Asus ROG Phone 5 will be Official on March 10 (Skips Number 4)



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    Asus, the Taiwanese multinational electronics giant, known for making ROG smartphone series aimed at gamers is all set to launch ROG Phone 5. Interestingly, the Asus has skipped the number 4 in the ROG series.

    This “05” branding was much spotted by MySmartPrice probably due to the Taiwanese/Chinese superstition. Even OnePlus skipped the number 4 believed for unlucky death.

    As per the latest release, it is confirmed that ROG Phone 5 will be launched on March 10th. The company itself has set up an event page mentioning the launch of the much-awaited ROG Phone 5 smartphone.

    If you are particular about the timing, then make sure to get online at 7 PM (UTC+8) in Taipei. The US fans can make it at 6 AM (UTC-5) on March 10.

    ROG Phone 5 Specifications:

    Though there’s no official information about its specs, the Geekbench has reported it to be powered by the latest Snapdragon 888 chipset supporting 5G technology. This 6.78-inch AMOLED screen handset will come in two RAM options (8GB and 16GB).

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    The dual-cell 6000mAh battery with 65W fast charging makes ROG Phone 5 makes it a battery champion. Booting the latest Android 11 with modified Asus skin on top, this is optimized for gaming performance.

    ROG (Republic of Gamers) Trivial:

    Generally, Asus releases ROG phones mid-year. This is much earlier. Another aspect is the pricing. If one checks the predecessor, the Asus ROG 3 didn’t sell well. Hope the Asus brings something innovative apart from the flagship specs.

    As the launch event is just a fortnight away, one can expect many leaks and revelations about the next generation ROG. Let us wait and watch for the best gaming phone of the year. Stay tuned.

    So, what is your opinion on ROG Phone 5? Share your thoughts.

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