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ASUS ZenFone 5: Specs and features

It brings an iPhone-like design, powerful speakers, and dual cameras with wide-angle.
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February 27, 2018

ASUS just announced the new ZenFone 5 at the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona. It brings an iPhone-like design, powerful speakers, and dual cameras with a wide-angle lens. The ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q in North America) is not far behind. Here’s what else you need to know about the ZenFone 5 and 5 Lite specs and features.

ASUS ZenFone 5ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Display
ASUS ZenFone 5
6.2-inch Full HD+ Super IPS+
2,246 x 1,080 resolution
401 ppi
2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass
18:9 aspect ratio
95.4% NTSC gamut, DCI-P3, Bluelight filter
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
6-inch Full HD+ Super IPS+
2,160 x 1,080 resolution
2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass
18:9 aspect ratio
Processor
ASUS ZenFone 5
Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Mobile Platform, 64-bit, 14nm
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform, 64-bit, 14nm
GPU
ASUS ZenFone 5
Adreno 509
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Adreno 508
RAM
ASUS ZenFone 5
4 GB/6 GB LPDDR4x
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
4 GB LPDDR4x
Storage
ASUS ZenFone 5
64 GB
microSD slot
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
64 GB
microSD slot
Cameras
ASUS ZenFone 5
Rear cameras
- Main: 12 MP standard angle sensor with ƒ/1.8 aperture, 83 degree FOV, 24 mm focal length
- Secondary: wide angle, 120 degree FOV

Front camera
- 8 MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Rear cameras
- Main: 16 MP standard angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 80 degree FOV
- Secondary: wide angle, 120 degree FOV

Front camera
- Main: 20 MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 85.5 degree FOV
- Secondary: wide angle, 120 degree FOV
Audio
ASUS ZenFone 5
Dual speakers, NXP Smart AMP, hi-res audio, DTS Headphone:X for 7,1 surround, AudioWizard
3.5 mm headphone jack
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Audio codec integrated into PMIC
Battery
ASUS ZenFone 5
3,300 mAh
Non-removable
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
3,300 mAh
Non-removable
IP rating / other certifications
ASUS ZenFone 5
No
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
No
Network
ASUS ZenFone 5
Dual SIM 4G Dual VoLTE
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Dual SIM 4G Dual VoLTE
Connectivity
ASUS ZenFone 5
Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac
Bluetooth 5.0 BLE
NFC
microUSB
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac
Bluetooth 4.1
NFC
microUSB
SIM
ASUS ZenFone 5
Nano SIM
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Nano SIM
Software
ASUS ZenFone 5
Android 8.0 Oreo
ASUS ZenUI 5.0
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Android 8.0 Oreo
ASUS ZenUI 5.0
Colors
ASUS ZenFone 5
Midnight Blue, Meteor Silver
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
Midnight Black, Moonlight White, Rouge Re
Dimensions and weight
ASUS ZenFone 5
155 g
ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite (5Q)
168 g

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