Asus Zenfone Selfie Tips, Tricks, FAQs and Useful Options

by Ganesh Mundhra 6

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Asus has recently launched a new smartphone zenfone selfie. The device comes powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor clocked at 1GHz. It has a 5.5-inch Full HD display and comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. while speaking to the camera the device comes with 13MP rear camera and 13MP selfie camera with an LED flash. If you have purchased the device then here are few tips and tricks that could help you in exploring your device with ease.

How to insert the SIM card on your Asus Zenfone selfie?

Asus Zenfone selfie is dual sim smartphone that support dual standby. To insert an SIM on your device, Switch off the device, remove the back panel. You will find two sim card slots one above the battery and other to the top right. Remove the battery and insert in SIM respective slots and put back the battery. Now keep the back panel and switch on the device. You have successfully inserted SIM on your device.

How to share your Data network via Tethering on the Asus Zenfone selfie?

Selfie Tethering

You can share the internet with others by enabling the tethering/ hotspot option on your device. To enable this on Asus Zenfone selfie, Open the settings, click on More In wireless and networks. Further click on tethering and mobile hotspot and enable the type of hotspot you want to use. In this, you can manually set the password and username of the device and also can select the type of security mode.

How to take a Screenshot on my Asus Zenfone selfie?

Press the power button along with the volume down button if you want to capture a screenshot on your device.

How to Install external apps with apk files on the Asus Zenfone selfie?

To install an external app on any device you need to enable the Unknown sources option on the device. In Asus Zenfone selfie, open the settings, click on security. Scroll down to Unknown Sources option and tap on it. This action enables the option; now you can install any number of external apps on your device.

How to customize the Quick Settings in the Notification Panel?

The quick settings in the notification panel cannot be customized on Asus Zenfone selfie.

How to use the Power saving modes on the Asus Zenfone selfie?

The power saving mode helps you to increase the battery life in case of emergency. To enable this option on your device, click on setting, scroll down to battery saver and click on that, now tap on battery saver menu and enable it by tapping on it.

How to check for the Android Updates on Asus Zenfone selfie?

Selfie Update

To check updates on Asus Zenfone selfie, open the setting, click on about phone. Further, click on system updates. The device checks for updates and if there are no updates then a messages stating device is up to date is displayed on the screen.

What are the sensors available on the phone?

Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope, Raw Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Magnetic Field, Raw Magnetic Field, Orientation, Rotation Vector, Game Rotation Vector, Linear Acceleration, Gravity, Geomagnetic Rotation Vector are some of the sensors available on this device .

Are there LED notification lights on the Asus Zenfone selfie?

Yes, LED notification lights are present on Asus Zenfone selfie.

How to use the Screen pinning feature on the Asus Zenfone selfie?

Screen pinning option is supported by every device with an Android lollipop in it. Asus Zenfone selfie comes with Android 5.0.2. So, if you want to use screen pinning option you need to enable that on your device. To enable this feature on your device, open the setting, further, scroll down to settings and tap on it, in the new list scroll down to screen pinning and tap on that to enable. Now you an pin you screen from your recent menu by tapping on the pin option on the screen. If you want to come out of the pinned screen, double tap on the back button on screen

What are the Pre-installed Apps on the Asus Zenfone selfie?

Since this device is Amazon exclusive it comes with Amazon app; Amazon Kindle preinstalled on it. The other pre-installed apps are Asus default apps, all the google supported apps, file manager, and Dr safety.

Can I Move apps from phone storage to SD card on Asus Zenfone selfie?

Yes, there is an option in Asus Zenfone selfie where you can move apps from internal storage to external storage. All you need to do is open the settings, click on the app, in the new list of apps, click on the app that you want to move. In the new list Tap on move to SD card. The app is moved from internal storage to SD card.

How much is the internal storage on the Asus Zenfone2 selfie?

Asus Zenfone selfie comes in two different variants i.e. 16GB and 32 GB as its internal storage. When you boot the 32GB variant for the first time, 25 GB internal space is available out of 32GB. And similarly for 16GB variant around 11GB of internal space in available.

How much free RAM is available on the Asus Zenfone selfie if no apps are running?

The 32 GB variant comes with 3GB RAM on it. When no apps are running on the device around 1.4GB Free RAM is available on Asus Zenfone Selfie.

What is the type of the SIM supported by Asus Zenfone2 Selfie?

Selfie SIM

Asus Zenfone Selfie is dual SIM smartphone with dual standby support. Both SIM cards to be used in this device must be MICRO SIM.

What about the camera Quality of the device?

As the name suggest Asus Zenfone Selfie, the main focus is on front camera. The device comes with 13MP front cam with dual led flash. The front cam has the face detection option that is one of the unique features of this device.

What are the benchmarking scores of the device?

After testing the device with different benchmarking tools here are few scores.

Antutu benchmark score: 36262
Vellamo Multicore score: 1599
Vellamo Metal score: 1059
Chrome Browser Score: 2127
Geekbench Single-core score: 632
Geekbench Multi-core score: 2369
Quadrant Standard score: 22657

These are the general questions which a user searches for when he purchases a new phone, if you have any other query pass them in the comment box we will get back to you.

  • Ila Jha

    heyy..i am unable to receive notifications for most of the new apps i am installing for exmple hike messenger shows new incoming msgs only when it is opened manually… 🙁 …how do i fix it?

    • Thanigai Madhavan S K

      Just enable the app in autostart manager… Worked for me…

  • Hannah Luvna

    Hi.. everytime I’m trying to use my Camera video. It shows that “Multi-dislpay is in use. Camera will not record a video”. Please help how to fix this. Thank you.

  • Aniket Roy

    What is the available RAM for the 2GB variant.. ?

  • Prabhat Kumar

    this phone is disgusting with adorable camera, the zen ui is too heavy after using 4 minimized app it gets crashed the whole screen get blanked or hanged after a couple of weeks i am diappointed with this phone pre installed app requires too much ram at last it’s left approx 450-500 mb ram which is not enough to use

  • Arpon Paul

    The light is not showing at night.what i have to do help plz
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