ASUS ROG Phone 5 launch is confirmed for March 10. The Taiwan-based smartphone company will unveil its flagship gaming smartphone in India and other markets. Ahead of the launch, MySmartPrice has spotted the ROG Phone 5 first on Geekbench. The listing reveals that the phone will come with a whopping 18GB of RAM. Alongside, the phone is also available for pre-order on China’s JD.com. The listing on JD does not reveal much about the gaming smartphone. The ASUS ROG Phone 5 will come with the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. The smartphone’s specifications have leaked in the past as well. Let’s take a look at the ASUS ROG Phone 5 specifications, features and other details revealed via Geekbench.
ASUS ROG Phone 5 likely to be the world’s first gaming smartphone to equip 18GB RAM
ASUS will launch the ROG Phone 5 on March 10. Ahead of the launch, the smartphone has visited the Geekbench website, revealing its key specs.
According to the Geekbench listing, the ASUS ROG Phone 5 (model ASUS_I005DB) will come with a whopping 18GB of RAM. It could well be the first smartphone to pack that amount of RAM. ASUS ROG Phone 3 came with up to 16GB of RAM. Samsung too launched the Galaxy S21 Ultra with 16GB of RAM.
The Geekbench 5 listing also revealed the ROG Phone 5 single-core and multi-core scores. The device scored 1113 and 3468 in Geekbench 5 tests. It will also run on Android 11 out of the box.
ROG Phone 5 JD listing
The ROG Phone 5 has been listed on JD.com ahead of the launch. The listing does not reveal much about the device. The website is only taking pre-orders of the gaming smartphone at the moment.
ASUS ROG Phone 5 specifications
The ROG Phone 5 has been spotted on several certification websites. The phone is expected to have the same design as its predecessor. A DxOMark audio review of the ROG Phone 5 showed the smartphone’s rear panel sporting a matrix display.
Leaked specifications further suggest that the ROG Phone 5 will have a 6.7 inch FHD+ display with and a minimum of 12GB RAM with 128GB storage. There is a 16GB RAM variant too, which is expected to have 256GB storage inside. The device will be powered by a 6000 mAh battery. It will have Android 11 out of the box.