Asus is presently gearing up to roll out Android 9 Pie update to its initially gaming cameraphone — Asus ROG Phone. The cameraphone, which was unveiled last year, runs Android 8.1 Oreo running system out-of-the-box.
The Asus ROG Smartphone was recently spotted on benchmarking portal Geekbench. Although the platform shares benchmarking result, it Additionally reveals a couple of primary specs and this one uncovered that the smartphone runs Android Pie operating system.
However, it will take a several additional weeks before the Taiwan-based company starts rolling out Android Pie improve for the users of Asus ROG Phone but there’s with no formal timeline in the world yet. The company has already released Android Pie for Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 5Z and the ROG Smartphone will be the third Asus phone to receive the update.
The Asus ROG Smartphone options a 6-inch display with support for 2160 x 1080 pixels screen resolution and HDR content at 90Hz with 1ms response rate for blur-free visuals, and 108.6% DCI-P3 color gamut coverage.
It is powered by Qualcomm‘s Sd 845 cpu, clocked at 2.96GHz. The chipset is coupled with 8GB of RAM and the cameraphone offers 2 memory features — 128GB and 512GB. It Furthermore arrives with Optiflex — the company’s custom technology that speeds up the smartphone.
As for the photography, the device houses a 12MP Sony IMX363 f/1.7 primary camera sensor with a 120-degree wide-angle lens and an 8MP secondary digital camera with f/2.0 aperture. There’s an 8MP front-facing snapper for taking selfies and video calling.
The Asus ROG Cameraphone has a special X Mode that could be activated by squeezing the sides of the phone. With the special X Mode, the cameraphone stops all background tasks and directs all processing power to the game you are playing. The AeroActive cooler provides an instant peculiarly cooling boost to make sure maximum sustained functionality while gaming.
ASUS claims the four-speed fan system can cool the surface temperature by up to 4.7-degree Celsius. Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm headset jack, and USB Type-C Port.
Other features on the cameraphone include a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, IPX4 splash resistance, Face recognition, triple internal microphones with ASUS Noise Reduction Technology, and ZeniMoji Live Emojis. The cameraphone is powered by a 4,000mAh battery with support for Asus HyperCharge quick charging tech that could charge the product from 0 to 60 percent in just 30 minutes.