ASUS ZenFone 5 Series is Coming to PH on April 14


Barely a month after receiving global fanfare on the announcement of its latest generation of smartphones during the MWC 2018 in Barcelona, Spain, ASUS Philippines now gives ZenFans all the more reasons to celebrate with the much awaited confirmation on the arrival of the ZenFone 5 series in the country. Mark your calendars as this April 14, all Filipinos will finally welcome the ZenFone 5 series in the local market.

For its local launch, ASUS Philippines goes #BackTo5 as a nod to an entire heritage of strong mobile photography-centric smartphones. And this time around, the newest ZenFone 5 series does not only feature premium designs but also champions photgraphy anew with the latest Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology.


ZenFone 5Z is an exciting next-generation 6.2-inch dual-camera smartphone that comes with a beautiful 19:9 all-screen display (ASUS' first-ever phone to have this feature) featuring a 90% screen-to-body ratio, packed in a 5.5-inch body size. It's also the first ever ZenFone model to harness the power of the latest Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with AIE, featuring a third generation AI platform that includes the Hexagon 685 Vector DSP, Adreno 630 Graphics, and Kryo 385 CPU.

The ZenFone 5Z also benefits from the Snapdragon X20 Gigabit LTE modem, delivering speeds that surpass the gigabit barrier for a wireless fiber experience, as well as integrated 2x2 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5 for ultra-low-power wireless earbuds. The extreme-performance ZenFone 5Z comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM, offering breathtaking performance combined with outstanding energy efficiency for long-lasting battery life.


ZenFone 5, on the other hand, features an exquisitely crafted design, an amazing dual-camera system, and is powered by the latest Snapdragon 636 Mobile Platform. For an instant blast of extra power, the exclusive ASUS AI Boost (also available on the ZenFone 5Z) optimizes performance for games and other demanding tasks.

The ZenFone 5 sports an intelligent dual-camera systems that adapt and learn, delivering perfect photos every time. Equipped with the latest flagship Sony IMX363 sensor with large 1.4um pixels, and f/1.8 wide-aperture lens, 120° wide-angle secondary camera, four-axis optical image stabilization (OIS) and AI-enhanced camera features - including AI Scene Detection for 16 different scenes and objects, AI Photo Learning, Real-Time Portrait and Real-Time Beautification - ZenFone 5Z and ZenFone 5 encourage creativity and free the user to concentrate on the subject rather than the camera.


The ZenFone 5Q is a stylish 6-inch smartphone featuring the world's first globally announced true quad-camera system with high-resolution and wide-angle cameras at both front and rear.

ZenFone 5Q removes the limits on photographic creativity, with a high resolution main camera - 20MP Sony at the front, 16MP at the rear - and, uniquely, a secondary 120° wide-angle camera at both front and rear. Unlike rival systems, each camera works independently every time for perfect selfies, wefies, landscapes, portraits or group shots.

The 6-inch Full HD+ IPS display has a Full View 18:9 aspect ratio and an ultraslim bezel, making the pocket-friendly ZenFone 5Q as compact as a standard-aspect-ratio 5.5-inch phone.

Powered by the Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform, ZenFone 5Q combines incredible performance, optimized power efficiency and a 3300mAh battery with advanced security and convenience features - including NFC, triple-slot SIM/microSD card holder, rapid face unlock and fingerprint recognition- for a mobile experience like no other.

Full specs, pricing, online reservation of units, and bundled freebies will be announced in the next few days, so stay tuned! 

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