While we know Asus has a 128GB variant of the ZenFone 2 ZE551ML in the works, with a listing on Flipkart back in April, the company is now reportedly set to launch the variant in Taiwan on Thursday.
The top-end ZenFone 2 variant is said to be priced at TWD 11,990 (approximately Rs. 24,900), and be made available via the company’s online stores as well as other online and offline retailers in Taiwan. The launch was first reported by Chinese VR Zone.
The Zenfone 2 ZE551ML (4GB RAM) variant with 128GB inbuilt storage was listed on Flipkart back in April at Rs. 29,999. The smartphone however is still listed as “coming soon” on Flipkart.
With the launch in Taiwan, Asus ZenFone 2 ZE551ML variant with 4GB of RAM and 128GB built-in storage might launch next in India. The company thus far has released the 4GB of RAM model in 32GB and 64GB inbuilt storage models in Taiwan, as well as in India. Apart from inbuilt storage capacity, rest of the specifications of the 128GB variant are identical to the other two ZenFone 2 ZE551ML models.
To recall, the Asus ZenFone 2 ZE551ML runs the company’s new ZenUI based on Google’s Android 5.0 Lollipop, and features a 64-bit 2.3GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3580 processor. It supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 64GB).
The Asus ZenFone 2 ZE551ML features a 5.5-inch full-HD display in both the 2GB and 4GB RAM variants. The ZenFone 2 models support dual-SIM (Micro-SIMs), and feature 4G connectivity support.
The ZenFone 2 ZE551ML (4GB and 2GB RAM models) sport 13-megapixel rear PixelMaster camera while there is a 5-megapixel front camera on board as well. All the ZenFone 2 ZE551ML models feature dual-tone flash. A 3000mAh battery backs all ZenFone 2 ZE551ML (4GB and 2GB RAM models).