The much-awaited Asus ROG Phone 7 is all set to make its debut in India on April 13. Prior to its launch, several leaks and rumors have been surfacing on the internet. According to the latest reports, the upcoming smartphone has received certification from Thailand’s National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC), which indicates 5G connectivity on the handset. Here’s what we know so far.
Details from the NBTC listing
The alleged listing of Asus ROG Phone 7 on the NBTC website was tweeted by tipster Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings). The listing suggests that the model number of the Asus ROG Phone 7 is Asus_AI2205_C, and the phone gets support for GSM, WCDMA, LTE, and NR networks, indicating 5G connectivity on the upcoming handset. Furthermore, the NBTC listing hints that the phone is manufactured in Taiwan.
Expected specifications of Asus ROG Phone 7
The Asus ROG Phone 7 is speculated to feature a 6.8-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with a minimum refresh rate of 165Hz. The phone is likely to be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC and is tipped to run on Android 13 with the company’s ROG UI custom skin on top. It could pack 16GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage.
Global launch and India release date
The global launch of the Asus ROG Phone 7 is scheduled for April 13 at 5:30 am IST. The virtual launch event will be streamed live via the company’s YouTube channel. The India launch of the smartphone will happen alongside the global launch.
Price of the Asus ROG Phone 6
The Asus ROG Phone 6 was launched in July last year with a price tag of Rs. 71,999 for the lone 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant. However, the price of the upcoming Asus ROG Phone 7 has not been revealed yet.
The Asus ROG Phone 7 is one of the most anticipated smartphones of 2021. While there’s no official word on the phone’s features and specifications, rumors and leaks have given us an idea of what to expect. With the upcoming launch, smartphone enthusiasts are eagerly waiting to get their hands on the latest addition to the Asus ROG Phone series.