January 5th 2014 3:47 pm

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CNET Jan 6, 2014

As the biggest handset of the trio, I found this 'phablet' to be too wide and unwieldy; operating it with just my thumb was out of the question. However, it's understandable that someone with bigger hands than mine will find the 6 more comfortable.

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TrustedReviews Jan 7, 2014

As with any 6-inch phone, the Asus Zenfone 6 comes into some slight handling problems thanks to its size. We imagine many of you would be better off with a Zenfone 5. However, if it's priced right in the UK this will be easily the cheapest 6-inch phone from a known brand.

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Android Authority Jan 8, 2014

On Monday Asus took to the stage to unveil quite a few new products, including three new budget devices going by the new ZenFone brand name. The largest of these Intel-powered devices is the ZenFone 6, a 6-inch handset with a starting price of just $199.

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phoneArena Jan 6, 2014

In all, Asus seems to be counting on extra sales of accessories in order to spice up what are likely some pretty low profit margins.

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GSM Arena Jan 7, 2014

The Zenfone 6 is basically an enlarged Zenfone 5 and the only differences are the bigger screen estate (though at the same 720p resolution), and the higher-resolution 13MP camera sensor. The design is exactly the same, so is the controls placement.

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9.0
kalsonchan kalsonchan

Got the preview unit and been using it for about a month. The overall experience has been good. Can get a little hot while using mobile data and viewing colourful stuff at the same time. The battery is lasting and the sound is okay. I haven't really experience any lag so far and throughout the...

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8.0
sodiko sodiko

I have read a review from gadgetbaru.com and I sure to try buy this phone. And WOW, its performance is very COOL!! But, the display is too large :D overall, nice phone. I LOVE PIXELMASTER!!!

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9.0
margaisabel margaisabel

I am totally satisfied with this phone. I highly recommend this phone. The battery lasts a whole day with a 24 hour use of the data.

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