Asus announce new ROG Phone 2 Ultimate and Strix editions!

Asus announce new ROG Phone 2 Ultimate and Strix editions!

Asus have been quietly working on their gaming phone concept for a few years and have released two version of the ROG Phone to date. These have come in the form of the ROG Phone and then more recently the ROG Phone 2


These were pitched as being the best gaming devices available and carried the specs to boot. However they have now upped the ante with the release of two new versions the Ultimate and the Strix

Asus announce new ROG Phone 2 Ultimate and Strix editions!

The Ultimate edition will up the amount of RAM over the standard model to 12GB and a massive 1TB of storage it will also sport a Matte Black finish. While the Strix edition settles for a lower 8GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage and will be a more glossy affair

These phones will both feature a enhanced version of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ which will clock at 2.97GHz and are powered by a beastly 600mAH battery. This means that you can game for longer without needing to worry about battery life.

Asus announce new ROG Phone 2 Ultimate and Strix editions!

The phone also supports an amazing refresh rate on the 6.59″ FHD screen of 120hz meaning that you will never be left wanting when it comes to refresh rate in your gaming.

The phones are built to be a gaming powerhouse and feature various cool tools to make gaming better. It uses Air Trigger II on the upper corners of the phone when held in landscape to allow for extra hardware buttons so that your gaming view is not obstructed.

Asus announce new ROG Phone 2 Ultimate and Strix editions!

In addition to this you also have a two USB Type ports that can be used to charge this levithan. One is based in the usual place at the bottom of the phone and the other is on the right hand side to allow chageing whilst gaming with out obstructing your hands. This second port can also power an add on which will make sure that the phone does not get too hot under load called Aero Active Cooler II. This has a n additional fa. Inside it to help draw cool air into the built in vapour chamber to assist with cooling.

Asus announce new ROG Phone 2 Ultimate and Strix editions!

These are just some of the headline features that the new phones will come with and I am excited to say that we will be getting hands on with one of these new gaming giants very soon.

If you want to find out more then check back in with us soon for the unboxing and review.

If you are already tempted to up your gaming for the Christmas holidays then head over to the Asus store we’re you can buy one now!

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