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Android 7.0 Nougat update comes to Zenfone 3 Ultra (ZU680KL)

Most Zenfone 3 owners can enjoy Android Nougat with the recent roll outs. Add another model to the party! The Zenfone 3 Ultra is now getting the Android update starting today. Version: ZU680KL_WW_14.1010.1702.36 Release Date: March 28, 2017 There are a few notes to keep in mind which you can read about here. You can […]

Zenfone 3 (ZE552KL) now available to buy in the US from Asus online store for $299 USD

Asus is always full of surprises. To the shock of many, Asus did not initially bring the main, middle priced Zenfone 3 (ZE552KL) smartphone to the US market, yet it was released in Canada. This was likely to not change, but apparently it has! So if you’re looking for a good overall smartphone, you can […]

Zenfone 3 Zoom (ZE553KL) gets price in Malaysia via retailer listing

Multiple sources are suggesting the retail price for the Zenfone 3 Zoom (ZE553KL) in Malaysia is RM 2099.00. Keep this price in perspective because it’s not official from Asus. This is a retailer, DirectD showing a listing of this price. Price wise, we’ve seen a listing in the US for the Zenfone 3 Zoom at […]

You can buy the Zenfone Live (ZB501KL) in Taiwan now

The recently announced Zenfone Live is for sale now in Taiwan. It comes in two colors, with 2GB RAM, 16GB storage for NT$4,990. I won’t convert to USD simply because this model is not headed for North America. From what we can see, the phone also comes bundled with a handy mobile tripod. This is […]

Zenfone Live (ZB501KL) benchmarks show up on Geekbench

Originally considered the Zenfone 3 Go, Asus has rebranded this yet to be released smartphone as the Zenfone Live. The “live” aspect is indicative of the live streaming enhancements that this budget phone features. Overall the Zenfone Live (ZB501KL) is mid ranged in terms of overall specs. Official price hasn’t been revealed but it should […]

B&H has Zenfone 3 Zoom (ZE553KL) pre order – Just $329 USD

There is some odd pricing going on right now with the arrival of the Zenfone 3 Zoom. Originally it was slated to have a $399 USD price but that was before the actual launch. So this week we posted about the Amazon.com listing for a price of $406 USD which is about what we expected. […]