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New Zenfone Zoom variant (ASUS_Z00XSB) passes through TENAA

Back in January at this year’s CES, Asus announced the Zenfone Zoom (ZX550), describing it as “the thinnest smartphone with a 3x optical zoom lens yet”. While the device is yet to be released, another Zenfone Zoom series variant carrying a model number of Z00XSB has been spotted at TENAA, revealing similar design and specs.

According to the TENAA listing, this new variant is powered by a quad-core 2.3GHz CPU, and sports a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixel resolution) IPS display. It has 4GB RAM and 64GB expandable internal memory.

In terms of camera, the Zenfone Zoom (Z00XSB) features a 13MP rear unit and a 5MP front shooter. Weighing in at 185 gms and measuring 158.9 × 78.84 × 11.95 (mm), the handset runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box. Connectivity options include GSM, TD-SCDMA, TD-LTE, LTE FDD, WCDMA, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB, while color options include black and white.