Back in January at this year's CES,
Asus announced the Zenfone Zoom (ZX550), describing it as
"the thinnest smartphone with a 3x optical zoom lens yet". While the
device is yet to be released, another Zenfone Zoom series variant carrying a
model number of Z00XSB has been spotted at TENAA, revealing similar design and
the TENAA listing, this new variant is powered by a quad-core 2.3GHz CPU, and
sports a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixel resolution) IPS display. It has 4GB RAM
and 64GB expandable internal memory.
In terms of
camera, the Zenfone Zoom (Z00XSB) features a 13MP rear unit and a 5MP front
shooter. Weighing in at 185 gms and measuring 158.9 × 78.84 × 11.95 (mm), the
handset runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box. Connectivity options include
GSM, TD-SCDMA, TD-LTE, LTE FDD, WCDMA, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB, while color
options include black and white.