Asus launched Zoom at CES 2016, and announced the price at $ 399 for 64GB variant. But when we saw the price in India, it was unbelievable at Rs 37999.
Before we discuss further, Lets have a look at broad specs of Zenfone Zoom :
The main point is camera, 13 MP SmartFSI Sensor by Panasonic, 10 Element Lens specially designed by HOya and off course 3x Optical Zoom. Magic is not yet over, Zenfone Zoom can combine 4 pictures taken in 13 MP and convert in one image of 52 MP.
Now the surprising part is Price, All this comes in a package of $ 399. The Smartphone will be launched in india in two weeks time.
The Asus Zenfone Zoom will be available in two variants –
- Intel Atom z3580 @ 2.3 GHz / z3590 @ 2.5 GHz
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM with two variants 64GB / 128GB
- 13 MP OIS Camera
- 3x Optical Zoom, f/2.7-4.8
- 3000 mAh battery
- 185 gm
Why is it like this that US pricing is $ 399, and India gets it for a whooping price of Rs 37,999. In one way it’s a good sign, It seems Indians buying power is much more !!!
But, Asus need to understand, The major buyers of Asus, Xiaomi, LeECO, and Lenovo are youngsters, who may not like this price.
Please do share your idea on ” what should be the correct pricing of Asus Zenfone Zoom.