Asus, a well-known Taiwanese technology giant will be launching its flagship smartphone in the domestic market today. Asus’ newest offering – Asus ROG Phone is a gaming smartphone that is intended to raise bars in the gaming as well as performance smartphone segment. The upcoming phone is built on Asus’ ‘Republic of Gamers’ brand that make gaming laptops and gaming accessories. You can watch the live streaming of the Asus ROG Phone India launch event here, which will commence at 12 PM IST - Asus ROG Phone Launching Today in India; Watch LIVE Streaming of Asus’ Gaming Smartphone Launch Event.
The gaming smartphone from Asus India will be retailed online in India exclusively through Flipkart only. The device sports a 6-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 18:9 of aspect ratio and features thick bezels on both the ends. Under the hood, the smartphone comes powered by Qualcomm’s flagship chipset - Snapdragon 845 chipset and it is mated to up to 8GB of RAM. The smartphone will also be offered with 512GB on internal memory storage.
Another highlight of the new upcoming Asus ROG Phone is that it packs a massive 4000 mAh battery with HyperCharge technology. The company also claims that the device can be charged up to 60 percent from zero in just 33 minutes. The phone is capable of proffering battery backup of up to seven hours for Wi-Fi gaming when fully charged. The Asus ROG Phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with Zen UI on the top and will soon receive Android Pie update. New Honor 8C & Honor Band 4 India Today; Watch The LIVE Streaming of Honor's Budget Smartphone Launch Event.
For photography, the upcoming ROG Phone from Asus gets dual rear camera module comprising of a 12MP primary sensor and an 8MP secondary sensor with LED flash light that supports face unlock and fingerprint sensor. The phone also gets an 8MP upfront for selfies and video calling. Another highlight of this gaming smartphone is that it gets dual USB Type-C ports. In terms of accessories, the phone could be offered with gaming controller, mobile desktop dock, TwinView Dock and much more. More details and India prices for the Asus ROG Phone will be announced at the launch event.