ASUS Zenfone Zoom: Camera Mobile with Periscope

CES2015-Asus presents the world’s first slim zoom mobile: ZenFone Zoom.

Have you ever wanted to get closer to when taking pictures? Here is the zoom function handy, but the picture quality drops drastically when zooming. Asus’ Zenfone Zoom solves this problem by providing you with 3 x optical zoom to dispose of, and are you still willing to let the quality drop may be supplemented with the entire 12 x digital zoom.

Zoom mobiles are not new, but the new ZenFones format break with earlier camera mobiles as Lumia 1020 or Samsung Galaxy K Zoom which fills. The laws of physics are difficult to circumvent and it has physical consequences with chubby camera mobiles to follow.
But it now longer need not to be the case: Asus ‘ latest creation, ZenFone Zoom, bypasses the restrictions by simply folding the optics.

Mobile filling anyway part, dimensions of 159 x 79 x 12 mm ZenFone Zoom resolutely in place phablet class, but it is due above all to the screen widths over 5.5 inch Full HD, the actual thickness is only marginally greater than in ordinary large mobiles.

GUF for photographers

In addition to being able to get closer to the subject, offers a Zoom on a camera-rich app that offers full manual control for the photo happy. A small diode shoots with with lasers, as in LG’s G3, in order to ensure quick and safe focus — even in the dark.

The optics are, however, not without compromises: in order to be able to fold the 10 lenses is the maximum amount of light is reduced to f/2.7 in wide angle and f/4.8 in telephoto. Fortunately helps optical image stabilization for when exposure times are long, while a double flash gives off light in adjusted colors so motifs takes itself naturally.

The images are recorded in the 13 megapixels, and may be supplemented by the ultravidvinklede front camera with 5 megapixels for sharp selfies. Movies are recorded in Full HD, Asus has here been overlooked to include a 4 k video mode for enthusiasts.

Specifications Asus ZenFone 2

Goals: 158.9 x 78.8 x 12.0 mm, 185 gram
Screen: 5.5 “Full HD display with bendable screen, 401 PPI
Performance: Intel Z3580, 2.3 GHz quad-core, 2/4 GB RAM
Camera: 13 megapixels f/2.7-4 8 3 x zoom optics, 5 MP front camera
Storage: 16 GB/32/64 GB + micro-SD up to 128 GB
Battery: 3000 mAh, non-interchangeable
Software: Android 5.0 Lollipop
Network: 2 g, 3 g, 4 g/LTE
Moreover: Laser focus, available in black or white.

As the mobile is undoubtedly related to the cheaper, and recently launched, ZenFone 2. Dimensions and weight has increased slightly, but the plastic finish is now adorned by a aluramme around.

You go technique the magazine through, there are also many similarities to trace with ZenFone 2. Here is again a 2.3 GHz, 64-bit quad-core from Intel paired with the whole 4 GB of RAM. It should be plenty to run the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop with Asus ‘ ZenUI adaptation.

The battery also holds here, it can ever not 3,000 mAh interchangeable, but the warehouse on either 16.32 or 64 GB can be supplemented with a micro-SD card. ZenFone Zoom supports both 2 g, 3 g and 4 g.

Asus ‘ has not published any launch date, but the price will sound at $ 399, or approximately 2,400 dollars for the cheapest variant. It is still not certain whether ZenFone Zoom comes to Denmark.