Asus Zenfone Max M1 vs Zenfone Max Pro M1: What’s the Difference?

Asus Zenfone Max M1 • Zenfone Max Pro M1

Asus launched two new smartphones yesterday in India which are mainly targetting the mid-range smartphone market. Considering the Max Pro M1 phone, it got the price tag of Rs. 8,999. However, let me say if you will purchase this device right now from the Flipkart, you will have to pay Rs. 7,499 only.

The all new Asus Zenfone Max M1 device has pretty much powerful internals according to its price which can handle most of the stuff easily like light-weight gaming, watching movies, do some intensive stuff like photo editing, etc. But, the most asked question right now on our desk from our readers is, what is the actual difference between Asus Max M1 and Max Pro M1. Well, here I got you. I have compared both the devices side by side and shared my thoughts on these both the devices. So, let’s dive into it.


Devices Zenfone Max M1 Zenfone Max Pro M1
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Processor Octa-core 1.4 GHz Octa-core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 32GB 32GB
Can You Expand? Yes
Up to 256GB
Up to 256GB
Rear Camera 13-megapixel (f/2.0, 1.12-micron) 13-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron)
5-megapixel (f/2.4, 1.12-micron)
Front Camera 8-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron) 8-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron)
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo
ZenUI 5.0
Android 8.1 Oreo
No ZenUI – Stock Android
Display 5.45-inches
720×1440 pixels
1080×2160 pixels
Sensors Face unlock
Compass/ Magnetometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor
Face unlock
Compass/ Magnetometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor
Battery 4000 5000
Weight 150 gm 180 gm
Colors Available Black
Midnight Black
Release Date October 2018 April 2018


Geekbench Scores

Now that you have taken a look on specifications, it’s time to take a look on their Geekbench scores which basically gives us an idea about how internal performs.

Device Name: Single-Core | Multi-Core

Asus Zenfone Max M1 (3GB variant) : 674 | 2411
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 (3GB variant) : 1347 | 4859

Well, it is clear here, the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is way faster than Max M1. Because you get better internals for the price around Rs. 10,999 (if you go with 3GB RAM variant).


I have attached Flipkart link below, so you can purchase directly from there.