The Asus ROG Phone 5 launch is set for today with a livestream. This follows weeks of rumours and speculation of what to expect ranging from a version of the Asus ROG Phone 5 with 18GB RAM to a mammoth 6,000 mAh battery. What’s more is, renders of the Asus ROG Phone 5 have also been leaked mere hours prior to launch complete with two colour variants. Here’s what you need to know and what to expect from the ROG Phone 5 launch such as its price, release date, and availability.
Asus ROG Phone 5 India Launch Livestream – Where to Watch
You can watch the Asus ROG Phone 5 livestream at 4:15pm on March 10 via the company’s YouTube channel that we’ve embedded right here. If the branding on the thumbnail is any indication, expect it to be exclusive to Flipkart.
Asus ROG Phone 5 Specifications
While Asus is yet to officially confirm what kind of hardware we’ll see in the ROG Phone 5, leaks suggest the following:
SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Memory: 16GB RAM with an 18GB version on the way as well
Battery capacity: 6,000mAh
Charging: 65W fast charging
OS: Android 11
In keeping with ROG Phone tradition, we also expect to see plenty of accessories and gaming peripherals to be revealed during the launch event. In the past, these peripherals have included cooling attachments, gamepads, and even an extra display.
Asus ROG Phone 5 India Price, Release Date, and Availability
According to some reports, the Asus ROG Phone 5’s release date in India is tipped for March. Expect Asus to make these details known during its livestream. Along with an India price. The specifications are indicative that you’ll be spending a pretty penny for Asus’ latest and greatest smartphone. That said, if the branding on the thumbnail is any indication, it’s safe to say that the Asus ROG Phone 5 may be exclusive to Flipkart.