The Taiwanese company, Asus, has announced that it will be launching Asus ROG Phone 2 in India on September 23. The second-generation gaming smartphone has now been put on Flipkart that confirms that the upcoming device will be available for purchase on the e-commerce platform. The smartphone was first unveiled at the IFA 2019 tech summit that was held in Berlin earlier this month and now making its way to the Indian market. The Asus ROG Phone 2 comes with a Snapdragon 855+ processor along with a huge 6,000mAh battery.
The company confirmed the arrival of Asus ROG Phone 2 on its official Asus India account revealing that the phone will be introduced in India on September 23. The launch event starts at 12.30 noon IST. The launch event will also be live-streamed on its official social media platforms.
Asus ROG Phone 2 price (expected)
Although the company has not confirmed its price in India, we can guess the price of Asus ROG Phone 2 from the prices set in the European market, where the standard edition comes with a price tag of EUR 899 (approximately Rs 71,400). The Ultimate Edition is being sold at EUR 1,199 (approximately Rs 95,200).
On the other hand, according to the Chinese pricing the Standard and the Ultimate Edition carry a price tag of CNY 3,499 (approximately Rs. 35,000) and CNY 6,199 (approximately Rs. 62,000) respectively.
Asus ROG Phone 2 specifications
The Asus ROG Phone 2 features a 120Hz 6.59-inch FHD+ display with 2,340 x 1,080 pixels and an in-display fingerprint scanner protected by Gorilla Glass 6. It has Snapdragon 855+ SoC, clocked at 2.9GHz with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 512GB UFS 3.0 of internal storage. It comes with a massive 6,000mAh battery with support for 25W fast charging.
In terms of camera, it sports dual rear cameras that include a 48-megapixel primary and a secondary 13-megapixel ultrawide camera. On the front, it has a 24-megapixel selfie camera. The device comes integrated with dual front-facing stereo speakers with DTS: X Ultra support and ultrasonic air triggers along with 3D cooling chamber with a vent.
For the latest gadget and tech news, and gadget reviews, follow us on Twitter, Facebookand Instagram. For newest tech & gadget videos subscribe to our YouTube Channel. You can also stay up to date using the Gadget Bridge Android App.