ASUS ZenFone 5z Launched in Malaysia

ASUS just announced the official pricing and availability for their flagship smartphone – ASUS ZenFone 5z, and it is the most affordable Android smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845.

ASUS ZenFone 5z

ASUS ZenFone 5zASUS ZenFone 5
CPU & GPUQualcomm Snapdragon 845
4x2.7 GHz Kyro 385 Gold
4x1.7 GHz Kyro 385 Silver
Adreno 630
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
8x1.8 GHz Kyro 260
Adreno 509
RAMLPDDR4X
6 GB
8 GB
4 GB
StorageUFS 2.1
128 GB
256 GB
supports microSD card up to 2 TB, dedicated slot
64 GB
supports microSD card up to 2 TB, dedicated slot
Display6.2-inch
19:9 IPS LCD
1080 x 2280
Notch
6.2-inch
19:9 IPS LCD
1080 x 2280
Notch
Camera (rear)12 MP + 8 MP
f/1.8 + f/2.0
24mm + 12mm
1/2.55" + 1/4"
PDAF
12 MP + 8 MP
f/1.8 + f/2.0
24mm + 12mm
1/2.55" + 1/4"
PDAF
Camera (front)8 MP
f/2.0
24mm
Gyro-EIS
8 MP
f/2.0
24mm
Gyro-EIS
BatteryNon-removable 3300 mAhNon-removable 3300 mAh
Operating SystemZenUI 5.0
Android 8.0 Oreo
ZenUI 5.0
Android 8.0 Oreo
SIMHybrid Dual SIM (Nano) + MicroSD SlotHybrid Dual SIM (Nano) + MicroSD Slot
ConnectivityGSM / HSPA / LTE
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0 A2DP, LE
GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
GSM / HSPA / LTE
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0 A2DP, LE
GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
FeaturesRear fingerprint scannerRear fingerprint scanner

Following the successful launch of ASUS ZenFone 5, we found that the company is in the right direction in offering groundbreaking value for money smartphone for the consumers. Hence, the release of ZenFone 5z means Malaysians can now get their hands on flagship performance smartphone without having to sell any of their internal organs.

Price starts from RM 1,899 for the 6 GB + 128 GB variant while the 8 GB + 256 GB variant goes for RM 2,299. Mind you that the internal storage is UFS 2.1 high-speed standards, so it is not any of those eMMC jokers.

Besides, if you wonder how does the phone perform overall, do check out our partner’s review over at Nasi Lemak Tech.

Lazada Flash Sales

ASUS ZenFone 5z Sales

If you think the deal couldn’t be any sweeter, once again, ASUS partnered up with Lazada to offer a 1-day flash sales – RM 1,699 for ZenFone 5z 6 GB + 128 GB. The deal will be available on 31st July exclusively on ASUS official Lazada store – https://lzd.co/AsusOS.