ASUS ZenFone Live: First Livestream-centric Smartphone

Aside from ASUS Zenfone 3 Zoom that was launched last April 6, ASUS also unveiled the world’s first smartphone with hardware-optimized, real-time beautification technology engineered into the brand-new BeautyLive app called ZenFone Live.

With large, 1.4µm sensor pixels for 2X-greater light sensitivity and a dedicated soft-light LED flash, ZenFone Live elevates mobile livestreaming to new quality levels, ensuring clearer, brighter, and more beautiful selfie videos. ZenFone Live also has dual microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) microphones to help eliminate background noise and enhance voice pickup, an innovative five-magnet speaker and smart amplifier for powerful audio, a 2.5D curved display, and a lustrous metallic-style finish.

ZenFone Live’s all-new BeautyLive app introduces innovative real-time beautification, allowing users to create and maintain the perfect look when going live on their favorite social networking sites.

BeautyLive combines smart software algorithms and hardware acceleration to automatically smooth skin and remove blemishes. The app integrates seamlessly with Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and close to 30 more popular livestreaming services. The result is the ability to craft and broadcast instant glamor that keeps the user looking as beautiful as they want to be throughout every livestreaming session.

 

To ensure that the user’s voice is always heard, ZenFone Live has a pair of highly sensitive MEMS microphones that are expertly tuned and precisely positioned to reduce noise. This careful arrangement means that speech pick-up is crystal clear, so users are able enjoy live-streamed social media fun in total clarity — whether the backdrop is a busy street, a noisy bar, or the hustle and bustle of a shopping mall.

During the product launch, Paolo Ballesteros, a renowned Filipino internet superstar who is famous for his impersonation on local and international celebrity icons that later earned him worldwide spotlight for this make-up transformation skills. To this date, Paolo has uploaded photos of his incredible make-up transformations through his various social networking sites such as Facebook and Instagram.

“I have been using the Zenfone Live for quite some time and I must say that I’m really impressed with its camera and other key features. The livestreaming Beautification technology is something that I personally like because it captures true skin tone every time I use it. Also, the Zenfone Live allows me to showcase real-time glamor videos that’s perfect for sharing on my various social media accounts,” shares Ballesteros.

The reveal was held at the Glorietta 4 Park in a grand event that gathered current Zenfone users, smartphone and tech enthusiasts. The venue was transformed into an interactive space where participants were able to take part in activities that showcased the Zenfone Live’s video streaming capabilities and video selfie beautification technology. Various social media content creators and online celebrities from Adober Studios and Viva were also present to showcase their entertaining livestream content using the Zenfone Live.

Availability and Pricing

The ZenFone Live will be available in the Philippines this April into select ASUS kiosks, concept stores, and key authorized dealers nationwide.

STORE TYPE LOCATION
ASUS Concept Store SM Cabanatuan
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM City Baguio
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM City Rosales
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Clark
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Marilao
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Pampanga
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Tarlac
ASUS Mobility Kiosk ATC Mall Alabang
ASUS Concept Store Festival Mall 3F
ASUS Mobility Kiosk Gilmore
Zenfone Shop Glorietta
ASUS Mobility Kiosk Robinsons Ermita
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Bicutan
ASUS Concept Store SM City Marikina
ASUS Concept Store SM Fairview 3F
ASUS Concept Store SM Mall Of Asia
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Manila
ASUS Lounge SM Megamall
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM MOA
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Molino
ASUS Shop in Shop SM North EDSA
ASUS Concept Store SM North EDSA
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Ortigas
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM San Lazaro
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Southmall
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Sta. Mesa
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Taytay (temporary kiosk)
ASUS Shop in Shop Abenson Ascott
ASUS Shop in Shop Abenson Ventures Las Pinas
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Bacoor
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Calamba
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Dasma
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Lipa Batangas
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM San Pablo
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Sta. Rosa Laguna
ASUS Mobility Kiosk Dumaguete
ASUS Mobility Kiosk Robinsons Iloilo
ASUS Concept Store SM City Bacolod
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM City Cebu
ASUS Concept Store SM City Cebu
ASUS Concept Store SM Ilo-ilo
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Seaside Cebu
ASUS Mobility Kiosk CDO
ASUS Mobility Kiosk Centrio Mall CDO
ASUS Concept Store Centrio Mall CDO
ASUS Shop in Shop EMC bldg. Zamboanga
ASUS Mobility Kiosk Gaisano Mall Davao
ASUS Concept Store KCC Mall Zamboanga
ASUS Shop in Shop Limketkai CDO
ASUS Mobility Kiosk NCCC Mall Kiosk
ASUS Mobility Kiosk SM Davao Annex
ASUS Concept Store SM Lanang Premier
ASUS Shop in Shop Victoria Plaza


Check out ASUS ZenFone Live here: 
https://www.asus.com/ph/Phone/ZenFone-Live-ZB501KL/

SPECIFICATIONS

ASUS ZenFone Live

Design Aluminum-alloy finish with 2.5D glass

2.3mm bezel

120g

Display 5” HD (1280 x 720) display with wide-view technology

75% screen-to-body ratio

Blue-light filter, to reduce eye strain

PixelMaster Front Camera World’s 1st live-streaming, real-time beautification technology

Large 1.4um-pixel sensor for 2X-greater light sensitivity

Soft- light LED flash for natural skin tones

82˚ wide-view capture

f/2.2 aperture

BeautyLive technology

Beautification, HDR Pro, Low Light, Selfie modes

Rear Camera 13MP PixelMaster camera

f/2.0 aperture, 5-prism lens

Soft-light LED flash for natural skin tones

Camera features BeautyLive: World’s 1st beautification technology with Facebook & YouTube – Live!

12 different camera modes: Beautification, Low Light, Selfie, HDR Pro, Super Resolution, Night, Effect, Panorama, Time Lapse, Children, QR code, Auto

Audio Dual MEMS-microphone system with noise-canceling technology

5-magnet speaker for louder sound and less distortion

Smart amplifier technology for up to 6X-greater volume

ASUS Audio Wizard for enhanced audio

Performance Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ quad-core processor
Memory RAM / ROM 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM (microSD support up to 128GB SDXC)

100GB of Google Drive space (free for 2 years³)

Wireless Dual SIM, Dual standby (2G/3G/4G)

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Miracast, hotspot, Bluetooth® 4.0

LTE Cat. 4

GPS/AGPS/Glonass

Battery 2650mAh Li-ion battery (non-removable)
OS Android™ 6.0 with ZenUI 3.5