Asus silently outs Zenfone Go TV with universal DTV chip
Amidst all the fanfare for its upcoming next-generation flagship smartphone, Asus has silently added to its online portfolio the Zenfone Go TV, which touts worldwide Digital television connectivity enclosed in the Taiwanese company’s own signature device design.
Photo: Asus Global Page
This phone sports Sony’s SMT-EW100 DTV tuner chip which supports streaming from multiple DTV standards such as DVB-T, DVB-T2, DVB-T2 Lite, ISDB-T and ISDB-Tmm.
Asus Zenfone Go TV (ZB551KL) specs:
5.5-inch HD TFT Capacitive display @ 1280×720, 267ppi
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
1.4GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928
2GB LPDDR3 RAM
16GB/32GB internal storage
expandable up to 64GB via microSD
8MP or 13MP rear camera with Dual-tone LED Flash
5MP front camera
Dual SIM, Dual Standby, Dual LTE
4G LTE Cat4, 3G HSPA+
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0+EDR +A2DP
GPS, GLONASS, AGPS & BDS
Android 5.1 Lollipop with Asus ZenUI
3010 mAh Prismatic battery
151 x 76.9 x 10.7 mm
The Asus Zenfone Go TV will be available in all Asus smartphone colors imaginable: Charcoal Black, Pearl White, Lake Blue, Glacier Gray, Sheer Gold, Glamour Red, Floral Pink, and Silver Blue. Online sale has started in its home turf with a NT$5,490 price tag, or roughly Php7,900 when directly converted as of this writing.