ASUS ROG Phone II coming to PH; Price and pre-order details announced

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ASUS will be launching the ROG Phone II in the Philippines. The gaming centric handset comes with a top of the line specs, including a 120Hz display and a Snapdragon 855+.

The ASUS ROG Phone II 512GB is going to be priced at PHP 49,995. There will be an online launch event on October 11, 2019, 9PM. Those interested in watching can follow the ASUS ROG official Facebook page.

Pre-order details announced

ASUS has also announced pre-order details for the ASUS ROG Phone II. Pre-orders will start on October 3 to 11. Successful pre-orders will get an exclusive ROG jacket worth PHP 2,495.

Pre-order mechanics shall be announced on the ROG Philippines Facebook page, on October 2 at 9:00PM. If you’re interested, check it out tonight.


The ASUS ROG Phone II features a 6.59-inch full HD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz/1ms refresh rate and a 49ms touch latency. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ processor, up to 12GB RAM, and up to 512GB UFS 3.0 storage. The CPU has a clock speed of 2.96GHz, while the Adreno 640 GPU can run up to 675MHz. It is also equipped with an improved GameCool II 3D vapor-chamber cooling system.

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The phone also features a large 6,000mAh battery with a 30W HyperCharge fast charging support. It can be charged on its side or through the USB Type-C port.

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As for its cameras, the ROG Phone II has 48MP + 13MP dual rear cameras, and a 24MP selfie shooter. Other features include an in-display fingerprint scanner, face recognition, DTS Headphone:X Ultra stereo speakers, AirTrigger II Ultrasonic Sensors, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

ASUS ROG Phone II specs:

  • 6.59-inch Full HD+ AMOLED Display (2340 x 1080), 120Hz/1ms Refresh Rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 6, HDR10+ Compliant
  • 2.96GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+, 7nm
  • Adreno 640, Up to 675MHz
  • 12GB RAM
  • 512GB Storage, UFS 3.0
  • 48MP + 13MP Ultra-wide Dual Rear Cameras
  • 24MP Front Camera
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ad, 2×2 MIMO, 60GHz
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • NFC
  • In-Display Fingerprint Scanner, Face Unlock
  • USB Type-C
  • Dual Front Facing Stereo Speakers
  • DTS Headphone:X Ultra, 3.5mm Headphone Jack
  • GameCool II 3D Vapor-chamber Cooling System, AirTrigger II Ultrasonic Sensors
  • ROG UI, Android 9 Pie
  • 6,000mAh Battery, 30W Fast Charging

Bryan is a geek at heart and a tech enthusiast by choice. He has a strong background in corporate communications, marketing services, and customer relations having worked in the telecommunications and banking sectors for over two decades. In his spare time, he enjoys watching clips on YouTube and binge watching shows on Netflix.

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