ASUS’ expensive ROG Phone 5 Ultimate will go on its first sale in India on December 26

ASUS’ expensive ROG Phone 5 Ultimate will go on its first sale in India on December 26

The ROG Phone 5 Ultimate was launched as part of the ROG Phone 5 series earlier this year. The limited-edition model comes in a special Matte White finish, packs a whopping 18GB of RAM, and features a monochrome “PMOLED ROG Vision” display on the back. At the launch time, ASUS said the Ultimate edition would be going on sale later in the year. Now the Taiwanese company has shared the availability and pricing of the device for the Indian market.

The ASUS ROG Phone 5 Ultimate will go on sale in India on December 26. The phone comes in a single 18GB/512GB variant and will be available from Flipkart for ₹79,999. The ROG Phone 5 Ultimate comes in a special box that includes a bunch of ROG merchandise. Since it’s a limited edition model, quantities will likely be limited.


Except for a few cosmetic changes and the amount of RAM, the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate is identical to the ROG Phone 5 and ROG Phone 5 Pro, featuring a 6.78-inch AMOLED 144Hz display, Snapdragon 888 SoC, triple rear cameras, and a 6,000mAh battery with 65W fast charging support.

    The ASUS ROG Phone 5 Ultimate offers an ultimate gaming phone experience, feauring a 6.78-inch AMOLED 144Hz display, Snapdragon 888, and more.

The ASUS ROG Phone 5 has everything you could ever want in a Gaming Phone

Alongside the ROG Phone 5 Ultimate, ASUS is also bringing a bunch of accessories to India including, the AeroActive Cooler 5, ROG Kunai 3 Gamepad, and ROG Cetra II Core Headset. All three devices are now on sale on Flipkart at the following prices:

ASUS ROG Phone 5 Ultimate: Specifications

Specification ROG Phone 5 Ultimate
Dimensions and Weight
  • 172.8 x 77.2 x 10.29 mm
  • 238 grams
  • 6.78″ FHD+ AMOLED display
  • 2448 x 1080 pixels
  • 395ppi
  • Up to 144Hz refresh rate: 60Hz, 120Hz, 144Hz refresh rate supported, variable when set to Auto
  • 20.4:9 aspect ratio
  • HDR10+
  • 800nits peak brightness
  • Always-On display
  • 111% DCI-P3, sRGB : 150.89%
  • Contrast ratio: 1,000,000:1
  • Touch Sampling Rate: 300Hz
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
    • 1x Kryo 680 Prime Core @ 2.84GHz
    • 3x Kryo 680 Performance Cores @ 2.4GHz
    • 4x Kryo 680 Efficiency Cores @ 1.8GHz
RAM and Storage
  • 8GB + 512GB
Battery & Charging
  • Dual 3,000mAh batteries in MMT design, total 6,000mAh
  • 65W HyperCharge fast charging
  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 5.0 support
Rear Camera
  • Primary: 64MP Sony IMX686, f/1.8, 1/1.7″, 0.8µm, EIS, 4-in-1 Pixel binning
  • Secondary: 13MP, ultra-wide-angle lens, f/2.4, 125° FoV, EIS
  • Tertiary: 5MP, macro lens, f/2.0, EIS
Front Camera
  • 24MP, f/2.4, 0.9µm, 4-in-1 pixel binning
  • USB 3.1 Type-C on the side
  • USB 2.0 Type-C at the bottom
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Bluetooth 5.2
  • NFC
  • Wi-Fi 6E
  • 5G
  • Dual-frequency (L1+L5) GNSS, Globass, Galileo, BeiDou, QZSS, NavIC
  • In-Display Fingerprint Scanner
  • ZenUI + ROG UI based on Android 11

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