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.
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 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…]
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.
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 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).
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’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.
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…]