Comes with the latest Snapdragon 865 Plus, 144 Hz / 1 ms AMOLED display, and HUGE 6000 mAh battery
ASUS today announced the new ROG Phone 3 series, the latest generation of the world’s most powerful and exciting gaming smartphone. The series includes the flagship ROG Phone 3 & the ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition.
This announcement also marks the ROG Mobile phone series has built in 5G capabilities thanks to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 and 865+ SOC that delivers a combination of fast processing speed, superior Adreno graphics with 144Hz 6.59 inch AMOLED display.
SOC, Memory and connectivity
The ROG Phone 3 uses the Snapdragon 865 Plus 5G Mobile platform, which enables gigabit 5G connectivity and awesome Wi-Fi 6 performance.
Up to 16 GB of the latest LPDDR5 RAM and up to an ultrafast 512 GB UFS 3.1 ROM, ROG Phone 3 delivers the performance gamers needed to enjoy a super-smooth gaming experience with no limitations or compromises.
X Mode software now allows customization of different system parameters to suit any gaming or using scenario. In conjunction with carefully calibrated defaults for optimum performance, it’s easier than ever for serious gamers to unlock the full power of ROG Phone 3.
ROG Phone 3 is equipped with a stunning 144 Hz / 1 ms AMOLED 10-bit display. It’s combined with an industry-leading 270 Hz touch-sampling rate. Support for HDR10+ is also available bring in quality high dynamic range support
The Gaming device you need on the go
The ROG Phone 3 comes with AirTrigger 3 with motion sensor , which is an upgrade over the previous AirTrigger, now hosts 3 side better enhanced sensors with added swipe gesture and dual partition button emulation, giving the same game console level experience
Side mounted USB C mounting port is another good feature for gamers where it does not interrupt gamer while charging and better accessibility over additional accessories to plug in, such as the AeroActive Cooler 3, also acts as a pass-through USB Connector, 3.5mm audio jack and a kickstand to support the ROG Phone 3 on a table.
|Processor||ROG Phone 3: 3.1 GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Plus 5G Mobile Platform with 7 nm, 64-bit Octa-Core Processor |
ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition: 2.84 GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 5G Mobile Platform with 7 nm, 64-bit Octa-core Processor
|GPU||Qualcomm® Adreno™ 650|
|UI||Android™ 10 with new ROG UI|
|Display||6.59” 19.5:9 (2340 x 1080) 144 Hz / 1 ms AMOLED 10-bit HDR display 650 nits outdoor readable brightness 1,000 nits peak brightness Delta-E < 1 DCI-P3 support and 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio AMOLED display with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6 Supports Always On Capacitive touchscreen with 10-point multitouch (supports glove touch)|
|Dimensions||171 x 78 x 9.85 mm|
|Battery||6000 mAh typical capacity|
|Memory||ROG Phone 3: Up to 16 GB LPDDR5 RAM |
ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition: 8 GB LPDDR5 RAM
|Storage||ROG Phone 3: Up to 512 GB UFS 3.1 ROM |
ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition: 256 GB UFS 3.1 ROM
|Sensors||In-display fingerprint sensor, Face recognition, Accelerator, E-Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor, Hall sensor, Ambient light sensor, Ultrasonic sensors for AirTrigger 3 and grip press|
|Wireless Technology||Integrated dual-band WiFi 6 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2×2 MIMO) Bluetooth® 5.1 (BR/EDR+LE), supports Qualcomm® aptX™ Adaptive WiFi Direct NFC|
|GPS||GNSS support GPS(L1/L5), Glonass(L1), Galileo(E1/E5a), BeiDou(B1/B2a), QZSS(L1/L5) and NavIC(L5)|
|I/O Ports||Side: Custom USB-C® Supports USB 3.1 Gen 2 / DisplayPort 1.4 (4K UHD) / fast charging (PD 3.0) (30-watt) 30-watt ROG HyperCharge direct charging Bottom: USB-C® Supports USB 2.0 / fast charging (PD 3.0) (30-watt) / direct charging|
|Front Camera||24 MP|
|Rear Camera||64 MP (Main camera Sony® IMX686) + 13 MP (125° ultrawide-angle lens) + 5 MP (Macro)|
|Speaker||Dual front-facing speakers with Dirac HD Sound Stereo speakers with dual NXP TFA9874 smart amplifier|
Pricing and Availability
ASUS ROG Phone 3 and ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition will be available from September 2020 in Malaysia.
We are infomed that the price will be closed to the previous ROG Phone 2 variants
Below is the 3 different configurations that will be available;
ROG Phone 3 Strix – (SD865 / 8GB Ram / 256GB Storage / 5G)
ROG Phone 3 (SD865+ / 12GB Ram / 512GB Storage / 5G)
ROG Phone 3 (SD865+ / 16GB Ram / 512GB Storage / 5G)