Asus ROG Phone review of an almost perfect smartphone for gaming

Asus ROG Phone is a new gaming smartphone released with a whole line of accessories. In it, Asus tried to combine the gaming tradition of the ROG series with the strengths of mobile devices.

Asus ROG Phone Overview

Gaming phones are not a new concept, and Asus’ ROG Phone is just a niche example. But, Asus not only had no experience with similar devices released before the ROG Phone, but actually did not release gaming smartphones at all.

ASUS ROG Phone reviews

Asus ROG Phone specifications

6, 18:9, 2160×1080, 90Hz AMOLED panel

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 @ 2.96GHz

Qualcomm Adreno 630

Android 8.1 Oreo with ROG Gaming Skin on ZenUI

12MP 8MP (120 degree wide)

4000 mAh, USB Type-C, 20 W, fast charging

Dual front stereo speakers with smart amplifier

Accelerometer, E-Compass, Proximity Sensor, Hall Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyroscope, 2 Ultrasonic AirTriggers

802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ad 2?2 MIMO
Wi-Fi Direct and WiGig 802.11ad
Bluetooth 5.0 and NFC, 3.5mm headphone jack