The Asus ROG Phone 6 will hit the Indian market on July 5, the Taiwan-based company confirmed on Saturday. The new gaming-focused phone will be launched domestically along with a global launch and virtual event that will be held on Asus’ official YouTube channel. The Asus ROG Phone 6 is said to be powered by the 1st generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ SoC and it will be sold in the country via Flipkart. The new phone model will succeed the ROG Phone 5 launched last year. Additionally, renders of the phone have been leaked online, showing the expected design of the phone in detail, hinting at some of its possible features.
The new one Asus ROG Phone 6 will be launched in India on July 5th at 5:20pm IST at a virtual event live streaming directly via the company’s YouTube channel. The India launch will take place alongside the global launch. The Asus ROG Phone 6 is said to pack the 1st Gen Snapdragon 8+ SoC and is confirmed to be sold through Flipkart in the country. However, the pricing details of the upcoming device are unknown at the moment.
Famous footballer Evan Blass (@evleaks) posted supposedly renders of Asus ROG Phone 6 on Twitter. The render shows the handset in black and white color options and suggests a similar design to previous ROG series smartphones. It is said to have a trio of rear cameras, arranged in the upper left corner of the device along with an LED flash. There’s a ROG logo and Tencent branding on the back that shows the company’s relationship with the Chinese gaming company. Furthermore, the power button and volume rocker are seen on the left spine of the smartphone.
Besides gaming phones, Asus It is also expected to introduce the ROG Phone 6 Pro. Asus ROG Phone 6 vanilla color is expected for a 6.78-inch AMOLED display. Previous leaks suggested up to 18GB of RAM and up to 512GB of built-in storage on the device. Other revealed specs include a 64-megapixel primary rear sensor, 12-megapixel front-facing camera, a 6,000mAh battery, and an in-display fingerprint sensor.