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May 21, 2015

List of Stores Where You Can Officially Buy an Asus Zenfone 2

Now that the Asus Zenfone 2 have been officially announced locally, you’re probably wondering where you can buy one. Luckily the local arm of the Taiwanese firm has provided a master list of stores nationwide that sells local Zenfone units that are covered by the company’s one-year warranty.

May 18, 2015

Huawei Honor 6 Plus vs. Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

The upper mid-range price category (Php15k to Php20k) looks to be as interesting as the flagship category when you see new smartphones launched at these price points that sport 3GB or 4GB RAM, paired with powerful processors

May 17, 2015

Rare 128GB Zenfone 2 appears in local store for Php20,995

Asus Philippines has officially launched the Zenfone 2 in the Philippines, bringing with it 4 different SKUs to the market — the ZE500CL and 3 ZE551ML variants that top at 64GB storage. However, if you want the 128GB variant, a local dealer has brought them in for Php20,995.

May 17, 2015

Lenovo A7000 vs. Alcatel Flash Plus vs. Zenfone 2

The sub-Php8k price range for smarpthones is become more and more interesting as players continue to offer very cost-effective handsets. Three of the contenders are the Lenovo A7000, Alcatel Flash Plus and the Zenfone 2 ZE500CL — all of which are priced below the Php8,000 mark.

May 16, 2015

Asus launches Zenfone 2 ZE551ML in the Philippines

The long is finally over as the Asus Philippines formally brings their flagship Zenfone 2, the ZE551ML, to the country.

May 16, 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 ZE500CL officially lands in the Philippines

Along with the ZE551ML, Asus Philippines also launched its entry-level counterpart the Asus Zenfone 2 ZE500CL which is slated to be the soul successor of the famous Zenfone 5.

May 16, 2015

ASUS to release 32GB Zenfone 2 (ZE551ML) for Php13,995

As predicted in our earlier report, ASUS is set to release the Zenfone 2 model with the 4GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage today with our original SRP estimate of Php13,995.

May 16, 2015

Video Review: Asus Zenfone 2

We’ve brought you 3 separate reviews of the Asus Zenfone 2 (ZE500CL, ZE500ML, ZE551ML). This time, we consolidated the reviews to give you a video version for easier consumption.

May 07, 2015

ASUS PH opens online registration for ZenFone 2

ASUS Philippines has opened its online registration for those who want to purchase the ZenFone 2 at launch.

May 05, 2015

Beware of Scammers Selling ZenFone 2

There are a lot of reasons to be excited for the ASUS ZenFone 2, but hopefully that enthusiasm don’t lead you into one of the fraudulent online sellers who are selling ZenFone 2 smartphones at a lower price.

May 04, 2015

ASUS ZenFone 2 to launch in PH on May 16

ASUS Philippines has just sent us an invite for an event revealing that the ZenFone 2 will launch in the country on May 16, 2015, Saturday.

May 01, 2015

Asus quietly reveals Zenfone 2 with 128GB internal storage

Feeling a little bummed out with your Asus Zenfone 2’s internal storage? You wish may come true as the Taiwanese manufacturing giant silently unveiled in India a Zenfone 2 variant with a whooping 128GB of storage.

April 30, 2015

Android Lollipop for ASUS ZenFone 5 (A500KL) now available

ASUS has released the Android Lollipop upgrade for the ZenFone 5 (A500KL). Other ZenFones to follow in May.

April 28, 2015

Asus CEO talks mobile strategy at Zenfone 2 SEA launch

We sat down with Asus Chief Executive Jerry Shen last week during the regional launch of the Zenfone 2 in Jakarta, Indonesia where he revealed some plans and strategy of the company for the Zenfone.

April 26, 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML 2.3GHz, 4GB benchmarked

Last Friday, we also received a variant of the Zenfone 2 ZE551ML running 2.3GHz from Asus PH (a good indication they’ll release it here) to review. While we’re already done with the 1.8GHz variant of the ZE551ML (see here), we’re augmenting our results from that with new data from the 2.3GHz variant.

April 25, 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML Review

This is our 3rd Zenfone 2 review this month and this time, we have the high-end variant of the handset — the ZE551ML which sports a full HD display, quad-core 1.8GHz processor and 4GB of RAM. In this article, we will tackle the Zenfone 2 ZE551ML and complete the whole review series.

April 21, 2015

All the 7 Asus Zenfone 2 variants we know so far

While we are here in Jakarta covering the regional launch of the Zenfone 2, we gathered more information and have confirmed at least 7 different configurations of the Zenfone 2.

April 21, 2015

Asus officially reveals regional ZenFone 2 pricing

Asus has finally unveiled the regional pricing of their ZenFone 2 family of smartphones – from the 16GB ZE550ML to the 64GB ZE551ML!

April 20, 2015

Asus ZenFone 2 ZE551ML Unofficially Lands

When we visited the store where we spotted the ZE500CL almost two weeks ago, we noticed that they also have an ASUS ZenFone 2 ZE551ML on display which is being sold for Php13,560.

April 17, 2015

Rumor: There’s a move to position G2, G Pro 2 against Zenfone 2

We received leaked documents pointing to a strategic positioning of the LG G2 and G Pro 2 to coincide with the launch and release of the Zenfone 2 in the Philippines.

April 15, 2015

ASUS Zenfone C local price announced

ASUS Philippines has finally revealed the local price of the ASUS ZenFone C (ZC451CG).

April 14, 2015

Asus ZenFone 2 ZE500CL Review

Last time around you saw our full review of the Asus Zenfone 2 (ZE550ML). This time, it’s the ZE550ML’s little brother’s turn on the spotlight as we take a closer look at the Asus Zenfone 2 ZE500CL.

April 12, 2015

Specs Comparison: Asus Zenfone 5 vs. Asus Zenfone 2

The impending launch of the new Asus Zenfone 2 is near, and some folks were a bit skeptical about a certain variant it would launch. In this hardware comparison, we’ll put the ever-popular Asus Zenfone 5 against the low-end model of the Asus Zenfone 2, the ZE500CL, sporting almost the same hardware as the former. Which takes […]

April 11, 2015

What to expect for Zenfone 2: exact variants, prices, release dates

Based on discussions with several Asus PH execs and multiple sources who want to remain anonymous, we’ve got the most up-to-date details on the Zenfone 2 — like the exact variants, their release dates and their expected retail prices.

April 11, 2015

Asus to release Zenfone 2 ZE500CL, ZE551ML in May

We’ve got confirmation from Asus Philippines representatives that two variants of the Asus Zenfone 2 will be released in the Philippines this May — the ZE500CL and the ZE551ML.

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