Asus had launched different variants of Zenfone 2 a month or two back, and one of its variants Zenfone 2 ZE550ML comes at price Rs 12,999. Its new competitor is the new Xolo Black smartphone which is also priced Rs 12,999 only. Competition is going to be huge as Lenovo K3 Note is priced Rs 3,000 lesser than both of them. As Xolo Black is new in the market as compared to Zenfone 2, Xolo Black may definitely catch the attention of many people in India. Do check the comparison of Xolo Black and Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML to know that which one can be a better option. This comparison shall make you know that whether Xolo Black because of its Dual Rear Cameras is one of the best 4G smartphones or Zenfone 2 is the most preferred smartphone under Rs 13,000 .
Both Xolo Black and Asus Zenfone 2 work on Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system. Both are Dual SIM smartphones, but Xolo Black is a Hybrid Dual SIM smartphone. As the second SIM slot need to be used for a nano SIM or for a memory card, some people consider it as one of the cons of Xolo Black.
Asus Zenfone 2
5.5 inch Display with Different Resolution
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML comes with 5.5 inch HD IPS display having resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, while Xolo Black comes with 5.5 inch full HD OGS display screen which comes with resolution of 1920 x 1080. Display screen of both the smartphones is protected with Gorilla Glass.
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Processor, RAM and Storage Space
When it comes to processor, Xolo Black is powered with 64 Bit 2nd Gen Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa Core processor, while Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML comes with 1.8GHz Intel Atom Z3560 Quad Core processor. You shall be able to get good performance with both the smartphones. I think that Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Core processor will be able to provide fast performance for multi-tasking.
Both 4G Android smartphones come with internal memory of 16GB. Using microSD card you’ll be able to get external memory with both the latest Android smartphones.
Both are Provided with Best Camera Features
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML comes with rear facing camera of 13 megapixel which comes with PixelMaster technology, while Xolo Black has got Dual Rear Cameras which is a plus point. Xolo Black has got rear facing camera of 13 megapixel, while a rear facing camera of 2 megapixel also is provided especially for the purpose of depth sensing.
There is not much difference when it comes to the front camera as both Zenfone 2 ZE550ML and Xolo Black come with front camera of 5 megapixel.
Connectivity and Battery
3G,4G,Wi-Fi,Bluetooth, GPS and USB OTG are the available connectivity features with this affordable Zenfone 2 variant and Xolo Black.
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML comes with 3000 mAh battery, while Xolo Black comes with 3200 mAh battery. Asus Zenfone 2 comes with Power Turbo feature for fast charging, while Xolo Black smartphone comes with Quick Charge 1.0 for charging it 40% faster as compared to some other smartphones which charge slowly. If you’re frustrated because your smartphone is charging slowly, then it may be the right time to purchase Xolo Black or Asus Zenfone 2. You’ll need to spend more than Rs 10,000 for buying a smartphone with fast charging feature as many low budget Android smartphones take 2 to 3 hours to charge..
If you’re still confused between Xolo Black and Asus Zenfone 2, then you should definitely make the decision as soon as possible. Asus Zenfone ZE550ML may get out of stock as it has got good demand regularly. Xolo and Asus may definitely increase the competition more by launching some affordable 4G smartphones with best camera features in India. It is already known that Asus is going to launch a very affordable Android smartphones with good camera features in few days. Will you buy Xolo Black or Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML?