Asus’ game-oriented phone draws attention with its 144Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 888 processor and 6,000 mAh battery.
Asus ROG Phone 5 price and features have been officially announced after prolonged leaks. Apart from the standard model, the Pro and Ultimate models were also officially introduced during the event. So, what does Asus ROG Phone 5 offer to users with its price and features? Here are the features and price of Asus ROG Phone 5!
Asus ROG Phone 5 Specs
Asus ROG Phone 5 is installed on top of the 6.78-inch AMOLED display, as was the case with previous leaks. This AMOLED display, which covers 111 percent of the DCI-P3 color gamut, offers users a brightness value of 800 nits as well as HDR10 + support. The new generation flagship, designed to provide a quality experience to mobile gamers from every angle, manages to come to the fore with its display with a 144Hz refresh rate. At the same time, this Full HD + resolution screen protected by Gorilla Glass Victus can switch automatically between 60, 120 and 144 Hz values.
As for the hardware, Asus’ next-generation gaming phone is powered by one of Qualcomm’s latest flagship processors, Snapdragon 888. Promising a high level of performance to users with the Snapdragon 888 processor, Asus also states that the ROG Phone 5 will be offered with three different configuration options, A, B, and C.
In this section, Asus states that the A version of the ROG Phone 5 has 12/16 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal memory option. In the B option, in addition to 12 and 16 GB RAM, 8 GB RAM option is also offered to users. When it comes to the C option, users can only choose one of 8 GB RAM + 128 GB or 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage. Apart from this, the company in question draws attention to the fact that all models come with UFS 3.1 storage unit, except for the models with 8 GB RAM in the B and C groups.
Apart from these details, all models of the series include a double-cell battery with a capacity of 6,000 mAh. According to the statements of Asus, this huge battery of 6,000 mAh supports 65W fast charging.
Asus ROG Phone 5 Camera Features
ROG Phone 5, which was officially introduced after prolonged leaks, comes with a Quad Bayer (Sony IMX686) main camera sensor with a resolution of 64 Megapixels, as stated in previous leak reports.
The 64 MP main camera is accompanied by 13 Megapixel ultra wide angle and 5 Megapixel macro cameras. In addition, on the front of the device, a selfie camera with a resolution of 24 Megapixels welcomes us.
Differences between Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro and Ultimate
As you know, Asus ROG Phone 5 series includes Pro and Ultimate models in addition to the standard model. The most important difference between these models is the memory capacity and cooling system. Apart from this, all three models of the series have exactly the same features in the screen, camera and hardware part.
If we take a quick look at these basic differences, the standard model of the series comes with 8/12/16 GB RAM capacity, while the ROG Phone 5 Pro is only available with 16 GB LPDDR5 RAM and 512 GB storage. Apart from that, ROG Phone 5 Ultimate can be purchased with 18 GB of RAM and 512 GB of storage.
Another important difference is in the cooling part. While the standard model of the series does not include any external cooling system, the Pro and Ultimate models come with an external cooling system called AeroActive Cooler 5.
Continuing to talk about the differences between the series models, we observe that the standard ROG Phone 5 comes with an RGB illuminated Republic of Gamers logo. On the back of the Pro and Ultimate models, there is a small secondary display called ROG Vision.
Asus ROG Phone 5 Price
Apart from all this information, the price of Asus ROG Phone 5 was officially announced during the event. In this part, the manufacturer stated that the ROG Phone 5 will be available this month, and the Pro version will be available in April and the Ultimate version in May. The prices of the Asus ROG Phone 5 series are as follows:
ROG Phone 5
- 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage – 799 Euro
- 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage – 899 Euro
- 16 GB + 256 GB storage – 999 Euro
ROG Phone 5 Pro
- 16 GB RAM 9+ 512 GB storage – 1.199 Euro
ROG Phone 5 Ultimate
- 18 GB RAM + 512 GB storage – 1.299 Euro
Asus ROG Phone 5 Technical Specifications
- Weight: 238 grams
- Dimensions: 172.8 x 77.3 x 10.3 mm
- Display: 6.78-inch 144Hz AMOLED display, FHD + resolution, 800 nit brightness, 395 ppi pixel density, HDR10 + support, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection
- Screen Case Percentage: 82 percent
- Operating System: Android 11, ROG UI
- Processor: Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (1 × 2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3 × 2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4 × 1.80 GHz Kryo 680)
- GPU: Adreno 660
- Battery: 6.000 mAh battery with 65W fast charging support
- Memory: 8/12/16 GB RAM
- Storage: 128/256 GB UFS 3.1 storage
- Rear Camera: 64 MP, f / 1.8, 26mm (wide), 1 / 1.73 ″, 0.8µm, PDAF
- 13 MP, f / 2.4, 11mm, 125 (ultra wide angle)
- 5 MP, f / 2.0, (macro)
- Rear Camera – Video: 8K @ 30fps, 4K @ 30/60 / 120fps, 1080p @ 30/60/120 / 240fps, 720p @ 480fps; gyro-EIS
- Front Camera: 24 MP, f / 2.5, 27mm (wide), 0.9µm
- Front Camera – Video: 1080p @ 30fps