ASUS ROG Phone 5 Malaysia release: SD888, 144Hz AMOLED display, and 18GB RAM from RM2999
ASUS has recently unveiled the latest ASUS ROG Phone 5 series smartphones, which consists of the ROG Phone 5, ROG Phone 5 Pro, as well as the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate, starting from the price of RM2999, RM4499, and RM4999 respectively. If you’re interested in getting the smartphone, it will be available for pre-order (along with a free Kunai 3 GamePad worth RM499) starting from 11 March until 25 March 2021 via authorized partners in Malaysia.
But that's not all, if you missed the pre-order from ASUS, you can still pre-order the aforementioned smartphone series from Shopee from 19 March at 12AM onwards until 2 April 2021. In terms of the tech specs, the ROG Phone 5 comes equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset, up to 16GB RAM, up to 256GB ROM, 6.78-inch 144Hz AMOLED HDR10+ Display, as well as a total of 6000mAh battery capacity thanks to its dual internal battery which supports up to 65W fast charging. As for the camera, it has a 64MP + 13MP + 5MP rear camera while the front has a 24MP selfie camera.
The ROG Phone 5 Pro, as well as the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate, comes equipped with exactly the same specs except for a higher 512GB ROM for the Pro variant while the Ultimate has an 18GB + 512GB storage configuration. In terms of the features, the ROG Phone 5 series comes equipped with the new and improved AirTrigger 5, GameCool 5, dual front-facing speakers, and a 3.5mm audio jack slot.
Furthermore, the Pro and Ultimate variants come equipped with additional input options at the rear of the device for users who need extra buttons. As for the colour options, the ROG Phone 5 Pro and Ultimate variant are available in Phantom Black and Storm White respectively, but the base variant is available in both colours.
Other than the smartphones, ASUS also unveiled the AeroActive Cooler 5, Lightning Armour Case, ROG Kunai 3 Gamepad, ROG Kunai 3 Bumper, as well as the ROG 1.8M USB-C to C Cable at the price of RM149, RM199, RM499, RM69, and RM59 respectively. Not only that, but there are also other products such as the ROG Strix Go Core, ROG Cetra II, and the Cetra II Core at the price of RM319, RM499, and RM199 respectively.
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