Asus has just launched its Rog Phone in India. It was first unveiled back in August and is already up for order in UK and US.
The phone is 8.6mm thick and weighs 200 grams. It has 6-inch AMOLED screen with 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution and is powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform.
It has 8GB RAM, 128GB storage and a decent 4000mAh battery for long hours of gaming. To top it off, fast charging is also supported. The Asus Rog phone features in dual front facing speakers, smart Amplifier and Hi-Res audio.
The phone houses 8MP selfie camera at the front. A dual camera setup is placed at the back which includes 12MP and 8MP shooters. Most of connectivity options are supported as well.
ASUS ROG Phone specifications
- Dimensions: 158.8 x 76.2 x 8.6 mm / Weight: 200 Grams
- Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo OS with ROG Gaming UI
- Display: 6-inch AMOLED display with 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution, 18:9 aspect ratio, 90Hz refresh rate, 1ms pixel response time, 108.6% DCI-P3 color gamut, 10000:1 contrast ratio, 10-point multi-touch, glove touch, include image processing chip support for HDR display
- Chipset: 2.96GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU
- RAM: 8GB LPDDR4
- Storage: 128GB / 512GB UFS 2.1
- Front Camera: 8MP with F/2.0 Aperture
- Rear Cameras: 12MP primary rear camera with LED Flash, 1/2.55-inch Sony IMX363 dual pixel sensor, f/1.8 aperture, 83° field of view, PDAF, 4-axis, optical image stabilization, AI Scene Detection and 1.4µm pixel size. 8MP secondary rear camera with 120-degree wide angle lens.
- Battery: 4000 mAh with 30W Quick Charge 4.0 / PD 3.0 and 10V/3A fast charging, Supports ASUS HyperCharge direct charging
- Audio: dual-front facing 5-magnet speakers, dual NXP9874 smart Amplifier, Triple microphone with ASUS noise reduction technology, Hi-Res audio, DTS Headphone:X 7.1 virtual surround (headphone)
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ad, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz) 2X2 MU-MIMO, Bluetooth V5.0, USB Type-C (Supports USB 3.1 Gen 1), NFC, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou and FM Radio
- Sensors: Accelerometer, e-compass, proximity sensor, Hall sensor, ambient-light sensor, fingerprint sensor, gyroscope, 2 x ultrasonic AirTrigger sensors
The Asus Rog Phone price in India is Rs. 69999. It will be available online exclusively at Flipkart. You canbalso get it on 12months no cost EMI option. Flipkart mobile protection is available for Rs. 998 (woth Rs. 5999). The Professional Dock will sellbfor Rs. 5,499, GameVice (Joy stick) is costs Rs. 5,999, TwinView Dock is priced at Rs. 21,999, Desktop Dock goes at Rs. 12,999 and the ROG Phone Case is priced at Rs. 2499.