ASUS Introducing Pegasus 5000

ASUS has officially revealed its latest and greatest mid-range product, as well as the latest member joining the Pegasus family, the Pegasus 5000, delivering a successor to the Pegasus X002 that offers a bigger screen and upgraded specs at an affordable price tag.

The Pegasus 5000 features 5.5-inch 1080p display, MediaTek MT6753 64-bit Octa-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz, Mali-T720 GPU, 2/3GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, microSD card, 13MP shooter and 5MP front-facing camera, 4850mAh battery, 4G connectivity with Dual-SIM and Cat.4 support, White or Gold color options, and Android 5.1 Lollipop.

The ASUS Pegasus 5000 will be available in China starting at CNY 1299 (about $198) for the base model, while the higher-end one will go for CNY 1799 (about $273).