Asus has already launched its 2019 flagship, the ZenFone 6, nevertheless it’s not finished but. The Taiwanese firm has simply launched some of the spec-heavy and insane gaming telephones but.
Asus’s first gaming cellphone was additionally fairly heavy-handed with its options, so it is just acceptable the corporate follows the identical path with its second-gen gaming smartphone.
Design and Show
This closely spec-ed smartphone comes with an out of the field design. The again options an embossed sample which appears to be like like a part of a minimize diamond.
There are additionally just a few stickers in the identical sample right here and there. The twin-sensor rear digicam is horizontally aligned with a dual-LED flash and an RGB emblem smack dab within the center.
Show-wise, Asus ROG Telephone II includes a 6.59-inch AMOLED panel with 120 Hz refresh price and 1ms response time. The show additionally has 90hz and 60hz modes which might be personalized by the consumer.
That is the first-ever AMOLED cellphone to function a 120hz refresh price, that too with a 1ms response time.
The contact sensor has a 240 Hz sampling price with 49ms latency, lowest of any cellphone, as claimed by Asus. The 1080p show has 19.5:9 facet ratio and helps 10-bit HDR. It additionally boasts excellent colour accuracy i.e. deltaE < 1 and exceeds DCI-P3 colour house a bit (108%).
The smartphone’s width is deliberately smaller for one-hand use. It’s additionally optimized for panorama use (gaming) together with the show and the cameras.
Inner and Show
Behind the display screen, it has a Snapdragon 855 Plus processor, Qualcomm’s greatest SoC but with 15 % quicker GPU efficiency and 4% increased peak clock speeds on the CPU. Based on Asus, the cellphone’s cooling system features a vapor chamber and a few vents to forestall over-heating whereas operating at full throttle.
The smartphone comes with Armory crate, Asus’s recreation launcher which permits the customers to customise the settings in line with each recreation. That is the place the consumer can go for their required refresh price.
On the perimeters of the show, it has two front-facing stereo audio system with DTS:X Extremely help that may stimulate multi-audio channels and are 2.5 instances louder than the audio system on ROG II’s predecessor.
The cellphone has two vibration motors on either side for directional haptic suggestions and air triggers (touch-sensitive sides) with new and improved performance.
The processor is accompanied by 12 GB RAM and 512 GB of built-in storage. On the software program finish, Asus ROG II options Android 9 Pie flavored ZenUI6 in addition to ROG UI. The consumer can change between a near-stock UI and the game-focused ROG UI once they first arrange the cellphone.
Cameras and Equipment
On the digicam finish, the smartphone includes a dual-sensor rear digicam with a 48MP Sony IMX586 essential sensor and a 13 MP ultra-wide sensor. On the entrance, it includes a single 24 MP digicam.
Asus ROG II comes with further equipment and partnerships with recreation builders. There are tweaked variations of some equipment together with the dual-screen TwinView dock and the clip-on AeroActive Cooler fan alongside a brand new gamepad attachment.
The gamepad is known as Kunai and has an uncanny resemblance with Nintendo Swap. It has the identical break up controllers that may be hooked up to the aspect of the cellphone or slid right into a separate joypad-shaped grip.
The cooler is 4 instances quieter (24dB) than earlier than and helps drop the temperatures by 5°C. The cooler additionally doubles as a kickstand.
Battery and Pricing
Battery clever, Asus ROG Telephone II comes with a large 6000 mAh battery with 30W ROG HyperCharge utilizing a regular 3A cable.
The discharge date and pricing of the smartphone haven’t been revealed but, however we expect it to be on the identical stage as unique i.e. beginning at $899.
Asus ROG II Specs
- CPU: Octa-core
- GPU: Adreno 640
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus @ 2.96Ghz
- OS: Android 9 Pie, ROG UI, ZenUI 6
- Networks: 2G, 3G, 4G LTE;
- AMOLED 6.59 inches, 1080p decision, 120Hz refresh price, 1ms response time, 240Hz contact sampling price, 108% DCI-P3 protection, 10-bit HDR, Gorilla Glass 6
- RAM: as much as 12 GB
- Inner: as much as 512 GB
- Major: 48 MP + 13 MP
- Secondary: 24 MP
- Connectivity: LTE, MicroUSB 2.0, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, headphone jack
- Fingerprint scanner: Sure (in-display)
- Battery: 6000 mAh
- Value: Anticipated $899