From what we’ve seen thus far, the foremost improve on the Asus ROG Phone 6 would be the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset, which can take over from the 888+ of final yr’s mannequin. The new cellphone had a go at Geekbench and left behind a rating card.
We have already examined the 8+ Gen 1, however that was an engineering unit we obtained from Asus fairly than a retail-ready system. This is the actual factor and it scored barely larger than the outcomes we acquired.
Asus ROG Phone 6 (ASUS_AI2201_F) scorecard from Geekbench
This explicit ROG Phone 6 unit had 16GB of RAM. The TENAA certification put the capability at as much as 18GB, which would be the prime shelf possibility. There needs to be a model with 12GB of RAM too (maybe even one with 8GB).
(*1*)Our Geekbench 5 outcome utilizing a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 powered engineering unit from Asus
Anyway, the brand new Adreno 730 GPU runs at 10% larger clock speeds in comparison with the unique Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, which can assist it obtain larger body charges. How a lot larger? That we don’t know but as Geekbench solely assessments the CPU. But Asus did affirm that the brand new mannequin could have a 165Hz show (as a substitute of 144Hz like on the earlier two generations).
The Asus ROG Phone 6 could have a 165Hz show and improved cooling
Other than that, the brand new mannequin is anticipated have the identical dimension display, 6.78”, and battery – 6,000mAh with 65W quick charging.
Asus will unveil the ROG Phone 6 on July 5 with occasions in Taipei, Berlin and New York.