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Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1

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The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 currently has an Informr score of 8.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 22 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
1.8 GHz
1.8 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
13+ MP, f/2.2
13+ MP, f/2.2
5000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Gadgets 360
Gadgets 360

The new 6GB version of the ZenFone Max Pro M1 is an extremely capable smartphone, and is well worth its Rs. 14,999 price tag. Battery life is stellar, performance is great, the software is fluid, and build quality is top-notch. The rear camera setup is also improved, and captures more more detail in...

- Shobhit Varma, Gadgets 360
Gadgets 360
Gadgets 360

Asus is going to get a lot of attention because of the pricing of the Zenfone Max Pro M1, and it's positioning itself squarely as a Xiaomi killer. The specifications match those of the Redmi Note 5 Pro, but there are a few extra perks such as the bigger battery, dedicated microSD slot, and front fla...

- Jamshed Avari, Gadgets 360
Tech Advisor
Tech Advisor

The lack of NFC lets the phone down but if this isn’t important to you then the combination of large screen, amazing battery life and stock Android Oreo should be enough for you to consider if you want to spend as little as possible on a smartphone.

- Henry Burrell, Tech Advisor
Hitech Century
Hitech Century

Superb battery life, a large screen and enhanced specifications that maximise its potential combine to make the Zenfone Max Pro (M1) 6GB worthy of consideration for those on a tight budget.

- Hitech Century

A good mid-range product from the company at an affordable price point. The smartphone offers a great value for money and an impressive spec sheet too.

- Abhinaya Prabhu, Gizbot

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Common Questions

Asus backs up the ZenFone Max Pro M1 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your ZenFone Max Pro M1 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Asus support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Asus's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.


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Screen Size

The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1's screen size is 5.99 inches with 1800 x 2160 pixels resolution.

1.8 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 Octa-core 1.8 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system (OS).

13+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 13+ MP, f/2.2 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 8+ megapixels resolution.

32/64 GB

Internal memory is 32/64 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 2000 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 5000 mAh battery. Asus's performance ratings are 2520 minutes.

ZenFone Max Pro M1 Specs

Release Date May 3, 2018
Regions Available USA
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo

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Processor Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 Octa-core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 32/64 GB
RAM 3/4/6 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.378 W/kg
Body: 1.464 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB Micro-USB 2.0
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 2000 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels, f/2.2
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Face detection, Geotagging, ISO, Panorama, White balance, HDR, Dual camera feature (5 MP 2nd camera)
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Self-portrait, Self-timer, Aperture f/2.2, HDR
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1800 x 2160 pixels
Pixel Density 409 pixels
Size 5.99 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen, Corning Gorilla Glass
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Up to 1680 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 2520 minutes
Standby Time Up to 35 days
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Deepsea Black, Titanium Gray, Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.9 x 7.6 x 0.85 cm (6.3 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 180 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): ZB601KL
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