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Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG

Announced: January 2014.OS: Android 4.3 Jelly Bean → 5 Lollipop. VDRD-summary: It is better not to buy!
Starting price of $120. Starting price of: 7 426 ₽. Starting price of: 4 428 ₴.
Status: Archived.
  • Screen 5" IPS LCD
  • Rear сamera 8 MP
  • Selfie camera 2 MP
  • CPU 2 cores Intel Atom Z2520
  • Memory 2 GB RAM
  • Storage 8 GB ROM
  • Memory cards up to 64 GB microSD
  • Battery 2 110 mAh
  • Thickness 10.3 mm
  • Sim Cards 2 items dual sim
All characteristics

Short description Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG

This is a smartphone on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with a not very fast processor, with a large touchscreen size, with  the usual main camera for photos and video, and the front camera here turned out to be absolutely ordinary. And Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG has such features: a slot for two SIM cards.

Versions: Intel Atom Z2520, Dual-core 1.2 GHz; Intel Atom Z2560, Dual-core 1.6 GHz.

Disclaimer. The table shows the main technical characteristics of the device. For a full list of features and capabilities of this model, see the manufacturer’s website. We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.

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Important update: this model is updated to Android version 5 Lollipop.
Check the availability of the update version in your region on the manufacturer’s website.

Android version and market relevance

The long-awaited announcement of a new smartphone from the manufacturer Asus, which took place in January 2014 (in our catalog you can see all smarphones of 2014). This is a new model Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG — dual-smartphone works on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, which can be updated to version 5.0 Lollipop.

Screen, body and battery

Briefly describe the screen and the shell of the smartphone. Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG received IPS LCD-screen measuring 5 inches. This is a good average among smartphones, with this size it is still convenient to hold in your hands and much more information is placed on the screen. It′s more pleasant to watch movies or TV shows, play games and chat in chats.

The thickness of the smartphone Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG is 10.3 mm. This model, you can call “fat”, because today many smartphones with thinner cases are already being manufactured. And in such dimensions the engineers managed to put the battery on 2 110 mAh, and this is very small.

Main camera and selfie camera

The most important thing about cameras in smartphone Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG: main camera on 8 MP, frontcamera got 2 MP. See examples of photos and videos from this smartphone to visually assess their quality.

Processor and Internal Memory

After a lot of leaks, we now know all characteristics of the Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG. The smartphone received 2-core processor on the chipset Intel Atom Z2520. RAM is built-in 2 GB.

But the most interesting is the built-in memory of 8 GB. This is the only option that is produced by the manufacturer. Looking for memory cards? There is a special slot for card format microSD up to 64 GB.

Price for Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG: buy or not to buy?

Life is fleeting, and the life of a smartphone on the mobile market in general can be compared with the life of a butterfly. And all because the producers of android-smartphones do not always want to support their devices and prefer to release a new model in six months. Therefore, our task is to help you choose the actual smartphone today, which is being sold and will be still relevant for at least the next six months. If Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG you find among DROID smartphones in our catalog, you can safely buy it now, and if you do not find it, then its better already do not buy.

However, official sales Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG began in January 2014. The manufacturer said the price of $120 without taxes and fees. With such a price level on Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG, we placed it in the price segment “Affordable smartphones from $100 to $200”.

Buy Asus Zenfone 5 A501CG you can in any store (or on the Internet, or in the electronics supermarket), we just advise you to see live on the smartphone and hold it in your hands before buying.

We picked up these models at a similar price.

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