ASUS ROG PHONE 3 Posts on XDA

The ROG Phone 3’s latest update finally enables VoLTE on AT&T and T-Mobile in the US

The ASUS ROG Phone 3 recently received a new firmware with the version number 17.0823.2008.70, which introduced a "Bypass Charging" feature that lets you pass power from the charger directly to the phone instead of the battery. The build also fixes a number of display brightness related issues and bumps the Android security patch level....

The ROG Phone 3’s new Bypass Charging feature prolongs battery life while gaming

The ASUS ROG Phone 3 is probably the phone to get right now if you want the absolute best gaming experience in a smartphone. With games getting more intensive, you need something that can handle them and then more, and the ROG Phone 3 is the device for that. It has a ton of features...

ASUS is sending the ROG Phone 3 to custom ROM developers from LineageOS, Paranoid Android, Dirty Unicorns, and others

Bridging the gap between Android OEMs and the aftermarket development scene is part of what we do on the XDA Portal. Our initiative with Xiaomi for the POCO F1, for instance, played a significant role in the rise of the vibrant modding community around the smartphone. Device seeding also helped boost the popularity of the...

How to enable T-Mobile VoLTE/VoWiFi on ASUS smartphones [Root]

Transitioning from the legacy circuit-switched voice network to IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) gives us the opportunity to use advanced cellular services such as Voice over LTE (VoLTE), Wi-Fi Calling (VoWiFi), and Rich Communication Services (RCS). Now that 5G support is ready to land on the budget segment, several carriers are gradually phasing out old school...

The ASUS ZenFone 7 and ROG Phone 3 support passthrough charging for gaming without degrading the battery

The distinction between smartphones and gaming consoles is getting blurred for consumers in certain Asian markets thanks to the rise of the gaming phone. Mobile eSports titles are now bigger than ever, thus it's not uncommon to see users spend hundreds of hours playing multiplayer games on their phone rather than PC or console. Such...

ASUS updates the ROG Phone 3 with “black crush” fix, adds portrait mode support in Armoury Crate

It’s been slightly over a month since ASUS unveiled the long-anticipated ROG Phone 3, and the company has already pushed a handful of software updates for the device. The Taiwanese OEM is now back again with another bugfix update for the gaming monster with an interesting changelog. The new software, bearing version number 17.0823.2007.58, apparently...

ASUS ROG Phone 3 unbrick tool is now available

Over the last couple of years, ASUS has managed to establish itself as a true gaming smartphone brand through its Republic of Gamers (ROG) series. The recently launched ROG Phone 3 packs in some of the most powerful hardware you can find in a smartphone, like the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ chipset, up to 16GB...

ASUS ROG Phone 3 update improves multi-finger touch response, adds “Navigation blocking” feature for Game Genie

ASUS' Republic of Gamers (ROG) tag always comes with the vibe of extreme performance, and the recently launched ROG Phone 3 does keep that legacy going. The monster smartphone ticks all the right boxes with its Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus SoC, 144Hz AMOLED display, 6,000mAh battery, up to 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM as well as...

ASUS ROG Phone 3 now supports the Google Phone app and playing HDR video in Netflix

ASUS ROG Phone gaming smartphones are now on their third-generation, and they have often been regarded as the undisputed king of high-spec (or overkill). The ASUS ROG Phone 3 was recently launched along that formula. With an eye-watering 144Hz display (that can even be turned up to 160Hz if that's somehow not enough for you),...

ASUS releases the bootloader unlock tool, firmware, and kernel sources for the ROG Phone 3

The "Republic of Gamers" (ROG) sub-brand of ASUS is targeted towards gaming enthusiasts, and the newly released ROG Phone 3 offers everything a mobile gamer can dream of. Besides featuring top-of-the-line specifications, such as Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 865 Plus SoC, up to 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM, and 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage, the ASUS ROG...

ASUS ROG Phone 3’s first update brings Google Lens shortcut in the camera app, outdoor mode, and a 3-finger screenshot gesture

ASUS released its most-awaited gaming smartphone, ROG Phone 3, earlier this month. Succeeding the ROG Phone 2 of last year, the latest gaming-focused smartphone from ASUS packs some of the most powerful hardware on a smartphone, including a large AMOLED display with an insanely high 144Hz refresh rate and top-of-the-line Snapdragon 865+ chipset. Although the...

The ASUS ROG Phone 3 has a hidden 160Hz refresh rate mode – Here’s how to activate it

Last Wednesday, ASUS announced the ROG Phone 3, the Taiwanese company's third smartphone under its ROG gaming subbrand. The phone's spec sheet is as massive as the phone itself and could be a contender for one of the best Android phones, with features like the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+, up to 16GB of RAM, a 6,000mAh...