Asus ROG Phone 5s
series is official. The Taiwanese tech giant has launched two models in the ROG Phone 5s series — ROG Phone 5s and the ROG Phone 5s Pro. Both models have been listed on company’s official website, with confirmation about availability for the mainland China and Taiwanese regions but there is no information in terms of which other countries will these handsets come to and by when.
In terms of specs, the ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro are nearly identical. However, the Pro models come with some additional features.
Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro specifications
The Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro smartphone offers a 6.78-inch full-HD+ Samsung AMOLED E4 with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. It has a 144Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time, 360Hz touch sampling rate, and 1200 nits of peak brightness. It also has a “ROG Vision” PMOLED display on the back
Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Plus SoC paired with Adreno 660 GPU, the Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro packs 18GB RAM and 512GB UFS 3.1 storage.
Running on Android 11 with ROG UI skin on top, the Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro offers a triple rear camera setup of 64MP primary sensor, a 13MP ultra wide angle sensor and a 5MP macro sensor. On the front, there is a 24MP sensor.
Backed by a 6000mAh battery, the ROG 5s Pro offers 65W fast charging support. In terms of connectivity, it offers dual-SIM 5G and 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac/ax, Bluetooth v5.2, NFC, 3.5mm headphone jack, GPS and GLONASS, and USB Type-C port.
In comparison to the vanilla ROG Phone 5s, the Pro model also offers two extra touch sensors.
Asus ROG Phone 5s specifications
The regular Asus ROG Phone 5s doesn’t have the “ROG Vision” PMOLED display on the back, instead has a ROG logo lit up by RGB LEDs. It also doesn’t have the two additional touch sensors on the back cover.
Other than that, it has the same specs as the Asus ROG Phone 5s Pro. Whether it is interns of display, battery, camera or connectivity port.