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PC maker Asus has launched a new smartphone Pegasus 2 Plus in China.

The Asus Pegasus 2 Plus is said to be the upgraded version of the 2014 budget handset Pegasus X002 and going by the specifications of the new device, it has improvements in almost all aspects.

The Pegasus 2 Plus sports a 5.5-inch full HD screen and runs on the latest Android v5.1.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box.

Under the hood, it comes packed with 64-bit class Snapdragon 615 Octa-core processor backed by Adreno 405 graphics engine, 3GB RAM and a 3030 mAh battery.

It also boasts of a 13mp camera on the back with LED flash and an 8mp snapper on the front, decent enough to capture a good selfie.

Asus Pegasus 2 Plus availability details:

According to Mobile-163, the Asus Pegasus 2 Plus will be retailed initially in China in two colour variants - rose gold and white. However, details regarding the price and release date of the device are still under wraps.

Key Specifications of Asus Pegasus 2 Plus:

Model Asus Pegasus 2 Plus
  • 5.5-inch full HD (1920x1080p) screen
  • Pixel density: 441 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with Zen UI
Processor 64-bit class Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 series Octa-core CPU
GPU Adreno 405
Storage capacity 32GB (expandable via microSD card)
  • Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with LED flash, full HD video recording
  • Front: 8.0-megapixel camera
Battery 3030 mAh
Network 4G-LTE
Add-ons Dual-SIM slots, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n; Dual band), A-GPS
Colour options Rose Gold and White