ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) announced ROG Phone II at a launch event held in the M space of the Beijing Cadillac Arena on July 23, 2019.
ROG Phone II (Tencent Games Edition) attracted much favourable media attention and positive industry feedback, confirming ROG Phone II as the most anticipated gaming phone on the market. At the media event, ROG announced strategic partnerships with Tencent Games and JD.com (Jingdong), and ROG Phone II will be sold exclusively on JD.com in China.
Pre-orders for ROG Phone II (Tencent Games Edition) on JD.com were opened at midnight on July 24, 2019. In less than 24 hours, pre-orders exceeded over two million, highlighting the phone’s status as a game-changer. At the same time, it also sets a new record for gaming phone pre-order volumes on JD.com.
Game Changer: Play Fast. Play Cool. Total Control.
ROG Phone II builds on the innovative gamer-centric design of the first-generation ROG Phone, and takes performance to an epic new level with the world’s first implementation of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus Mobile Platform, which is clocked at up to 2.96GHz. Graphics are provided by the new Qualcomm Adreno 640 GPU to deliver pro-level gaming experiences, and the uprated GameCool II 3D vapor-chamber cooling system sustains full-speed performance for even longer.
ROG Phone II also features the world’s first 120Hz/1ms AMOLED 10-bit HDR 6.59-inch display, which offers a world-beating Delta-E <1 color accuracy and unrivalled touch response for a truly extraordinary visual experience.
Non-stop marathon gaming is provided by the monster 6000mAh battery and the innovative side-charging design, combined with a 30W ROG HyperCharge power adapter for safe, ultrafast direct charging.
ROG Phone II is designed from the ground up for fully immersive gaming, with its unique landscape-oriented design incorporating upgraded AirTrigger II ultrasonic sensors, Dual Surrounding Vibration technology, and powerful front-facing stereo speakers. Brand-new accessories include the TwinView Dock II for immersive dual-screen gaming, and the multi-configuration ROG Kunai Gamepad for the ultimate console-like gaming experience.