ASUS ROG Phone officially launches in the Philippines, priced

ASUS ROG Phone officially launches in the Philippines, priced

The moment that we’ve all been waiting for is finally here. ASUS has now officially launched its ROG Phone in the country, and what better way than to have it launched on the last day of ESGS.

ASUS ROG Phone key specifications:

  • 6-inch 18:9 AMOLED display @ 2160x1080px, 108.6% DCI-P3 color gamut
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • 90Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time
  • HDR
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 2.96GHz octa-core processor
  • Adreno 630 GPU
  • 128GB/512GB UFS 2.1 internal storage
  • 12MP Sony IMX363 1.4um, 1/2.55” w/ f/1.8 Night HDR, OIS/EIS, PDAF main
  • 8MP 120-degrees wide-angle secondary
  • 8MP f/2.0 front camera
  • 4G LTE Cat. 18
  • Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ad, 2×2 MIMO
  • Wi-Fi Direct and WiGig wireless display support
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • NFC
  • GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, and BeiDou
  • Custom USB Type-C port (side) w/ HyperCharge
  • USB 2.0 Type-C (bottom) w/ Fast charging
  • 3.5mm audio port
  • Dual front-facing stereo speakers with smart amplifier (24-bit/192KHz Hi-Res audio)
  • DTS Headphone:X™ 7.1 virtual surround-sound
  • Advanced vibration
  • 2x AirTrigger sensors
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • GameCool vaper-chamber cooling system w/ detachable AeroActive Cooler
  • ASUS RGB lighting support
  • ASUS Aura Sync support
  • 4,000mAh battery with HyperCharge technology
  • 158.8 x 76.2 x 8.6mm
  • 200g

The ROG Phone is priced at Php49,995 (8GB + 128GB) and Php61,995 (8GB +512GB) and is now up for pre-order starting today, October 28 until November 8, 2018. Retail units come with free ROG Phone Jacket, ROG Phone Case, and AeroActive Cooler accessory.


The ROG Phone with complete accessories (TwinView Station Dock, WiGig, Mobile Desktop Dock, Gamevice, Professional Dock, and ROG suitcase) are priced at Php108,465 (8GB + 128GB) and Php120,465 (8GB +512GB). 

First 10 pre-orders of the ROG Phone with complete accessories will get a discounted priced of Php90,990 (8GB + 128GB) and Php102,990 (8GB +512GB). Accessories can be purchased separately soon. There will be a one year warranty for the ROG Phone, and six months for the accessories.

The ROG Phone is exclusive to all retail ROG concept stores.

Alyza is a Multimedia Producer for YugaTech. You can follow her at @tadboring.

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9 Responses

  1. Mercer says:

    Wwoooooowwwwwww with the price.. Pangarap nalang kita ROG phone.. Ahaha

  2. Paul says:

    Would be great to read an article on what kind of extreme gaming can you do with a smartphone.

  3. M says:

    at that price point.. id rather build a PC or buy a laptop, and just play mobile games using EMULATOR =)

    • iam NoPro says:

      If you own a gaming PC and will play mobile games using an emulator, you would prefer/want to have a gaming phone instead. :D Great power comes with great electricity bill. Hahaha

  4. 2CZS4 says:

    So un n nga, itutulog ko nlng muna ahahahah, too much @[email protected]

  5. Jk says:

    How can i pre-order?

  6. 4richassonly says:

    Lokong presyo. Hand held console nato w/ built in phone.

  7. Squall says:

    i’d rather buy a PS4 or build a gaming PC

  8. Ian says:

    Humanda pag naka payout na ako sa ALAMCCO ko. LOL

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