ASUS has launched New variants of ROG Phone 6 — ROG Phone 6D and ROG Phone 6D Ultimate — worldwide. The new ROG gaming smartphones have a MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ chipset instead of the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1, a new color option and more.
ROG Phone 6D Ultimate included Same design as ROG Phone 6 and Phone 6 Pro and has a secondary screen on the back. The difference is the new Space Gray matte finish. The main screen is 6.78 inches. It has a Samsung AMOLED panel, supports 165Hz refresh rate and 720Hz touch sampling rate. It is also compatible with Delta-E <1, HDR10+ and DC Dimming color accuracy. The 2-inch OLED dot-matrix color screen can also display various animations and alerts.
The smartphone comes with AirTrigger 6 with ultrasonic sensors and various gestures. X-axis linear motor enables vibration frequency up to 130Hz for enhanced gaming experience. There’s also GameCool 6 and the AeroActive Portal cooling system, which constantly draws cool air from the outside for 20% improved thermal efficiency. ROG Phone 6D Ultimate also supports the new 360-degree CPU cooling technology.
Dimensity 9000+ chipset unlocks MediaTek HyperEngine 5.0. The latter, along with the Armor Crate app, aims to further enhance the gaming experience. The phone comes with 16GB of LPDDR5X RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
For photography, there is a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 main camera, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 5-megapixel macro camera. The front camera is 12 megapixels. There is a 6000 mAh battery, PD charging support and a 65W adapter. It runs on Android 12.
ROG Phone 6D Ultimate has an in-screen fingerprint sensor, IPX4 water resistance, dual speakers with Dirac HD Sound, 3.5 mm audio jack, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.3, NFC, dual SIM 5G and more. In addition, the smartphone comes with support for AeroActive Cooler 6 and KUNAI 3 Gamepad.
ROG Phone 6D: Specifications and Features
The ROG Phone 6D is completely identical to the ROG Phone 6D Ultimate except for the RAM and storage configuration.. It comes with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.
In addition, it has the same 6.78-inch Samsung AMOLED 165Hz display, MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ chipset, triple 50-megapixel rear camera, 6000 mAh battery, AirTrigger 6 cooling system, GameCool 6 and AeroActive Cooler and K.UN.AI Cooler 6 c .
ASUS has launched the ROG Phone 6 Batman Edition (Dimensity 9000+ and Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 variants) in Mighty Black. The smartphone comes with a collectible case, themed wallpapers, charging animation and a Batman themed user interface for incoming calls. There are exclusive accessories like the Batman Aero Case and the Batman Eject Pin. Other specifications remain the same as other ROG Phone 6 models.
Price and availability
It is not difficult to understand that the prices of the three ROG Phone 6 devices presented today are quite high. For example, The ROG Phone 6D will be available for purchase in Europe starting at €950And ROG Phone 6D Ultimate will cost 1400 euros.
DC Comics fans who want to get their hands on the ROG Phone 6 Batman Edition will have to shell out €1,200. Yes, it’s cheaper than the ROG Phone 6D Ultimate, but that’s because it only has 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, while the former has no less than 16GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage.