ASUS unveiled the third generation ROG gaming mobile Phone. The novelty has received powerful today iron, improved cooling system, display with high refresh rate, loud stereo speakers, multi-touch triggers and a battery of an impressive capacity.
ROG Phone 3 was among the first to receive the latest flagship chipset the Snapdragon 865+ with a maximum clock frequency of 3.1 GHz. In comparison with the usual Snapdragon 865 this chip is more powerful by about 10% both in terms of CPU and GPU. The amount of RAM in the maximum configuration is 16 GB. It uses memory type LPDDR5, which is 51% faster LPDDR4x used in the ROG Phone 2. For storing apps and other content is provided up to 512 GB of memory UFS 3.1. According to ASUS, with the stuffing smartphone is gaining 655 306 points in AnTuTu and 1002 and 3473 points in single-core and multi-core tests Geekbebch respectively.
To achieve an even greater gaming performance, ASUS has improved the corporate mode X Mode which can be activated via the quick settings menu. It optimizes the use of system resources to provide the best possible smooth gameplay with a stable Internet connection. There is also an option to customize the X configuration Mode for each specific game.
As in the previous ROG Phone 3 back cover there is a hole for ventilation and cooling of internal components. According to the manufacturer, the size of the radiator compared to the ROG Phone 2 was increased 6 times. In addition, inside the smartphone provides the evaporation chamber and the graphite film to improve the heat dissipation. For more efficient cooling package includes a plug-in cooler AeroActive Cooler 3.
Feature updated AeroActive Cooler 3 has become the integrated stem that allows you to set the smartphone on the table to play with a controller or just watch the video. In addition, the cooler features a 3.5 mm headphone Jack (in the ROG Phone 3 it’s not). The power of the fan is regulated in a special Appendix.
AeroActive Cooler 3
The front side has a 6.6-inch AMOLED-display with a refresh rate of 144 Hz and a frequency of the sensor layer 270 Hz. The delay of the screen when touch is only 25 MS, and while swipe is 18 MS, which is one of the best results among smartphones. Top and bottom symmetrically placed front-facing stereo speakers. ASUS claims that in comparison with the predecessor they sound much better, bigger, cleaner and the bass became more powerful. When you start the game automatically activates a special game mode that optimizes the sound.
As in the predecessor, the ROG Phone 3 has a large battery capacity of 6000 mAh battery with support for fast charging with an output of 30 watts. The manufacturer claims that through the optimization was able to reduce the degradation of the battery. It is claimed that in comparison with OnePlus 8 Pro it will last 1.3 times longer: over 25 months battery ROG Phone 3 wears at the same rate, how much battery OnePlus 8 Pro degrades in 18 months. According to ASUS, the new product allows you to continuously play PUBG Mobile 9.2 hours, Asphalt 9 and 9.6 hours, Call of Duty Mobile – 9.3 hours.
Fast charging allows you to fill 4510 mAh for 45 minutes. For special application the PowerMaster is configured the charging process. For example, you can limit the speed to reduce the degradation of the battery or set the maximum charge rate of 80%, 90% or 100%. In addition, the ROG Phone 3 allows you to configure the power saving mode and the application can be immersed into a state of hibernation, in which energy consumption is reduced by 67%.
TwinView Dock 3
The main camera in the smartphone is a triple with a primary sensor Sony IMX686 64 MP with a pixel size of 1.6 µm and a lens aperture of f/1.8. Additionally ultrasonically camera of 13 MP and microcamera. Resolution frontali is 24 MP.
The smartphone has an improved touch triggers AirTrigger 3, which combines ultrasonic sensors and motions sensors. Because of this they respond not only to touch, but also on the slides (you can look in games, rolling the camera), the swipe. Provides the ability to simulate using these triggers, 2 buttons on each side. It is also possible to keep them for doing continuous shooting in games.
From other chips ROG Phone 3 it should be noted HyperFusion technology Network that improves the strength, stability and speed of the Internet connection. Throughout the body of the smartphone has four microphones, providing high sound quality of the voice when communicating in chat. Connectors for charging two: lower and side. Both are located so that the cable will not interfere with holding the device in a horizontal position. The back has the logo ROG c customizable RGB backlit Aura, which if desired can be disabled.
- ROG Lighting Armor Case
- Aero Case
- Neon Aero Case with AeroActive Cooler 3
- AeroActive Cooler 3
- ROG Clip
- ROG Kunai 3 Gamepad
- ROG Kunai 3 Gamepad
- TwinView Dock 3
For ROG Phone 3 was developed by a range of optional accessories. Among them is a protective case with a glowing logo, a docking station Dock 3 TwinView with the second display with a refresh rate of 144 Hz, which allows for displaying various useful information, in games, gamepad ROG Kunai 3 that you can connect to your mobile device or use separately, ROG retainer Clip for mounting a smartphone on popular gamepads other brands. The new ROG Phone 3 compatible with most accessories from ROG 2 Phone.
The price of ASUS ROG Phone 3 12/512 GB – € 999. Version 16/512 GB will cost 1099 euros. Phone 3 ASUS ROG Strix Edition with 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal memory will go on sale at a price of 799 euros.