With an aim to tap the affordable smartphone market in the country, Asus on Monday launched the Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 in India. The Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 (ZC451TG) is priced at Rs. 5,299 and is exclusively available for purchase from Flipkart starting Monday.
The 'lite' variant to the Asus ZenFone Go which was launched in September this year, the Zenfone Go 4.5 sports a 4.5-inch FWVGA (480x854 pixels) display. It is powered by MediaTek's MT6580M quad-core SoC clocked at 1.3GHz and 1GB of LPDDR3 RAM.
The Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 64GB). Users also get 100GB of free Google Drive storage, valid for two years. This excludes 5GB of free Asus Web Storage with lifetime validity.
Other features of the Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 includes a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 0.3-megapixel (VGA) sensor placed upfront. The dual-SIM supports 3G, Wi-Fi, and other standard connectivity features. The Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 runs Android 5.1 with Zen UI 2.0 and houses 1600mAh battery.
The Asus ZenFone Go 4.5 comes in Black colour option, and Flipkart is offering some exchange offers as well, which our readers might find interesting.
The Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer continues to keep a balance between its high-end and low-end smartphone offerings, ensuring to target both the ends of the market. Earlier this year launched the Asus ZenFone C in India at a price point of Rs. 5,999.
Announcing the availability for ZenFone Go 4.5, Peter Chang, Regional Head - South Asia & Country Manager - System Business Group - ASUS India, said, "ZenFone Go wraps up an extremely successful year for us in India. We are elated to see the response that we received through the year for our ZenFone range of smartphones and are sure that our offering for the budget segment packed with features at an affordable price, will be appreciated by our users as well."