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COMPUTEXASUS‘s launch of their ROG Phone is one of the starters of this year’s COMPUTEX, and while we’re still in awe looking at the next god-phone, we’re still lingering with the question that is considered the biggest factor in purchasing a smartphone – how much does it cost?

READ: ASUS just unveiled the ROG Phone – here’s what you need to know

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ASUS didn’t hinted anything on their keynote about its possible pricing, although its expected to be available for Q3 2018. What makes us excited about this is that the features and specifications are already the best so far, and we can’t even ask for more.

So, as our job, we looked for someone that would have an idea about its pricing, and we did. We stumbled on a Hong-Kong based website ePrice, and one of their posts says they’ve got an information from a publisher who knows three prices for the ROG Phone, which are here:

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ASUS ROG Phone Possible Prices

Model / VariantHKD Rumored PriceUSD (Converted)PHP (Converted)
8GB RAM + 128GB ROMHK $7,198~$917~PhP50K
8GB RAM + 512GB ROMHK $8,498~$1082~PhP60K
8GB RAM + 512GB ROM + all accessoriesHK $12,398~$1579~PhP90K

Although we advise to take this with a grain of salt, these prices are estimated based on the features, the competition’s pricing, and all other factors that is relevant to the pricing of the smartphone, including taxes, variants, and bundled accessories.

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In case you missed it, here’s the specs of the next god of gaming smartphones:

Specifications and Features

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Model:ASUS ROG Phone
Display:6-inch AMOLED display, 108% DCI-P3 coverage, HDR supported, 10,000:1 contrast ratio, 1ms response time, 90Hz refresh rate
CPU/SoC:Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Octa-core @ 2.9GHz (Speed-binned)
GPU:Adreno 630
ROM/Storage:128GB / 512GB UFS 2.1 internal storage
Rear Cameras:12-megapixel Sony IMX363 1.4um, 1/2.55” w/ f/1.8 Night HDR, OIS/EIS, PDAF + 8-megapixel 120-degrees wide-angle
Front Camera:8-megapixel f/2.0
Battery:4000mAh with HyperCharge technology
Connectivity:Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ad, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0
USB Type-C, USB On-The-Go (OTG)
3.5mm headphone jack
Network Bands:4G/LTE/Gigabit LTE, 3G (HSDPA), 2G (GSM)
SIM Slot:Dual SIM
Sensors:Fingerprint sensor (rear), GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, NFC, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
OS/Software:Android Oreo 8.1
(Zen UI 5.0)
Dimensions & Weight:Size: 158.8 x 76.2 x 8.6mm
Weight: 200g
Protection / IP Rating:Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Other Features:Stereo speakers with smart amplifier, Hi-Res Audio support, DTS Headphone:X, and AptX
Aura RGB lighting and AuraSync Support
GameCool vapor-chamber cooling system, AirTrigger force haptic feedback

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