The original ROG Phone got a lot of things right. But Asus wasn’t done yet and brought in a successor with ROG Phone 3. From a quick look, you don’t see a lot of changes to the new ROG in terms of style. But if you take a look at its specs, you will see that all its features are better than ever.
A Closer Look at the New Asus ROG Gaming Phone
What’s truly fantastic about the Asus ROG Phone 3 is its monstrous components. For starters, it has 12GB of RAM and up to 1TB of storage. It also boasts of a 6,000mAh battery. The chipset is Snapdragon 855lus, which is overclocked to 2.96GHz. As for the display, it has the world’s first AMOLED screen of 6.59” size with a 120Hz refresh rate.
Its body? It is beefy in all its 240g weight. All in all, Asus ROG Phone 3 is truly a super smartphone. Do you think that’s all? ROG Phone 3 is highly evolved, particularly when it comes to mobile gaming. Its specs give you the power to win, as evidenced by components such as:
GameCool II Vapor-Chamber Cooling System
Side-Charging Design with Upgraded Air Trigger II Tech
Dual Surrounding Vibration Technology
3.5mm Audio Jack and Quad Mics with Noise Cancellation
Dual Front-Facing Speakers
Android™ Pie™ with new ROG UI OS
ROG Kunai Gamepad (optional accessories)
TwinView Dock II (optional accessories)
Game-changer design and style
Asus ROG Phone 3 is big in everything, but in a very different way as other massive phones. Its design is intimidating not just in size but also in design. Starting from the heavy-weight body to the RGB lighting ROG logo, ROG Phone 3 is a badass.
Weighing at a hefty 240g, this phone is much heavier than huge phones like iPhone 11 Pro Max at 226g. However, like that particular handset, ROG Phone 3 also has a glass/metal smartphone. It has a beveled aluminum frame in a matte finish, which makes it feel less slick.
Some people are not comfortable with big phones. Luckily, ROG Phone 3 does not feel like that at all, thanks to the curved glass around its back. Though the phone is big, it still fits nicely in the palm. The phone’s metal frame also does well in keeping it from being too slippery.
One thing you’ll notice with Asus ROG Phone 3 is it somehow has a unique personality. It’s all due to the distinct pattern on the back cover and the Matte Black colorway exclusive to the smartphone.
Next level gaming visuals
With ROG Phone 3, you can always play fast and accurate thanks to next-level gaming visuals. As mentioned, it has the world’s first AMOLED 10-bit, 120Hz/1ms display in 6.56inches screen.
It’s a magnificent screen that delivers fluid gaming and entertainment without any blur. Featuring unrivaled color accuracy and touch latency, this state-of-the-art display is protected with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 6.
Immersive audio and crystal-clear communication
ROG Phone 3 has impressive audio capabilities. With front-facing speakers at both ends of the device, it ensures you can enjoy an immersive sound experience. It even has pinpoint stereo imaging when in landscape mode.
Not only that, but ROG Phone 3 also has a 24-bit/192KHZ audio engine and high-resolution audio support. Along with the DTS:X Ultra and 3.5mm headphone jack, you are sure to have the clearest in-game comms ever.
In terms of performance, this smartphone ensures you enjoy an upgraded gaming experience. With ROG Phone 3, your data is supercharged with its 1TB UFS 3.0 ROM and Cat 20 LTE support. The latter makes sure that your mobile download speeds are always faster than ever.
What powers ROG Phone 3 is Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus Mobile Platform, the fastest the world ever has. It comes with a clock speed of 2.96GHz with up to 12GB RAM. Gaming with ROG Phone 3 is as effortless as you could ever imagine, allowing you to enjoy a mind-blowing performance.
The ROG phone successor is also a graphics powerhouse as it features the latest Adreno™ 640 GPU. It’s thanks to this that ROG Phone 3 has incredible display output and higher power efficiency. No matter how demanding you are when it comes to visuals, ROG Phone 2 can take it.
Maximum cooling system
Asus ROG Phone 3 always brings its A-game thanks to its second-generation GameCool II cooling system. It provides the phone with the maximum cooling ability through a 3D vapor chamber. This newly designed vapor chamber does even better at removing heat from the phone, supporting ROG Phone 3’s full-speed operation.
The phone also comes with the new AeroActive Cooler II. It fits right over ROG Phone 3’s Aero Case3, featuring redesigned fan blades. With those fan blades, the phone enjoys more airflow into its Aerodynamic System. Even at high loads, these fan blades are much quieter and effectively cools down ROG Phone 3.
In terms of connectivity during gaming, it is often a hit-and-miss experience for most people. But ROG Phone 3 is vastly different thanks to using a multi-antenna system and a landscape-optimized Wi-Fi.
With that, this superphone ensures you have stable connectivity throughout. Lags are minimized for the fantastic connected experience. Moreover, ROG Phone 3 ensures your gaming is never interrupted through Game Genie software.
Asus ROG Phone 3 is monstrous in every aspect, including its stamina. With its 6,000mAh battery, you can enjoy a non-stop gaming experience anytime, anywhere. Besides the battery, its Hypercharge direct-charging technology allows the phone to take safer and shorter charging times.
From design to performance, Asus ROG Phone 3 is a monster phone throughout. It delivers a fantastic gaming experience, unlike what any other phone can do. With such advanced components and features, Rog Phone 3 is among many that dominate the market. From its first ROG phone, Asus truly outdid itself.