ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 Work Performance, Battery Life + Recharging Speed
Work Performance – PCMark
We tested the ZenFone Max Pro M1’s performance using PCMark, which simulates work applications like web browing, playing video, writing text and editing photos.
|Work 2.0||Honor 10||ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1||Samsung Galaxy S9||Samsung Galaxy A8 2018|
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 is really fast at work applications, beating even flagship smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S9 (Price Check). Only the Kirin 970-powered Honor 10 (Price Check) was faster.
Battery Life – PCMark
We then tested the ZenFone Max Pro M1’s battery performance using PCMark. It basically ran the PCMark work tests until its battery capacity dropped to 20%.
|Work 2.0||ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1||Samsung Galaxy A8 2018||Samsung Galaxy S9||Honor 10|
|Battery Life||14 hours 12 mins||12 hours 19 mins||9 hours 6 mins||8 hours 56 mins|
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The ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 (Price Check) truly has a phenomenal battery life. Its 5,000 mAh battery allowed it to beat the Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 (Price Check) by almost 2 hours (15%), and both the Samsung Galaxy S9 (Price Check) and Honor 10 (Price Check) by a whopping 5 hours (57%)![adrotate group=”1″]
Battery Recharging Performance
The ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 (Price Check) comes with a 10W fast charger. Take a look at how fast it recharged its 5,000 mAh battery.
It took the ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 (Price Check) 150 minutes (2 hours 30 minutes) to recharge its battery from 20% to 100%. This confirms ASUS’ claim that it can fully recharge its battery in 3 hours, and gives it a battery life : recharging ratio of 5.7:1.
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