Asus Zenfone 5 comes with Snapdragon 400 and LTE

Asus refreshed one of their Zenfone this year and re-introduced the Zenfone 5 with LTE, replacing the dual-core Intel Atom processor with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chip.

The design is the same as the older Zenfone 5 so there’s really no cosmetic changes.


ASUS ZenFone 5 LTE A500CG specs:
5-inch IPS+ panel @ 1280 x 720 pixels, 294ppi
Qualcomm MSM8962 Snapdragon 400 1.2GHz quad-core
Adreno 305 Graphics
8GB internal storage
up to 64GB via microSD
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
FDD LTE 3/7/8/28 150Mbps/50Mbps
Bluetooth 4.0
8MP BSI rear camera, Sony sensor w/ LED flash
1080p video recording @ 30fps
2MP front-facing camera
GPS with aGPS support
Li-Ion 2,050mAh battery
Android 4.3 (Android 4.4 Kitkat by July)
148.2 x 72.8 x 10.3mm (dimension)
144 grams (weight)
Colors: Charcoal Black, Pearl White, Cherry Red, and Champagne Gold

We don’t have any other details as to the suggested retail price but we’re expecting it would be a little more expensive than the Atom-touting one.

15 Comments on this Post

  1. when it would be release here in PH? im patiently waiting for this unit..

  2. NoelCuasay

    Same here. Been waiting for this since the Intel atom version has been announced. Hope it reaches Philippines.

  3. kuratong

    Duh, patiently waiting for somewhat like an upgraded feature phone,pathetic buyers,no worries,it will reach philipine shores,particularly in panatag shoal

    • archie

      At anong problema kung may naghihintay sa phone na ito? Ikaw ba ang hihingan nila ng pambili? Doon ka sa North Korea kung ayaw mo ng masasayang comments.

  4. istingki

    pota may nagpapanggap na namang pa sosyal. Mga inutil talaga natuto lang ng internet feeling mayaman at matalino na

  5. ano ba problema nyo sa CP na to? ano ba mganda? zenfone 5 o myphone rio?

    • Frost™

      papz, pakakainin ng alikabok ng zenfone5 ang rio.. gg

  6. YugatechReply

    Ang dahilan kung bakit inapgrade nila ang zenfone 5 ay dahil mabagal daw ang processer nito :-)

  7. kap.bambi

    nag overheat kaya masyado yung intel version nito kaya siya pinalitan ung soc?

  8. what is the estimated price here in PH? mr. YUGATECH.. or anyone can answer??

  9. I think they change the Processor because the intel one doesn’t support LTE. that’s it but the intel Processor is Fast based on antutu compared to quad cores by mtk

  10. Sindivider

    When will this be release here on Phil? Because you have announced that it will be release this June.

  11. dennisluccio

    …But the atom processor is slightly better than its snapdragon counterpart:

    This also means the atom machine will be able to more seamleassly run a non-android linux OS.

  12. omg i dont likes these fhone i prifirs i phone kc mas saucey ako hmmmp

  13. Mark Rowland Bayaca

    Kyamg ihold ng snapdragon ung performance ng zenfone like battery at makakasabay na sa ibang brand like Huawei Honor Play 4x at xiaomi Redmi note


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