#kamisukareview – ASUS ROG Phone 3 has finally officially shown itself to the public. This series is wrapped with 144Hz Display, injected with Snapdragon 865+ processor, battery with 6000mAh capacity and of course abundant gaming features and specifications. How much it costs?
The price and specifications of the ROG Phone 3 are apparently still in the reasonable range. And this series is the successor of the HP ROG Phone II flagship. Just for information, the previous generation smartphone is one of the best HP gaming in 2019.
ROG Phone 3, the Best HP Gaming 2020
Now the new generation is present as a mobile gaming device with more fierce performance, more speeding connectivity and long battery life. This latest ASUS HP relies on a 6.59-inch OLED screen with Full HD + resolution resolution.
For gaming purposes, unmitigated the vendor buried 144Hz refresh rate and wrapped it in Corning Gorilla Glass 6 screen protection. As a mobile gaming today, this series has adopted an in-display optical fingerprint reader and stereo loudspeaker.
Features and Specertification
This gaming smartphone is designed solidly with an aluminum frame and coated with Gorilla Glass 3 on the back of its body. Its weight is about 240 grams with dimensions of 171 x 78 x 9.9mm.
The design itself is very futuristic and indeed really for gamers. More than that the latest and best mobile gaming inn has the ROG logo polished with RGB lighting. Handsome!
For imaging, the ROG Phone 3 is equipped with a 24mp selfie camera supported by F2.0 aperture, 27mm wide angle lens, 0.9µm pixel and 1080p 60fps video recording capability. Suitable for those who like live streaming and vlogging.
While on the rear body, ASUS embed a triple-camera setup with a 64MP wide-angle sensor, a 13MP ultrawide camera and a 5MP macro camera. It's quite frightening even though HP gaming has adequate video and photography quality.
The 64MP sensor has F1.8 aperture, 0.8µm pixel, PDAF, video recording up to 8K 30fps, 4K 60fps and 4K 120fps slow-motion video recording. While the 13MP ultrawide camera has a fixed-focus lens, F2.4 aperture and 125? field-of-view. This HP macro camera has F2.0 aperture but without autofocus and can't record video.
ROG Phone 3 and ROG Phone 3 Strix
This gaming smartphone comes in two variants namely ROG Phone 3 and ROG Phone 3 Strix. The first variant carries the Snapdragon 865+ chipset while the second variant relies on the Snapdragon 865 processor. Both run on the Android 10 operating system with ROG UI.
ASUS ROG Phone 3:
- 12GB RAM + 128GB of storage
- 12GB RAM + 256GB storage
- 12GB RAM + 512GB of storage
- 16GB RAM + 512GB storage
ASUS ROG Phone 3 Strix Variants:
- 8GB RAM + 128GB of storage
- 8GB RAM + 256GB storage
- ASUS ROG Phone 3 Cameras
Concerning connectivity, ROG Phone 3 has dual-band A-GPS, BDS, GALILEO, GLONASS, GNSS and QZSS. Other connectivity includes 5G (SA / NSA with sub-6GHz), dual-band Wi-Fi 6, Wi-Fi 6E, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC, and USB 3.2 Type-C ports.
Interestingly, ASUS bundles this HP with USB Type-C to 3.5mm headphone jack dongle and AeroActive Cooler which has a USB Type-C port and headphone jack.
About the battery, this HP is armed with a 6000mAh monster battery. This ASUS gaming HP already supports 30W fast charging and is packed with a 30W fast charger. Accommodating Quick Charge 4.0, USB PD and 10W reverse charging.
Unfortunately, this HP ROG does not support wireless or reverse wireless charging. To support gamers, ROG Phone 3 has Air Triggers 3 shoulder button etc. using an ultrasonic sensor and accelerometer to register finger taps.
The price of the ASUS ROG Phone 3 starts at € 1,000 or around Rp 16.9 million in Europe. While for ASUS ROG Phone 3 Strix, it costs around € 800 euro. In India the price is pegged starting at 49,999 rupees or 9.8 million for the 8GB RAM / 128GB version.
- Indian prices 8/128 = 49,999 INR (Rp. 9.8 million (
- Indian prices 12/256 = 57,999 INR (Rp. 11.4 million)
- European price 12/512 = € 999 (Rp. 16.9 million)
- European price 16/512 = € 1099 (18.6 million)
- 6.59-inch Full HD + AMOLED Display, 144Hz, 10-bit HDR, HDR10 & HDR10 +, Gorilla Glass 6
- Dimensions: 171mm x 78mm x 9.85mm
- Weight: 240g
- Snapdragon 865+ octa-core 3.1 GHz, 3D Vapor Chamber
- Adreno 650 GPU
- 8/12/16 GB RAM LPDDR5
- 128/256 / 512GB UFS Storage 3.1
- K. Back Triple: 64MP f / 1.8, Sony IMX686 + 13MP wide-angle 125 ° + 5MP Macro, Portrait Mode, PDAF, EIS, 8K video recording
- K.Front 24MP
- Audio: dual front-facing speakers with Dirac HD Sound, 7-magnet stereo speakers with dual NXP TFA9874 Smart amplifiers, Hi-Res 192kHz / 24-bit audio output, Quad microphone with Asus Noise reduction tech
- Android 10 with ROG UI
- 5G, In-Display Fingerprint, USB Type-C, NFC, ultrasonic sensor for AirTrigger 3 & grip press
- 6000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 & PD Charging up to 30W fast charging
- Color: Black Glare