Asus ROG Phone 2 went on sale at 12 A.M today on Flipkart in the Big Billion Sale. Now the stocks have been sold out as per Flipkart and the next sale for the smartphone will be held on October 8, 2019.
Asus ROG Phone 2 comes in two variants – 8GB RAM + 128GB storage priced at Rs 37,999 and 12GB RAM + 512GB storage is priced at Rs 59,999. The 8GB variant comes with 18W charger and AeroCase while the 12GB RAM with 512GB storage variant comes with 30W fast charger and AeroActive Cooler II in the box.
Flipkart listing reveals that only 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant will be available for purchase for the sale on October 8 while there is no mention about the availability of the 12GB RAM + 512GB storage variant.
Asus ROG Phone 2 is backed by a 6.59-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels along with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection. The gaming phone features 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz response time along with 108 per cent DCI-P3 colour gamut. The display also features 100,000:1 contrast ratio along with Delta E. It comes with an optical under-display fingerprint scanner.
Asus ROG Phone 2 runs on Android 9.0 Pie, which is based on ROG UI and it is backed by a 6000mAh battery with 30W HyperCharge fast charging technology. There is a side-mounted connector through which one can attach different gaming accessories to the gaming smartphone.It is powered by 2.96GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor along with Adreno 640 GPU coupled with 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant and 12GB RAM + 512GB UFS 3.0 storage options.
For the photography, the phone is loaded with a dual-camera setup, which comes with a combination of 48-megapixel primary lens along with a 13-megapixel wide-angle lens with a 125-degree field of view. For the front, the company has added a 24-megapixel selfie shooter. There is dual front-facing stereo speakers with DTS:X Ultra. The smartphone also comes with a dedicated ultrasonic AirTriggers with faster haptic response rate and vibration latency of 20ms, and you no longer have to raise your fingers before tapping.