Asus ROG Phone 2 512GB: Overview
Asus ROG Phone 2 512GB 12GB RAM is one of the variations in the Asus ROG Phone 2 along with three other variations in Storage [128GB, 256GB, and 1 TB]. The RAM variation in these storages gives you two options, either an 8GB or a 12GB.
ASUS ROG Phone 2 is the latest and most powerful gaming phone on the planet. It has top-notch qualities and high-end premium hardware functioning for the best user experience. This phone is a gaming-centric device built to satisfy the phone gamer’s needs.
ROG Phone 2 512GB with a 12GB RAM is expensive than the 128GB with 8GB RAM but cheaper than the 1TB variation. It costs around AED2,749.00 in the Dubai markets. The Phone supports network up to 4G and LTE. It doesn’t have the 5G feature, but the connectivity is considerably good.
Asus released the ROG Phone 2 in September of 2019. It has notable features to compete with other gaming beasts in the market.
ROG Phone 2 Platform:
Asus Rog Phone 2 512GB runs on an Android Pie Version 9.0. The ROG UI is one of the best UI ever to land on the smartphone. This phone has some exceptional features in the CPU and GPU. It has an Octa-core (1×2.96 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.78 GHz Kryo 485) CPU. The GPU features the Adreno 640 (700 MHz), which integrates with the Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855+ (7 nm) chipset.
The Phone uses an Octa-core Kryo 485 with an Adren 640, which enables you to experience the best visual effects on the SmartPhone. The SmartPhone has high-quality in the platform specs that allow the device to outperform most of the gaming phones in the market.
The Snapdragon 855+ was the best chipset a few years back, which makes every task possible on the ROG 2. The combination of Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855+ and Adreno 640 (700 MHz) is the best fit for processing application data with ease and efficiency.
You will be able to play heavy-duty games with the best graphics quality at their highest configurations.
This device has a 512GB storage with a 12GB RAM. You will never run out of the space for your files and other applications. The sad part of the phone is it doesn’t have any card slot for expanding the storage capacity.
ROG Phone 2 Display Features:
Asus ROG Phone 2 512gb has a 6.59-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen that supports 1 billion color depth. The display on the phone is 1080 x 2340 pixels resolutions with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. Asus ROG Phone 2 claims the best display in the smartphone world. The calibration and touch vibrations and sensors produce optimal output to enhance your experience.
One of the notable features of the display system is the 391 PPI density. This value on the phone produces intricate details with vibrant color depths on every frame. The phone uses a Corning Gorilla Glass 6 as the protection mechanism. The protection system does its job day in day out. You can use this phone for gaming as well as a regular phone with no worries.
HDR10 is one of the best features to land on smartphones, which helps produce high-quality graphics and not compromise the GPU and CPU functionality.
The display system on the phone supports high-quality images and graphics for all types of games and videos. You will have no problems with rendering the images and videos on the phone.
It allows you to render heavy-duty games with extremely-high graphics with ease and efficiency. [Asus ROG Phone II Screen Protector]
ROG Phone 2 Camera Features:
It has a dual-camera system on the rear side, a 48 MP, and a 13 MP camera. These cameras shoot pretty-good images, but I should remind you this is not a camera-centric phone. You can shoot very-crispy images with intricate details.
The ultrawide-angle camera allows you to capture large-scale landscapes with greater details and color depth. The camera system has HDR support, which allows you to shoot 1080p videos up to 240 fps. The gyro-EIS allows you to shoot stable videos and photos in every condition.
The Selfie camera has a 24 MP camera that performs with excellence. It is quite unbelievable that you can get high-picture-quality with this selfie camera.
ROG Phone 2 Battery Life:
The device packs a 6000 mAh fast-charging battery, which is the highest mAh ever on a smartphone. The battery design is there to support the heavy-duty games that require high-power consumption. The battery system supports a fast-charging of up to 30 Watts.
You will be able to play games continuously for 5 to 6 hours on a single charge. If you use it as a regular business phone, then you will get the battery life for 48 hours. The system on the phone supports the Quick charge 4.0 for super-fast charging. The battery on this phone has a super-high endurance rating of 132 hours.
ROG Phone 2 Sound:
There is a two-speaker system with DTS:X stereo speakers and 2 dedicated amplifiers in the Asus ROG Phone 2 512gb. You will have an immersive experience while listening to music and playing games. The speaker system produces high-quality sound for both music and vocals for the phone calls.
The best part of the sound system is the phone still integrates a 3.5 mm jack port for connecting the external speakers like headphones while playing games.
ROG Phone 2 Connectivity:
As mentioned earlier, the phone has limited network support up to 4G LTE. There is no 5G on the device. The other connectivity options include the WLAN (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ad, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, and hotspot). Bluetooth 5.0 for superfast data transmission and GPs support with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO.
There are radio, NFC, and USB 3.1 Type-C 1.0 reversible connector as an accessory connector.
ROG Phone 2 Accessories:
The twin-view dock is a remarkable accessory you can have with this Asus ROG Phone 2 512gb. It comes with a 5000 mAh battery where you can multi watch and perform tasks as you will. As mentioned above, the desktop dock and the twin-view dock are luxuries with an extra sum on the phone price.
You also get an external fan for cooling the device while playing games.
The coolest accessory you need to own if you want this phone is the Kunai handled Gamepad Module. It allows you to use it either as a remote controller or a gamepad module. You need to pay an extra AED 489 for this module.
|Screen Size||6.59 inch|
|Internal Memory||512 GB|
|Battery Capacity||6000 mAh|
|SIM Count||Dual SIM|
|Model Name||Rog Phone 2|
|Display Resolution Type||Full HD|
|Secondary Camera||24 MP|
|Processor Speed||2.96 GHz|
|Expandable Memory||No Expandable Memory|
|Operating System Version||Pie|
|Display Resolution||1080 x 2340|
|SIM Type||Nano SIM|
|Voice Calling Capability||Yes|
|Network Frequency Band||LTE|
|Operating System Number||9|
|Processor Name||Qualcomm Snapdragon|
|Number of Cores||Octa Core|
|Pixels Per Inch||391|
|Glass Technology||Gorilla Glass|
|Camera Type||Primary Camera + Secondary Camera|
|Battery Type||Lithium Polymer|