ZenFone Max Pro M2, successor to the popular budget smartphone Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1, is all set to launch in India next week, and teasers of the device have been aplenty. The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2 is confirmed to be a Flipkart exclusive, and ahead of the launch, the smartphone's specifications and pricing information has been leaked online. Earlier reports suggest that the smartphone will come in two variants, be powered by the Snapdragon 660 SoC, offer 2+ days battery life, and a display notch up front. The fresh leak also lists details about the Asus ZenFone Max M2 smartphone as well, which is expected to launch alongside the ZenFone Max Pro M2.
According to a fresh report on WinFuture.de, the Asus ZenFone Max M2 is priced between EUR 160 and EUR 190 (roughly Rs. 12,800 and Rs. 15,200). The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2, on the other hand, is priced between EUR 280 and EUR 300 (roughly Rs. 22,400 and Rs. 24,000). The report is authored by noted tipster Roland Quandt, and he has shared several renders of the two phones as well, alongside.
In these renders, the Asus ZenFone Max M2 is seen sporting a display notch, a slight chin at the bottom, a metallic back, dual camera setup, and a rear fingerprint scanner as well. The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2, on the other hand, is seen sporting a wider display notch, slight chin at the bottom, a glossy gradient back with visible antenna bands on the top and bottom edges. This corroborates with previous leaks as well.
Coming to specs, the report states that the ZenFone Max M2 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box, and sports a 6.3-inch HD+ (720x1520 pixels) LCD display. It is tipped to be powered by the 1.8GHz Snapdragon 632 SoC, paired with 3GB RAM. Internal storage is expected to be at 32 GB with the option to expand further using a microSD slot.
The dual camera setup at the back is stacked vertically with one 13-megapixel sensor and another 2-megapixel sensor. At the front, there is an 8-megapixel sensor for selfies. The Asus ZenFone Max M2 is said to pack a 4,000mAh battery, be 8mm thick, and weigh 165 grams.
The upcoming Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2 is also said to run on Android 8.1 Oreo, sport a 6.3-inch LCD display but with 1080x2280 pixels full-HD+ resolution. It is said to be powered by the Snapdragon 660 SoC paired with 4GB RAM. Internal storage is tipped to be at 64GB, but there could be a 6GB RAM+ 128GB variant launched alongside as well.
The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2 is also seen sporting a dual camera setup stacked vertically - one 13-megapixel sensor and a 5-megapixel sensor. Selfie sensor is at 8-megapixel. The handset will pack a 5,000mAh battery, weigh 180 grams, and be 9mm thick. Connectivity options will include NFC as well.
As mentioned, the ZenFone Max Pro M2 is set to launch in India on December 11, and all details related to its specifcations and price will be revealed then.