ASUS India announces the availability of ROG Phone II 12 GB | 512 GB variant


ASUS, the Taiwanese leader in mobile technology, today announced the availability of 12 GB RAM and 512 GB internal storage variant of Republic of Gamers (ROG), an evolutionary handset that quickly won consumers’ hearts as the world’s most powerful gaming phone. The smartphone has received 4.7 consumer rating – which is among the highest rating for Smartphones on Flipkart.

4X memory, 30 Watt Hyper Charge Fast ROG Charger in the Box and also higher cooling efficiency with Aero Active Cooler II Accessory in the Box are incremental over the 8GB | 128 GB memory variant.

Both the Aeroactive Cooler II and 30 Watt ROG Hyper Charger, which come inbox with the 12GB | 512GB variant cost Rs.3999 and Rs.1999 respectively when purchased separately as accessories with the 8GB | 128GB variant.

ROG Phone II uses the Snapdragon™ 855 Plus Mobile Platform, a monster 6000mAh battery, the GameCool II cooling system and an ultrafast 120Hz/1ms AMOLED 10-bit HDR display to create the ultimate mobile gaming device. ROG Phone II’s 120Hz AMOLED display has an only 1ms response time and 49ms touch latency, offering users a fluid, ultra-responsive, and blur-free gaming and entertainment experience. In addition, with Delta E <1 color accuracy and 10-bit HDR support, the display ensures games and HDR videos look like their creators intended. The smartphone boasts of dual primary camera of 48 + 13 megapixel and 24 megapixel front Camera, with a low camera aperture of f/2.0. It also supports Face Detection and high dynamic range (HDR) imaging.

The 12 GB RAM and 512 GB internal storage priced at ₹ 59,999. Enclosed in the box are

  • 30 Watt QC 4.0 ROG Hyper Charger
    • Supports Quick Charge 4.0 and Power Delivery 3.0
    • Delivers more power for shorter, safer charge times, and also stays cooler when it’s charging
  • Aero Active Cooler II
    • Redesigned fan blades that deliver even more airflow into the ROG Aerodynamic System, and which can fit over the bundled ROG Phone Aero Case
    • The AeroActive Cooler II is now whisper-quiet, with a 24dBA noise level — 4X quieter than the original design
  • Type C to Type C Data Cable
  • Aero Case
  • Pin Ejector

The latest variant of ROG Phone II will be available on Flipkart starting December 11, 2019.

Price : Rs. 59,999



Processor 2.96GHz specially-binned Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Plus Mobile Platform with 7nm, 64-bit Octa-core Processor
GPU Qualcomm® Adreno™ 640 (675MHz)
Display 6.59” 19.5:9 2340×1080 (391ppi) AMOLED True 10-Bit HDR 120Hz with 1ms response time 600nits HBM brightness, 111.8% DCI-P3 Delta E average <1%; 1.07 billion colors;
500,000:1 contrast ratio. Front 2.5D Corning® Gorilla® 6 Glass
Capacitive touch panel with 10 points multi-touch (support Glove touch)
Gaming HDR and Video Streaming HDR supported
Memory Up to 12GB RAM LPDDR4X
Storage Up to UFS3.0 512GB
NTFS support for external HDD
Sensor Accelerator, E-Compass, Proximity, Hall sensor, Ambient light sensor, in-display fingerprint sensor, Gyro, Ultrasonic sensors (for Airtrigger II)
Main Rear Camera 48MP SONY IMX586 flagship sensor, Quad Bayer Technology, F1.79, 0.8µm/1.6µm effective pixel size, 1/2.0″, 2×1 OCL PDAF, LED flash
Second Rear Camera 13MP, 125˚  ultra-wide, F2.4, Real-time distortion correction
Front Camera 24MP, 0.9µm, Quad Bayer Technology, F2.0
Video Recording 4K UHD (3840 by 2160) video at 30 / 60 fps for main rear camera, at 30fps for second rear camera
1080p FHD video recording at 30 / 60 fps
720p HD video recording at 30 fps
3-axis electronic image stabilization
Take still photo while recording video
Slow Motion video (1080p at 120/240 fps and 720p at 480 fps)
Speaker Dual front-facing speakers
5-magnet speaker with dual NXP 9874 smart amplifier for louder, deeper and less distorted sound effect
DTS:X Ultra virtual surround sound
Audio Output Hi-Res audio 192kHz/24-bit standard that is 4 times better than CD quality
DTS:X Ultra virtual surround sound
AudioWizard with listening profiles
Microphone Quad microphone array with ASUS Noise Reduction Technology
FM Receiver FM radio
Wireless Technology WLAN 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 & 5GHz
Bluetooth 5.0
Wi-Fi direct
Navigation GPS (L1+L5), GLO, BDS, GAL (E1+E5a), QZSS (L1+L5)
SIM Cards Dual SIM dual standby
Slot 1: 2G/3G/4G Nano SIM Card
Slot 2: 2G/3G/4G Nano SIM Card
Data rate* DC-HSPA+: UL 5.76 / DL 42Mbps,
8GB/128GB Variant : LTE 2CA Cat18 UL up to 211 Mbps / 4CA Cat 15 DL up to 800 Mbps
12GB/512GB Variant : LTE 2CA Cat18 UL up to 211 Mbps / 5CA Cat 18 DL up to 1.2 Gbps
12GB/512GB Variant : 4×4 MIMO and CA w/4×4 MIMO supported
Bands* FDD-LTE (Bands for 8GB/128GB variant 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 28)
FDD-LTE (Bands for 12GB/512GB variant 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 29, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands for 8GB/128GB variant 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
TD-LTE (Bands for 12GB/512GB variant 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
WCDMA (Bands for 8GB/128GB variant 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8)
WCDMA (Bands for 12GB/512GB variant 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 19)
EDGE/GPRS/GSM (850, 900, 1800, 1900MHz)
Network features VoLTE
Interface Side: 48 pin Customized/Type C connector USB3.1 gen2/DP 1.4(up to 4K)/Fast Charging (QC3.0+QC4.0/PD3.0) / Direct Charge
Bottom: Type C connector USB3.0/Fast Charging (QC3.0/PD3.0)/Direct Charge
3.5mm Audio jack
Operating System Android™ Pie 9
Battery 6,000mAh (Li-Po)
Power Adapter Output: 10V 3A, supports up to 30W QC4.0 / PD3.0 / Direct Charge adapter
Dimensions 170.99mm x 77.6mm x 9.48mm
Weight 240g

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