Kudos to games like PUBG and Fortnite for Android, gaming phones are booming in the smartphone industry. One such smartphone is going to set foot in the Indian market.
The Asus’s highly regarded gaming phone – Asus ROG is going to launch in India on November 23. While the price is not revealed, its UK version retails for £799, so one can assume that Asus ROG will cost ₹72,800 in India.
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The Asus phone features a 6.0-inch 18:9 AMOLED panel with a refresh rate of 90GHz and HDR support. It has Snapdragon 845 SoC which can go up to 2.96GHz. Apart from that, the device carries an 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and 128 GB storage that is expandable up to 1 TB with a microSD card.
As for the camera, it has standard dual 12MP + 8MP cameras at the back and 8MP on the front. For uninterrupted gaming, it has a liquid cooling system as well as vents at the back. There are 2 USB ports on the phone, a 3.5 mm jack and packs 4000 mAh battery.
It was initially announced at Computex 2018 in June. Four months later, the device is finally arriving in for the Indian market. Since Asus had no problem profiting out of the Zenphone series, the device will likely to have the same market performance.
Moreover, the device does not have strong competition in India. While the Razor phone is yet to debut in India, Honor Play, on the other hand, has become slightly outdated.