Asus has today announced the launch of its latest gaming smartphone, the ROG Phone 2 in India. The smartphone comes with a host of interesting features and top-of-the-line specifications. Let's take a closer look at the 13 things about ROG Phone 2.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Price and Availability
The smartphone comes in two variants - 8GB RAM + 128GB storage priced at Rs 37,999 and 12GB RAM + 512GB storage is priced at Rs 59,999.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Display
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.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Design
The smartphone comes loaded with a glass design and the back panel comes with improved heat pipe for better heat management. There is a side-mounted connector through which one can attach different gaming accessories to the gaming smartphone.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Hardware
The smartphone is powered by a 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.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Software
Asus ROG Phone 2 runs on Android 9.0 Pie, which is based on ROG UI. There is a Armory Crate application, which allows to customise various settings for enhanced gameplay experience.
Asus ROG Phone 2: AirTriggers 2
The major highlight of the smartphone are the new AirTriggers 2, which can be customised in Armory Crate application.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Aura Sync Light
The smartphone also features new Aura Sync Lighting, which is emits different colours from the ROG logo situated at the back panel.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Rear Camera
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.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Front Camera
For the front, the company has added a 24-megapixel selfie shooter.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Battery
It is backed by a 6000mAh battery with 30W HyperCharge fast charging technology.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Security
The smartphone is equipped with an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor and it also support face unlock.
Asus ROG Phone 2: Competition
As for the competition, is concerned, the ROG Phone 2 will face a stiff competition from the likes of upcoming OnePlus 7T, Samsung Galaxy Note 10, Apple iPhone 11 and more.