Asus launched the Asus ROG Phone 5 series last month with three phones: Asus ROG Phone 5, ROG Phone 5 Pro, and ROG Phone 5 Ultimate. After a month, one of these smartphones, ROG Phone 5 is going on sale on Flipkart at 12 PM today. Asus launched their ROG Phone 5 series back in March but looks like the chip shortage had hit them too. Currently, only the ROG Phone 5(review) is going on sale in India. There are still no words on the ROG Phone 5 Pro and ROG Phone 5 Ultimate. The ROG Phone 5 is powered by Snapdragon 888 5G chipset. It features a massive 6000mAh battery with 30W charging support. It also features an AMOLED screen with 144Hz refresh rate.
ASUS ROG Phone 5 India Price, Sale Date, and Offers
The Asus ROG Phone 5 is available in two variants: 8GB+128GB priced for Rs 49,999 and 12GB+256GB priced for Rs 57,999. Both variants will be available in two colour options featuring a glossy finish: Phantom Black and Storm White. The sale will be live on Flipkart at 12 PM today.
Users can also get 5% extra off on the Flipkart website with Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card. Those who buy the ROG Phone 5 from Flipkart would be eligible to get the Google Nest Mini or Google Nest Hub at Rs 1,999 and Rs 5,999 respectively. The Asus ROG Phone 5 is also available through No Cost EMI with the Flipkart Axis bank card starting at Rs 8,334/month. You can also get upto Rs 16,500 off by exchanging your old phone.
ASUS ROG Phone 5 Full Specifications
The ROG Phone 5 sports a 6.78-inch AMOLED display with FHD+ resolution at 1080×2488 pixels. It supports 144Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate. The ROG 5 has a HDR10+ certified display. Asus has used the latest Snapdragon 888 octa-core chipset to power the ROG Phone 5. The hardware setup includes upto 12GB of DDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS3.1 storage. For smooth video rendering, the phone has the Adreno 660 GPU. The phone runs over custom version of Android 11 operating system.
For the optics, the ROG Phone 5 gets triple rear cameras of 64MP primary sensor equipped with Sony IMX686, 13MP ultra-wide-angle sensor, and 5MP macro sensor. The phone is capable of shooting 8K videos at 30FPS. On the front, the phone has a 24MP selfie camera that also supports video recording and video calls.
The ROG Phone 5 gets backed up with a 6,000mAh battery that supports 65W fast charging via USB Type C. On the connectivity front, it offers Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, 5G, 4G VoLTE, NFC, and GPS with GLONASS, BDS and GNSS.