ASUS Releases DTV Equipped Zenfone Go TV

Zenfone Go TV

ASUS has its own DTV-equipped smartphone

While phones with digital TV features have been a staple of local brands, it’s a feature that hasn’t been utilized by international brands before. Until now anyway – Taiwanese manufacturer ASUS has officially announced their new Zenfone Go TV that has, you guessed it, a digital TV tuner.

ASUS Zenfone Go TV ZB551KL

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 5.5-inch HD display, 1280 x 720 resolution
  • 16GB/32GB of storage
  • 13-megapixel rear camera with laser AF
  • 5-megapixel front camera
  • Dual SIM
  • 3G, LTE
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS, Digital TV
  • 3010mAh battery
  • Android Lollipop

Zenfone Go TV 1

The Zenfone Go TV uses a Sony IC SMT-EW100 Digital TV Tuner inside its body which allows it to pick up digital TV signals when they’re in range. Aside from the DTV feature, the Zenfone Go TV sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor under the hood, as well as 2GB of RAM, either 16GB or 32GB of storage, a 5.5-inch HD display and LTE capability. The Zenfone GO TV has been announced in ASUS’ home country of Taiwan – no word yet on local availability.

John Nieves

John is a veteran technology and gadget journalist with more than 10 years of experience both in print and online. When not writing about technology, he frequently gets lost in the boonies playing soldier.


  1. Snapdragon 400? Correct me if wrong, but isn’t that… old? Like somewhere around 2013-2014? Is it 64-bit capable?

    1. Snapdragon 400 is a 1.7Ghz dual-core (4x Qualcomm Krait 300) processor. Developed mainly for wearable devices. Some smartphones and tablets also use this processor.

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