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ASUS ROG Phone 5s series to launch in to Philippines on December 8

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ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has announced that the ROG Phone 5s series is coming to the Philippines on December 8. It includes the ROG Phone 5s and ROG Phone 5s Pro.

To recap, the smartphones were globally launched in August. The ROG Phone 5s series features a 6.78-inch FHD+ Samsung AMOLED display with a 144Hz refresh rate. They are powered by a Snapdragon 888+ 5G SoC with an Adreno 660 GPU. They come in triple rear cameras, and a 6,000mAh battery with 65W fast charging. Check out their full specs below.

ASUS ROG Phone 5s specs:

  • Network: 4G LTE/5G
  • Display: 6.78-inch Samsung AMOLED E4 HDR, 144Hz refresh, 300Hz touch-sampling rate, 24.3ms touch latency.
  • Build: Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
  • OS: Android 11 (ROG UI)
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ 5G (5 nm)
  • GPU: Adreno 660
  • Memory: 8GB/12GB/16GB LPDDR5 RAM, 12GB/256GB/512GB UFS 3.1
  • Sensor: In-display fingerprint scanner, AirTrigger 5 ultrasonic sensors
  • Rear Camera (triple): 64MP Sony IMX686 F1.8 (wide), 13MP F2.4 (ultrawide), 5MP F2.0 (macro)
  • Front/Selfie Camera: 24MP F2.0
  • Connectivity: WiFi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, GNSS support GPS (L1/L5), Glonass (L1), Galileo (E1/E5a), BeiDou (B1i/B1c/B2a), QZSS (L1/L5) and NavIC (L5)
  • Audio: DTS:X stereo speakers, Quad microphones with OZO Noise Reduction Technology, 7-magnet stereo speaker with Cirrus Logic amplifier
  • Ports: accessory connector, 3.5mm jack
  • USB: USB Type-C 3.1 (side), USB Type-C 2.0 (bottom)
  • Battery: 6000 mAh, 65W fast charging, 10W reverse charging, Quick Charge 5
  • Dimensions & Weight: 172.8 x 77.3 x 9.9 mm, 238g
  • Colors: Phantom Black, Storm White
  • RGB illuminated ROG logo

ASUS ROG Phone 5s Pro specs:

  • Network: 4G LTE/5G
  • Display: 6.78-inch Samsung AMOLED E4 HDR, 144Hz refresh, 300Hz touch-sampling rate, 24.3ms touch latency.
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
  • OS: Android 11 (ROG UI)
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ 5G (5 nm)
  • GPU: Adreno 660
  • Memory: 18GB RAM,  512GB UFS 3.1 storage
  • Sensor: In-display fingerprint scanner, AirTrigger 5 ultrasonic sensors
  • Rear Camera (triple): 64MP Sony IMX686 F1.8 (wide), 13MP F2.4 (ultrawide), 5MP F2.0 (macro)
  • Front/Selfie Camera: 24MP F2.0
  • Connectivity: WiFi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, GNSS support GPS (L1/L5), Glonass (L1), Galileo (E1/E5a), BeiDou (B1i/B1c/B2a), QZSS (L1/L5) and NavIC (L5)
  • Audio: DTS:X stereo speakers, Quad microphones with OZO Noise Reduction Technology, 7-magnet stereo speaker with Cirrus Logic amplifier
  • Ports: accessory connector, 3.5mm jack
  • USB: USB Type-C 3.1 (side), USB Type-C 2.0 (bottom)
  • Battery: 6000 mAh with 65W fast charging, 10W reverse charging, Quick Charge 5
  • Dimensions & Weight: 172.8 x 77.3 x 9.9 mm, 238g
  • Color: Phantom Black
  • ROG Vision PMOLED display

Pricing and Availability

The pricing and availability of the ROG Phone 5s series are yet to be announced. So stay tuned.

ROG Phone 5s X PUBG: NEW STATE

Moreover, ROG also announced a collaboration between the ROG Phone 5s series and PUBG: NEW STATE, a next-generation battle royal mobile title from global gaming publisher KRAFTON.

Starting in November, the collaboration will present a series of elite show matches dubbed the ROG Phone 5s x PUBG: NEW STATE Elite Showmatch. It has a combined prize pool of gaming gear worth over USD 50,000 (~PHP 2,533,100).

The campaign will feature a series of 100-player online tournaments across EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa) and APAC (Asia-Pacific) regions. With the participation of a combined total of over 20 top influencers from around the globe, players can join the survival matches to pit their skills against their local influencers. These influencers will not only join the battle but will also live-stream the matches on their social media accounts, allowing the entire world to watch the combat.

Prizes will consist of gaming gear to a combined total prize value of over USD 50,000. The overall winner will receive a full gaming hardware upgrade, plus a ROG Phone 5s gaming phone.

  • 1st place – ROG Strix SCAR 17 + ROG Phone 5s Pro with AeroCooler
  • 2nd place – ROG Phone 5s with AeroCooler + ROG Delta Headset
  • 3rd place – ROG Phone 5s with AeroCooler

Fans in participating regions including Germany, France, the UK, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, Russia, Japan, Taiwan, and the Philippines can get unique in-game items like ROG-branded parachutes and T-shirts for in-game characters.

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