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Asus ROG Phone 8
Asus ROG Phone 8
Asus ROG Phone 8
Asus ROG Phone 8
Asus ROG Phone 8
Asus ROG Phone 8
Asus ROG Phone 8
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8.7/10
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The Asus ROG Phone 8 currently has an Informr score of 8.7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 21 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Android
Operating system
Operating system
Android
3.3 GHz
Processor
Processor
3.3 GHz
6.78"
Screen Size
Screen Size
6.78"
50+ MP, f/1.9
Camera
Camera
50+ MP, f/1.9
5500 mAh
Battery


What the Critics Are Saying...


Notebookcheck
Notebookcheck

The Asus ROG Phone 8 Pro successfully manages the balancing act between gaming smartphone and premium phone. However, it is not cheap.

- Manuel Masiero, Notebookcheck
TechNave
TechNave

I think overall the ROG Phone 8 performs well as a gaming phone and does what it does best. However, I'm not so sure of ASUS' decision to go mainstream. Some gamers aren't fond of the boring downgraded look, the punch-hole front camera and the new dual speaker location. The photo quality is just fin...

- Abel Wong, TechNave
Nextrift
Nextrift

Despite not offering the best value proposition, i still think the Asus ROG Phone 8 Pro is worth considering…provided you want a gaming phone first and foremost. It’s great that the overall design of the phone is now more subdued and less “gamery,” but at the end of the day, this is still very much...

- Nextrift
Android Headlines
Android Headlines

Should buy the ROG Phone 8 Pro Edition? Or Any of the ROG Phone 8 Series models? I think that depends on what you want out of a smartphone. As with every other ROG Phone in the past, one of the main factors of betting into these devices is if you want something that’s geared more towards mobile gami...

- Justin Diaz, Android Headlines
LB Tech Reviews
LB Tech Reviews

The Asus ROG Phone 8 consolidates Asus’ position as the supplier of the fastest mobile phones on the market. The extreme speed is primarily due to the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor, which is a significant step forward compared to the second generation of the same processor. Since Snapdragon processor...

- John Hvidlykke, LB Tech Reviews


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Common Questions


Asus ROG Phone 8 prices will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. Asus's suggested retail price is $1099.99. You can compare ROG Phone 8 prices from around the web here on The Informr.


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Asus backs up the ROG Phone 8 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.


If your ROG Phone 8 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Asus support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Asus's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.



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Screen Size
6.78"

The Asus ROG Phone 8's screen size is 6.78 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

Processor
3.3 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM8650-AB Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.3 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android 14 operating system (OS).

Camera
50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.9 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

Storage
256 GB

Internal memory is 256 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.

Battery
5500mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 5500 mAh battery. Asus's performance ratings are 1706 minutes, 740 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

ROG Phone 8 Specs

Overview
Release Date March 31, 2024
Regions Available USA, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 14

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Processor Qualcomm SM8650-AB Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.3 GHz
Internal Storage 256 GB
RAM 12/16
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.441 W/kg
Body: 1.487 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Cellular
Networks
HSPA+, LTE, 5G
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Nano-SIM
Dual SIM Yes
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
GPS Type A-GPS
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.3
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX Adaptive
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax/be
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
NFC Yes
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Camera
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.9, Wide
32+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Telephoto
13+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
Zoom
Yes
Flash
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, ISO, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer
Video Recording Formats
MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
8K (7680 × 4320 pixels), 24 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
32+ Megapixels, f/2.5
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology AMOLED
Colors 1 billion
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 395 pixels
Size 6.78 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2, HDR10, 165Hz refresh rate
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 5500 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging Up to 15 W
Fast Charging Up to 65 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1380 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 740 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1706 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Rebel Grey, Phantom Black
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.38 x 7.68 x 0.89 cm (6.5 x 3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 225 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 68
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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Additional Information

Variations

  • Asus ROG Phone 8 Pro
    • RAM: 16 GB / 24 GB
    • Storage: 1 TB / 512 GB
    • Colors: Phantom Black
    • Weight: 246 grams
    • Comes with AeroActive Cooler X / Aero Case (for ROG Phone 8 Pro 24GB/1TB)


Other Names (AKA): Asus ROG Phone 8 Pro
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