The upcoming Asus ROG Phone 2 latest info just revealed the base variant specs, expected prices, and more delightful news. Pre-order already began in China, and it is expected to spread soon, while the affordable price for the most basic model surprised even the most cynical of tech aficionados. As the Asus ROG gaming division unveiled six variants in China, the phone is officially launching on July 31.
The Taiwanese company unveiled all six upcoming variants for their phone, four of which can already be pre-ordered via the JingDongMall Chinese e-commerce platform. It is thus far only available in China but it is coming soon to a provider near you, and these are the released specs…
The Asus ROG Phone 2 is powered by the now legendary Snapdragon model 855 Plus. It will have a larger battery, improved cameras, and an in-display fingerprint sensor. It is intended as a gaming phone and it is the world’s first 120Hz AMOLED display. Its design is similar to its predecessor but it has all the next-gen goodies. The display and the phone are designed beautifully and for gamers, which will really make a difference.
The Asus ROG Phone 2 classic (or basic version if you will) features 12GB of RAM, 128GB of internal storage space, comes with its own protective case, and will cost about $870, more or less. The phone will come with its own attachable bonus cooler and further specifications go like this:
The classic Asus ROG Phone 2 specs:
- Android 9 Pie
- 6.59 inch full HD 1080p 120Hz AMOLED display
- 1ms response time
- 10-bit HDR
- 240Hz touch sampling rate
- Snapdragon 855 Plus at 2.9Ghz (Clocked)
- 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM
- 48MP main camera with a 13MP secondary
- 6,000mAh battery + Quick Charge 4.0