Asus new ROG gaming phone comes with a 90Hz display and customized Snapdragon 845 chipset

ROG phone

Asus just surprised the smartphone industry by launching its first gaming phone under the ROG branding. After being one of the leading gaming computer manufacturers, Asus’s ROG series has been migrated to the smartphone devices.




Check out the specifications below: (source: gsmarena)

NETWORK Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
LAUNCH Announced 2018, June
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, Q3
BODY Dimensions 158.5 x 76.2 x 8.6 mm (6.24 x 3.00 x 0.34 in)
Weight 200 g (7.05 oz)
Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass) & aluminum frame
SIM Nano-SIM
– 3 Ultrasonic pressure sensitive zones
DISPLAY Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.0 inches, 92.9 cm2 (~76.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes, up to 10 fingers
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
– 108.6% DCI-P3 color gamut
– Wide Colour Gamut
– HDR display
– 90 Hz (1ms pixel response time)
– ROG Gaming UI
PLATFORM OS Android 8.1 (Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
CPU Octa-core (4×2.96 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
GPU Adreno 630
MEMORY Card slot No
Internal 128/512 GB, 8 GB RAM
CAMERA Primary Dual: 12 MP + 8 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps
Secondary 8 MP
SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
– 24-bit/192kHz audio
– DTS Headphone:X
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ad, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; accessory connector
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
– Fast battery charging 20W (Quick Charge 4+)
– MP4/WMV/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
MISC Colors Black

 

A quick hands-on review:

There is no official statement on the price and launch date of the Asus ROG phone.
Stay tuned for the updates.

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