Review of ZenFone 2. Thorough explanation of the pros and cons of its functions and specifications/performances

Created date: 02/24/2018, 22:05:49, Updated date: 09/30/2018, 13:05:49

In-depth review of ZenFone 2's features

We have evaluated the ZenFone 2 thoroughly based on its functions, specifications/performances, and ease of use, and provided a review on whether you should buy it. We have also summarized the pros and cons of choosing the ZenFone 2 so that you can see them at a glance.

The merits and demerits of ZenFone 2

The merits of ZenFone 2

  • With the large display you can comfortably use it to watch videos and play games.
  • Photos and videos are beautiful to look at on the clear screen.
  • The CPU specs are quite high and using ordinary apps is almost always stress-free.

The demerits of ZenFone 2

  • no data

Features, Performance, and Reviews for the ZenFone 2

The camera function of ZenFone 2

The ZenFone 2 has a 13 MP main camera that lets you take photos and videos in a quite high resolution. You may be a little dissatisfied with it in some situations, for example when you want to capture scenery in very high resolution or print out beautiful photos, but this should not be an issue you run into very often.

The ZenFone 2 comes with a 5 MP pixel camera, which is a standard level. It's perfectly fine for selfies, but may be not as satisfying if you wish to take photos of large numbers of people, or make printouts.

The battery performance of ZenFone 2

The ZenFone 2 has a relatively large battery with 3000mAh.The ZenFone 2 has a good battery life compared to other smartphones. You won't feel stressed even if you spend all day surfing the web or on Twitter and you can also watch videos or play games on the go without having to worry too much about the battery. If you watch videos or play games for too long, however, you might want to watch your battery a bit.

ZenFone 2's size

The ZenFone 2 is 30.3 in (77 mm) wide, 60.2 in (153 mm) tall, and 4.3 in (10.9 mm) thick.The size makes it a bit difficult to use with one hand.In the case of the ZenFone 2, it weighs about 6.0 oz (170 g).It feels a little heavy when held with one hand. It may tire your hand out if you operate it for too long a time.

In giving an overall rating to the ZenFone 2, while it may be slightly difficult to hold, it shouldn't be much of a problem when considering its general strengths and weaknesses.

ZenFone 2's screen

The ZenFone 2 has a 5.5 inch screen.The smartphone has a large, impressive screen, which allows you to enjoy photos and videos to the fullest. It is also very good for writing business documents and doing other work.

The screen of the ZenFone 2 is extremely clear, and it's able to display everything from images to videos and even video game graphics in perfect clarity.

The CPU performance of ZenFone 2

The 2.3GHz×4(Quad core) processing speed of the ZenFone 2 is on the higher side, so it should be able to run most apps with no problems. The performance of this phone is at a high level when compared to others released on the market so far. You can play a comparatively large amount of 3D games with next to no issues.

The ZenFone 2 has 4GB of RAM, so it has plenty of space. In rare cases this amount of RAM might not be sufficient, but there shouldn't be too much stress on the machine with this amount.

The ZenFone 2 has the overall operating speed of a high-end smartphone, so it will hardly ever cause you trouble. But you might need to be careful when using heavy apps like 3D games a lot.

ZenFone 2's storage capacity

The ZenFone 2 has 64GB of data storage, which is plenty for taking photos, but for people who frequently shoot videos or have lots of games installed, this may not feel like enough space.

Since the ZenFone 2 is compatible with SD cards, you'll be able to easily expand your storage capacity; you won't need to worry about how much internal space it has.

Overall assessment of ZenFone 2

The ZenFone 2 is a high-performance smartphone. You're not likely to experience any inconvenience in general use.

Comparing the specifications of ZenFone 2 against similar products.

body size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.body size

ZenFone 2

49.0-Dimensions (width x height x thickness):30.3 in (77 mm) x 60.2 in (153 mm) x 4.3 in (10.9 mm)

ZenFone Selfie

48.2Dimensions (width x height x thickness):30.3 in (77 mm) x 61.8 in (157 mm) x 4.3 in (10.8 mm)

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

55.9Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.3 in (72 mm) x 56.7 in (144 mm) x 4.1 in (10.5 mm)

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

43.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):33.1 in (84 mm) x 65.0 in (165 mm) x 4.2 in (10.55 mm)

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

48.9Dimensions (width x height x thickness):30.4 in (77.2 mm) x 60.0 in (152.5 mm) x 4.3 in (10.9 mm)

Zenfone C ZC451CG

63.0Dimensions (width x height x thickness):26.4 in (67 mm) x 53.7 in (136.5 mm) x 4.3 in (10.9 mm)

body weight

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.body weight

ZenFone 2

62.4-Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

ZenFone Selfie

62.4Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

72.3Weight:5.1 oz (145 g)

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

54.4Weight:6.7 oz (190 g)

