ASUS has officially launched ROG Phone 2, the smartphone line aimed at the gamers. This machine not only possesses a tremendous configuration with AMOLED 120hz screen, Snapdragon 855 Plus chip, 12 GB RAM, 6000 mAh battery but also optimized from hardware and software for the game, combined with a lot of extra events for gamers to customize the experience to their liking.
Based on the first version, ROG Phone 2 continues to perfect the gaming experience on smartphones through a combination of powerful configuration, collaboration with manufacturers to optimize performance for simultaneous games. gives gamers lots of interesting accessories. The design language of ROG Phone 2 remains unchanged from the first version, with glass back and uses gamer-style "transformer" animation.
The most interesting thing is probably the configuration part, when ROG Phone 2 is the first smartphone equipped with Snapdragon 855 Plus processor. This is an upgraded version of the Snapdragon 855, with CPU and GPU clock speeds being pushed up to improve processing performance compared to current top smartphones. Combined with 12 GB RAM, ROG Phone 2 can battle all types of mobile games today. ASUS offers an internal memory option of 128 GB – 512 GB, using high-speed memory chip to reduce game loading time.
GameCool II heat sink system of ROG Phone 2 uses steam chamber technology, ensuring Snapdragon 855 Plus chip is not downgraded even when playing games for a long time. Gamers can add AeroCool II fan accessories to reduce the temperature by 5 degrees Celsius.
Equally impressive is a 6000 mAh battery, which significantly increases gaming time compared to regular smartphones. Fast charging technology ASUS Hyper Charge allows only 58 minutes to fully charge the battery with the 30 W charger attached to the device.
ROG Phone 2 is equipped with AMOLED screen size of 6.59 inches, 2340×1080 resolution, 120 Hz scanning frequency and 240 Hz sampling rate. This is a 10-bit screen with high quality HDR content performance, calibrated with DeltaE <1 color accuracy (DeltaE <2 is almost indistinguishable from the naked eye to reality). The Android interface is optimized for use both vertically and horizontally. Fingerprint sensor is also brought down below the screen.
In addition to improving the gaming experience, the ASUS ROG Phone 2 is also equipped with dual speakers with DTS technology: X Ultra, 4 antennas, 4 microphones, 2 vibrators; In general, it is double that of regular smartphones.
ROG Phone 2 has a camera cluster similar to Zenphone 6, with dual camera resolution of 48 + 13 MP and 24 MP front camera.
Especially about the accessories, ASUS gives gamers a lot of options, from the back cover, the handle, the wireless / wireless output dock for gamers to customize the experience at their disposal. This year all accessories are manufactured by ASUS themselves, so the quality and finish are higher than the old version, which is produced by a third party.
ASUS ROG Phone 2 is expected to go on sale in September, with prices not yet announced.