Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate finally arrives in India, first sale starts a day after Christmas


Asus launched its ROG Phone 5 in India in March. At that time the company had showcased its 18GB RAM ROG Phone 5 Ultimate variant. However, the device was not made available at that time. The company has now announced that it will be hosting the first sale of the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate on December 26.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate: India Sale Details, Price

Asus will host the first sale of the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate on December 26 at 12 noon IST. The device is priced at Rs 79,999 and will be made available exclusively through Flipkart. The device will be made available in Soul Storm White color option.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate: Specifications

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate sports a 6.78-inch Full HD+ Samsung AMOLED display with 144Hz refresh rate and 300Hz touch sampling rate. The 2.5D display comes with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus Protection and HDR10+ support. The back panel houses a monochrome PMOLED display with ROG Vision.

The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G SoC paired with Adreno 660 GPU. The device comes with 18GB LPDDR5 RAM along with 512GB UFS 3.1 storage. It runs on Google’s Android 11 operating system with the company’s own ROG UI on top. All this is backed by a 6,000mAh battery with support for 30W fast charging.

The device comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor for security and an ultrasonic sensor for AirTrigger 5 for gaming.

The Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate packs a triple camera setup at the back consisting of a 64-megapixel primary Sony IMX686 sensor, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor, and a 5-megapixel macro lens. For taking selfies, it has a 24-megapixel sensor on the front.

Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/x, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v5.2, NFC, USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

After the Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate finally arrived in India, the first sale started a day after it appeared on BGR India ahead of Christmas.

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