Asus is all set to launch the new generation of gaming smartphones, the ROG Phone 6 series. The company is expected to launch the ROG Phone 6 and ROG Phone 6 Ultimate at the event. Alongside the global launch, the company has confirmed that the device will launch in India on the same day. The device will be a treat for gamers as it packs Qualcomm’s powerful mobile chip, Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC. Apart from this, the gaming-centric smartphone is said to come with a host of interesting features and specifications that will be at par with the rest of the competition. Here’s everything you need to know about the ROG Phone 6 expected price in India, specifications, designs and other details.
Asus ROG Phone 6 Launch Date, Event Time, Where to Watch It Live
Asus has confirmed that it will launch the ROG Phone 6 in India on July 5 at 5:20 PM IST. The live event will be streamed on Asus, ROG India Youtube channels and the company’s social media handles. The company is expected to announce the ROG Phone 6 and ROG Phone 6 Ultimate at the event.
Asus ROG Phone 6 Expected Price in India
The Asus ROG Phone 6 price in India is expected to be in the range of Rs 59,000 to Rs 65,000. We can expect the phone to be priced between these numbers. The Ultimate variant is expected to launch at a price ranging from Rs 79,000 to Rs 85,000 in the country. Apart from the devices, the company is expected to launch various accessories for its gaming lineup which could have additional costs.
Asus ROG Phone 6 Expected Sale Date in India
At the moment, there is no information available about the sale date of the latest ROG Phone 6 series. However, we expect the vanilla variant to go on sale on Flipkart after a month of launch. We should know about the exact sale date of the devices during the launch event. Asus has been a bit inconsistent with the availability of the ROG Phones. For instance, the Asus ROG 5 Ultimate, which was launched back in March 2021, went for sale in December last year.
Asus ROG Phone 6 Expected Specifications and Features
Asus has not confirmed some of the specifications of the ROG Phone 6. Moreover, thanks to the various previous leaks, a few teasers and certification websites, we are aware of the specifications of the devices. Here’re the full specifications and features of the upcoming Asus ROG Phone 6.
165Hz AMOLED Display
The Asus ROG Phone 6 is confirmed to feature an AMOLED display with a whopping 165Hz refresh rate. Meanwhile, multiple leaks that the device will feature a 6.78-inch display, however, there is no information available about the resolution. One could also speculate that the company may add a high touch sampling rate and HDR10+ support.
Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 Processor
The Asus ROG Phone 6 is confirmed to be one of the first phones to get powered by a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset under the hood. The device is also confirmed to have 18GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 1TB of onboard storage on the high-end variant. Asus is expected to add an improved cooling system to the ROG Phone 6 smartphone as well.
The Asus ROG Phone 6 has a cool looking design specifically made for gamers out there. The device will be available in two colours – Black and White. The leaked renders suggest that the device will follow the design language of previous ROG phones. The device will sport a triple camera setup on the back with an LED flash. The bottom left part has a branding of ROG and Tencent games while the center sports a LED display on the back.
64MP Triple Camera Setup
The device is expected to house a 64MP triple camera setup on the back. The primary sensor is expected to be accompanied by a 16MP ultrawide and 5MP macro sensor. The text on the camera module confirms that the device will sport an 8K video recording.
Other Specifications and Features
The Asus ROG Phone 6 will boot Android 12 out of the box. For selfies, the device could pack a 16MP front shooter. Asus is said to pack a 5,850mAh battery with 65W fast charging support. Other features might include an in-display fingerprint scanner, 360-degree CPU cooling, IPX4-rating for water resistance, dual speaker, and Dolby Atmos support.