Last month, the Digitimes edition reported that the ASUS ROG Phone 2 gaming smartphone will be shown on July 23. Today, the manufacturer officially confirmed this date.
The presentation will take place in China. The novelty will be shown together with the company Tencent, which was engaged in the optimization of the device for the game.
If you believe the leaks, the smartphone will be released in two versions. They will differ fast charging capacity. In the younger model will install 18-watt, and in the flagship – 30-watt. In addition, there will be more differences, but which ones are unknown.
The ASUS ROG Phone 2 is credited with a 7-nanometer Snapdragon 855 processor with overclocked frequency and 12 GB of RAM, a dual or triple camera and a 4000-5000 mAh battery. The main feature of the novelty will be a display with a frame refresh rate of 120 Hz. For comparison, in the previous model the screen was set to 90 Hz.
The price tag of the smartphone, if you believe the rumors, will start from $ 650. The device will compete with Nubia Red Magic 3 and Xiaomi Black Shark 2. By the way, these two devices have become the most productive Android smartphones in June according to the benchmark test Antutu.
Many complained about the lack of contactless payment function in inexpensive Xiaomi smartphones. It seems that the manufacturer has heard its customers and will add NFC to its new smartphone Redmi 855.
The Weibo social network user asked Redmi CEO Liu Weibing whether Redmi 855 will support NFC. Weibing answered this question positively. Perhaps in the future, and other budget flagships of the company will have this feature.
Thus, today we already know that the new smartphone will be equipped with a Snapdragon 855 processor, a standard headphone jack and NFC. The company plans to release Redmi 855 in early May.
Meizu CEO Jack Wong revealed some details about the manufacturer’s next flagship smartphone.
According to the CEO, the flagship Meizu 16s will receive a new Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor. At the same time, it’s not a fact that the device will support the 5G network.
In addition to the new flagship chipset, the smartphone will be equipped with a Sony IMX580 sensor, although it is still unknown whether it will be a dual or triple module. In addition to this, Vaughn confirmed that the Meizu 16s will not get a new-fashioned hole in the screen for the front camera.
If you believe the leaks, Meizu 16s should submit in the first half of 2019. By the way, it can become the first device of the manufacturer with support for NFC-module and wireless charging.