Top ASUS ZenFone Selfie alternatives for around $250

You like taking selfies with your friends and are looking for a device (but not ASUS ZenFone Selfie) around $250 (RM1,080)? OK, this is the right place and you have 5 great options to choose. Check them out!


1. Sony Xperia M4 Aqua

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua was launched in March, 2015 and it has a decent combo very good cameras, including a pretty nice 13MP rear and a 5MP front-facing snapper. Though the resolution is not has high as ASUS ZenFone Selfie’s 13MP secondary shooter, many people have used and agreed that its ability of taking selfies is fantastic. And even when you want to make Skype video calls, you will very pleased with the M4 Aqua’s performance as well.

Other Sony Xperia M4 Aqua specs are 5.0-inch HD screen, a Snapdragon 615 chip, 2GB RAM, 8/16GB ROM, and a 2,400mAh battery. For the Sony Xperia M4 Aqua price, you can purchase one at $282 (RM1,220), which can cost more than the ASUS phone, but we are sure the selfies taken by M4 Aqua will not let you down.

2. Alcatel Onetouch Flash Plus

Next, we have Alcatel OneTouch Flash Plus 2. This is a very budget smartphone which is priced at RM549 here in Malaysia, but its front cam is amazing due to being capable of up to 8 megapixels. Other Alcatel Flash Plus specs also will meet your needs. Check them out in the following table:

Device Alcatel Onetouch Flash Plus
Display 5.5”, Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Thickness 8 mm
Weight 147g
Camera REAR: 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash.FRONT: 8 MP, AF
Processor Octa-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
Storage 16GB (SD Card up to 32GB)
OS Android OS, v4.4 (KitKat)
Battery Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot. Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP
SIM Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
Color Slate/ Gold

3. Blu Selfie

By the name “Selfie”, we are pretty much sure what to expect from this new product. Specifically, it is a smartphone built around the cameras: 13MP cameras on the both surfaces. Apart from that, Blu Selfie is equipped with a MediaTek MT6592 octa-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM, a 4.7-inch HD screen and a 2,300mAh battery. So, if you do not choose ASUS ZenFone Selfie, Blu Selfie can be a potential option with Blu Selfie price of $242 (RM1,045).


InFocus M330 is another selfie-centric smartphone because it owns an 8MP front shooter. Besides, it has a simple beautiful design and scores ten out of ten when bringing us a palm-friendly feeling and being lag-free, efficient performance and long battery life.

Other than the 8MP snapper, there is a 13MP rear cam with f/2.2. Both of them come with blue glass filter which enables the sensors to see things as our eyes and improve the pic quality a lot. With an Infocus M330 price of $222.2 (RM960), you can get a machine containing a 5.5-inch HD display, 2GB RAM paired with 16GB ROM, a 1.7GHz octa-core chipset, and a 3,100mAh cell.


Last but not least, Micromax Canvas Selfie A255 is also a beast in taking selfies. Along with many inbuilt beauty tools, its combo of 13MP front and rear cameras will make your pics fabulous. To be more specific, on the front, there is a soft flash and  on the back, there is a dual LED flash to help you capture things in low-light conditions.

Other Micromax Canvas Selfie A255 specs are a 4.7-inch display, a 1.7GHz Tru-Octacore processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM, and a 2,300mAh batt. And Micromax Canvas Selfie price is set at $242 (RM1,045).


Well, those are the Top ASUS ZenFone Selfie alternatives for around $250 we found on the market. What do you think about them? Do they match your desire?