The ASUS ROG Phone 2 is formal and for currently, it may like effectively be the king of gaming smartphones. The ROG Smartphone 2 ships with a bunch of mouth-watering features that should deliver your gaming performance enjoyable. There is an AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate, so expect animations to be buttery smooth. It also has the fresh Sd 855+ processor, making it the first phone in the world to be powered by the new chipset. And to crown it, there is a huge 6000mAh battery inside the hood.
ROG Smartphone 2 featured
Approaching to the design, the ROG Smartphone 2 has undergone some subtle changes. There is a single vent on the rear now and the fingerprint scanner is now inside the screen. You Additionally have dual rear cameras, the similar 48MP + 13MP ultra-wide angle mix like you have on the Zenfone 6/ASUS 6Z. There is a 13MP front-facing image sensor too.
The ROG Smartphone 2 not only has the fastest Qualcomm mobile processor but it pairs it with 12GB of RAM and up to 512GB of storage. This is UFS 3.0, so anticipate applications to open and load faster. There are stereo front-facing speakers with DTS:X Ultra which ASUS says are 2.5x louder than last year’s own.
The product still has the side mount connector from the first-gen and ASUS has new accessories to go with it. There is the second-gen AeroActive Cooler 2 fan which is quieter and extra efficient at keeping the smartphone cool. There is moreover the Twin Sight Dock 2 which has a 2nd 120Hz display, a cooling fan, and a 5000mAh battery. The dock has been announced to be lighter and has a better weight distribution.
ASUS also noted the Kunai Gamepad which can be attached to each side of the phone in handheld mode or attached alongside to form a gamepad if you have the smartphone docked. You could Furthermore use the Kunai Gamepad with the Twin See Dock 2.
Below is the full specs poster of the ASUS ROG Smartphone 2:
6.59-inch 2340 x 1080 AMOLED screen with Gorilla Glass 6 Protection, 120Hz refresh rate (adjustable to 60Hz and 90Hz too), 10-bit HDR, 240Hz touch response time and 49ms touch latency.
Sd 855+ cpu
12GB of RAM
up to 512GB of UFS 3.0 storage
48MP Sony IMX586 f/1.79 + 13MP dual rear digital cameras
24MP front-facing digital camera
In-display fingerprint scanner
Dual SIM, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, USB 3.0 Type-C, FM Radio, Audio jack
6000mAh battery (up to 7 hours for PUBG at 60Hz)
HyperCharge fast charging (30W), support for Fast Charge 4+ and USB Power Delivery
Android 9 Pie with ZenUI or ROG UI after you swap to gaming mode
ASUS has not still uncovered the price of the ROG Phone 2 however The Verge says ASUS aware them to anticipate a similar price tag tag to the original which had a starting value of $899.
The Chinese variant unveiled tomorrow and will have a glossy back rather of matte finish like the global variant.