Asus has launched their latest gaming smartphone, the ROG Phone II having some insane specifications in India with an even insane price tag starting at Rs. 37,999. The Asus ROG Phone II comes with a 6.59-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display having 120Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time display with DCIP3 Gamut and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 Plus processor with Adreno 640 GPU. It comes in two variants of 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB UFS 3.0 storage and a 12GB RAM LPDDR4x RAM with 512GB UFS 3.0 storage.
Features to Assist Gaming: It comes equipped with 3D vapor chamber which transfers heat eficiently away from the SoC into the body while gaming through the vents on the back of the device to improve efficiency of the Processor. The ROG Phone II comes with dedicated Ultrasonic AirTriggers with faster haptic response rate, vibration latency of 20ms, reduced by 68% from 63ms, this means you do not need to raise your finger while tapping making game play in difficult situations much easier. 3.5mm jack is present and the device sports stereo front-facing speakers with DTS: X Ultra surround sound effect along with quad noise cancelling microphones. Dual high-end vibrating motors XYZ xis for surround feel.
Battery: 6000mAh battery with 10V 3A 30W HyperCharge fast charging, supports up to 30W QC4.0 / PD3.0 / Direct Charge adapter
ASUS ROG Phone II Price:
8GB RAM and 128GB Storage: Rs. 37,999
12GB RAM and 512GB storage: Rs. 59,999
The 8GB RAM variant will be available on Flipkart’s Big Billion day Sale starting from September 29th with a 10W fast charger while the 12GB RAM variant comes with a 30W fast charger and AeroActive Cooler II in the box.
ASUS ROG Phone II accessories Price:
ASUS ROG 30W Charger — Rs. 1,999
AeroActive Cooler II — Rs. 3999
Professional Dock — Rs. 5499
Lighting Armored case — Rs. 2,999
Twin View Dock II — Rs. 19,999
Mobile Desktop Dock — Rs. 12,999
ROG Kunai Gamepad — Rs. 9,999
With the 30W HyperCharge fast charger the device can be charged up to 4000mAh in just 58 mins and it takes two hours to fully charge the 6000mAh battery on the device. The pricing has been impressive by the company and with the OnePlus 7T round the corner it is a master stroke by Asus. If you are looking to purchase the device, the Big Billion Day sale will also give your 10% fast discount on certain Credit / Debit cards, do keep an eye out on it.
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