Taiwanese tech giant Asus has launched ROG Phone 2 in India. It was introduced at an event in New Delhi. Significantly, this is an expansion of rog (Republic of Gaming) smartphones. These smartphones are especially for heavy gaming users. In terms of the special feature, this time Asus has provided 120Hz refresh rate display. This Time Asus has brought major upgrades in features in comparison with its predecessor. There is an in-display fingerprint scanner with snapdragon 855+ processor.
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Asus ROG Phone Price and Launch offers
The base variant of Asus ROG Phone 2 is priced at Rs. 37999. In this variant, you will get 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. The sale of this phone will start from September 30 in India. The company said the phone’s retail package features a 10W QC 4.0 charger and aerocase cover. The higher variant is priced at Rs.59,999 for 12 GB OF RAM and 512 GB of internal storage. With this package you will be given a 30W ROG fast charger. In the retail unit they will provide a Aero Active Cooler and the Aero Case. It will be made available soon.
Under the launch offer, Flipkart will offer an instant discount of 10%, but you’ll need to purchase it with ICICI bank credit card or Axis bank debit or credit card in the sale of Big Billion days.
Asus Rog Phone 2 Specifications
The display of the phone is 6.59-inch Full-HD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels) AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, 10-bit HDR support and 1ms response time. The display is superb with 600 nits of brightness. The company has claimed that the display can offer 240Hz of touch sampling rate and 49ms of touch latency. The display is protected with latest Corning Gorilla Glass 6. The display supports Always on feature.
The Phone is powered by the Snapdragon 855+ processor clocked at 2.95 GHz with 8 and 12 GB with LPDDR4X RAM and 128 and 512 GB of internal Storage with UFS 3.0 Support. The processor is the latest from Qualcomm and an upgrade to the Snapdragon 855 in Speed and Graphics. The gaming in this phone will be butterly smooth and lag free.
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It features a Dual camera setup with 48 megapixel of primary camera of Sony IMX 586 sensor. The secondary camera is a 13 megapixel wide angle lens with 125-degree of field of View. It supports panorama, potrait and Super night mode of photos. There is 24 megapixel of selfie camera.
The ROG phone 2 comes with a in display fingerprint scanner for security. They have given the support of dual front facing stereo speakers with DTS:X Ultra sound and features a Air Trigger 2. The phone also features a ultra sonic shoulder buttons for a console controller to enhance gaming experience.
The phone comes with a dual-Sim support and ROG UI based on the Android 9 Pie. The Battery capacity is 6000mAh and to fast charge this you will get a Q.C 4.0 support. The color of the phone is in RGB colors to feel like a gamer. Multi colors are used to design this phone.
In terms of accessories, they have launched a TwinView Dock priced at Rs. 19,999. The Mobile Desktop station is priced at Rs. 12,999 and a ROG Kunai Gamepad is launched at Rs. 9,999.
They have also launched a ROG 30W fast charger priced at Rs. 1,999. This charger is provided in the Box with the Higher variant of the phone.