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ASUS’ ROG Phone 5S and 5S Pro are now available in the US

In August, ASUS refreshed its ROG gaming smartphone lineup with two new models: the ASUS ROG Phone 5S and ROG Phone 5S Pro. Initially limited to the China and Taiwanese regions, the duo made it to Europe earlier this month, and now it's finally heading to one more market: the US. The ASUS ROG Phone 5...

ASUS ROG Phone 5: Everything you need to know about the gaming beast

The ROG range of products by ASUS is designed to facilitate serious gamers, and the ROG Phone aligns with this image. The ROG Phone is inarguably the most expedient gaming smartphone, featuring the most powerful chipset available for Android devices, RGB lighting, the highest refresh rate display on a smartphone, Air Triggers, and a host...

ASUS launches the ROG Phone 5s series in Europe

ASUS launched the ROG Phone 5s series back in August, though international availability was a big question mark. The ROG Phone 5s series consists of two phones: the ROG Phone 5s and the ROG Phone 5s Pro, both of which act as replacements for the standard ROG Phone 5 and the ROG Phone 5 Pro/Ultimate,...

The Best Smartphone to buy in November: Apple, Samsung, OnePlus, Xiaomi, and more!

This has been a great year for smartphones so far -- conventional slab phones are all extremely polished, and foldables are coming into their own. So if you're looking to upgrade your phone, now is as good a time as any. We here at XDA test almost every smartphone on earth, so here's our expert...

ASUS announces Android 12 Release Schedule for Zenfone 8, Zenfone 7 and ROG Phone Series

ASUS today detailed its plans to roll out the stable Android 12 update for its ROG and ZenFone flagships. The Taiwanese company will kick off the stable Android 12 rollout by the end of this year, starting with the ZenFone 8 series, with devices like the ROG Phone 5 and others joining the Android 12...

Unofficial TWRP ports now available for the OnePlus Nord 2, ASUS ZenFone 8, and ROG Phone 5S

For those of you rocking a OnePlus Nord 2, ASUS ZenFone 8, or ASUS ROG Phone 5S, you will be happy to know that unofficial TWRP builds are now out for your devices, making it possible for the owners of these smartphones to try out new custom ROMs, kernels, and other mods — as and...

Get the ROG Phone 5s live wallpapers on any Android phone

ASUS recently updated its flagship ROG Phone 5 series with Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 888 Plus chip. The new ROG Phone 5s lineup included two phones: the ROG Phone 5s and the ROG Phone 5s Pro. Both phones featured pretty much the same hardware as their respective predecessors, except for the new chipset and better touch...

ASUS refreshes its ROG Phone 5 with Qualcomm’s faster Snapdragon 888 Plus

While there still aren't that many gaming phones on the market, there are a lot more options than there used to be a few years ago. If you want the best gaming experience on a smartphone, then you'll need look no further than the ROG Phone 5 from ASUS. It's a bit pricy, but it...

ASUS may be upgrading its ROG Phone 5 with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 Plus chip

ASUS seems to be readying an upgraded version of the ROG Phone 5, the company's gaming-centric smartphone that launched earlier this year with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset. The upgraded version is expected to be powered by the Snapdragon 888 Plus and might be launching soon, as per a product listing on a Chinese online...

ASUS rolls out new ZenUI updates to the ZenFone 8 & 6 and ROG Phone 5 & 3

ASUS is rolling out a bunch of software updates to its flagship smartphones. From the 2019 ZenFone 6 to the gaming-focused ROG Phone 3 and ROG Phone 5, to the latest and greatest ZenFone 8, all phones are being treated to a new ZenUI update. Most of these are minor updates, fixing bugs, improving stability,...

ASUS ROG Phone 5 gaming phone finally arrives in the United States

ASUS released the ROG Phone 5 earlier this year, but it wasn't available to purchase in many countries outside of China and Europe. The phone recently become available in India, and now Asus is finally bringing it to the United States for a hefty price tag of $999.99. The ROG Phone 5 is one of the...

ASUS ROG Phone 5 receives March 2021 security patches, bug fixes, and more with latest update

Shortly after ASUS unveiled the all-new ROG Phone 5 lineup earlier this year, it rolled out the first software update for the devices. The update included several optimizations for system stability, the camera experience, Armoury Crate, and more. Less than two weeks later, ASUS rolled out yet another update for the devices with even more...