Leaked images of the ROG Phone 8 Pro offer insights into its design and specifications before the January 16th launch in China. The Pro model, with its unique LED dots, closely resembles the standard variant but features programmable lighting.
The front of the ROG Phone 8 Pro boasts a flat display housing a 32MP selfie camera. Recent renders of the standard ROG Phone 8 revealed a square shape with slightly rounded corners. It also shows a new camera bump housing three sensors, accompanied by colorful RGB lights.
The device maintains a consistent design, with the right side housing the power button and volume rockers, while the left side features the USB Type C port. The bottom includes another USB Type C port, a SIM tray, a headphone jack, and a speaker grille.
Moving to expected specifications, rumors suggest a 6.78-inch FHD+ SAMSUNG Flexible AMOLED display with a remarkable 165Hz refresh rate. The display is expected to support HDR10, LTPO technology, and other enhancements.
Powering the device is the speculated Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC. Camera specifications include a 50MP primary sensor using Sony IMX890 technology, a 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 32MP camera with 3X optical zoom. A 32MP front shooter is anticipated for selfies and live streaming.
Storage options could include up to 24GB of LPDDR5X RAM and 1TB of UFS 4.0 storage. The Phone is expected to run on Android 14 with the ROG UI, offering a personalized user interface.
The device will feature a robust 5,500mAh battery with 65W fast charging technology. Additionally, an IP68 rating ensures water and dust resistance. Comprehensive connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.3, Wi-Fi 6/6E, NFC, and a USB Type-C port for charging. In summary, the ROG Phone 8 Pro promises an exciting blend of cutting-edge design and powerful specifications for gaming enthusiasts.
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