Asus has launched today their latest gaming ROG Phone 3 with the latest Snapdragon 865 Plus processor and other very high end hardware. This phone sports a 6.59 inch, ultra-responsive 144 Hz refreshed AMOLED 10-bit HDR display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla 6 Glass. This phone is packed with large 6000 mAh battery with 30W HyperCharge adaptor in the box.
This phone has upgraded GameCool 3 cooling system that has a redesigned Copper 3D vapor chamber, a large graphite film behind the screen to maximize heat transfer, and an enlarged heat sink that’s precisely located to eliminate hotspots. According to Asus, the new cooling system is one of the most effective thermal solutions available on a mobile device, and can remove and dissipate the heat generated during full-speed operation via specially designed cooling vents in the back cover. For extra cooling during marathon gaming sessions, the new AeroActive Cooler 3 clip-on external fan accessory has been completely redesigned to deliver increased airflow to the hotspots on the casing to lower an astounding amount of heat for greater and longer performance. The AeroActive Cooler 3 not only cools the phone, it also offers 3.5mm headphone jack and 30W USB-C charging connectivity, both while comfortably gaming with connected cables kept away from your grip.
For photography, this phone is armed with 64MP IMX686 F/1.8 Sony camera sensor with 16MP Quad-bayer performance, an ultra-wide 13MP camera and a 5MP Macro camera. The camera has features of 8K recording, 4K HDR recording up to 60fps, and a Pro Video mode that lets you record up to 8K, and option to choose to use the front mic or back mic when recording. The front camera is positioned strategically for video stream capture while you are gaming and kept away from your palm grip for clear vision. The front camera has 24MP sensor with F/2.0 aperture, 1.8µm effective pixel size that can capture Full-HD videos and streams up to 60fps.
This phone is powered by 3.1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus 5G Mobile Platform with 7nm, 64-bit Octa-core Processor combined with Adreno 650 GPU. It comes with 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB (UFS 3.1) storage and 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage. This phone comes with Dual front-facing speakers with GameFX & Dirac HD sound and 7-magnet stereo speaker with dual NXP TFA9874 smart amplifier for louder, deeper and less distorted sound effect. it offers connectivity options of 5G, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, USB Type-C and NFC
For security, this phone has in-display fingerprint sensor. This phone runs on Android 10 with ROG UI.
The ROG 3 is priced Rs. 49,999 for the 8GB RAM / 128 GB Storage variant and Rs. 57,999 for the 12GB RAM / 256 GB Storage model. It will go on sale from 6th August on Flipkart.