Smartphone gaming today cannot compete with high-end smartphones, if only compared to the configuration or advanced technology. So manufacturers like Razer or ASUS are looking for ways to attract mobile gamers with other unique features.
Recently, ASUS has confirmed that ROG Phone 2 will be equipped with a 120 Hz screen. Higher screen scanning frequency means that players can handle the situation better, without image lag, especially important in games like Fortnite or PUBG Mobile.
The first ROG Phone version is only equipped with 90 Hz screen. Currently only 2 smartphones own 120 Hz screen is Razer Phone and Razer Phone 2. Therefore, this will be a competitive advantage of ROG Phone 2 compared to the current high-end smartphones.
ASUS also confirmed that it is cooperating with Tencent Games to develop games that support 120 Hz scanning frequency for ROG Phone 2. There is also a long list of supported titles.
The other specs for ROG Phone 2 have yet to be revealed. However, according to leaked information, this gaming smartphone can be equipped with Snapdragon 855 chip, the most advanced version will have 12GB of RAM. ROG Phone 2 will be equipped with ASUS new cooling system more optimized, the design will also change compared to the previous version.
ASUS has confirmed that ROG Phone 2 will be released in July, but does not specify the exact time and does not disclose the price.