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

62.4Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

Zenfone C ZC451CG

70.3Weight:5.3 oz (150 g)

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.screen size

ZenFone 2

82.0-Display size:5.5 inch

ZenFone Selfie

82.0Display size:5.5 inch

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

74.0Display size:5 inch

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

90.0Display size:6 inch

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

82.0Display size:5.5 inch

Zenfone C ZC451CG

66.0Display size:4.5 inch

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.RAM capacity

ZenFone 2

70.0-RAM size:4GB

ZenFone Selfie

60.0RAM size:3GB

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

50.0RAM size:2GB

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

60.0RAM size:3GB

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

70.0RAM size:4GB

Zenfone C ZC451CG

20.0RAM size:1GB

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.storage size

ZenFone 2

67.0-Storage size:64GB

ZenFone Selfie

50.0Storage size:16GB

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

50.0Storage size:16GB

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

55.5Storage size:32GB

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

67.0Storage size:64GB

Zenfone C ZC451CG

24.0Storage size:8GB

battery

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.battery

ZenFone 2

65.0-Battery capacity:3000mAh

ZenFone Selfie

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

56.0Battery capacity:2400mAh

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

Zenfone C ZC451CG

51.5Battery capacity:2100mAh

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.rear-camera resolution

ZenFone 2

61.7-Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

ZenFone Selfie

61.7Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

61.7Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

61.7Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

61.7Rear-camera resolution:13 MP

Zenfone C ZC451CG

27.5Rear-camera resolution:5 MP

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.front-camera resolution

ZenFone 2

50.0-Front-camera resolution:5 MP

ZenFone Selfie

71.2Front-camera resolution:13 MP

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

50.0Front-camera resolution:5 MP

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

50.0Front-camera resolution:5 MP

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

50.0Front-camera resolution:5 MP

Zenfone 2 Laser ZE550KL

50.0Front-camera resolution:5 MP

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.grip

ZenFone 2

55.7-Color:Black/Red/Gray/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):30.3 in (77 mm) x 60.2 in (153 mm) x 4.3 in (10.9 mm), Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

ZenFone Selfie

55.3Color:Pure White/Chic Pink/Aqua Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):30.3 in (77 mm) x 61.8 in (157 mm) x 4.3 in (10.8 mm), Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

64.1Color:Black/White/Red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.3 in (72 mm) x 56.7 in (144 mm) x 4.1 in (10.5 mm), Weight:5.1 oz (145 g)

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

48.9Color:Red/Gray/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):33.1 in (84 mm) x 65.0 in (165 mm) x 4.2 in (10.55 mm), Weight:6.7 oz (190 g)

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

55.6Color:Osmium black,sheer gold,glacier gray,glamor red,ceramic white, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):30.4 in (77.2 mm) x 60.0 in (152.5 mm) x 4.3 in (10.9 mm), Weight:6.0 oz (170 g)

Zenfone C ZC451CG

66.6Color:Charcoal black,pearl white,cherry red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):26.4 in (67 mm) x 53.7 in (136.5 mm) x 4.3 in (10.9 mm), Weight:5.3 oz (150 g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.screen cleanliness

ZenFone 2

85.0-Display type:IPS, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400ppi

ZenFone Selfie

85.0Display type:IPS, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400ppi

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

59.9Display type:TFT, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1280, Pixel density:293ppi

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

77.2Display type:IPS, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:367ppi

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

85.0Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400ppi

Zenfone C ZC451CG

35.1Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):480 x 854, Pixel density:217ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.performance

ZenFone 2

70.6-OS:Android, Chipset:Intel Atom Quad Core Z3580, CPU specs:2.3GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:4GB

ZenFone Selfie

80.6OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939, CPU specs:1.7GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:3GB

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL

33.5OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916, CPU specs:1.2GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:2GB

ZenFone 2 Laser ZE601KL

64.6OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon S616, CPU specs:1.7GHz+1.0GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:3GB

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML

70.6OS:Android, Chipset:Intel Atom Z3580, CPU specs:2.3GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:4GB

Zenfone C ZC451CG

5.7OS:Android, Chipset:Intel Atom Z2520, CPU specs:1.2GHz×2(Dual core), RAM size:1GB

Specifications of ZenFone 2

ZenFone 2
ImageZenFone 2
MakerASUS
BrandZenFone
Release date5/16, 2015
ColorBlack/Red/Gray/Gold
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)30.3 in (77 mm) x 60.2 in (153 mm) x 4.3 in (10.9 mm)
Weight6.0 oz (170 g)
Display size5.5 inch
Display typeIPS
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 1920
Pixel density400ppi
Battery capacity3000mAh
ChipsetIntel Atom Quad Core Z3580
CPU specs2.3GHz×4(Quad core)
RAM size4GB
Storage size64GB
Rear-camera resolution13 MP
Front-camera resolution5 MP

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