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Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML (2GB RAM+16GB)


  Asus PadFone 2 Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML (2GB RAM+16GB)

General

Year 2012 December 2015 March
Announced October, 2012 January, 2015
Dual Sim no No yes
Color Black, White Black, White, Red, Gray, Gold
Versions yes A68 yes ZE551ML
Mobile Payment no no
Other yes Micro-sim, Padfone Station; Optional Display (10.1 inches), Resolution (1280 x 800 pixels), Front camera (1 MP), Weight (514g), Battery (5000mAh), 50GB free ASUS Webstorage for 2 years yes Dual micro-sim, Dual standby, 5GB free lifetime ASUS WebStorage, Rapid battery charging up to 60% in 40 min
Related Accessories ASUS 13-pin dock connector, Bottom flip cover, Car charger kit, Station TranSleeve 18W BoostMaster adapter is included with 2.3GHz/4GB ZenFone 2 model only, ZenFlash, LolliFlash, ZenEar S, Zen Ear, ZenPower, View Flip Cover Deluxe

Design

Dimensions 5.43 x 2.71 x 0.35 in, (137.9 x 68.9 x 9 mm) 6.00 x 3.04 x 0.43 in, (152.5 x 77.2 x 10.9 mm)
Weight 135 g (4.76 oz) 170 g (6.00 oz)

Display

Display Size 4.7 inches 5.5 inches
Display Ratio yes ~64.1% screen-to-body ratio yes ~70.8% screen-to-body ratio
Display Type Super IPS plus LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors / ASUS Zen UI
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (~312 ppi pixel density) 1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)
Touch yes Multitouch yes Multi-Touch
Shield yes Corning Gorilla Glass / anti-fingerprint coating yes Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Camera

Rear Camera 13 MP 13 MP
Features yes f/2.4, 5-element lens, auto-focus, LED flash, Digital zoom, Geo-tagging, Burst mode, touch focus, face detection yes f/2.0, auto-focus, dual-LED/dual tone flash, PixelMaster, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, Smile detection, Digital zoom,
Front Camera yes 1.2 MP, 720p yes 5 MP, f/2.0, fix-focus, Wide view, PixelMaster
Video yes HD (1920 x 1080) 1080p@30fps, HD (1280 x 720) 720p@60fps yes HD (1920x 1080) 1080p@30fps
Feature Video calling, video recording, Video sharing Video calling, Video sharing, video recording

Technical

OS Android Android, v4.0 (ICS) Android Android, v5.0 (Lollipop)
OS Update yes Up-gradable to v4.4.2 (KitKat) yes Expected upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow)
CPU Type Qualcomm APQ8064 Snapdragon S4 Pro Intel Atom Z3560 processor
CPU Speed Quad-core 1.5 GHz Quad-core 1.8 GHz
CPU Detail yes Cortex-A15 class yes
GPU Type yes Adreno 320 yes PowerVR G6430, OpenGL 3.0 support

Memory

Ram 2 GB 2 GB
Internal yes 16GB, 32GB, 64GB yes 16 GB
Card Slot no No yes microSD, up to 64 GB

Connectivity

3G yes yes
3G Band yes 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 MHz yes 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz, 1900 / 2100 MHz (China & India)
4G yes yes
4G Band yes B3(1800), B7(2600), B20(800) yes Global LTE band B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B4(1700/2100), B5(850), B7(2600), B8(900), B20(800) , For China & India B1(2100), B3(1800), B38(2600), B39(1900), B40(2300), B41(2500), For Taiwan B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B4(1700/2100), B5(850), B8(900), B9(1800), B18(800), B19(800), B28(700), For United States B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B4(1700/2100), B5(850), B7(2600), B8(900), B17(700), B20(800)
Data Speed yes HSPA 21/Mbps Download, 5.76/Mbps Upload, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps yes HSPA 42.2/Mbps Download, 5.76/Mbps Upload, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS yes Class 10 yes
EDGE yes Class 10 yes
WiFi yes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n 2.4GHz, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot yes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz & 5GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth yes v4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP yes v4.0, A2DP, EDDR, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
USB yes microUSB (MHL TV out) v2.0, USB host yes microUSB v2.0, USB host, OTG support
GPS yes A-GPS, GPS, Glonass yes GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, QZSS, SBAS, BDS
Java no no
NFC yes yes
Infra yes yes

Battery

Battery Type Li-Ion 2140 mAh battery Li-Po 3000 mAh battery
Standby Time Up to 352 h Up to 412 h (2G), Up to 389 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 16 h (3G), Up to 36 h extra by tapping into PadFone 2 Station. Up to 25 h 21 min (2G), Up to 21 h 50 min (3G)
Music Play yes yes
Video Play yes yes
Internet Use yes yes

Features

Sensors yes Accelerometer, G-Sensor, E-Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity, Light Sensor yes G-Sensor, E-Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity, Ambient Light Sensor
Music Player yes MP3, 3GP, AAC, AAC+ Player yes AAC, AMR, OGG, M4A, MID, MP3, WAV, WMA, FLAC, AC3, EC3, EAC3
Video Player yes MP4/H.263/H.264, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, MKV, WEBM Player yes 3GPP, MP4, M4V, AvI, XVID, WEBM, Xvid/MP4/H.264 player
FM Radio yes yes Stereo FM radio with RDS
3.5 mm Audio Jack yes yes
Browser yes HTML 5, Google & Youtube Browser yes HTML 5, Google & Youtube Browser
E-mail yes IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Gmail, Microsoft Exchange yes IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Gmail, Microsoft Exchange
Messaging yes Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Video Messaging, MMS, IM yes Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Video Messaging, MMS, IM
Additional Features High quality speaker, SonicMaster, Doc viewer, Video & photo viewer, Tethering, Comp & OTA sync, Active noise cancellation, Ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, SuperNote app supports ASUS Glove Touch, ZenMotion, ASUS Splendid, Kids Mode, SnapView, One Hand Mode, Trend Micro Security, Power saving mode, PhotoCollage, PhotoEffects, MiniMovie, Google Apps, File Manager, Quick Memo, Themes, ZenCircle, Doc viewer, Video & photo viewer, Tethering, Comp & OTA sync, Active noise cancellation, Ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones