The new Zenfone 2 just came out in India-this is the first 4GB smartphone. So in this article, we will provide you with a comparison between the latter and the 64 GB OnePlus One smartphone. Find out more below:
The recently launched Zenfone 2 will be accessible in 4 versions. Two of the versions of the Zenfone 2 ZE 551 ML come packed with 4G RAM and 2GB RAM and the ZE 550 ML one comes with a 720p display and 2GB RAM. The Asus Zenfone2 has to watch out, because the OnePlus One is a pretty strong opponent.
Design & Screen:
The Asus Zenfone 2 is packed with a 5.5-inch full HD screen and with IPS+ as well as Corning Gorilla Glass 3, similar to the OnePlus One device. As far as the design part, the Zenfone2 has a sleek metal look and an interesting curve case, this measuring 3.9 mm at the edges.
Exactly like the LG, Asus has opted for the volume keys to appear on the rear of the device, however the strange thing is that the power switch is on top. The Zeonfone2 will be available in the following shades: Gold and Gray, Red, White and of course the black version.
The OnePlus One comes packed with a full HD 5.5-inch screen integrated with LTPS IPS and Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The screen contains TOL, shot for Touch On Lens tech. This device can be found in silk white and a lovely sandstone black hue. The 64GB black OnePlus One version has a matte granite Moonstone rear panel. This is what makes it different from the rest. It measures is 8.9 mm and weighs 162g.
Processor, RAM and Storage:
The OnePlus One contains a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor with 2.5GHz Quad-core. It also has 3GB RAM and 64GB internal storage whereas the Asus Zenfone 2 contains a 64-bit Intel Atom Z3580 processor and 4GB RAM. And just like the OnePLus One device, you can also get the 64 GB variant of the Zenfone2.
The OnePlus One comes with an integrated 13MP rear camera as well as a 5 megapixel front camera. 4K video is implemented in the rear camera and it also has a slow-motion feature. The camera works smoothly and allows you to take 20 frames in just one round of photos.
The Asus Zenfone 2 has a 13MP rear-facing unit as well as a 5MP front-facing one. Both of the cameras have PixelMaster included. The Zenfone 2 has “blue glass infrared filter”, according to the Asus Company. This means that users won’t have to worry about the shutter fall-off regarding the camera. Those looking for a DSLR exposure, can play around with the ISO settings that are included.
Asus Zenfone 2 comes with a 3000mAh battery, which the company says it should last a whole day. This device also has the BoostMaster tech, meaning that your device will charge faster.
The OnePlus One comes with a 3100 mAh battery, which can also last 24 hours.
Facts about the operating system and connectivity
The Asus Zenfone 2 runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop and has a ZenUI as well. If you are looking to upgrade to the newest Android version, Zenfone is the device for you.
The OnePlus One operates on Cyanogen 11S, which is also based on the Android 4.4. version. OnePlus One has also rolled out a pretty tricky upgrade Oxygen, which is based on Android 5.0. With the Oxygen operating system, users can get their hands on off-screen hand gestures and they can personalize the features however they want.
The Asus Zenfone 2 works for Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, Wi-Fi Direct and Wi-Fi hotspot as well as NFC. Zenfone 2 is a dual-SIM handset and has Dual SIM Dual Active (DSDA). This means you can initiate calls from your 2nd SIM card, even if you are using the 1st one.
How much will it cost?
The OnePlus One 64GB option will end up costing you Rs 21 whereas the Asus Zenfone 2 has a price tag of Rs 22,999. But it all comes down to your preferences and of course your budget.
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