ROG Phone II Price and Specs Announced

ROG Phone II Price and Specs

Christmas came early. Well, not really. But ROG just gave us an early gift. They just announced the ROG Phone II Price, Specs, and Pre-Order information ahead of schedule.

Last week, ROG announced the ROG Phone II Online Launch scheduled on October 11 at 9 pm. But just earlier today, they gave us the price, specs and all the pre-order details for the unit.

ROG Phone II
ROG Phone II

ROG Phone II promises to be the world’s first gaming phone with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus. It comes with an AMOLED 10-bit HDR 6.59″ display. ROG II has a landscape-oriented design, aDual Surrounding Vibration, and front-facing stereo speakers. It promises a powerful immersive gaming experience. And it comes with a new range of modular accessories

ROG Phone II comes with a 6000 mAh long-life battery with 30W ROG HyperCharge.

ROG Phone II Price

All that power for just under PhP50,000.

Asus ROG Phone II price
Asus ROG Phone II

Yes, you read that right. The 12GB/512GB variant of the ROG Phone II comes with a price tag of only PhP49,995.

Specs

Processor2.96GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon 855 Plus Mobile Platform with 7nm, 64-bit octa-core processor
GPUQualcomm® Adreno 640
OSAndroid Pie with new ROG UI
MemoryLPDDR4X12GB RAM
Display6.59-inch 19.5:9 (2340 x 1080) 120Hz/1ms AMOLED 10-bit HDR display
600nits outdoor readable brightness
Delta E < 1
DCI-P3 support and 500,000:1 contrast ratio AMOLED display with Corning® Gorilla® 6 Glass
Blue-light filter for eye care 
Supports Always On
Capacitive touch panel with 10-point multitouch (supports glove touch)

Dimensions170.99 x 77.6 x 9.48 mm
Weight240g
Main Cameras48MP
13MP (125° ultrawide-angle)
Front Camera24MP
Audio
Dual front-facing stereo speakers with DTS:X Ultra
Stereo speaker with dual NXP TFA9874 smart amplifier for louder, deeper and less distorted sound effect
SensorsIn-display fingerprint sensor, face recognition, accelerator, e-compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, Hall sensor, ambient light sensor, ultrasonic sensors for AirTrigger II and grip press, dual vibrators
GPSSupports GPS(L1+L5), GLO, BDS, GAL(E1+E5a), QZSS(L1+L5)
Connectivity4G LTE up to 1.2Gbps downloads with integrated Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X24 LTE modem
Qualcomm Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 
Wi-Fi Direct 
WiGig® (802.11ad/60GHz Wi-Fi) wireless display support
2×2 MIMO
Bluetooth® 5.0 (EDR + A2DP), supports Qualcomm® aptX™, aptX HD and aptX Adaptive NFC
PortsSide: 
Custom USB-C 
Supports USB 3.1 Gen 1 / DP 1.4 (4K) / fast charging (PD 3.0) (30W) 
30W ROG HyperCharge direct charging
Bottom: 
USB-C
Supports USB 2.0 / fast charging (PD3.0) (30W) / direct charging
3.5mm headphone jack
Battery
6000mAh
ColorBlack Glare
Inclusions
AeroActive Cooler II (PHP 2,995), Aero Case (PHP 995)

Pre-Order Freebies

You can pre-order the ROG Phone II starting tomorrow, October 3.

If you pre-order the ROG Phone II, you will be eligible for the ROG WEAR VICTORY BUNDLE. That’s the ROG Phone II plus an EXCLUSIVE ROG Jacket worth PhP2,495.

Full mechanics for pre-orders and other information will be unveiled on the ROG Philippines page, tonight, October 2, 2019.

However, the news will not stop there. The brand will still have another announcement on October 11, 2019 – during their online launch at 9:00 PM.

In itself, I think the PhP49,995 price tag is just right for the specs and features of the ROG Phone II. It might seem too much for some but it is a smartphone designed and specially crafted for an optimum gaming experience.

So if you are serious about mobile gaming, do not miss out on getting yourself the ROG Phone II. For a better, overdrive gaming experience, it is a must-have.

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