After the large number of leaks and advances, today it is finally officially presented the new ROG Phone 3. However, just a few hours from the ASUS digital event, it seems that the TechPowerUp website has advanced the information of the event where, in addition to the phone itself, the company will take the opportunity to announce the arrival of a new series of accessories and peripherals oriented for gaming, compatible for consoles, computers, and of course, your new smartphone.
ASUS ROG Phone 3 Specifications:
- Operating system: Android 10 + ROG UI
- screen: 6.59-inch AMOLED with 144Hz refresh rates and 240Hz touch sampling
- Resolution: FHD + (2340 × 1080)
- Processor: Snapdragon 865 Plus 5G
- Memory: 8, 12 or 16 GB of RAM
- Storage: 128, 256 or 512 GB
- Rear cameras: Triple setup with a 64 MP main sensor, 13 MP wide-angle camera, and telephoto lens
- Frontal camera: Simple setup with a 32 MP sensor
- Connectivity: WiFi 802.11 ac, WiFi Dual Band, 5G, Dual SIM, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC
- Battery: 6,000 mAh with 30W fast charge
- Dimensions: 171 x 78 x 9.85 mm
- Weight: 240 grams
- Others: Face recognition, iris recognition, fingerprint reader under the screen
Starting with its great protagonist, the ROG Phone 3 lands as a last generation finish, and the world’s most powerful gaming smartphone. And is that although many of the advanced specifications have remained unchanged, we can also see certain improvements.
So, seeking to redefine the experience of mobile gaming, this phone comes equipped with powerful processors Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus 5G, accompanied by a 6.59-inch AMOLED screen with 144Hz refresh rates, 1 millisecond response time, and HDR10 + (in line with many PC monitors).
In addition, this panel will feature an ultra sensitive response, with a touch latency of just 25 milliseconds, allowing an almost instantaneous tactile response.
Maintaining the distinctive design of the previous ROG Phone, the new ROG Phone 3 retains some of the most outstanding qualities such as its exclusive side loading port, which will allow us a more comfortable grip on the phone; or its small transparent part of the back cover, through which its powerful heat sink will be shown, renewed with the update of the GameCool 3 cooling system.
Thus, we will also have the presence of several special accessories for the phone, advanced this time by Pricebaba, repeating the presence of the Kunai gamepad or ROG Clip for console type controls as well as the TwinView Dock for dual screen games. Additionally, we will have the arrival of the new Lighning Armor case, which will add a RGB LED touch to the back of the terminal.
ASUS ROG Falchion, the ultra-portable mechanical keyboard
A wireless mechanical keyboard with an innovative design that represents 65% the size of a standard keyboardMore compact than the already small TKL (TenKeyLess) keyboards, it takes portability to the extreme with up to 400 hours of battery life. All this without sacrificing quality, offering ultrafast 1 ms response times thanks to its 2.4 GHz connectivity.
Despite its small size, this keyboard offers 68 keys (adding the additional actions with the function keys) in variants based on the Cherry MX switch used, with RGB backlight and software for color customization or macros.
Finally, we will have the curious addition of interactive touch panel on its side, with which we can adjust the volume, play and pause music, and zoom in and out of the screen, and even program it for use as a macro key. Furthermore, these RGB LEDs inside the touchpad indicate the battery status in real time
ASUS ROG Cetra RGB, the ANC headphones
The exclusives ASUS Essence 10mm Drivers They offer optimized gaming audio and powerful bass. Users can choose from three sizes of silicone ear tips and fins, as well as a pair of foam ear tips, all to provide flexibility and ensure a comfortable fit. All this while maintaining that essential gamer touch, with a small addition of customizable RGB lighting.
Although undoubtedly its greatest virtue is the presence of an active noise cancellation (ANC) technology and the innovative Ambient mode on the headphones allow users to adjust their listening experience, allowing them to fully immerse themselves in games, music and other media without distraction, or tune in to their surroundings and external sounds.
Also, thanks to your USB-C connectionThese in-ear headphones will be compatible with multiple platforms, including mobile phones, computers or consoles such as the Nintendo Switch.
ASUS ROG Strix XG16, the portable monitor
A portable gaming screen 15.6-inch IPS with a built-in battery that supports a refresh rate of up to 144Hz and 1080p HD resolution that allow us wide viewing angles and displays high quality colors and brightness.
The easy-to-use kickstand at the back can be opened up to 70 degrees and provides stability to the screen on a flat surface in landscape or portrait orientation for comfortable viewing on the go. However, it will also be compatible with the ROG Tripod, which will allow us to place the screen on a laptop to use it as a dual-screen configuration.
In terms of connectivity options, the Strix XG16 offers two USB-C ports and a Micro HDMI port, which provide flexible connectivity and the ability to charge during the game, and that will allow us to play content from both laptops and tablets and smartphones.