Earlier [July 22, 2020]
Asus has officially launched its third Flagship Gaming smartphone i.e. ASUS ROG Phone 3 in India as expected, which succeeds the ASUS ROG Phone 2 (Read Review). As expected, it comes with top-end hardware that is available in the market now. The ASUS ROG Phone 3 sports a 6.59-inch OLED Full HD+ (2340×1080 pixels), 144Hz refresh rate, and is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus. It will be available in two variants of RAm + ROM combination i.e. 8GB RAM / 128 GB Storage and 12GB RAM / 256 GB Storage variant.
In terms of camera, it features a triple camera module on the rear with 64MP SONY IMX686 primary sensor along with 13MP, 125˚ ultra-wide sensor, and a 5MP Macro sensor. On the front, it comes with a 24MP sensor with F2.0. The main rear camera primary sensor supports 8K video recording while the secondary sensor supports 4K while the front selfie camera supports Full HD recording.
The phone is backed by a 6,000mAh battery with 30W hyper charger in the box. There is no 3.5mm audio jack and is replaced by a USB C type port.
ASUS ROG Phone 3 Specs
- Display: 6.59-inch OLED Full HD+ (2340×1080 pixels), 144Hz refresh rate, 270Hz touch sampling rate, 25ms touch latency 650nits HBM brightness & 1000nits peak brightness, 113% DCI-P3, Delta E <1%, Corning Gorilla Glass 6, HDR, Optical In-display fingerprint scanner
- Processor: 3.1 GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Plus 5G Mobile Platform with 7nm, 64-bit Octa-core Processor
- GPU: Adreno 650
- Memory: 8GB/12GB LPDDR5 RAM
- Storage: 128GB/256GB UFS 3.1, no SD-card reader
- Battery: 6,000mAh, 30W hyper charger in the box
- Speakers: Dual front-facing speakers with GameFX & Dirac HD Sound, 7-magnet stereo speaker with dual NXP TFA9874 smart amplifier for louder, deeper and less distorted sound effect
- Ports: USB Type-C side-port, USB-C main port
- Connectivity: 5G SA/NSA, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ad 5GHz, Wi-Fi Direct, NFC, Bluetooth 5.1 GPS/GLONASS/BDS/Galileo/QZSS
- Sensors: Accelerator, E-Compass, Proximity, Hall sensor*2, Ambient light sensor, in-display fingerprint sensor, Gyro, Ultrasonic sensors for AirTrigger 3 and grip press
- Misc: NO 3.5mm headphone jack
Asus ROG Phone 3 Price
ASUS ROG Phone 3 is priced at Rs. 49,999 for the base variant of 8GB RAM + 128GB storage while the top 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant costs Rs. 57,999. The new gaming phone will be available on Flipkart starting August 6th. Sale Starts on (06, August 2020) at (12 a.m.) on Flipkart.