Asus has launched the revolutionary Republic of Gamers (ROG) smartphone, which is exclusively designed for high-performance mobile gaming and epitomical smartphone experience. The main attraction of the Asus ROG smartphone is the integration of a unique GameCool vapor-chamber cooling system with detachable AeroActive Cooler. The purpose of this technology is to provide an extra cooling boost and also to sustain blur-free high frame rates in the heat of battle.
The Asus ROG smartphone is equipped with a Snapdragon 845 processor coupled with Adreno 630 graphics. According to the company sources, the Asus ROG is the fastest phone with an average Antutu Benchmark V7 score of 304183 AnTuTu benchmark ratings. The phone also offers AMOLED display with 108% DCI-P3 color gamut coupled with 90Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time.
The Asus ROG smartphone is equipped with a 6-inch (2160×1080, 18:9, 1,00,000:1) AMOLED display with support for 108.6% DCI-P3 color gamut. The screen includes Glove Touch with Discrete HDR processing chip capability.
The Asus ROG smartphone is powered by a Snapdragon 845 processor, Adreno 630 graphics processor, 8GB RAM, 128GB internal storage loaded with Android 8.1.0 Oreo operating platform based on ROG Gaming UI. The handset draws power via the integrated 4000mAh battery.
The rear side features a 12MP Sony IMX363 sensor with f/1.7 aperture. Moreover, the sensor provides support for Low-light HDR, Portrait/Panorama/GIF modes including super-resolution mode, beauty/time-lapse and pro modes respectively. You will be able to shoot 4K UHD videos with EIS at 30fps. It is also possible to capture HD and FHD slow-motion videos at 240fps. You will also find a 12MP secondary camera with 120-degree wide-angle sensor. On the front, the Asus ROG phone offers an 8MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture and the capability to shoot up to 18:9 video recording with EIS.
The side features a USB-C port with USB 3.1 Gen 1 support coupled with Asus HyperCharge direct charging. On the bottom side, you will find USB-C with support for USB 2.0 alongside a 3.5mm headphone port.
The Asus ROG handset is integrated with dual front-facing stereo speakers with a smart amplifier. The phone also comes with 24-bit/192KHz Hi-Res Audio, DTS:X 7.1 virtual surround-sound, and aptX HD Bluetooth audio. The handset provides support for all major connectivity features including NFC.
The Asus ROG phone will be available exclusively on Flipkart at Rs 69999 starting November 29, 2018. You also have an option to purchase the device at no cost EMI of Rs 5833 per month with 6, 9 and 12 months via Debit and Credit cards. As part of the launch offer, Flipkart also provides complete mobile protection for Rs 999 instead of the retail value of Rs 5999. Asus also tied up with Reliance Jio to provide exclusive cashbacks in the form of vouchers.