The Asus ROG Phone 5 will be available for pre-order in India from April 15 at 12 p.m. (noon). The ROG Phone 5 series launched early last month and comes with flagship specs like Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, high refresh rate display, fast charging support, and more. Along with the vanilla ROG Phone 5, Asus also launched the Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro and Ultimate variants with differences in configurations and secondary display on the back.
Asus ROG Phone 5 price in India, sale details
Asus ROG Phone 5 is priced at Rs. 49,999 for the 8GB + 128GB storage variant, while the 12GB + 256GB storage model is priced at Rs. 57,999. It is offered in Phantom Black and Storm White color options. It will be available to order via Flipkart starting at 12 p.m. (noon) starting April 15.
The Asus ROG Phone 5 and ROG Phone 5 Pro were originally slated to go on sale April 15, as reported by both Flipkart and the official site, but it looks like Asus has changed its mind. The pre-order change was confirmed to Gadgets 360 by a company representative. We have contacted Asus to learn more about the reasons for this change and will update this article when we have a response.
Specifications of the Asus ROG Phone 5
The Asus ROG Phone 5 series has the same specifications with a difference in RAM and storage configurations. The Dual SIM (Nano) Asus ROG Phone 5 runs on Android 11 with both ROG UI and ZenUI custom interface. The phone comes with a 6.78-inch Full HD + AMOLED display (1080 x 2448 pixels) with an aspect ratio of 20.4: 9, a refresh rate of 144 Hz and up to 1200 nits of brightness. maximum. Under the hood, the ROG Phone 5 has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Octa-core SoC, as well as the Adreno 660 GPU and up to 18 GB of LPDDR5 RAM (ROG Phone 5 Ultimate). It has up to 512 GB of UFS 3.1 built-in storage which does not support expansion via microSD card but does support external hard drive.
Asus ROG Phone 5 comes with a triple rear camera setup which houses a 64 megapixel primary Sony IMX686 sensor with an f / 1.8 lens, a 13 megapixel secondary sensor with an f / 2.4 ultra wide angle lens and a 5 megapixel macro shooter. The phone also comes with a 24-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front, with an f / 2.45 lens.
Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS / A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C ports (one on the bottom and one on the side) and a 3.5mm headphone jack . The Asus ROG Phone 5 is backed by a 6000mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging. The phone measures 172.8×77.2×10.29mm and weighs 238 grams.
The Asus ROG Phone 5 also includes an all-new thermal design called GameCool 5. It comes with AirTrigger 5, two front-facing speakers, multi-antenna Wi-Fi, and a four-microphone noise canceling network. There are also ultrasonic buttons. Asus has added an RGB light to the back of the ROG Phone 5. Vanilla. ROG Phone 5 Pro comes with an ROG Vision color PMOLED display that supports customizable graphics.
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