ASUS has just unveiled the new ROG Phone 5s, a new version of its gaming smartphone, which can be seen as a revised and corrected version of the ROG Phone 5 launched earlier this year.
The smartphone is available in ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro versions. The 5s model is the same similar to the ROG Phone 5 with a ROG logo (RGB light), while the 5s Pro is equipped with ROG Vision Color PMOLED display and also the logo on the back has RGB light, which can be changed at will. Compared to the previous generation we find the Snapdragon 888 Plus SoC.
ASUS ROG 5s technical specifications
- 6.78 “Full HD + OLED display (2448 × 1080 pixels), 10-bit HDR, 20.4: 9, display refresh rate of 144H, touch sampling rate 300Hz, 111% DCI-P3, sRGB: 150, 89%, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ Octa Core mobile platform at 3 GHz, 5nm
- Adreno 660 GPU
- 16/18 GB of LPDDR5 RAM
- 256/512 GB (UFS 3.1) of storage space
- Sony IMX686 64 MP rear camera, 0.8 μm pixel size, f / 1.8 + 13 MP ultra wide angle, 125 °, f / 2.4 + 5 MP macro sensor, f / 2.0, 8k video at 30 fps, 4k at 60 fps
- 24 MP front camera, 0.9 µm pixels, f / 2.0
- 3.5mm audio jack, ESS Saber ES9280AC Pro with HyperStream II QUAD DAC architecture, dual 12 x 16mm 7-magnet linear front speakers with GameFX and Dirac HD Sound, Cirrus Logic CS35L45 dual mono amplifier, four microphones with OZO technology Noise Reduction
- In-display fingerprint sensor, ultrasonic sensors for AirTrigger 5 and handle pressure detection
- Dimensions: 172.8 × 77.2 × 10.29mm
- Weight: 238 g
- Dual SIM connectivity, 5G SA / NSA, dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS / GLONASS / Beidou, Galileo (E1 + E5a), QZSS (L1 + L5), NavIC (L5), USB type C , NFC
- 6000mAh battery with 65W HyperCharge fast charging
- Android 11 with ROG UI
Price and availability
ROG Phone 5s is available in Phantom Black and Aurora White colors at a price of about € 915 for the 16/256 GB version. It goes up to € 1,037 for the 18/512 GB version. The ROG Phone 5s Pro, on the other hand, is only available in the Phantom Black colorway at a price of about € 1,160 for the 18/512 GB version and also comes with AeroActive Cooler 5 in the package. We will update the article as soon as there is information for our market.