[Video] Asus ROG Phone vs Razer Phone 2 – Which gaming phone should you choose?
The “gaming phone” market really picked up steam in 2018. Two of the top gaming smartphones were from manufacturers that are well-known in the gaming community. The Asus ROG Phone was launched in June as the company’s first attempt at a gaming smartphone. Meanwhile, Razer launched their second device, the Razer Phone 2 in October. XDA TV’s TK Bay sat down and compared these two devices in the video below. Check it out.
|Category||Razer Phone 2||Asus ROG Phone|
|Dimensions||158.5 x 78.99 x 8.5mm||158.8 x 76.2 x 8.7 mm|
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 @ 2.8GHz||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 @ 2.96GHz|
|GPU||Adreno 630||Adreno 630|
|Rear Cameras||12MP (f/1.75 wide with OIS) + 12MP (f/2.6 telephoto) dual-tone LED flash, dual autofocus phase detection, 2160p @ 60FPS video recording||12MP + 8MP (120° wide-angle lens)|
|Front Camera||8MP f/2.0 w/ 1080p video recording||8MP|
|Storage||64GB/128GB (Satin Glass only) w/ microSD support||UFS 2.1 128GB or 512GB|
|Display||5.72-inch 1440×2560 16:9 IGZO LCD514 PPI|
Wide Color Gamut (WCG)
645 nits maximum
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
|6-inch 2160×1080 AMOLED @ 90Hz, 1ms response time and HDR support|
|Audio||No 3.5mm headphone jack (USB-C to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter included, 24-bit DAC), stereo front-facing speakers with dual amplifiers and Dolby Atmos||Dual front-facing speakers, quad front-facing with TwinView Dock|
|Battery||4,000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0+, fast wireless Qi charging||4,000 mAh supporting ASUS HyperCharge, 10,000 mAh with TwinView Dock|
|Ports||USB Type-C||3.5mm headphone jack, three USB-C ports|
|Fingerprint scanner||Yes (Side-mounted)||Yes (Rear)|
|Software||Android 8.1 Oreo||Android 8.1 Oreo|
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