Review of Asus ROG Phone II

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Last Update 2019-07-29 Views 5491


The Asus ROG Phone II could be claimed as the successor to the ROG Phone belonging to the last year that was famous as a gaming phone against a traditional smartphone. But now we have received the ROG Phone 2, with the bigger size, more powers which are never experienced. As if there are else mobile devices with cool-screen aimed at to gaming, for example, the Red Magic 3 by ZTE, while mentioning, it is one of its types.


Design of Asus ROG Phone 2

Asus ROG Phone II has a unique look due to its use of the aerodynamic system for the rear panel pattern. The frame is prepared by stainless steel while the Gorilla Glass v3 protects the rear front. Beneath the glass made back, lines appear as hypotenuse pattern over the phone, which changes the shiny look as the light direction falls on colors. The ROG Phone 2 holds a negative effect in the form of 240g weight, and 9.78mm thick.


The right side of frame house Air Trigger II that acts like shoulder buttons of any joystick and near them locates two touch-sensitive areas.

This device has Full HD+ resolution for the 6.59inches AMOLED display. It offers 120Hz refresh rate of the display, which could be bumped up to one millisecond response time that reaches to 240Hz touch response time probably it has become the first smartphone with the cute feature.


The screen is 10bit HDR certified and thus replicates 108% of DCI-P3 color array for the rich gaming experience.

For the content consumption, it can de-code on-paper specs into higher cool-down rate to give the high-end screen to play games with charming amusement.

The bezels are feel-able onto this screen, because the display is scoring 19.5:9 aspect ratio. This ratio gives a rest opportunity to tired fingers during long gaming hours on cool Asus rog II.


The dual-stereo speakers get fit in the top and bottom bezels, and also four noise-canceling mics, on the other hand, the fingerprint scanner locates under the display.


The Specs and Features

Asus features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset that adds Octa-core CPU clocked at 2.96GHz coupled to Adreno 640 GPU, and accompanied to 12GB of RAM and 128GB/512GB with the additional support of UFS3.0 storage.

The Snapdragon 855 SoC performance comes 15% faster with juggling to CPU, while the graphics expose an Elite Gaming collection.

The PUBG Mobile like gaming feels a live experience accompanied to HDR mode on to elite class phones, this locks scenes at 60fps with no lag of the power exploit.

The thermal system of the ROG Phone II consists of a vapor chamber for cooling informs of plates for the heat control.

The phone uses to run on ROG UI based on Android 9.0 Pie OS, submitting the gaming theme. The RGB illumination has ROG Aura Sync app with one more Armory Crate app for control. The Asus Rog II consists of advanced Aero Active Cooler II that is four times more accurate against the previous edition, and as a result, it maintains the temperature up to 5-degrees.

The Asus participates with ROG Lighting Armor Case, and an NFC chip for special themes to upgrade the ROG Phone II performances.

Included in the packaging of Asus ROG 2 is a fine build ROG Kunai GamePad which adds 21 keys and could be attached to the facilitated phone or else PC devices.

The ROG Phone II could be conjugate easily to the dock, and the user can win the benefit of twin at one stream. There is also a MobileDesktop Dock with a Pro Dock for the best experience on to a large screen.

Asus ROG Phone II equips a very big 6,000mAh battery that has 30W fast charging and a Type-C socket and display harbor.


Bench Marks for the Asus Rog II

The collaboration of memory, RAM & ROM, Octa-core CPU it gets for Intel Core i7-6600U equal to 4,000 on Geekbench. The Multicore has 3616 points, and multi-core receives 11103 points on the scoreboard.

Camera of Asus ROG Phone II

Asus has an array of the dual-camera array on the backside. It equips 48MP primary sensor, and a 13MP ultra-wide sensor having 125-degree broad snapping. The selfie section on display owns a 24MP single sensor.


Asus ROG Phone 2 gets made by the collaboration of well-off material, and huge mainstream upgrades in the display section, echo area, OS platform, along with a massive battery. This will be influential Android mobile phones winning the buyers hearts.

The Asus ROG Phone II Price

The ROG phone price $899 form the 12GB/256GB variant, and The ROG Phone II comes with12GB/128GB version price for the $ 837. This range demands bulky wallet or long bank savings but they are nothing before this big ever deal.

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