Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) Specs and Price

Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1)

The Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) has an 18:9 aspect ratio, great design and cool specs. This smartphone from Asus deserves your attention.

Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) Key Specs and Features

  • 5.7-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2160 X 1080 pixels (424 ppi)
  • Octa-core MediaTek MT6750T CPU with 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM
  • 64GB/32GB/16GB built-in storage, up to 256GB with a memory card
  • Dual 16MP + 8MP camera and an 8MP front camera
  • 4G LTE
  • Fingerprint sensor (rear)
  • 4, 130mAhnon-removable Li-Po battery

Design and Display

The Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) looks more than it costs. The build quality here appears genuinely solid. Also, the smartphone is quite svelte for a smartphone carrying such big battery.

Also, viewing on the smartphone is quite an experience with a slightly large colourful display. The Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) has a 5.7-inch screen having a 2160 X 1080 pixels display. This type of display that can only be found in the top tier mid-range category.

Battery and Camera

The Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) has an ample power supplied by the 4, 130mAh battery. The smartphone also has a quick charge feature alongside reverse charge capability which means you can charge other smartphones with it.

It has a dual camera which offers sharp crisp photos. The rear snapper consists of a 16MP and 8MP camera while there is an 8MP camera for selfies at the front.

Hardware and Software

Talking about what really runs the show, the smartphone comes with a mid-range chipset. However, this is enough for a smooth operation thanks to the Octa-core MediaTek MT6750T CPU and a Mali-T860 GPU in charge of graphics.

The smartphone has three variants. There is a 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM model that comes with 16GB/32GB/64GB respectively. This gives you enough options to choose from according to the price tag. It happens to have the Android 7.0 with their own skin on top pre-installed.

Pricing and Availability

The Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) is available for sale and would cost up to 130, 000 naira depending on the variant and your location.

Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) Specs

General Features

  • Platform: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Processor: Octa-core 4 x 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4 x 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53 (MediaTek MT6750T)
  • GPU: Mali-T860
  • Memory: 2GB/3GB/4GB
  • Colours: Sunlight Gold, Azure Silver, Deepsea Black
  • Dimension: 152.6 x 73 x 8.8 mm
  • Weight: 160g
  • SIM Type: Nano sim
  • SIM Count: Dual sim


  • Display: 5.7-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2160 X 1080 pixels (424 ppi)
  • Screen Protection: –


  • Rear Camera: Dual 16MP + 8MP camera, 1080p [email protected]
  • Rear Camera Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • Front Camera: 8MP camera, [email protected]


  • Built-in Storage: 16GB/32GB/64GB
  • Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256GB
  • Bundled Cloud Storage: –

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X: –
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: –
  • 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yea, 42.2/5.76 Mbps
  • CDMA EVDO: –
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yea, v4.2 with A2DP, LE
  • NFC: –
  • Infrared Blaster: –
  • USB Port: MicroUSB 2.0


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: –


  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
  • Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, A-GPS, GPS, GLONASS
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: –
  • SpO2: –
  • Pedometer: –
  • Heart Rate Monitor: –
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (rear)
  • Iris Scanner: –
  • Face Unlock: –
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: –
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
  • Voice Control: –

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: –
  • Wireless Charging: –
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: –
  • Water Resistant: –
  • Dust Resistant: –
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes


  • Battery: 4, 130mAh non removable Li-Po battery
  • Talktime: –
  • Standby Time: –
  • Fast Charging: Yes


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