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Where to buy the ASUS ZenFone 2 Laser (ZE551KL) in the U.S.

Folks in the U.S. can now get in on their very own model of the ASUS ZenFone 2 Laser, and thankfully for us stateside it has better internals than the model offered internationally. Thankfully again, ASUS isn’t charging any more for it than the original ZenFone 2 from earlier this year — prices start at $ 199 for a 16GB model and bump up to $ 249 for the 32GB, with all other specs staying the same.

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ASUS announces new ZenFone 2 Laser for the U.S., on sale today starting at $199

A known device with a few changes and the same great starting price.

ASUS today announced the U.S. release of the ZenFone 2 Laser, a follow-up to the successful launch of the original ZenFone 2 earlier this year. To clarify from the start, this isn’t the same ZenFone 2 Laser that was already released earlier this year internationally — that phone is a bit on the lower end of the spectrum and is actually a smaller  [Read More…]

Asus reveals unlocked 5.5-inch ZenFone 2 Laser; prices start at $200

Asus on Monday introduced its next Android smartphone, the ZenFone 2 Laser. Available immediately, the handset is unlocked and can worth with a variety of US-based LTE bands.

Although the ZenFone 2 Laser looks quite similar to the ZenFone 2, it is improved across a number of fronts. For starters, the processor has been bumped up to an octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor with 3GB RAM. Storage comes in 16GB and 32GB options, however the microSD card slot allows for up to 128GB additional  [Read More…]

ASUS ZenFone 2 Laser (ZE551KL) specs

Though ASUS sells a ZenFone 2 Laser in multiple regions around the world, it actually comes in a couple different configurations. In the U.S. we get the ZE551KL model, which is actually quite different from the international model. It has a larger screen, and higher-end specs all around.

ASUS ZenFone 2 Laser (ZE551KL) hands-on

Take a winning model and a solid price, make a few improvements, and you have the ZenFone 2 Laser.

ASUS made a pretty big splash in the affordable unlocked phone market with the ZenFone 2 earlier this year, and now the U.S. is getting a new model — the ZenFone 2 Laser. You may recognize the name as a phone that’s already available elsewhere in the world, but in an interesting turn the ZenFone 2 Laser  [Read More…]

ASUS ZenFone 2 Laser is already up for sale on India’s Flipkart

ASUS initially announced plans to launch the latest in the ZenFone 2 series, the ZenFone 2 Laser, in India on September 19, but it looks like the manufacturer preponed the handset’s availability following a favorable reception toward its phones. After receiving 10,000 orders during the third day of the pre-order window, the Laser is now available on Flipkart for ₹9,999 ($ 155).

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ASUS launches crystal-backed ZenFone 2 Deluxe, ZenFone 2 Laser in India

At its ZenFestival event in India, ASUS announced the latest variant in the ZenFone 2 series, the ZenFone 2 Deluxe. Hardware-wise, the phone is identical to the standard ZenFone 2, including a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display, 2.3GHz 64-bit Z3580 CPU, 4GB RAM, up to 128GB internal memory, 13MP camera, 5MP front shooter, LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi ac, dual SIM dual active functionality, and a 3,000mAh battery. ASUS chairman Jonney Shih revealed that the ZenFone 2 Deluxe will  [Read More…]

Lenovo unveils laser projector smartphone concept

Lenovo’s concept product lineup isn’t limited to smartwatches. At its TechWorld event in Beijing today, the Chinese tech giant also showed off a new pico-projecting smartphone concept, dubbed Smart Cast.

Customize your Galaxy Nexus door with this IndieGoGo laser etching project

Customize your Galaxy Nexus door with this IndieGoGo laser etching project

There are two things I’ve learned about Android users in my three years covering the platform: they love to customize, and they often like to show-off their affinity for the little green  [Read More…]