Asus ROG Phone 5 Gaming Phone Launched in India: Know About the Specification, Feature and Price

Asus is going to overdrive with ROG Phone 5, which has a myriad of features to give you the ultimate gaming experience.

by Akansha_B Updated: 13 Apr, 2021, 00:51 IST
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Asus ROG Phone 5 Gaming Phone Launched in India

Asus ROG Phone 5 is the newest smartphone with software and hardware, making it one of the best smartphones of 2021. There are three smartphones in the series this time, the ROG Phone 5, the ROG Phone 5 Pro, and the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate. The ROG Phone 5 Ultimate is for ROG hardcore fans, while the ROG Phone 5 is for the masses. The Asus ROG Phone 5 launch was held on YouTube ASUS India's official channel on 10th March 2021. You can check out the launch video on their YouTube channel.

Various price tags throughout the series offer players more choices, including a massive 18GB RAM version that is overkill. Asus ROG Phone 5 was released in India in line with the global debut so that Indian mobile gamers have the new gaming brute.

However, with PUBG Mobile no longer part of India's mobile game community (at least legally), it would be crucial to see what tempts them. Sure, they've got COD Mobile and Garena Free Fire. Still, their consumer base has not hit the quality that PUBG Mobile users enjoyed, and that's why smartphone companies have started to double the sales of their gaming devices in India. Here is a review of the specifications and features of the upcoming Asus ROG Phone 5.

ASUS ROG Phone 5 Launch Date

The live stream on ASUS India’s official YouTube channel revealed the key specifications and prices, yet the release date is yet to be announced. You can check on Flipkart as the launch is expected on Flipkart first.

Expected Release Date:

15th April 2021


8 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage

Launch Platform


ASUS ROG Phone 5 Specifications

ASUS ROG Phone 5 will run a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset coupled with up to 18GB of RAM. One version can also be expected to have 512GB of internal storage. Some of the systems renders showed us that it would come with a dot matrix screen on the rear, configured through software. It is also inclined to power a gigantic 6,000mAh dual-cell battery that facilitates easy 65W charging.

We should also expect the ASUS ROG Phone 5 to continue its predecessor's dual-USB Type-C port strategy. Any subsequent version of the system raises the monitor's refresh rate; thus, we should expect the ASUS ROG Phone 5 to feature a 165Hz AMOLED panel. The handset has three rear cameras with a 64MP sensor at the helm. There is also a dedicated gaming mode' button.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Features


Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 (SM8350) Processor


2448 x 1080 Pixels


17.22 cm (6.78 inch) Full HD+ Display

Rear Camera

64MP + 13MP + 5MP

Front Camera



6000 mAh Lithium Polymer Battery

Asus ROG Phone 5 Price

As the launch Live-stream was a success, it mentioned the prices for the Asus ROG Phone 5 variants at the end of the stream; here are prices for the Asus ROG Phone 5 series –



Asus ROG Phone 5 8GB RAM /128GB

Rs 49,999

Asus ROG Phone 5 12GB RAM / 256GB

Rs 54,999.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Pro 16GB RAM

Rs 69,999

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate 18GB RAM

Rs 79,999

Stay tuned for more updates and let us know what you think of the Asus ROG Phone 5 Specification and would you buy it?

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