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The Taiwanese mobile manufacturer ASUS announced an entire fifth generation ZenFone portfolio featuring 18:9 display and iPhone X inspired “Notch” design at MWC 2018 held in Barcelona last month. The portfolio includes ZenFone 5, ZenFone 5z with dual camera setup alongside ZenFone 5 Lite with Quad cameras.

It’s hardly been a month and looks like the brand is ready to launch the fourth device in the ZenFone portfolio with a name ZenFone 5 Max as the alleged device bearing model number X00QD gets listed on benchmarking website Geekbench.

    ASUS ZenFone 5 Max

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Considering the listings offered by Geekbench, the device is expected to come with budget offerings. As for the aesthetics, it will come loaded with an octa-core Snapdragon 660 processor clocked at 2.2GHz mated with 4GB RAM.

Storage department is said to offer 64GB of internal storage further expandable with a microSD card. The device is expected to boot current generation Android Oreo operating system out of the box.


As for the performance, it scores 1518 points in the single-core test while in its multi-core test it manages the score of 5386 points.

The listing doesn’t reveal much other meaningful information about the upcoming smartphone but considering other reports it might flaunt a 5.7-inch Full HD+ display bearing a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio.

Moreover considering its other Zenfone siblings, it might also come with an iPhone X like “Notch”.

Finally, the device is also reportedly to get vertically inline dual-camera setup at the rear, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, and Google Cast, Bluetooth, GPS, USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm audio jack.

There is no official information regarding the availability or pricing details so far, kindly stay tuned for more emerging updates.