Today, the Taiwanese multinational computer hardware and electronics company ASUS, announced the launch on the Japanese market of two new products, more precisely of the ZenFone 5 (A500KL) smartphone and of the Asus ZenWatch portable device.

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The ZenFone 5 (A500KL) comes with a 5-inch HD TFT LCD display (1.280 x 720 pixels), a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 2 GB of RAM memory, 16 or 32 GB space of internal storage, a microSD card slot up to 64 GB, a 8-megapixel rear camera, a 2-megapixel front-facing-camera and Android 4.4 KitKat operating system.

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This phone weighs 145 grams and in terms of dimensions we have 148.2 mm in length, 72,8 mm in width and 10.34 mm in thickness. As we found out a while ago, Asus will update the ZenFone 5 (A500KL) to the latest Android version (5.0 Lollipop) next year in April. The ZenFone 5 (A500KL) is priced in Japan for $247 (16GB), and $275 for the 32 GB version.

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Getting to the Asus ZenWatch, we get to know that this smartwatch offers a 1.63-inch 2.5D AMOLED display with a 320 x 320 pixel resolution, a quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, 512 MB of RAM, 4 GB space of internal storage, a 369 mAh battery and water/dust proof IP55 certification. This device is priced at $275.

via: itmedia.co.jp