Asus Zenfone Max with 5.5 inch display and 5000 mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 9999

Months after displaying the Asus Zenfone Max at the recent Zenfestival in India, the company has now officially launched the handset in the country.


Asus has announced the launch of the Asus Zenfone Max, which is the company’s latest smartphone in the Zenfone series with a massive 5000 mAh battery. The device has a 5.5 inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad core Snapdragon 410 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Asus Zenfone Max has a 13 MP rear facing laser auto focus camera with real tone LED flash. There is also a front facing VGA camera. The device runs on the Android Lollipop version with a massive 5000 mAh battery. The phone has dual SIM support with 4G LTE connectivity. The handset is priced at Rs. 9999 and is available for pre-order from and Flipkart.

Speaking about the Asus Zenfone Max, Peter Chang, Region Head – South Asia & Country Manager for ASUS India, said, “Timed perfectly with the new year, ZenFone Max takes our vision of providing luxury at an affordable price further. It combines a powerful battery with an innovative camera making it the perfect utility product for users who demand performance at all times. We are sure the phone will be appreciated by our patrons and take us a step closer to repeating the success we saw last year.”

Asus Zenfone Max (ZC550KL) specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor
  • Adreno 306 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.0 Lollipop
  • 5000 mAh battery