Fremont, CA (August 5, 2018) – ASUS today announced ZenFone Live (L1), a compact 5.5-inch entertainment-focused smartphone designed to bring fun back to mobile lifestyles.
ZenFone Live has a 5.5-inch Full View 18: 9 screen in an incredibly compact body, as small as many 5-inch phones, and offers an entertaining cinema-like entertainment experience in a comfortable form factor. The high-capacity 3000mAh battery gives users more mobile freedom than ever, giving them all-day standby with extended talk times and the ability to enjoy music or video clips anymore. It is also equipped with up to 8MP rear-view camera with phase-sensing autofocus (PDAF) and a high-quality five-element lens2, allowing users to capture amazing and memorable moments.
ZenFone Live features provide the leading convenience face unlock features for easy hands-free unlocking. It also includes dual SIM slots and a microSD slot to add up to 2TB of additional storage space. ZenFone Live is available with Android ™ Oreo® enhanced with Android Oreo (Go Edition).
The industry-friendly 5.5-inch ZenFone Live is as small and compact as many standard 5-inch phones, something that is possibly created by its large and bright ASUS Full View HD + screen. This has ultra-slight side movements and an 1
For uninterrupted entertainment, ZenFone Live is equipped with a powerful 3000mAh battery that just goes on and continues so users can dunk the world with current music, watch back and forth video or chat from dusk to dawn – if they has stamina, so has ZenFone Live!
The high capacity battery supports up to 29 hours of 3G chat, up to 4 days of music playback, video playback of up to 9 movie lengths, up to 42 days of 4G waiting time, and up to 18 hours of Wi-Fi browsing¹.
ZenFone Live is designed for maximum convenience, with leading features including face lock. This allows easy hands-free unlocking of it, a very useful feature when the user's hands are busy, wet or wearing gloves.
The backside is up to a super-sharp 8MP main camera with a 0.3-second PDAF focusing system, so ZenFone Live is always on hand to capture the magical moments of life – even the fastest. A high-quality five-element lens ensures bright, crisp and clear images in all situations.
With ZenFone Live, users do not need to carry two separate phones. The practical triple slot compartment takes two 4G LTE SIM cards², and there is also a microSD slot that supports up to 2TB of extra storage. With this amazing feature, users can have two different phone numbers and add as much storage space as they need for their music, photos, videos and other personal stuff.
¹ Usage times are calculated with current measurement and typical battery capacity. The result may vary depending on the test conditions.
² Both SIM card slots support 3G WCDMA / 4G LTE networkband, but only one SIM card can be connected to 3G WCDMA / 4G LTE services at a time.
###  AVAILABILITY AND PRICE
ASUS ZenFone Live (L1) will be available as of today for $ 109.99 USD online at Best Buy, and will be available at Best Buy shops at a later date. Please contact your local ASUS representative for further information.