ASUS has finally announced the long-awaited ROG Phone 5 that surprisingly comes with 3 different models at launch.

ASUS Rog Phone 5 Featured

Possibly becoming the best gaming smartphone for this year, the ROG Phone 5 has a vastly improved user experience that doesn’t just derive from using all of the top-class materials and internals, but also the associating accessories and UI optimizations have made this year’s iteration better than ever. And yes, the back of the phone has a matrix display. How cool is that?

Here’s a specification summary for you to quickly glance through.

ASUS Rog Phone 2


ROG Phone 5

ROG Phone 5 Pro

ROG Phone 5 Ultimate


6.78-inch AMOLED, 1080p resolution, 144Hz refresh rate, 300Hz sampling rate, 1ms response time


Qualcomm Snapdragon 888


8GB, 16GB




128GB, 256GB



Rear Camera

64MP Main, 13MP Ultra-Wide, 5MP Macro

Front Camera



6000mAh, 65W fast charge, Steady Charge + Scheduled Charge + Maximum Limit Charge profiles


Headphone Jack


Phantom Black

Storm White

Phantom Black

Storm White

Pricing + Preorder Bonus

Starting from March 11 to 23, all preorders of the ROG Phone 5 series will get a free Kunai 3 Gamepad (Click Here to check all participating stores) with each model and accessories having their own expected launch date that is listed as below.

  • ROG Phone 5 (Starting April 2021)
    • 8GB + 128GB: RM2,999
    • 16GB + 256GB: RM3,799
  • ROG Phone 5 Pro (Starting May 2021)
    • 16GB + 512GB: RM4,499 (AeroActive Cooler included)
  • ROG Phone 5 Ultimate (Starting May 2021)
    • 18GB + 512GB: RM4,999 (AeroActive Cooler, ROG Ultimate Fan Gift Box included)
  • AeroActive Cooler 5 (Starting April 2021): RM149
  • Lighting Armor Case (Starting May 2021): RM199
  • ROG Kunai 3 Gamepad with ROG5 Bumper (Starting April 2021): RM499
  • ROG Kunai 3 Bumper (Starting April 2021): RM69
  • ROG 1.8m USB-C to C Cable (Starting May 2021): RM59
  • ROG STRIX GO Core (Available Now): RM319 [PWP Offer at RM239]
  • ROG Cetra II (Starting May 2021): RM499
  • ROG Cetra II Core (Starting May 2021): RM199

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