Top 3 Gaming Phones Of the Year

Top 3 Gaming Phones of the Year ? With Hundreds of options available under various brand like Apple, Samsung, One plus, Xiaomi, Realme, Oppo, Vivo, Asus, Motorola, Honor, Huawei and ETC. We Rank Best Gaming Phones based on their Real Performances of the Heavy Games including Phone’s Performances and not based on Its Larger than Life Features. Let’s Find out which are Top 3 Gaming Phones of The Year :

Spot No. #1 – Asus ROG Phone II (8GB+128GB)

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  • 8 GB RAM | 128 GB ROM |
  • 16.74 cm (6.59 inch) Full HD+ AMOLED Display
  • 48MP + 13MP | 24MP Front Camera
  • 6000 mAh Battery
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus Processor

Product Description

Fast Performance

Featuring the 2.96 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus mobile platform and the Adreno 640 GPU, this smartphone will elevate your gaming experience to the next level. This smartphone’s fast processor, along with the onboard UFS 3.0 storage, will ensure a stutter-free and responsive experience. So, get set for a smooth, consistent, stable, and lag-free smartphone experience.

ROG GameCool II Cooling System

Playing graphic-heavy and fast-paced AAA game titles? This smartphone is built to combat any thermal throttle, even when your gaming gets intense. This smartphone is designed with a highly-efficient and large 3D vapour-chamber cooling, along with a multi-layer copper heat spreader. Its circuit pad features carbon cooling pads. The heat which is extracted from this smartphone’s processor is let out via the functional heat vents situated on the back of the phone. That’s not all, this phone’s fan system will keep the surface of your phone cool (up to 5 degree Celsius) during heavy gaming hours.

AMOLED Display

Boasting a 120 Hz refresh rate and 1 ms of pixel response, this smartphone’s AMOLED display will facilitate a blur-free and seamless visual experience. Your games will come alive on this phone owing to its Delta E<1 and a wide colour gamut. Its 10-bit HDR display panel will facilitate higher amounts of colours and details for supported games and content (up to 1.073 billion shades).

6000 mAh Battery

This smartphone will keep you hooked to your game for a longer time, thanks to its high-capacity 6000 mAh battery. This smartphone supports the ASUS ROG HyperCharge for fast-charge of the device. What’s more, this smartphone supports USB-PD which allows you to plug-in higher-specification USB-C chargers easily. It also supports dual USB-C ports so you can charge (up to 30 W) on either of the USB-C ports and even connect other supported USB-C peripherals at the same time.

Dual Camera System and 24 MP Front Camera

This smartphone’s dual-camera system will let you enhance your photography skills. It features the 48 MP IMX586 main camera to help you capture every moment clearly. Along with this camera, this smartphone features the 13 MP secondary 125-degree ultra-wide camera to help you click naturally great wide-angle shots. This smartphone also features a 24 MP front camera that lets you capture your face clearly, especially during a live streaming gaming session. Its 4-cell characteristic will ensure that your selfies look bright and clear, even in low-lit conditions.

Designed for Battles

This smartphone is designed to look futuristically cool whilst ensuring a comfortable gaming experience. Its front features the 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 6 while its back comes with the 3D Corning Gorilla Glass, thereby keeping your smartphone safe from scratches. Its curved sides with metal finishing make it easier for you to hold the phone, especially during the most intense virtual battles. Oh, and with the help of the 4 Wi-Fi antennas, this smartphone is equipped to boost your network connection, however you hold the device.

Side-mounted Ports

This phone features an optimised layout for landscape-mode gaming so that you can continue playing comfortably even when your phone is charging. Its additional side-mounted custom USB-C connector supports direct charging, HDMI output, gigabit LAN, and even your headphones. If you have attached the AeroActive II Cooler to your phone, then you will also get a side-mounted USB Type-C port and a 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Ultrasonic AirTriggers and Dual Zone 3D Haptics

Featuring the ultra-responsive ultrasonic AirTriggers 2 touch sensors, this smartphone lets you program them and activate available on-screen action inputs which include firing, aiming, inventory selection, steering, and navigating. The AirTriggers come with ultrasonic technology, so all you have to do is give them feather-light touches for effortless console-like gameplay. This smartphone also comes with the dual-zone 3D haptic feedback system which uses 2 elite vibration motors that are placed on two ends of the phone.

Immersive Stereo Sound and Quad Mics

Get set for an immersive sound that will elevate your gaming experience on this smartphone. Featuring powerful front-facing stereo speakers (driven by the dual NXP smart amplifiers), this smartphone will delight you with its loud and less distorted sound output. Its DTS:X ultrasound enhancement facilitates realistic 3D audio rendering. That’s not all, this smartphone’s immersive virtual 7.1 channel surround sound with enhanced bass response will provide you with clear audio, even via Bluetooth. This smartphone also features 4 microphones that have been strategically placed to pick up your voice whichever way you hold your phone.

