The best ASUS smartphones of 2018

ASUS has long been known in the world, as well as in our market. It produces, in particular, laptops, tablets, motherboards, monitors, sound cards, peripherals, etc. We are most interested in ASUS smartphones, which are in high demand, including in the Russian market. In this review, we will talk about the best smartphones of the company of the season 2017-2018, which you can buy.

ASUS ZenFone Go ZB450KL 8Gb

Where to start the review? Of course, with an inexpensive smartphone.

ASUS ZenFone Go ZB450KL 8Gb is a small 4.5-inch smartphone with a screen resolution of 854 × 480 pixels. Processor – 4-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal, there is a slot for a memory card.

The camera is 8 MP, there is 4G support, the battery capacity is 2070 mAh. Let the device be small, but powerful enough, and also inexpensive. And do not forget that you can choose the color of the back cover when buying, there are a lot of shades.

  • Screen diagonal: 4.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 854 × 480
  • Weight: 135g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
  • Memory capacity: 8 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2070 mAh
  • Camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ASUS ZenFone 3 Max ZC520TL 16Gb

One of the most interesting novelties of the 2017 season. Why? ASUS introduced an inexpensive, but at the same time very interesting smartphone in terms of features and specifications. For example, in this device you will find a cool metal case and even a fingerprint scanner. Or a powerful 4130 mAh battery. And all this – for 12-13 thousand rubles!

In terms of hardware, everything is pretty good: MediaTek MT6737T processor, 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of main memory, there is a slot for a memory card. Of course, there is support for LTE.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 148g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6737T
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4130 mAh
  • Camera: 13 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ASUS Zenfone 3 ZE552KL 64Gb

A device in a more expensive category, which we really liked. First of all, pay attention to the magnificent design of the case – the front and back of the device covers the glass. In some Zenfone 3 colors, the ZE552KL looks amazing!

However, the characteristics are also at a high level. It uses a 5.5-inch screen with Full HD resolution, an 8-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, 4 GB of RAM (!), 64 GB of main memory, while the manufacturer did not forget about the memory card slot.

Battery capacity – 3000 mAh, camera resolution – 16 MP, there is support for LTE and USB Type-C.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ASUS ZenFone 3 Ultra ZU680KL 64Gb

A very unusual smartphone, which is likely to acquire a considerable army of fans. Why, you ask? Perhaps the main feature of this smartphone is a huge 6.8-inch screen! You can safely replace them with a smartphone and tablet.

Of course, the device didn’t let us down otherwise: a cool metal case, an excellent 23 MP camera, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor, 4 GB of RAM, a powerful 4600 mAh battery …

There is nothing to say about the fingerprint scanner, USB Type-C or the fast charging function – all this in ASUS ZenFone 3 Ultra ZU680KL 64Gb.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 233g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 652
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4600 mAh
  • Camera: 23 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ASUS ZenFone 3 Max ZC553KL 32Gb

Another good device from ASUS in a metal case. This is a 5.5-inch device with Full HD resolution..

A smartphone based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor works, it has 2 GB of RAM 32 GB built-in. Very capacious battery – at 4100 mAh.

The resolution of the rear camera is 16 MP, good and frontal, its resolution is 8 MP.

There is a fingerprint scanner.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 175g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4100 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ASUS ZenFone Go TV 16Gb

A very unusual device that they started selling officially in Russia. Its main feature can be considered a built-in TV tuner. According to reviews, it supports DVB-T, DVB-T2, DVB-S.

The smartphone itself is not bad. Screen size – 5.5 inches, resolution – HD, processor – 4-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal memory, there is a memory card slot.

It also has a favorable cost..

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 160g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3010 mAh
  • Camera: 13 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ASUS ZenFone 3 ZE520KL 32Gb

Another 5.2-inch device is a notch higher than ASUS ZenFone 3 Max ZC520TL 16Gb.

The screen resolution is Full HD, the fashionable case is made of glass and metal, the processor is a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 625, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of main memory. There is USB Type-C, support 4G, fingerprint reader.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 144g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2650 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes