ASUS ZenFone 5Z with Snapdragon 845, 6GB RAM for just RM1899??!

The new ASUS ZenFone 5Z is being known as the the best ZenFone 5 in the series as it packs with newest hardware and and top notch display (no pun intended). However, the ASUS ZenFone 5Z pricing at LAZADA left us in awe as it is just priced at RM1899, significantly cheaper with other flagships sharing the same hardware.

Asus ZenFone 5Z specifications:

  • ZenUI 5.0
  • 6.2 inch FHD+ full screen (90% screen ratio, 19:9 ratio)
  • Snapdragon 845 processor
  • 4/6/8GB RAM+64/128/256GB ROM storage combination
  • 12 MP rear dual lens, f/1.8 aperture, 120° wide angle lens, Sony IMX363, OIS optical image stabilization, 5x optical zoom, 0.03 second instant focus
  • 8 MP front camera, f/2.0 aperture
  • Support AI shooting
  • Multi-core AI engine
  • Asus AI Boost
  • 3300mAh battery capacity
  • AI charging
  • Dual stereo speakers
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • New Zenimoji Emoticon Pack
  • Fingerprint recognition
  • Face recognition
Retails at:RM1899
While all other Snapdragon 845 flagships smartphone was sold at a premium, the ASUS move to reduce a flagship price beneath RM2000 has strongly elevated its price to value ratio (aka its worthiness) in the emerging flagship war.