Asus Zenfone Selfie Vs. Micromax Canvas Selfie

The demand of smartphones with brilliant selfie camera has risen very rapidly. Following which, every smartphone manufacturer is rolling out their latest offerings added with a great selfie camera. Manufacturers like HTC, Micromax and Sony have already launched their selfie smartphones. And now, Asus has joined the competition with its all new Asus Zenfone Selfie. The computer gaint has launched this Dual-SIM Android smartphone in Computex 2015 event in Taipei.

After a launch in India, this smartphone would offer a strong competition to Mocromax Canvas Selfie. Let’s find out, which one is a better device in this comparison review.

Asus Zenfone Selfie vs. Micromax Canvas Selfie –


The Asus Zenfone Selfie has been given a 5.5-inch IPS Capacitive touchscreen display, which produce Full HD resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels at a brilliant rate of 403 pixels per inch. This display gets Olephobic coating and Corning Gorilla Glass protection for added safety. On the other side, the Micromax Canvas Selfie sports a comparatively smaller 4.7-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display, which produces HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels at 312 pixels per inch. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

While comparing, one can easily find that the Asus Zenfone Selfie has got a bigger and better Full HD (1080 x 1920) display, which gets the latest and advanced, 4th generation Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Also, the color production, viewing angles and overall experience of gaming and video playback is far better on the Asus Zenfone Selfie.

Processor & RAM

For multi-tasking and buttery performance, the Asus Zenfone Selfie gets a Cortex-A53 octa-core processor on Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 chipset. This smartphone is offered in two variants with 2GB and 3GB of RAM, coupled with Adreno 405 GPU. The Micromax Canvas Selfie has been powered by a 1.7GHz octa-core processor with Mediatek MT6592 chipset, 2GB RAM and Mali-450MP4 GPU.

Both these smartphones are added with multi-tasking capabilities and can easily run most of the high-end games and big applications without any hassle. However, the 3GB variant of Asus Zenfone Selfie would be an advantage for heavy users.

Operating System

The Asus Zenfone Selfie runs on Google’s latest Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system, which can receive the 5.1 update in future. In comparison, the Micromax Canvas Selfie runs on the Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS, which is going to be called out-dated very soon.


Going with the names, you can easily say that the USP of both the smartphones is their fron-facing camera, which is also called ‘Selfie Camera’ these days. For the same, both Asus Zenfone Selfie and Micromax Canvas Selfie feature a 13 Megapixels autofocus front-facing camera coupled with LED flash. The Asus Zenfone Selfie has got a dual-LED flash, which is an advantage.

The rear cameras on these devices are powerful too. Both get a 13 Megapixels (1080p) autofocus rear camera coupled with various features like LED flash, HDR, Panorama and more.


The Asus Zenfone Selfie would be available in two variants, with 16GB and 32GB of internal memory. The Micromax Canvas Selfie gets 16GB on-board memory. Both these smartphone support external MicroSD card for memory expansion.


The Asus Zenfone Selfie supports 4G LTE and NFC connectivity, which is missing on the Micromax Canvas Selfie. Other connectivity features are almost same on both these smartphone devices, including-

  • 3G, GPRS with EDGE
  • Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP
  • Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • MicroUSB 2.0
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack


Asus Zenfone Selfie – 3000mAH Li-Po Battery

Micromax Canvas Selfie – 2300mAH Li-Ion Battery

Price In India

Asus Zenfone Selfie – Expected Price in India – Rs. 17,999

Micromax Canvas Selfie – Price in India – Rs.13,999


If we have to pick one smartphone out of these two, the Asus Zenfone Selfie will be our choice. It has got everything better than the Micromax Canvas Selfie. In this comparison review, the Canvas Selfie never gave a competition to the Asus Zenfone Selfie in terms of any hardware, feature or operating system. However, the Micromax Canvas Selfie is far cheaper as compared to the expected price tag of the Zenfone Selfie.

Hence, the final decision remains in the hands of buyer. Both these Dual-SIM Android smarphone can be your next selfie master. If you can wait and are ready to spend, the Asus Zenfone Selfie is totally worth your money.

Asus Zenfone Selfie Vs. Micromax Canvas Selfie 5.00/5 (100.00%) 3 votes
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