ASUS Aura RGB Lighting

This smartphone’s back features an RGB-illuminated ROG logo that will display a rainbow of lighting schemes which you can trigger and set for calls, notifications, and more.

Armoury Crate App and Game Genie

Customize hardware profiles for each of your favourite games using the Armoury Crate application on this smartphone. You can also use the console view (in the Armoury Crate app) to see real-time system information which includes CPU-GPU utilization and memory usages. Its dedicated X-mode cuts down battery-draining activities as per a customizable list of applications. There is the Game Genie in-game app as well, which lets you customize your gaming experience by enabling AirTrigger, on-screen information, enable/disable calls, and notifications. You can also live cast your gameplay on popular platforms like YouTube and Twitch.

Stock Android Experience

This smartphone features the Android 9.0 Pie operating system and a near-stock Android UI for a seamless interface. You get the best of both worlds – the rich-looking ROG UI theme and the class ZenUI stock Android UI.

Expand Your Gaming Experience

You can elevate the way you game by making use of ASUS original ROG Phone 2 gaming accessories (sold separately) such as the Dual-screen Handheld TwinView 2 dock, Kunai Gamepad controller and more. This smartphone also has support from some popular games like the Asphalt 9 Legends and Shadowgun which make use of this smartphone’s ultra-flagship hardware for a wonderful gaming experience.

Technical Specifications

General

In The BoxHandset, 18W Fast Charger, USB-C Cable, User Manual, SIM Ejector Pin, Warranty Card, Special Case
Model NumberZS660KL-1A017IN
Model NameROG Phone II
ColorBlack
Browse TypeSmartphones
SIM TypeDual Sim
Hybrid Sim SlotNo
TouchscreenYes
OTG CompatibleYes

Display Features

Display Size16.74 cm (6.59 inch)
Resolution2340 x 1080 Pixels
Resolution TypeFull HD+
GPUAdreno 640 (675 MHz)
Display TypeAMOLED
HD Game SupportYes
Display Colors1073.74M
Other Display Features120 Hz Screen Refresh Rate, 1ms Pixel Response Time, 10 Bit HDR, SDR to HDR, Full View Display

Os & Processor Features

Operating SystemAndroid Pie 9
Processor TypeQualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus
Processor CoreOcta Core
Primary Clock Speed2.96 GHz
Secondary Clock Speed2.41 GHz
Operating FrequencyGSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900

Memory & Storage Features

Internal Storage128 GB
RAM8 GB

Camera Features

Primary Camera AvailableYes
Primary Camera48MP + 13MP
Primary Camera FeaturesPhoto (Auto, Auto HDR, HDR ++) Portrait, Panorama, Night Pro, Slow Motion, Timelapse, Video Recording
Optical ZoomNo
Secondary Camera AvailableYes
Secondary Camera24MP
Secondary Camera FeaturesPhoto (Auto, Auto HDR, HDR ++), Video, Pro Mode
FlashRear Led and Front Screen Flash
Digital Zoom8x
Frame Rate30, 60, 120, 240, 480 fps
Dual Camera LensPrimary Camera

Call Features

Call Wait/HoldYes
Hands FreeYes
Video Call SupportYes
Call DivertYes
Phone BookYes
Call TimerYes
Speaker PhoneYes
Call RecordsMissed, Outgoing
LogsReceived, Missed, Dial

Connectivity Features

Network Type3G, 4G VOLTE, 4G, 2G
Supported NetworksGSM, WCDMA, 4G VoLTE, UMTS, 4G LTE

Other Details

SmartphoneYes
Touchscreen TypeCapacitive, Multi Touch
SIM SizeNano Sim
Mobile TrackerNo
User InterfaceROG UI
Social Networking PhoneYes
Instant MessageYes
Business PhoneYes
Java ApplicationYes
Removable BatteryNo
JAVA SupportYes
MMSYes
SMSYes
KeypadNo
Voice InputYes
Graphics PPI391 PPI
Predictive Text InputYes
SIM AccessDual VoLTE Standby
SensorsScreen Fingerprint Sensor, Face Recognition, Gravity Sensor, Electronic Compass, Gyroscope, Distance Sensor, Hall Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Air Triggers Shoulder Button, Double Vibration Motor
Supported LanguagesSupports More Than 50 Plus Global Languages
GamesSupport All Android Games
BrowserSupports All Android Based Browser Apps
Ringtones FormatMP3, AAC
Other FeaturesDual USB-C Ports (Charging, Audio, Display Out), Air Triggers II & Dual Zone Haptics, UFS 3.0 Storage, RGB Light Lighting, Front Firing 5-magnet Stereo Loudspeaker, ROG Gamecool II Cooling System

Battery & Power Features

Battery Capacity6000 mAh
Battery TypeLi-Po

Dimensions

Width77.6 mm
Height170.99 mm
Depth9.78 mm
Weight240 g

Warranty

Warranty SummaryBrand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories