Asus ROG Phone 5 launch in India.
The new gaming phone comes in three distinct models :
- Asus ROG Phone 5,
- Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro,
- Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate (Limited).
All three models come with a 144Hz Samsung AMOLED display.
The ROG Phone 5 is power by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888.
The regular ROG Phone 5 is offer in 8GB and 12GB RAM options, and the ROG Phone 5 Pro comes with 16GB of RAM and the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate comes with 18GB of RAM.
Price in India
Asus ROG Phone 5 price in India set at Rs. 49,999 for the 8GB + 128GB storage variant, and the 12GB + 256GB storage model price set at Rs. 57,999.
Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro price set at Rs. 69,999 for the sole 16GB + 512GB storage.
Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate comes at Rs. 79,999 for the 18GB + 512GB storage.
Asus ROG Phone 5 features Phantom Black and Storm White colour options in glossy finish.
The ROG Phone 5 Pro has a Phantom Black shade
ROG Phone 5 Ultimate will be available in Storm White in matte finish.
Availability details about Asus ROG Phone 5 are yet to be revealed.
Alongside the ROG Phone 5, Asus launched optional ROG Kunai 3 Gamepad, Professional Dock, ROG Clip, and Lighting Armor Case. The phone also comes with AeroActive Cooler 5 that includes two physical AirTrigger buttons, a kickstand, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Asus ROG Phone 5 | Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro | Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate (Limited)
The dual-SIM (Nano) Asus ROG Phone 5 runs on Android 11 with both ROG UI and ZenUI custom interface.
The phone comes with a 6.78-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,448 pixels) AMOLED display with 20.4:9 aspect ratio, 144Hz refresh rate, and up to 1,200nits of peak brightness.
The display also includes DC Dimming support and is protect by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus.
ROG Phone 5 has the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, along with Adreno 660 GPU and up to 18GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
The phone also includes an all-new thermal design called GameCool 5.
The ROG Phone 5 also comes with AirTrigger 5, dual front-firing speakers, multi-antenna Wi-Fi, and quad-mic noise-cancelling array.
You’ll also get ultrasonic buttons for an enhanced gaming experience.
The ROG Phone 5 Ultimate also includes two additional capacitive areas on the back cover.
Asus ROG Phone 5 comes with a triple rear camera setup that houses a 64-megapixel primary Sony IMX686 sensor with an f/1.8 lens, 13-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.4 ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 5-megapixel macro shooter.
The phone also comes with a 24-megapixel selfie camera sensor at the front, with an f/2.45 lens.
The ROG Phone 5 has up to 512GB of UFS 3.1 onboard storage that doesn’t support expansion via microSD card but does support external HDD.
Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C ports (one at the bottom and one at the side), and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
There is also a pogo pin connector for external accessories.
Asus has provided an RGB light under the ROG logo at the back of the ROG Phone 5.
The ROG Phone 5 Pro model has ROG Vision colour PMOLED display and the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate model features a ROG Vision monochrome PMOLED display.
The PMOLED display on both ROG Phone models support customisable graphics.
Asus ROG Phone 5 packs dual-cell 6,000mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging support.
The phone measures 172.8×77.2×10.29mm and weighs 238 grams.