ASUS ROG Phone 5 will be launched in India today, and it will be broadcast live through the company’s official social media channels. The new Asus phone is expected to be launched as the successor to the ROG Phone 3 launched last year. Although its details have yet to be confirmed, it is speculated that ROG Phone 5 can have up to 18GB of RAM and Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. Some official-looking renderings of the upcoming phone have also been leaked online, suggesting two different color options.

ASUS ROG Phone 5 India announces live broadcast details

The launch of ASUS ROG Phone 5 India will begin at 4:15 this afternoon. The conference was broadcast live on the ASUS India YouTube channel. You can also watch the press conference through the video embedded below.

After the official release, ASUS ROG Phone 5 can be purchased in the country through Flipkart, just like ROG Phone 3.

ASUS ROG Phone 5 specifications (expected)

ASUS ROG Phone 5 appeared on various certification websites last month, proposing its key specifications. The phone also appeared in 16GB and 18GB RAM variants on the benchmark app Geekbench.

According to the detailed information currently available, ASUS ROG Phone 5 is expected to run on Android 11 and include a 6.78-inch display and Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC. It may also have 8GB RAM options-16GB and 18GB variants. In addition, ROG Phone 5 may include a dual-cell 6,000mAh battery that can support 65W fast charging. The size of the phone is 172.83×77.252×10.29mm.

In addition, the recommender Ishan Agarwal owns shared Some renderings of ASUS ROG Phone 5-suggesting a similar design to ROG Phone 3. The phone seems to have a dot matrix style part that can support a customizable experience, such as the Zephyrus G14 laptop. There are also two USB Type-C ports-one on the bottom and the other on the side of the phone. A 3.5mm headphone jack can also be seen in the rendering.

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ASUS ROG Phone 5 may come with some gaming accessories, including an updated AeroActive cooler. The phone may also have two different color options: black/gray and white. However, the early ROG Phone models only had one color.


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