ASUS ROG Phone 5 to be available from April 15
To recall, the handset was introduced along with ROG Phone 5 Pro and ROG Phone 5 Ultimate models. However, there is no official word on the availability of these variants.
Here's our roundup.
The phone boasts of a 144Hz Super AMOLED display
The ASUS ROG Phone 5 features a notch-less screen with slim bezels, an integrated fingerprint sensor, and ultrasonic shoulder buttons. On the rear, it packs an RGB light panel and a triple camera unit.
The handset bears a 6.78-inch Full-HD+ (1080x2448 pixels) Super AMOLED display with a 144Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ support.
It is offered in Phantom Black and Storm White color options.
It sports a 64MP main camera
The ASUS ROG Phone 5 packs a triple rear camera setup comprising a 64MP (f/1.8) primary sensor, a 13MP (f/2.4) ultra-wide lens, and a 5MP (f/2.0) macro shooter. Up front, it has a 24MP (f/2.5) selfie snapper.
It is backed by a Snapdragon 888 chipset
ASUS ROG Phone 5 draws power from a Snapdragon 888 processor, paired with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage.
It boots Android 11-based ROG UI and packs a 6,000mAh battery with 65W fast-charging support.
For connectivity, the device offers support for Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, NFC, 5G, a headphone jack, and two Type-C ports.
ASUS ROG Phone 5: Pricing and availability
ASUS ROG Phone 5 is priced at Rs. 49,999 for the 8GB/128GB variant and Rs. 57,999 for the 12GB/256GB model. It will go on sale starting April 15 via Flipkart, where buyers can avail 5% cashback with Flipkart Axis Bank credit card.