, GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS, USB with microUSB v2.0. It also accepts NFC and is accompanied by USB Host.
SENSORS AND ADDITIONAL FEATURES:
Sensors in Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML include Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor and Magnetometer missing out Barometer and Temperature sensor. This smartphone accepts messages as SMS under threading view, MMS, Email, Push mail and IM. The browser of this mobile being HTML5, this smartphone does not accept JAVA applications. Additional features of this smartphone includes 5GB free lifetime ASUS WebStorage, MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player, MP4/H.264 player, Photo/Video editor and Document viewer. The loudspeakers of this mobile works with 62 dB at voice, 61dB at noise and 67dB at ring.
BATTERY AND COLOUR AVAILABILITY:
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML comes with a non-removable Li-Po battery of 3000mAh which is of good battery capacity. This battery has the endurance rating of 59 hours. This smart mobile is available in five different colours, namely, Osmium Blue, Sheer Gold, Glacier Gray, Glamour Red and Ceramic White.
This Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML Price is INR.11,999/- and the Feature score is 82. When the comments of this mobile are considered, this smartphone has had both positive and negative comments. While some of the users are disappointed with the smartphone, especially with regards to the SIM and connectivity, many feel that this product is the best phone with all the latest features. On the whole, this Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML seems to be a mobile with amazing touch, smooth functioning without lag, battery backup which fetches a day, decent camera, feel good factor and a premium feel.