ASUS launches ROG Phone III In Two Different Markets

ASUS launches ROG Phone III In Two Different Markets
July 23 19:25 2020 Print This Article

Yesterday, ASUS finally unveiled their latest gaming smartphone, the ROG Phone III. This is their third iteration to the series aiming at the niche of serious mobile gaming. The ROG Phone III, like its predecessors, have bleeding edge specifications at the premium end of pricing. 

However, with two different markets launched, the device vary in price widely. Philippine availability is still unknown as of now. Though given that their predecessors launched locally before, it is not surprising if ASUS brought the device in the shores. 

As for specifications, the device is donning the Snapdragon 865 Plus platform for the standard .version and the vanilla Snapdragon 865 for the Strix version. These chips are the highest end in the spectrum in terms of Android mobile platforms. 
The displays is upped to a 144Hz refresh rate and 270Hz touch sampling rate. The display is still a 1080p OLED display, similar to the ROG Phone II. 


Powering it is a 6,000mAh battery and fills via a 30W fast charging technology. With this size of battery, it will be easy to give the user a plentiful amount of screen on time even when the display is set at maximum refresh rate. 

Do note that these are not official Philippine prices and are directly converted from Euros and Indian Rupees.

  • European 
  • Strix (Snapdragon 865 only)
  • 8/256 – €799/925US$/PHP 45.7K
  • Standard (Snapdragon 865 Plus)
  • 12/512 – €999/1157US$/PHP 57K
  • 16/512 – €1099/1273US$/PHP 62.9K

  • India (All variants have Snapdragon 865 Plus)
  • 8/128 – Rs. 49,999/670US$/PHP 33.1K
  • 12/256 – Rs. 57,999/778US$/PHP 38.4K

  • 6.59-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED  display
  • 3.1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus 7nm+ Octa (Standard and Indian variants)
  • 2.84GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 7nm+ Octa (Strix)
  • Qualcomm Adreno 650 GPU (Standard and Overclocked)
  • Vapor Chamber cooling
  • 144Hz refresh rate
  • 270Hz touch sampling rate
  • HDR 10
  • WiFi 6/Bluetooth 5.1
  • 5G
  • 8/12/16GB RAM LPDDR5
  • 256/512GB UFS 3.1 storage
  • 64MP Sony IMX 686 f/1.8 aperture, 1/1.7″ sensor size
  • 13MP Ultrawide camera 125° FOV,f/2.4 aperture
  • 5MP Macro camera
  • 24MP selfie camera
  • Indisplay mounted fingerprint scanner
  • 2x Type C ports
  • Stereo speakers
  • 6000mAh battery
  • 30W fast charging 
  • Android 10 with ZenUI/ROGUI

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