By Abhishek Sahani | Updated: March 11, 2021 15:52 IST


Asus ROG Phone 5 with a 144Hz refresh-rate display price in India

Asus ROG Phone 5 with a 144Hz refresh-rate display price in India

The smartphone which is known for gaming Asus ROG Phone 5 has been launched in India. This new gaming smartphone comes in three different variant options, first the regular Asus ROG Phone 5, second Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro, and high-end Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate (Limited Edition). All these variants come with a 144Hz refresh-rate Samsung AMOLED display, which is made to emit 23 percent more brightness as compared to ROG Phone 3. The latest ROG Phone 5 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888. The normal ROG Phone 5 is offered with 8GB and 12GB RAM variant options, the ROG Phone 5 Pro comes with 16GB of RAM, and the high-end ROG Phone 5 Ultimate comes with an 18GB of RAM option.

Asus ROG Phone 5 price in India, and variant options

All-new Asus ROG Phone 5 is priced in India at Rs 49,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option, Rs. 57,999 for 12GB + 256GB storage option. Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro price in India starts from Rs. 69,999 for 16GB + 512GBstorage option. Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate price in India starts from Rs. 79,999 for the 18GB + 512GB storage option.
This phone is available in two colour variant options phantom Black and Storm White colour options with a glossy finish.
As we have seen in the previous Asus Rog phone various accessories this time also Asus has launched an optional ROG Kunai 3 Gamepad, Professional Dock, ROG Clip, and Lighting Armor Case. The phone also has AeroActive Cooler 5 that includes two physical AirTrigger buttons at the side of the phone, and a kickstand

Asus ROG Phone 5 specifications and features

Analyzing the key specifications of the all-new What are the specifications of the Asus ROG Phone 5 which, runs on the Android 11 operating system with ROG UI and ZenUI custom interface skin on top. It highlights a 6.78-inch full-HD+(1,080x2,448 pixels) AMOLED Display by 20.4:9 aspect ratio, with a 144Hz refresh-rate display, and that emits up to 1,200nits of peak brightness.

This phone may be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC chipset including Adreno 660 GPU, up to 18GB of LPDDR5 RAM. The phone comes with an all-new thermal design called GameCool 5, dual front-firing speakers, AirTrigger 5, multi-antenna Wi-Fi, and a quad-mic noise-canceling array.
Talking about the cameras, this phone comes with a triple rear camera setup at the back on the new Asus ROG Phone 5 which owns a 64-megapixel primary Sony IMX686 sensor with an f/1.8 lens, a 13-megapixel sensor for wide-angle f/2.4 lens, and a 5-megapixel for a macro shooter. And for selfie lovers, it may have a 24-megapixel selfie camera sensor with an f/2.45 aperture.
Talking about the connectivity options, it includes all the common features like 5G connectivity, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, two USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is an extra pogo pin connector to pair external accessories.
Asus ROG Phone 5 has an RGB light under the ROG logo at the back.
This latest Asus ROG Phone 5 carries packs a dual battery 6,000mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging technology support.
This smartphone weighs 238 grams and 172.8x77.2x10.29mm grams in dimensions.