ASUS ROG Phone 3 | " The Affordable Ultimate Android "

ASUS ROG Phone 3 | ” The Affordable Ultimate Android “

Yes, I am talking about ” The Affordable Ultimate Android “. Which doesn’t let you down almost with its every specification Nowadays People became more specific in terms of processor, display, battery, etc while buying or choosing a new smartphone. Or why not they spent their money on a device and thought that will work properly as their suitable requirement. ASUS ROG Phone 3 is the phone I will be talking about throughout.

## The processor in ASUS ROG Phone 3:

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865+ 5G
Image Credit: Qualcomm

The best Android processor ever made on Earth till today’s date is Snapdragon™ 865 Plus by Qualcomm. A 5G chipset which is based on the 7nm process and comes with Qualcomm Kryo 585 CPU cores with clock speeds of up to 3.1GHz.

Key Features of Snapdragon™ 865 Plus:

  • Adreno 650 GPU | Kryo 585, Octa-core | 64-bit Architecture
  • Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System
  • Downlink: Up to 7.5 Gbps | Uplink: Up to 3 Gbps
  • Wi-Fi Standards: Wi-Fi 6E, Wi-Fi 6 | Wi-Fi Security: WPA3-Enterprise, WPA3-Enhanced Open, WPA3 Easy Connect, WPA3-Personal
  • Bluetooth 5.2
  • Qualcomm Spectra™ 480 Image Signal Processo
  • Qualcomm Aqstic™ audio codec | Qualcomm Aqstic smart speaker amplifier (up to WSA8815)
  • 4K @ 60 Hz | QHD+ @ 144 Hz
  • On-Device: Qualcomm® Mobile Security, Key Provisioning Security, Qualcomm® Processor Security, Qualcomm® Content Protection, Qualcomm® Trusted Execution Environment, Camera Security, Crypto Engine, Malware Protection, Secure Boot, Secure Token
  • Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+ technology\
  • Full Suite Snapdragon Elite Gaming features

ASUS ROG Phone 3 comes with this Snapdragon™ 865 Plus, a top-notch processor has enabled its all maximum capacities, We will see how the features of the processor were well used in this phone

## ASUS ROG Phone 3 Build:

ASUS ROG Phone 3 Build " The Affordable Ultimate Android "
Image Credit: ASUS

It is not a ” slim phone ” but it worths its purpose being a rugged phone, it is a heavy-duty gaming phone so this flagship has a weight of 240 gm ( iPhone 11 Pro Max weights 226 gm ) and has a dimension of 171 x 78 x 9.9 mm (6.73 x 3.07 x 0.39 in) which gives us a 19.5:9 screen to body ratio. The ASUS ROG Phone 3, The Affordable Ultimate Android has a glass front of course Gorilla Glass 6, also has a glass back, Gorilla Glass 3, and the whole body is made up of the aluminum frame.

The specialty in the build is that it has an RGB light panel (on the back) and two Pressure sensitive zones (Gaming triggers) on the right side of the phone, which you can program according to your choice.


  • AirTrigger 3
  • On/Off/Sleep/Wake
  • Volume changer
  • USB-C connector
  • Side-mounted port

So Just Understand that it is rough and tough phone with an amazing built quality.

## ASUS ROG Phone 3 Display:

ASUS ROG Phone 3 DISPLAY 144Hz " The Affordable Ultimate Android "
Image Credit: ASUS

A display is something that has a huge impact on the performance of a smartphone. And this phone has an ultimate display of 6.59 inches. ASUS ROG Phone 3 has an AMOLED capacitive touchscreen which is capable of displaying 1B colors. It is an FHD+ display with a resolution of 2340 x 1080.

Most importantly ASUS ROG Phone 3 has a 144Hz refresh-rate display I mean you know right how smooth it will be? 144Hz will give you minimum latency while playing games in high frame rates. The outdoor-readable brightness goes up to 650 nits and peak brightness goes up to 1,000 nits. The display is HDR10 and HDR10+ certified and the sRGB color gamut coverage is 153.7%.


ASUS ROG Phone 3 has a hidden 160Hz refresh rate option, that can be unlocked using the Android Debug Bridge (ADB) command-line tool. The XDA Developers have found it and show us how to enable it. ASUS confirmed that “The 160Hz refresh rate is only for our internal testing and ASUS has not made this part of the official specifications of the device.”.

In short you will get the best display with the best smartphone display refresh-rate out there.

