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Asus ROG Phone 2

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Release Date: 2019, august
Asus ROG Phone 2

  • 12 GB RAM
  • 6.59 inches, AMOLED
  • Snapdragon 855 , Octa-core
  • 48 MP+ 13 MP rear 24 MP front
  • 512 GB/ 256 GB inbuilt, no card slot
  • Android 9.0 (Pie)

6000 mAh Lite Yes Fingerprint (In-display)

Asus ROG Phone 2 Pros and cons

Asus ROG Phone 2 - Full Specifications

Device Information

  • Device Type
    smart android phone
  • Model
    ROG Phone 2
  • Status
    Arriving Soon


  • Type Type refers to the phone's size and shape or the overall layout that the smartphone adapts. Generally, we see these types. - Bar, sliding, phablet and foldable.
  • Dimensions
    171 x 77.6 x 9.5 mm
  • Weight
    240 g
  • Colors The shade of a single or gradient tint uses by the device.
  • Flashlight The flashlight is the LED (Light emitting diode)


  • 2G
    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2
  • 3G
    HSDPA b 850 /b 900 / b 1900 /b 2100
  • 4G
  • SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module)
    Nano SIM
  • Dual SIM
    Dual Nano SIM Dual Standby


  • Display Type
    AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
  • Size
    6.59 inches
  • screen-to- body ratio The usable space in the entire screen of the front body.
  • Resolution
    1080 x 2340 pixels,
  • aspect ratio Height of the display screen compared to the width.
    19.5:9 ratio
  • Display Colors The different degree (hue, tone) of colors that the display is showing. There are 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors. As of now, 16 M is the most distinguished color value.
    16M colors
  • Pixel Density The number of pixels per inch in the display.
    ~391 ppi density
  • Touch Screen
  • Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • Other Features It includes rest of mobile features including the display to apps.
    DCI-P3 108%
    240 Hz touch-sensing


  • FM Radio
  • Notifications In the notification panel, the user gets notified while receiving an alert, task, updates or event.
    vibration, mp3, ringtone
  • Ring Tones
  • Loudspeaker


  • Rear (Primary)
    48 MP (26mm (wide)) , PDAF
  • Aperture
  • Pixel size
    1/2", 0.8┬Ám Lens size
  • Rear 2
    13 MP (11mm (ultrawide))
  • Aperture 2
  • Front
    24MP (f/2.2 aperture)
  • Video quality
  • Face Unlock Face-unlock enables the function to unlock the face by seeing on the screen.
  • 4K supported 4 dimensional or 4K is a short phrase given for the video resolution of [email protected]/60fps/120fps. It's now a standard meter for the newage smartphones.
  • Back Flash
  • Front Flash
  • Camera Features The rear and the front camera hold many features making every phone work differently. There are some features that the smartphone usually holds are - Optical Zoom, smile-detection, self-timer, brightness setting e.t.c.
    PDAF, gyro-EIS, Laser AF, Depth sensor, HDR, Portrait mode, Auto-Panorama (motor), flash, beautify, autofocus, Dual-led, gyro-EIS


  • Operating System
    Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • User Interface
    ROG UI
  • Java Support


  • Chipset Chipset is an array of integrated circuits meant to perform in real-time constraints and dedicated functions. Expensive smartphones tend to have better chipset, which performs more advanced operations.
    Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 Plus (7 nm)
  • CPU It stands for a Central Processing Unit. It's generally known as the brain of the device. In short, the CPU process the lines of tasks assigned by the operator.
    2.96 Ghz Octa-core
  • RAM (Memory) Random Access Memory
    12 GB RAM
  • Processor Speed
    1x2.96 GHz Kryo 485 and 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 and 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 485
  • Internal Storage It's a reserved memory in Smartphones, laptops, tablets, e.t.c, allowing to save all the data pertaining to the applications, videos, images, and other files in one place.
    256 GB or 128 GB
  • Expandable Memory It's an alternative external memory to extend the storage size by means of MicroSD card, flash e.t.c
  • Card Slot It's a medium or location putting the memory card.
    No card Slot
  • Sensors
    Fingerprint (in display), proximity sensor, compass, accelerometer, Gyro


  • Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless computing technology to collect and transmit the data in two paired devices. Using Bluetooth, A User can connect the wired and wireless device to share any kind of file without the Internet. It's slow but self-reliant.
    5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
  • Wi-fi
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct
  • Wi-fi Hotspot A Hotspot is a kind of technology devised to connect multiple devices all in one Internet. The hotspot is solely dependent on the person who is sharing it, and other people need to turn on the wifi to use it.
  • Infrared It's an old electronic way to share data between two devices using infrared beams.
  • GPS The Global Positioning System is a widely used satellite technology to navigate the location, velocity and the position of the object.
  • NFC It's A Standard mobile feature that stands for Near field communication. It acts under the proximity sensor when bringing two devices too close.
  • HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface
  • USB (Universal Serial Bus)
    Version 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector with accessory connector
  • OTG
  • Wireless Charging It works when an electromagnetic field develops the tension between the two objects providing the output via inductive coupling
  • Microphone Jack
  • Headphone Jack


  • GPRS GPS (General Packet Radio Service) allows wireless data transfer service in 2G and 3G GSM SIM. Example - pictures, SIM network browsing, and videos.
  • EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) enables a 4x faster data transfer rate compared to the regular 2G GSM Service.
  • Speed
  • Web Browser Web Browser can be a software or a web that lets users surf contents (Images, videos, texts, and other stuff) on the WWW (World wide web) URL. Web browser renders the HTML (markup language) from the website to display contents.
    HTML5 supported


  • SMS Short Messaging Service
  • MMS Multimedia Messaging Service helps users send more graphical short messages including Audio clip, GIF e.t.c.
  • Email Electronic mail is not so different from a traditional mail system as it lets the user send, receive and store data in the form of images, text and other digital files. Each user has a unique email address, If you have no one yet, then you can get it via GMAIL and Yahoo
  • IM


  • Battery Type In short, these are some of the battery types that smartphones use - Lithium Polymer, Lithium-Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride, and Nickel Cadmium. Li-po and the Li-on are in the current phase.
    Li-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
  • Capacity Battery capacity is the maximum number of energy packets stored in the mass of the battery.
    6000 mAh with quick charge 3.0 (30W) and 10W reverse charging
  • Fast charging An Integrated technology that powers up the smartphone much faster than the regular charging.
  • Removable Users can disengage the removable battery, but the non-removal battery comes fixed with the device and cannot be removed.

What's inside the box

  • Overall
    Asus ROG Phone 2
    ejector tool
    manual guide book

Total Specs Score

9.7 4.9 1
  • Design 10
  • Display 9
  • Camera 9
  • Features 10
  • Cpu 10
  • Battery 10

Asus ROG Phone 2 full specification and details

The smartphone flaunts 6.59 inches of IPS LCD Display launching in august 2019 with a black colour variant. The phone is said to have a Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset and runs on an Android Pie. The smartphone has a dual rear camera and a single front selfie camera with an auto-Panorama feature.


Asus ROG Phone 2 is undoubtedly one of the best gaming phones out there with a seemingly 6.59 inches vibrant display. It has a ~80.3% screen to body ratio along with a 391 pixels per inch density. For the safety, it has corning gorilla glass 6 to back it from scratch or any rupture. The smartphone measures around 171 x 77.6 x 9.5 mm of dimension and weight approx. 240g. The building structure for this device is made of an aluminium frame, back glass and a front glass (Corning 6).


Gaming smartphones are designed considering strength as primary faculty. The phablet gets its power through a Snapdragon 855 Plus (7nm) chipset and a 2.96 GHz octa-core processor. For gaming, it utilizes an Adreno 640 (700 MHz) GPU which stands for a graphics processing unit. As to storage, the device comes packed with an Internal 256 GB and 128 GB variably, whereas, it doesn’t support any external storage. It sports a behemoth 12 GB of RAM to run high-end applications and Games without any glitch or any noticeable lag. The games like pubG and asphalt 8,9,10 will run as fast as light. It runs on an Android 9 Pie and has a ROG user-interface.


As the device sounds like a gaming-centric, but Asus doesn’t want to put all one’s eggs in one basket. ROG phone 2 is paired with a dual 48 MP (f/1.8) + 13 MP (f/2.4) rear camera with a 4k resolution video quality. It has a subtle 24 MP (f/2.2) front shooter with a Panorama and HDR.


Rog phone 2 has an improved 6000 Mah lithium polymer battery with a quick charge 4.0 technology. The battery charges phone with a capacity of 30 Watt and its reversible Power bank capacity is 10W.

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