Asus ROG Phone 5s, ROG Phone 5s Pro with Snapdragon 888+ SoC launched in India: price, specs

Deepak Gupta February 15, 2022
Updated 2022/02/15 at 8:30 AM

Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro were launched in India on Tuesday. Both gaming smartphones are powered by the high-end Snapdragon 888+ SoC, paired with the Adreno 660 GPU. The Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro both feature a 6.78-inch Samsung AMOLED full-HD+ display with a 144Hz refresh and 360Hz touch sampling rate. Both smartphones have a triple rear camera setup and a 6,000mAh battery. The Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro were introduced globally in August last year.

Asus ROG Phone 5s, Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro price in India

The Asus ROG Phone 5s costs Rs. 49,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, while the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant costs Rs. 57,999. On the other hand, Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro is priced at Rs. 79,999. Asus games smartphones Will continue offer on February 18 by flipkart. Asus ROG Phone 5s Vanilla is offered in Phantom Black and Storm White color options, ROG Phone 5s Pro is offered in Phantom Black color option. Gaming smartphones were launched globally in August last year.

Specifications of Asus ROG Phone 5s, Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro

The dual-SIM (Nano) Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro run Android 11 with ROG UI. Both sport a 6.78-inch full-HD+ Samsung AMOLED display (1080×2448 pixels) with 144Hz refresh rate, 360Hz touch sampling rate, 1ms response time, 24ms touch latency, HDR10+ support and peak brightness of up to 1200 nits. Both gaming smartphones get 2.5D curved glass with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. Display tasks are handled by a Pixelworks i6 processor. The ROG Phone 5s Pro also has a small PMOLED display on the rear panel with ROG Vision.

Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ SoC, paired with Adreno 660 GPU. The former is paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, while the latter gets 18GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage.

Both the Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro feature triple rear camera setups. They get a 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor with an f/2.4 aperture, and a 5-megapixel macro sensor with an f/2.0 aperture. For selfies and video calls, they get a 24-megapixel sensor with an f/2.45 aperture. They also have dual front stereo speakers as well as a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Connectivity options on the Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6 with 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v5.2, NFC and a USB Type-C port. Built-in sensors include GPS GNSS, Glonass, Galileo, Beidou, QZSS, NaviC, accelerometer, electronic compass, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, under-display fingerprint sensor, gyroscope and ultrasonic sensors for AirTrigger 5 and grip press.

Asus ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro include 6,000mAh dual cell batteries with support for 30W fast charging. Both measure 172.83×77.25×9.9mm and weigh 238 grams.


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