## ASUS ROG Phone 3 Speakers:

ASUS ROG Phone 3 Speakers " The Affordable Ultimate Android "
Image Credit: ASUS

The speaker is something that gives you a kick while playing games. And I am fond of front-firing speakers. ASUS ROG Phone 3 comes with dual front-facing speakers with Dirac HD Sound. To give you a depth overview of this stereo speakers comes with dual NXP TFA9874 smart amplifier for louder, deeper, and less distorted sound effects.

For best gaming experience The Affordable Ultimate Android comes with a Game Mode which enhances the sound with localization capability. Also in a total of Quad microphones are there which is capable of Noise Reduction.

ASUS ROG Phone 3 battery:

A gaming phone, The 144 Hz display, so it will absolutely need a battery that will help to capable of power all this up for a good amount of time.

ASUS ROG Phone 3 comes up with a 6000 mAh, non-removable battery, which supports the Quick Charge 4.0. The phone is capable of Fast charging 30W and also Reverse charging of up to 10W. After seeing a detailed battery drain test and day to day workload test by MySmartPrice it shows that in the max refresh rate and resolution settings ( 1080p in 144Hz ) playing games and testing the max limit of the processor, the ROG Phone 3 drained 100% to 52% in near about 3 hours of time. so you can understand that power delivery and optimization are also very good.

ASUS ROG Phone 3 Cameras:

ASUS ROG Phone 3 Tripple rear cameras " The Affordable Ultimate Android "
Image Credit: ASUS

Now the camera in The Affordable Ultimate Android gaming-centric smartphone is not to consider as the main purpose but yes you are paying for a flagship smartphone so it will serve definitely its purpose.

Rear Camera:

The cameras are improved from the previous ROG Phone 2. The Primary rear camera of ASUS ROG Phone 3 is come up with the Sony IMX686 64 MP image sensor with an aperture of F1.8. The second camera in the Tripple rear camera segment has a 13 MP, 125° ultra-wide-angle lens with an aperture of F2.4, to capture the maximum within one click. and the third one is a 5 MP macro camera with an aperture of F2.0.

Front Camera:

The front camera is 24 MP with F2.0 which is decent but not the best, there are best front cameras available in the market but yes it is a decent camera.

ASUS ROG Phone 3 Sensors:

The Affordable Ultimate Android phone has a lot of sensors inbuilt that will help you to use this phone in your own way. It has an In-display fingerprint sensor, an accelerometer, an e-compass, a gyroscope, a proximity sensor, a Hall sensor, an ambient light sensor and the ultrasonic sensors for AirTrigger 3 and grip press

ASUS ROG Phone 3 Connectivity & OS:

ASUS ROG Phone 3 gives us the dual-standby support, we all know that already. Not only 5G but it has Integrated WiFi 6 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax, 2×2 MIMO) which is capable of Dual-band 2.4GHz/ 5GHz WiFi. And also Bluetooth 5.1 and NFC support. It comes with the Android 10 and the ROG UI.

ASUS ROG Phone 3 Antutu Benchmarks:

A quick comparison of benchmarks with its competitors. You get that right.

SmartphoneAntutu Benchmark
1. ASUS ROG Phone 3 ( The Affordable Ultimate Android )621932 (v8)
2. Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G508760 (v8)
3. OnePlus 8 pro573276 (v8)
4. Motorola Edge Plus574155 (v8)
All the benchmarks are from GSMArena

## But why ” The Affordable Ultimate Android “:

If you see in the current Android market the main competitors of this ROG 3 are SAMSUNG Galaxy Note 20 Ultra with the price tag of ₹ 1,04,999.00 for the 12GB/256GB Variant, OnePlus 8 pro with the price tag of ₹ 54,999.00 for the 8GB/128GB variant. I am not against these phones these are best in their segment or the specs they have.

But what I am saying having some features more from these smartphones still the 8GB/128GB variant of ASUS ROG Phone 3 costs ₹ 49,999.00 and the 12GB/256GB variant costs ₹ 57,999.00 in the Flipkart, and also some dedicated ASUS stores.


Honestly speaking ASUS ROG Phone 3 is a phone in this price point is truly worth it till today’s date because you never know when a company beats this so till today’s date this the best in performance specs and throughout everything. I hope I have made my point clear why ASUS ROG Phone 3 is ” The Affordable Ultimate Android “. If any mistakes please pardon me please inform me, comment your thoughts about this ROG 3. Thanks for reading.

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