Asus Zenfone 5 Lite Specifications, Price and Features

The Asus Zenfone 5 Lite was among the phones that was introduced by the brand during their press conference at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018. The phone is an entry-level model in the Zenfone 5 family. I had earlier discussed about the Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 5z, so this time we shall be looking at the Asus Zenfone 5 Lite specifications, price, features and more.

Asus Zenfone 5 Lite Specifications, Price and Features

Asus Zenfone 5 Lite Features

The Asus Zenfone 5 Lite has four cameras, two of them with a 120-degree wide-angle field-of-view, one on each side. The main rear camera has 16MP sensor, f/2.2 aperture with phase detection autofocus and 80-degree field-of-view. The main selfie snapper has a 20MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture, part using the Sony IMX376 sensor and boasting an 85.5-degree field-of-view.

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The Asus Zenfone 5 Lite also came with a 6 inch 2160 x 1080 display, and an 80.3% screen-to-body ratio, which is still cool for a “lite” version. You can buy the Zenfone 5 Lite with either Qualcomm Snapdragon 430, or the Snapdragon 630, all depending on your choice. The later variant gives you the option to record 4K videos with your main rear camera, and you also get support for 5GHz Wi-Fi band, whereas that of the SD430 limits you to 1080p and 2.4GHz.


The RAM/Storage options available for the Asus Zenfone 5 Lite are 3GB/32GB or 4GB/64GB. The phone has a dual SIM and also an extra microSD slot for expanding your internal storage. You will also find a fingerprint scanner located at the back of the Asus Zenfone 5 Lite.

The Asus Zenfone 5 Lite also came with a 3300mAh battery that charges via microUSB, NFC, FM radio, and 2.5D curved glass both on the front and c=back of the device. The phone runs on Android Oreo with Asus ZenUI 5.0 on top, and it will be available in Moonlight White, Rouge Red, and Midnight Black.

Asus Zenfone 5 Lite Specifications


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE



Announced 2018, February
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, March



Weight 168 g (5.93 oz)
Build Front/rear glass, aluminum frame
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)



Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.0 inches, 92.9 cm2
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
  – ZenUI 5.0



OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm SDM630 Snapdragon 630 or Qualcomm SDM430 Snapdragon 430
CPU Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53 or Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 508 or Adreno 505



Card slot microSD, up to 400 GB (dedicated)
Internal 64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 4 GB RAM



Primary Dual: 16 MP (f/2.2, 26 mm) + Unknown MP (12mm), gyro EIS, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps (SDM630 only), 1080p@30/60fps
Secondary Dual: 20 MP (f/2.0, 23 mm) + Unknown MP (12mm), gyro EIS, LED flash



Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
  – Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic



WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct, hotspot (SDM630)
Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot (SDM430)
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0



Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML
  – MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
– MP4/H.264 player
– Document viewer
– Photo editor



  Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery



Colors Midnight Black, Moonlight White, Rouge Red

Asus Zenfone 5 Lite Price

The Asus Zenfone 5 Lite Price is yet to be announced. You will get an update right here once it has been announced officially.

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