Asus has launched the Zenfone 5Q at MWC 2018 alongside the high-end ZenFone 5 and 5Z smartphones. Now the company has started its pre-orders in the home country Taiwan from March 15 with a pricing of NT$9,990 (~$342). Also, the manufacturer is giving a free power bank to those buyers who do pre-order this handset. The handset will be available for buying from March 22.
You can pre-order the device from various platforms such as the official website, ASUS Store PChome 24h Shopping, Yahoo! Shopping Mall, momo Shopping Mall, Shelfish Mall, Dongsen Shopping, Friday Shopping Online Platform and offline stores of ASUS.
The ZenFone 5Q or 5Q lite comes with a smaller display of 6 inches as compared to the ZenFone 5 and 5Z smartphones that feature 6.2-inch notched display. The ZenFone 5Q id powered by Snapdragon 630 chipset with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of native storage, users can expand storage via MicroSD card.
The ZenFone 5Q features a dual front-facing cameras setup of 20-megapixel with Sony IMX376 sensor that offers an 85.5-degree field of view as the main sensor. The secondary sensor that offers a 120-degree field of view. The dual rear camera is a 16MP sensor with an 80-degree field of view and also gets a 120° wide-angle secondary sensor.
The handset runs on ZenUI 5.0 flavored Android 8.0 Oreo. It is packed with a 3,300mAh battery. The other features of the 5Q are a rear-mounted fingerprint reader, facial recognition, micro USB, NFC, GPS, Bluetooth, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi and dual-SIM support.