ASUS Announces Partnership With Home Credit To Offer 0% Interest EMI On Smartphone Purchases

Schemes available for Zenfone 3 Max and Zenfone 3 range

Gurgaon (9th May 2017) – ASUS, the Taiwanese leader in mobile technology, today announced its partnership with Home Credit, one of India’s leading NBFCs, to offer interest-free EMI on smartphone purchases. Under this association, customers can avail EMI schemes of 6/7 months.

This strategic step was taken to ensure that consumers have easier access to ASUS smartphones, enabling them to live their digital lives without any hindrances. The schemes, available across Zenfone 3 Max 5.2, Zenfone 3 Max 5.5, Zenfone 3s Max, Zenfone 3 5.2 and Zenfone 3 5.5, will enable customers to purchase these smartphones with hassle-free financing options.

Commenting on the partnership, Peter Chang, Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager – ASUS India, said, “We have always believed in empowering our consumers with products that perfectly combine advanced technology and luxurious specs. We are very excited about our partnership with Home Credit. Consumers will be able to purchase our smartphones, while also giving them the freedom to select a financing option that suits them the best.”

Speaking on the collaboration with ASUS, Artem Popov, Chief Sales Officer – Home Credit India, said, “We are delighted to partner with a leading smartphone brand like ASUS. We are optimistic that our association to offer quick and easy loans at zero percent interest and easy EMI options will make buying ASUS phones much easier and convenient throughout our 8500 Points of Sale spread across over 70 cities in 15 Indian states.”

Scheme Details

 Zenfone 3 MAX 5.2Zenfone 3S MAXZenfone 3 MAX 5.5Zenfone 3 5.2Zenfone 3 5.5
Term6 Months7 Months6 Months7 Months6 Months7 Months6 Months7 Months6 Months7 Months
Down Payment2,6002,6003,0003,0005,1005,1006,6006,6008,4008,400
Processing Fee399599399599399599399599399599
Interest0000000000
Monthly Installment1,7331,4862,0001,7141,9831,7002,5672,2003,2672,800


ASUS Product Specifications:

 Zenfone 3S MaxZenfone 3 Max 5.5Zenfone 3 Max 5.2Zenfone 3 5.2Zenfone 3 5.5
DesignFront 2.5 D Glass,Premium-crafted metallic body, 75% screen to body ratioFront 2.5 D Glass,Premium-crafted metallic body, 73% screen to body ratioFront 2.5 D Glass,Premium-crafted metallic body, 75% screen to body ratioFront and rear 2.5D Arc Corning Gorilla Glasses with aluminum alloy frame, Premium-crafted metallic diamond-cut bevels
77.3% Screen to Body Ratio
Front and rear 2.5D Arc Corning Gorilla Glasses with aluminum alloy frame, Premium-crafted metallic diamond-cut bevels
77.3% Screen to Body Ratio
Battery5000 mAh Li-Poly battery,
Power bank mode for reverse charging,
Power Master App to extend battery backup
4100 mAh Li-Ion battery ,
Power bank mode for reverse charging
Power Master App to extend battery backup
4100 mAh Li-Ion battery ,
Power bank mode for reverse charging
Power Master App to extend battery backup
2650 mAh  Li-ion
Reversable Type-C connector
3000 mAh Li-ion
Reversable Type-C connector
Display,  Resolution5.2-inch HD IPS display,
Blue light Filter for eye protection
5.5-inch  FHD display,
Blue light Filter for eye protection
5.2-inch HD display,
Blue light Filter for eye protection
5.2”  FHD Super IPS+ display with 600nits brightness for execellent outdoor readibility
Bluelight filter for eye protection
5.5”  FHD Super IPS+ display :
600nits brightness for execellent outdoor readibility
Bluelight filter for eye protection
TouchFront Finger print  sensor unlock less than a SecFinger print unlock less than 0.3s, 360° recognition/ 5 fingers recognition, Multiple app integrationFinger print unlock less than 0.3s, 360° recognition/ 5 fingers recognition, Multiple app integrationFinger print unlock less than 0.2s, 360° recognition/ 5 fingers recognition, Multiple app integrationFinger print unlock less than 0.2s, 360° recognition/ 5 fingers recognition, Multiple app integration
Front Camera8 Megapixel camera8 Megapixels Camera5  Megapixel8 Megapixel8 Megapixel
Rear Camera13 Megapixel PixelMaster Camera with Dual Real tone LED Flash
& 12 different camera modes such as Manual, HDR Pro,  52MP Super Resolution Mode,Low light mode,QR Code, Children Mode, Beautification Mode, Panorama shot,Time Lapse, etc
16 Megapixels camera with f/2.0  aperture with Dual Real Tone Flash
ASUS Exclusive 0.03second TriTech AutoFocus system:
Electronic image stabilization (EIS) for steady video,
Full HD video recording
13 Megapixel PixelMaster Camera, LED Flash16MP Camera (Sony IMX298), f/2.0 aperture,Sapphire cover glass, Dual-LED real tone flash ,
OIS for steady photos, EIS for shake-free videos, 0.03s TriTech AF system, 4K video recording
16MP Camera (Sony IMX298), f/2.0 aperture,Sapphire cover glass, Dual-LED real tone flash ,
OIS for steady photos, EIS for shake-free videos, 0.03s TriTech AF system, 4K video recording
PerformanceOcta-core 64-bit processorQualcomm Snapdragon 430 Octa-core processorQuad-core 64-bit processor14nm Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Octa-core 625 2.0Ghz Processor14nm Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Octa-core 625 2.0Ghz Processor
Memory (RAM/ROM)3GB RAM, 32GB ROM3GB RAM, 32GB ROM3GB RAM, 32GB ROM3GB RAM / 32GB ROM4GB RAM / 64GB ROM
WirelessDual SIM Support (2G/3G/4G), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot CAT 4 LTEDual SIM Support (2G/3G/4G) , Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, CAT 4 LTEDual SIM Support (2G/3G/4G), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot CAT 4 LTEDual SIM Support (2G/3G/4G)
Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Up to CAT 7 LTE (300/150Mbps)
Dual SIM Support (2G/3G/4G)
Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Up to CAT 7 LTE (300/150Mbps)
Audio5- Magnet Speaker,
Dual Microphone with Noise Cancellation,
Audio Wizard for enhanced audio experience
ICEpower enhanced speaker,
Dual Microphone with Noise Cancellation
Audio Wizard for enhanced audio experience
ICEpower enhanced speaker, Dual Microphone with Noise Cancellation, Audio Wizard for  enhanced audio  experience Hi-Res Audio 192kHz/24-bit standard that is 4 times better than CD quality
New 5 Magnet Speaker for louder sound and less distortion
Hi-Res Audio 192kHz/24-bit standard that is 4 times better than CD quality
New 5 Magnet Speaker for louder sound and less distortion
OSAndroid N with ZenUI 3.0Android M with ZenUI 3.0Android M with ZenUI 3.0Android N with ZenUI 3.0Android N with ZenUI 3.0

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