ASUS again made a surprise in the Chinese market. Yes! The Taiwanese manufacturer of technology devices has announced that its ASUS ROG Phone has been officially sold on the Chinese market. As we know, this ASUS-made gaming smartphone was first introduced three months ago.
Not having a different design when first introduced, this smartphone comes in black and has a copper color accent for cooling ventilation. There is also an RGB LED under the ROG logo on the back and speaker support on the front.
The dual camera house and fingerprint scanner that is also on the back are formed with a different design with most smartphones in general. Yes! ASUS seems to want to design this smartphone body to make it stand out more than other smartphones.
Regarding specifications, the ROG Phone comes with a 6 inch FullHD + AMOLED screen and has a 90Hz refresh rate. The response time is only 1ms and the screen has an 18: 9 aspect ratio. The bezel on the top and chin still looks thicker and ASUS uses it as a “home” for stereo speakers.
Snapdragon 845 is trusted by ASUS as the brain of the ASUS ROG Phone. This chipset itself has a clock speed of 2.8 GHZ, but ASUS has increased to 2.96 GHz. There is 8 GB RAM which is paired with 128 GB and 512 GB storage options.
Hang out on the back, dual-camera with 12 MP primary lens that has a wide angle of up to 120 degrees and has a Sony IMX363 sensor plus an aperture of f / 1.7. While the secondary lens is 8 MP and also the front camera with 8 MP resolution and f / 2.0 aperture.
ASUS also boasted that all embedded cameras were equipped with AI technology. Other support that is no less interesting is a 4,000 mAh battery plus Hyper Charger and Quick Charge 4.0 . In addition, ASUS has also loaded ICs to keep the battery cool when charged.
The ROG Phone also has a 3D steam cooling room that is specifically designed to keep the device from overheating. In order to minimize the heat generated, ASUS also provides additional accessories, namely AeroActive Cooler which can be attached to the body of the ROG Phone.
There are other accessories offered, such as the Mobile Desktop dock, Gamepad, and TwinView Dock which has an extra screen and a 6,000 mAh battery inside. However, all available accessories are sold separately with the ASUS ROG Phone.
ASUS sells ROG Phone in China at a price of 5,999 Yuan or around Rp. 12,9 million to model 128 GB of RAM + ROM. Whereas 8 GB + ROM 512 RAM is sold for 7,999 Yuan or around Rp . 17.2 million . There is also a version of E-Sport Armor Limited Edition which sells for 12,999 Yuan or around Rp . 28 million .