Asus Zenfone 5 A500CG specification and prices
The Zenfone 5 A500CG by Asus was announced on January 2014 and the first offers appeared on April 2014. This phone belongs to the lowest price range: the Asus Zenfone 5 A500CG cost in USA for now is $94.50. The device is on sale from carriers including AT&T Wireless, Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, Metro PCS as well as retailers like RadioShack, Wal-Mart.
The device runs on the most popular platform on the market for now - Android OS. Zenfone 5 A500CG was produced with the already old for today Android version: 4.3 (Jelly Bean). It means that the device owner will not be able to play the latest games and run the latest apps with this default OS version. The model is equipped with Dual-core 2.0 GHz CPU that shows a very high performance. It has 2 GB RAM that is enough for normal usage.
This phone has nice 8 megapixel primary camera. It will produce photos and videos of a good quality but you won't be able to get really stunning images. To make really great photos Specspro advices you to check the Asus flagship Zenfone AR ZS571KL. The camera has aperture size 2. It is a rather large aperture for a mobile and it will allow the Asus Zenfone 5 A500CG to let in more light to capture satisfactory quality photos in dark rooms. Primary camera of Zenfone 5 A500CG can film full HD high quality video, which image is not so awesome as 4K but is also very bright and clear.
The Zenfone 5 A500CG has a standard 5 inch display size. It means that a lot of users will not have any difficulties use the cell phone with one hand. Such display size has great benefits in compare to the smaller one: it's more convenient to use the screen as a viewfinder , better for video chatting and great for browsing the web.
This model has non-removable Li-Po 2110 mAh battery, which will guarantee up to 353 hours of standby time and about 18 hours of talk time. It is satisfactory battery life results.
The mobile phone's weight is 145 grams (5.11 oz), it is 148.2 mm (5.83 in) high, 72.8 mm (2.87 in) wide and has a 10.3 mm (0.41 in) depth what means that this phone is thick.
You can buy Zenfone 5 A500CG in Charcoal Black, Pearl White, Cherry Red, Champagne Gold or Twilight Purple colors.
Internal Storage & RAM
- 2014, January
- Available. Released 2014, April
- Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
- Intel Atom Z2580
- Dual-core 2.0 GHz
- PowerVR SGX544MP2
- 8 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash
- 2 MP, f/2.4
- 5.0 inches
- 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)
- IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Non-removable Li-Po 2110 mAh battery
- About 353 h
- About 18 h 30 min
- 148.2 x 72.8 x 10.3 mm (5.83 x 2.87 x 0.41 in)
- 145 g (5.11 oz, 0.32 lb)
- Dual SIM
- Charcoal Black, Pearl White, Cherry Red, Champagne Gold, Twilight Purple
- 8/16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM
- microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- v4.0, A2DP, EDR
- Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- microUSB v2.0
- Accelerometer, proximity, compass
- SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
- GSM / HSPA
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps
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