The popular Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 is all set to get a successor. The Taiwanese company has confirmed through its Indonesian Twitter handle that it will be launching the ZenFone Max Pro M2 smartphone on December 11th in Indonesia. The company is yet to confirm the specs of the smartphone. However, a leaked render as well as key specs of the phone have already surfaced through different sources.
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Aduh, kucingnya ke injek!?#ZenFoneMaxProM2ID #FreedoM2Play #LebihMendingZenFone #NextGenerationGaming pic.twitter.com/yCF42jolvD
— ASUS Indonesia (@ASUS_Indonesia) November 16, 2018
The official tweet shown above features the #ZenFoneMaxProM2ID hash tag and an M2 logo which confirms that the device will be launching on December 11th. The tweet also reveals that the handset will be a gaming phone.
ZenFone Max Pro M2 Render
XDA Developers has come across a Google Play Console listing of an Asus phone with the model number ASUS_X01BD_1. The listing contains a low resolution image of the phone and it reveals that it is equipped with 6 GB of RAM.
The above image shows that the phone is equipped with a notched display. The icons present on the screen of the phone suggests that it will deliver a near stock experience of Android 8.1 Oreo. Hence, it is being speculated that it could be the upcoming ZenFone Max Pro M2.
ZenFone Max Pro M2 Specifications
In the previous week, notable gadget tipster Roland Quandt shared the key specs of the ZenFone Max Pro M2. The smartphone is expected to arrive with a 6-inch screen that will produce Full HD+ resolution. The Snapdragon 660 chipset will be fueling the smartphone.
The phone may arrive in 64 GB and 128 GB storage variants, and both are expected to be equipped with 4 GB of RAM. The Google Play Console listing of the phone revealed that the phone may arrive in a 6 GB RAM option too.
One of the enticing features of the ZenFone Max Pro M2 will be its rear-mounted triple camera system. The configurations of the three lenses are not available yet. For shooting selfies, the smartphone will be fitted with a 13-megapixel selfie snapper.
The leaked specs of the Max Pro M2 did not carry any information on its battery. However, it is very likely to come with a massive battery since its predecessor, the ZenFone Max Pro M1 was packed with 5,000mAh unit.
There is no confirmation on the Indian launch of the ZenFone Max Pro M2. Its predecessor was a worthy rival for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. Xiaomi will be launching the Redmi Note 6 Pro in India on November 22nd. The leaked specs of the Max Pro M2 suggests that it will one of the strongest rivals to the device.