The ROG Phone 5 will is expected to become the first smartphone to get 18 GB of RAM
The phone will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Asus is all set to reveal the next generation of ROG gaming smartphone. The Asus ROG Phone 5 will be revealed via a virtual event that will be streamed via the company's official YouTube channel, as well as the Asus' Twitter and Facebook channel. Flipkart has also setup a dedicated page for the device.
The launch event will be streamed at 4:15PM today. Asus ROG Phone 5 is expected to push the boundaries of smartphone specifications further. Earlier leaked benchmark listings of the phone have revealed some critical information about the new Asus ROG Phone 5.
According to a report by MySmartPrice, a Geekbench listing has revealed that Asus ROG Phone 5 might feature up to 18GB of RAM. If this turns out to be true, the ROG Phone 5 will become the first smartphone to get this amount of RAM.
In terms of processing power, the ROG Phone 5 will feature nothing less than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset. The report suggests that Asus will provide a massive 6000mAh battery with fast charging capability.
The cheapest variant of the Asus ROG Phone 5 is expected to feature 12GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. According to the Geekbench listing shared by the report, the ROG Phone 5 managed to get 3468 in multi-core score and 1113 in the single-core score.
The listing also reveals that the phone will come with Android 11 out of the box. Much more information will be made official by the company in a few hours. Stay tuned to Mint for the latest updates.