Asus' $299 Zenfone 2 comes to the US tomorrow
At a press event in New York today, Asus announced that its ZenFone 2 smartphone will be available in the US starting tomorrow. The ZenFone 2 was originally announced at CES earlier this year, and is one of the few phones available in the US with an Intel processor. A phablet-sized device, the ZenFone 2 has a 5.5-inch, 1080p display and a brushed aluminum finish. It runs Android 5.0 Lollipop with Asus’ custom user interface. It will cost $299 with a lower end version available for $199.
The ZenFone 2’s design can best be described as a mish-mash of other companies’ ideas. It has the brushed finish (but plastic) of HTC’s One M9 and the rear volume rocker and flip cover with a circular cut out from the LG G4. Its curved finish is…
Source:: The Verge