New Asus phone with live streaming beauty tech
For the always-on-the-go generation of today that’s hooked to social media, mobile phone brand Asus has come up with an exciting new offer.
The company has launched Asus ZenFone Live, a smartphone with live-streaming beautification technology. Yeah, you read it right. Till now you could only ‘correct’ your photographs but with this technology you can do this job while you are live-streaming your videos.
The ZenFone Live has an in-built BeautyLiveapp that lets users remove blemishes from the face, correct the contrast in the background and similar other functions when live-streaming to social media sites. What’s more, it also has Duel MEMs microphones for clearer voice quality, and a new 5-magnet speaker for better audio performance.
“Live-streaming is the in-thing. But most of the existing phones’ live videos offer poor quality’ both image and audio quality isn’t good due to which many youngsters shy away from going live. With this phone we have addressed all these issues,” says Dinesh Sharma, Director, Mobile Products, Asus India, at the launch on Wednesday, May 24.
Another important feature of this phone is its front-facing camera which is made for snapping sharper and clearer selfies. It also has soft-light LED flash that illuminates true skin tones and is equipped with wide-angle lens with an 82 degree field of view so that you can capture pictures and videos in wide angle.
Other specifications include 16GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card in a hybrid dual-SIM setup. The connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, FM radio, and GPS/ A-GPS.
The battery life is 2650mAh which can provide up to 158.8 hours of standby time, up to 24 hours of 3G talk-time and 17.1 hours of Wi-Fi browsing.
Priced at Rs 9,999, the ZenFone Live measures 141.18×71.74×7.95mm and weighs just 120 grams, so it’s literally light on your pocket.
Asus ZenFone Live comes in three colours, Rose Pink, Shimmer Gold and Navy Black, and is available across the country, at offline and online retail stores.