I was invited to the Zenfone Festival on 6th of August 2015 and to have a Q & A round with non other than the Asus Chairman Mr Johnny Shih who Announced the launch of the latest Zenfone and Zenpad Models at the Zenfestival in New Delhi. Bollywood Actress Sonakshi Sinha was also there to announce the Launch of Zenfone Selfie..
Delhi was super excited for this super event and even in the rains everybody made it to the “Jawarharlal Nehru Stadium” just to attend the Zen Festival.
Look At The Crowd Behind Me!! HouseFull.....
The show started with the performance featuring flying drummers and lights show and with two acrobats center stage, it was spectacular!!! Much more entertaining than any filmfare awards function. The drummers were so talented that they casted a spell on the stage and nobody could keep their eyes off them!! Thank god, I got VIP seats, and the entire stadium was housefull!!
After 20 minutes of drumming, Channel V - VJ Cyrus started hosting the show with his usual style. Desperately trying to entertain the audience however it was Mr. Johnny Shih himself who gave a spectacular start to the show. He said “Namaste india” and the audience went wild cheering for him, without wasting anytime he mentioned his gratitude to the people of India and launched three new Asus Zenfones and Zenpads one after the another in detail.
Zenfones Launched: Zenfone 2 Deluxe, Zenfone Selfie, Zenfone 2 Laser, Zenpad 7.0 and Zenpad 8.0 now available in India.
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Phones Launched at #Zenfestival 2015
Zenfone 2 Deluxe:
Zenfone 2 Deluxe (ZE551M L) delivers powerful all round performance and beauty in abundance, with a goergeous new multifaceted polygonal finish accentuating the signature Zenfone 2 Ergonomic Arc Design. Zenfone 2 Deluxe features a 5.5 Inch Full Hd Display Screen, 13 MP/5MP Pixelmaster Cameras, 2.3GHZ 64bit Intel Atom Processor with 4GB RAM and 4G/LTE Connectivity. Zenfone 2 Deluxe also features ASUS Boost Master fast charge technology for 60% capacity in just 39 minutes. As with all other Zenfone Models, Zenone 2 Deluxe includes the latest ZenUI- The worlds forst fully customizable mobile interface – and Tread Micro security software for safe web browsing.
Launch Price: Rs 22,999/-
Zenfone2 Laser: See at the speed of light:
Zenfone 2 Laser models all benefit from a powerful 13 MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture lens to capture stunning, high resolution photos with zero shutter lag – augmented by laser auto focus technology that empowers users to capture clarity in just 0.3 seconds. Available in 5 inch (ZE500KL), 5.5 Inch (ZE550KL), 1.4 Ghz AND 6.0 Inch (ZE601KL) versions with upto 1920 x 1080 – pixel Full HD resolution, Zenfone 2 Laser also incorporates the latest and toughest Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It boasts an up to octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with upto 3GB of fast memory for unwavering performance.
Launch Price: Rs 9,999/-
Zenfone Selfie: See the Perfect You
Zenfone Selfie (ZD551KL) is a trailblazing fusion of fashion, technology and craftsmanship that lets users see their perfect selves, with dual 13MP PixelMaster front and back cameras, dual-colour, dual-LED Real Tone Flash both front and rear, plus laser auto focus or ultra-fash shots with complete clarity. 3 GB RAM 1.7 GHZ, Quad Core processor.
Zenfone Selfie’s Ergonomic Arc design and intuitive rear key makes capturing selfies easier than ever, with live digital cosmetics to apply some magical glamour –all enjoyed instantly on the stunning 5.5 inch Full HD Display. To read more specification on Zenfone Selfie visit this link
Launch Price: 15,999/-
I was Super excited when the Zenfone Selfie was to be announced and the audience just couldn’t belive the specifications of the phone and the center of attraction of the show Sonakshi Sinha was called on stage to take a selfie. It was serious fun!!
Zenfone Max Announced:
The New Zenfone Max (ZC550KL) was announced which will launched in October, with its incredibly long lasting high capacity 5000mAh lithium – polymer battery that gives user an unprecedented amount of mobile freedom.
Zenfone Max has a bright and clear 5.5 inch IPS Display with wide viewing angles, protected by the latest Corning Gorilla Glass 4 for unrivalled scratch resistance, strength and everyday durability. At the heart of Zenfone Max is powerful yet power efficient 64 bit Qualcomm snapdragon 410 processor with upto 2GB of RAM. Zenfone Max features a 13MP/5MP Pixel Master camera with a wide f/2.0 aperture, and the rear camera also boasts laser auto focus for sharp, near instant shots.
Also Zenpad 7.0 and Zenpad 8.0 wear launched price ranging from 14,999/- to 17,999/-
The official mascot of ASUS Zenny the Owl was also invited on the stage once the launch was over and it really did bring a huge smile on audiences face, since it was a really long show, this was a icebreaker, Sonakshi Sinha was also welcomed back on the stage with Mr Johnny Shih, PeterChang, Jen Chaung and other important members of ASUS.
Once the show was over I was invited for an exclusive Q&A with Mr Johnny Shih, where I guess I was only Fashion, Beauty and Lifestyle Blogger in India and all others were serious techies of ZENTALK!! I also got an opportunity to ask Mr. Shih a question personally get a Picture clicked with the him. The Brains and The ZenMaster!!
Country Head India, Mr.Peter Chang, Me and the Chairman ASUS Mr. Johnny Shih
The show lasted for more than 4 hours and the best part was the display of the all phones and zen pads launched outside the auditorium. Where you could use the superpowers launched in show personally.
Thanks for the Lovely Gifts Mr Shih!!
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