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The ASUS ROG Phone 3 is one of the fastest smartphones we’ve reviewed. It overtook OPPO Find X2 Pro and last year’s ROG Phone 2. Today, we thought of comparing the 2 devices based on the game benchmark results we ran using our methodology.

ASUS ROG Phone 3
ASUS ROG Phone 3

Similar to our previous comparison, I’m going to show again empirical results of over 20 gameplay tests using our review methodology and provide a drill-down of what I think about the 2 devices from a reviewer’s and gamer’s perspective.

ASUS ROG Phone 2
ASUS ROG Phone 2

Specs Breakdown

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ROG Phone 3 ROG Phone 2
Processor 3.1GHz Snapdragon 865 Plus (5G) 2.96 Snapdragon 855 Plus
GPU Adreno 650 Adreno 640
OS Android 10 with new ROG UI Android 10 with new ROG UI
Display 6.59″ 2340 x 1080, 144Hz / 1ms 6.59″, 19,5:9, 2340×1080, 120Hz/1ms
AMOLED 10-Bit HDR AMOLED
Dimensions 171 x 78 x 9.85mm 170.99×77.6x 9.48mm
Weight 240g 240g
Battery 6,000mAh 6,000mAh
RAM 16GB LPDDR5 16GB LPDDR5
Storage 512GB UFS 3.1 512GB UFS 3.1
Sensors In-Display Fingerprint Sensor In-Display Fingerprint Sensor
Face Recognition Face Recognition
Accelerator Accelerator
E-Compass E-Compass
Gyroscope Gyroscope
Proximity Sensor Proximity Sensor
Hall Sensor Hall Sensor
Ambient Light Sensor Ambient Light Sensor
Ultrasonic Sensors  (AirTrigger 3/Grip Press) Ultrasonic Sensors  (AirTrigger 3/Grip Press)
Wireless WiFi 6 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2×2 MIMO) WiFi 6 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2×2 MIMO)
Bluetooth 5.1 (BR/EDR+LE), Qualcomm aptX Adaptive Bluetooth 5.1 (BR/EDR+LE), Qualcomm aptX Adaptive
WiFi Direct WiFi Direct
NFC NFC
I/O Side: Custom USB-C Side: Custom USB-C
Supports USB 3.1 Gen2 / DisplayPort 1.4 (4K UHD) Supports USB 3.1 Gen2 / DisplayPort 1.4 (4K UHD)
Fast-Charging (PD 3.0, 30W) Fast-Charging (PD 3.0, 30W)
30W ROG HyperCharge Direct Charging 30W ROG HyperCharge Direct Charging
Bottom: USB-C Bottom: USB-C
USB 2.0/Fast-Charging (PD 3.0, 30W)/Direct Charging USB 2.0/Fast-Charging (PD 3.0, 30W)/Direct Charging
3.5mm headphone jack
Front Camera 24MP 24MP
Rear Camera 64MP Sony IMX686 (Main) 48MP (Main)
13MP 125° (Ultra-wide) 13MP 125° (Ultra-wide)
5MP (Macro)

 

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Giancarlo Viterbo is a Filipino Technology Journalist, blogger and Editor of GadgetPilipinas.net, He is also a Geek, Dad and a Husband. He knows a lot about washing the dishes, doing some errands and following instructions from his boss on his day job. Follow him on twitter: @gianviterbo and @gadgetpilipinas.