Asus ROG Phone 2 that initially came on auction at 12 a.m. today is starting shipping from October 8, Flipkart has disclosed. The new Asus device will be accessible for buy via Flipkart, but its next release deadline has not yet been announced. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 + SoC, the Asus ROG Phone 2 is intended for the improved mobile gaming experience.
The device displays a 120Hz AMOLED screen and goes with 30W ROG HyperCharge software. As the sequel to the ROG Phone, the ROG Phone 2 also includes upgraded AirTrigger II ultrasonic sensors, dual-surrounding vibration technology, and DTS-X Ultra front-facing stereo speakers. The handset also contains up to 12 GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 512 GB of UFS 3.0 built-in memory.
The price of Asus ROG Phone 2 in India is set at Rs. 37,999 for the basic 8 GB RAM + 128 GB memory variant, while its 12 GB + 512 GB storage version is valued at Rs. 59,999. Flipkart suggests that only 8 GB of RAM + 128 GB storage will be shipped on 8 October. However, there is no mention of the availability of 12 GB RAM + 512 GB memory capacity.
Sale deals on Asus ROG Phone 2 include a 10% discount on ICICI and Axis bank accounts. Discount is accessible, in particular, under Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale until October 4. Furthermore, there are no cost-effective alternatives for EMI.
Alongside ROG Phone 2, Asus introduced some of its gaming-centric accessories last week. The TwinView Dock is offered at Rs. 19,999, the Mobile Desktop Station at Rs. 12,999, and the ROG Kunai Gamepad at Rs. 9,999.
The 12 GB RAM + 512 GB memory variant Asus ROG Phone 2 comes bundled with the 30W ROG charger, although it will also be sold separately to consumers who purchase the 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage possibility. The 30W ROG Charger carries a cost mark of Rs. 1,999.
- dual-SIM (Nano)
- Android 9 Pie with ROG UI on top
- 6.59-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels)
- AMOLED display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC
- 12GB of RAM
- dual rear camera setup
- 48-megapixel primary sensor
- 13-megapixel secondary sensor
- 125-degree field of view wide-angle lens
- 24-megapixel selfie camera
- 512GB of onboard storage
- 6,000mAh Li-Po battery
- 30W fast charging
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The smartphone also carries an in-display fingerprint sensor.