asus-zenfone-max-m2 Asus Zenfone Max (M2)
Asus Zenfone Max (M2) VS. Asus Zenfone Max Pro (M1)
asus-zenfone-max-pro-m1 Asus Zenfone Max Pro (M1)

Asus Zenfone Max (M2) vs. Asus Zenfone Max Pro (M1)

September 17, 2019
Bottom line: Which one is better?

In this review of M1 vs M2, Asus Zenfone Max (M1) is better as it has higher pixel density, high battery power, newer Bluetooth version, 128GB expandable memory, faster GPU speed, higher resolution and higher pixel density.


Dimensions; Asus Max (M2) has 158.4 x 76.3 x 7.7 mm whereas Asus Max (M1) is 159 x 76 x 8.5 mm

Weight; Asus Max (M2) is 160g while Asus Max (M1) is 180g

Bottom Line design
Asus Max (M2) is better.


Type; both phones have IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

Screen size; Asus Max (M2) is 6.26” while Asus Max (M1) is 5.99”

Resolution; Asus Max (M2) has 720 x 1520px while Asus Max (M1) has 1080 x 2160px

Pixel density; Asus Max (M2) has 269ppi while Asus Max (M1) has 404ppi

Bottom Line display
Asus Max (M1) is better.


Chipset; Asus Max (M2) has Qualcomm SDM632 Snapdragon 632 (14nm) while Asus Max (M1) has Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 (14nm).

CPU; Asus Max (M2) has Octa-core (4×1.8GHz Kryo 250 Gold & 4×1.8GHz Kryo 250 Silver whereas Asus Max (M1) has Octa-core 1.8GHz kryo 260

GPU; Asus Max (M2) has Adreno 506 while Asus Max (M1) has Adreno 509

Expandable memory; Asus Max (M2) and Asus Max (M1) have up to 1TB

Internal; Asus Max (M2) has 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM whereas Asus Max (M1) has 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM.

Bottom Line hardware & performance
Asus Max (M1) is better.


Main camera; Asus Max (M2) and Asus Max (M1) have 13MP

Physical aperture; Asus Max (M2) has F1.8 while Asus Max (M1) has F2.2

Features; Asus Max (M2) and Asus Max (M1) have LED flash, HDR and panorama.

Video; Asus Max (M2) has 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps whereas Asus Max (M1) has 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps

Front camera; Asus Max (M2) and Asus Max (M1) have 8MP

Aperture size; Asus Max (M2) has F2.0 while Asus Max (M1) has F2.2

Features; Asus Max (M2) has LED flash, HDR while Asus Max (M1) has LED flash

Video; both phones have 1080p@30fps

Bottom Line camera
the two phones have the same camera features.


Loudspeaker; both phones have loudspeakers

FM radio; both phones have FM radios

Audio jack; the two phones have 3.5mm audio jacks

Bottom Line audio
the two phones have the same audio features.


Capacity; Asus Max (M2) has 4000mAh while Asus Max (M1) has 5000mAh

Bottom Line battery
Asus Max (M1) is better.


Wi-Fi; both phones have 802.11 b/g/n

Bluetooth; Asus Max (M2) has 4.2 while Asus Max (M1) has 5.0

GPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS

NFC; Asus Max (M1) has NFC

Sensors; the two phones have fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass. Asus Max (M1) has light sensor.

Bottom Line connectivity & features
Asus Max (M1) is better.

Asus Max (M1) is a better smartphone in this review as it has great useable features than Asus Max (M2).

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