China’s regulator TENAA has published specifications and images for the ROG Phone 3, the next ASUS gamer smartphone. In addition to confirming that the third model in the Republic of Gamers line is very stout, a quick hands-on video shows his look.
To begin with, the ROG Phone 3 remains a large cell phone. In the video posted by the MySmartPrice website, it is possible to see that the RGB LEDs continue in this generation. Also, that the cell phone does not have any notch or notch. The original video, posted on the Weibo forum, was taken down and replicated on YouTube by Android Police.
As might be expected, the cell phone has the latest specifications. It features the Snapdragon 865 chipset, up to 16 GB of RAM and a 5,800 mAh battery. For comparison, the ROG Phone II has a 6,000 mAh battery.
It is also worth noting a detail: the main core of the Snapdragon 865 is normally clocked at 2.84GHz. In the list, it is seen that the ROG Phone III clocked at 3.091GHz, possibly because of the game modes.
Also in the video, in addition to the references of the current device, it is possible to notice the camera at the rear with a rectangular shape. On the other hand, it appears to have a third sensor. The camera specifications, however, have not been published.
The ROG Phone 3 also has a secondary USB-C port on the left side, where cell phone accessories can be attached. However, a 3.5 mm (P2) port is not mentioned or seen. In the certification of the Chinese body, it is said that the bottom USB-C port also works for audio.
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Another detail disclosed is its 6.59-inch AMOLED screen. It also has Full HD + resolution, as in the current model, but the refresh rate is not mentioned. On the ROG Phone II, it has a 120Hz rate and the feature is expected in the new model. Still under the screen, the manufacturer includes a fingerprint reader.
Below, you can check all the specifications released by TENNA for the ROG Phone III:
- Screen: 6.59 inch AMOLED Full HD + (2340 x 1080p)
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 octa-core (3.091GHz)
- RAM: 8 GB, 12 GB or 16 GB
- Storage: 128 GB, 256 GB or 512 GB
- Battery: 5,800 mAh
- Operating System: Android 10
- Dimensions and weight: 171 × 78 × 9.85mm, and 240g
- Bands: GSM (900MHz, 1800MHz), CDMA (800MHz, 1900MHz), TDSCDMA (2GHz)