ASUS has announced a much-awaited ROG gaming smartphone. Officially referred to as a ROG Phone, a device will take on other gaming smartphones like a Black Shark gaming phone, a Nubia Red Devil, and a Razer Phone.
ASUS ROG Design
The phone has a full-screen arrangement with twin front-facing speakers. The behind has a famous ROG trademark that lights adult and can be customized as we wish. The categorical pattern prominence of a phone is a 3D vapor-chamber cooling complement for gripping a device from overheating.
ASUS ROG Phone Specs
The ROG Phone has a 6-inch AMOLED FHD+ shade with a modernise rate of 90Hz and a 1ms response time. That is reduction than a Razer Phone’s 120Hz though some-more than a normal smartphone. The shade also supports HDR. Powering a phone is a Snapdragon 845 processor that is overclocked during 2.96GHz. It also has 8GB of RAM and 128GB or 512GB of storage.
There is an 8MP camera in front and a 12MP+8MP twin camera combo. This is a same camera pattern on a ASUS Zenfone 5. The ASUS ROG Phone has a 4,000mAh battery with support for ASUS HyperCharge quick charging technology. ASUS has changed a charging chip from a phone to a energy adapter to revoke a feverishness from charging.
The ASUS ROG Phone has three USB-C ports. Two on a side and one during a bottom. ASUS pronounced a reason for this is so that we can assign your device while personification though carrying to understanding with a cord (USB/headphone) adhering out during a bottom. The side ports also work as connectors for some of a accessories.
The ROG Phone has a special X Mode that can be activated by squeezing a sides of a phone. Do this and a phone stops all credentials tasks and leads all estimate energy to a diversion we are playing. When in X Mode, a phone’s UI also changes from blue to low red.
Apart from activating X Mode, dire a side of a phone (in landscape) also serves as a arrange of shoulder buttons called Airtriggers. They are user customizable.
ASUS ROG Phone Accessories
The ROG Phone is a savage on a possess though ASUS has a garland of accessories that supplement some-more facilities to a device.
- AeroActive Cooler – this is a clip-on cooling fan that comes bundled with a phone. There is an app for branch on/off a fan and modifying speed.
- Gamevice Gamepad – that looks identical to what Motorola offers for a Moto Z array with a span of shoulder buttons on any side.
- TwinView Pedestal – this comes with a second shade (6 inches too) and turns a device into a arrange of Nintendo 3DS. You can play games on one shade and discuss on a other. It also has a built-in 6000mAh battery.
- Mobile Desktop Dock – this lets we use a device as a desktop PC. There are a engorgement of ports for joining a monitor, keyboard, rodent and other peripherals. The wharf also allows we use a phone as a second arrangement for your unchanging PC.
- WiGig Dock – a 60GHz 802.11ad wharf that works with the Gamevice gamepad and lets we tide to a TV.
ROG Phone Price and Availability
There is no info with honour to cost and accessibility during a moment. Nevertheless, we do not design it to come cheap. It will substantially be a many costly of all a gaming smartphones available.