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Asus ROG Phone 5 Global Launch to Take Place on March 10

- Updated: 19th Feb 2021, 16:18 IST
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    Asus ROG Phone 5 Launch
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    Specifications (Expected)

Asus ROG Phone 5 India launch is happening on March 10. Moreover, it is expecting to come as a successor to ROG Phone 3. However, this is not the first time we are hearing about the phone online. There are several leaks and rumors on the smartphone surfacing online. It is also believed to be the company’s first model to come with the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC.

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Moreover, the company will skip the ROG Phone 4 moniker – a common practice in China.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Launch

Asus is having a timer going on a dedicated landing page for the launch of the ROG Phone 5. Moreover, it will take place on March 10 at 7 pm (local time) in Taipei (4:30 pm IST). The landing page does not share any information on the phone. However, it features an RGB ROG logo that may indicate the presence of one on the phone itself.

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Specifications (Expected)

If we look at the past reports, ROG Phone 5 is expected to have a 6.78-inch display and a 6,000mAh battery. The smartphone could also include the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, paired with up to 16GB of RAM. The ROG Phone 5 may measure 172.834×77.252×10.29mm and run on Android 11 out-of-the-box.

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Talking about the design, a few images leaked via an alleged TENAA listing hinting at a triple rear camera setup, headlined by a 64-megapixel primary sensor. There is also what seems to be a dot matrix panel on the back with the ROG logo lit up.

Moreover, Asus ROG Phone 5 can also have quite thick by modern standards of slim and light phones, but ROG Phones have never really emphasized being the sleekest and ergonomic, as the emphasis is on delivering maximum performance.