Asus released its Asus ROG Phone 6 series in India after a long wait. But the new models released are worth the wait. They are feature-packed and more advanced than their predecessors and counterparts. Asus claims the best-in-class features with the quickest CPU that any Android device can claim.
• Asus ROG Phone 6 and Asus ROG Phone 6 Pro have been released in India with a price tag higher than expected
• The latest in Asus Phone 6 series devices boast the most outrageous features one can find in any other Android phone
• Asus claims the CPU and the cooling system have been improved
Asus has used a 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen with a 165Hz refresh rate and a 720Hz touch sampling rate for its latest Asus ROG Phone 6 series. The screen supports HDR10+ colors and brightness can be increased up to 1200 nits. And there is nothing to worry about its upkeep as it has got a Gorilla Glass Victus shield. Also, you get a small, customizable pOLED display on the back of the phone.
The back panel of the phones has also been improved. On the Pro version, you get a tiny OLED display for notifications or graphics and the basic version carries a lighted ROG logo on its back panel.
Asus has retained its potent speaker arrangement for the latest ROG model phones and has got its first IPX4 rating for the speakers.
Asus ROG Phone 6 series phones come with a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 CPU. This CPU supports up to 12GB of RAM on the Asus ROG Phone and 18GB of RAM on the Asus ROG Phone 6 Pro model. Also, Asus claims that the cooling system of the phones has been improved to allow uninterrupted gaming and video streaming.
Asus has selected a 50MP Sony IMX766 sensor as the primary camera for its latest ROG phones. Also, you get a 13MP ultra-wide camera and a 5MP macro camera for detailing. On the front, you get a 12MP shutter for selfies.
Asus ROG Phone 6 series carries a mammoth 6000mAh battery that supports 65W charging for fast wired charging. But Asus provides only a 30W charger with the phones.
The Asus ROG Phone 6 comes in Phantom Black and Storm White colors while the Asus ROG Phone 6 Pro is available only in Solar White. While Asus hasn’t revealed the price tag of the phones, it is expected that the Pro model with 18GB RAM and 512GB storage could cost around Rs. 89,999.