Asus ROG Phone 5 will launch in India at the same time as everywhere else
ROG Phone 5 confirmed to be powered by Snapdragon 888 processor
ROG Phone 5 will go on sale on Flipkart in India
Asus ROG Phone 5 is now confirmed to launch on March 10 in India. The much-awaited gaming smartphone will launch globally at the same time as India. Asus has also confirmed that the phone will go on sale on Flipkart after its debut. The ROG Phone 5 has been leaked previously and recently the phone’s audio performance was reviewed by DxOMark revealing its design in all its glory.
Asus has sent out media invites for the launch of the ROG Phone 5 series asking to “Join us for the virtual global unveiling of the ASUS ROG Phone 5 series, along with unparalleled gaming accessories for the ultimate gaming experience. Taking forward the legacy of the legendary ROG Phone, the new device is guaranteed to blow your mind with a stunning display, top-notch performance and audio, ultimate speed and control, and cutting-edge technology!”
Asus ROG Phone 5 launch details
The ROG Phone 5 is scheduled to launch on March 10 from 4:15 PM onwards in India. The launch event will be simultaneously hosted in Taipei, Berlin and New York. The launch event will be live-streamed online across Asus India’s social media handles. Additionally, we have embedded the YouTube live stream link below. Interested folks can enable the reminder to alert you for when the ROG Phone 5 launch begins on March 10. You can check out everything we know about the Asus ROG Phone 5 here.
Asus ROG Phone 5 leaked specifications
Asus ROG Phone 5 could feature a 6.78-inch Full HD+ display with an AMOLED panel and 144Hz high refresh rate.
The Asus ROG Phone 5 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset. The chipset is expected to be paired with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of storage. The rear panel of the phone has an AniMe dot matrix panel allowing users to personalize it to display any image or text message.
The ROG Phone 5 will likely have 64MP triple cameras on the back as seen in the image released by DxOMark. The phone is expected to sport a dual 3,000mAh battery that totals to 6,000mAh of charge with support for 65W fast charging. The phone is expected to run on Android 11 out of the box. We can also expect the company to introduce some gaming accessories along with the launch of the phone on March 10 in India.