It was reported that ASUS is working on the successor of its current flagship gaming phone. Further, some reports suggested that the all-new gaming phone will be named “ROG Phone 5” instead of ROG Phone 3.
Today, the officials have announced that the new generation of ROG Phone will be named “ROG Phone 5.” The naming of upcoming gaming will skip the number “4”. The latest model from ROG Phone is named “ROG Phone 3”.
Previously, the device’s live images were also revealed, which showed that this new gaming phone’s design would remain almost the same.
In terms of specifications, the new ROG Phone 5 will feature 6.78 inches OLED Display, which is packed with Full-HD+ resolution. The latest flagship chipset from Qualcomm, Snapdragon 888, will also power this gaming phone.
The all-new Snapdragon 888 is an octa-core chipset based on a 5nm manufacturing process. It also features a Cortex-X1 core (clocked @2.84GHz), significantly improving its performance compared with previous flagship chipsets.
A 6000mAh Dual Battery (3000mAh x2) is also expected to be equipped inside the phone, which further supports fast wired charging up to 65W.
The previous model, ASUS ROG Phone 3, was powered by Snapdragon 865+ chipset, which is considered one of the most powerful Snapdragon 865+ powered phones.
The officials have not yet announced the launch date of upcoming ASUS ROG Phone 5. But it is expected soon.