Asus ROG Phone 5 Review, Price & Specifications in Nigeria

The Asus ROG Phone 5 comes out of the box with a Qualcomm snapdragon 888 chipset, an 8GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage capacity. The mobile phone has a 6.78 inch display while it runs on an android v11.0 ROG UI and it is fully powered by a 6000mAh li-po non removable battery.

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The Asus ROG Phone 5 ensures unlimited features, whether you are sharing content or you are on a budget. This 5G Mobile Platform, shows the futuristic wonder pack as an unbelievably responsive 144 Hz / 1 ms display, a monster 6000 mAh1 battery system, massively upgraded AirTrigger 5 game controls, and their iconic GameFX audio system.

The 6.78 inches phone comes with AMOLED display 1080 x 2340 pixel. This is a lightweight smartphone that measures 172.8 mm x 77.3 mm x 10.3 mm (height x width x thickness) and it was manufactured all in a black color variant.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Key Features

  • Weight & Dimension – 173.00 x 77.00 x 9.90 mm
  • Camera – 64MP,Secondary camera 13 MP, 125° ultra wide-angle camera
  • Front Cam – 27mm equivalent focal length in 35mm film camera
  • Display – 6.78″ 20.4:9 (2448 x 1080) 144
  • Battery – 6000 mAh (typical) high-capacity battery, supports Quick Charge
  • Internal Storage – USF3.1 128GB

Design & Display

The Asus ROG Phone 5 is fully protected from hard falls and scratches because it has a corning gorilla glass protection on the display side. Asus ROG Phone 5 is a dual SIM smartphone that has a RGB light panel on the back and pressure sensitive zones that are helpful in duo for users who prefer gaming box.

The smartphone shows up with a 6.78 inches AMOLED display with 84.5% screen-to-body ratio. The screen resolution of this phone is 1080 x 2340 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio that gives you an immersive viewing experience while watching movies and playing games.

Fully designed for precision and accuracy, this smartphone improves the way users work and play.


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As the ultra wide angle camera spans at 130 degrees, to capture more people during amazing photo moments. On the front part of the smartphone, is the mobile sports a 32 Mega Pixel camera for users who are used to clicking selfies and making video calls.

The main camera of the Asus ROG Phone 5 has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Asus ROG Phone 5 smartphone on the rear comes with a triple camera setup. There is a 64 MP primary camera, a 16 MP ultra wide angle camera, and an 8 MP telephoto sensor. The rear camera setup has various features like continuous shooting, panorama, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), and more.

The mobile phone comes manufactured with autofocus. This autofocus or optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually specified space or area. And the thing is that not all android device cameras come with autofocus.

Memory & Performance

When using the Asus ROG Phone 5, users do not need to toggle between applications, or surf the web. Although, the internal memory of Asus ROG Phone 5 (8 GB) cannot be expanded. The Asus ROG Phone 5 mobile is available in Nigeria with three storage variants – the 8GB of RAM + 128GB of internal storage, the 12GB of RAM + 256GB of internal storage, and the 16GB of RAM + 256GB of internal storage.

However, with such massive RAM and inbuilt storage capacity, users will be easily able to switch between different applications and store all their photos, music files, videos, games, and other document files without budding for storage space.

The all-new performance manager in Armory Crate of the Asus ROG Phone 5 now packs the renowned X Mode, with multiple system profiles to give users an even more performance settings and performance tuning tools, so they can instantly adapt ROG Phone 5 to the task at hand all the time.

Now With a stunning 35% 2 increase in rendering performance, even the most demanding 3D games run smoothly with maxed-out settings on this smartphone.

The massively upgraded AirTrigger 5 control system now gives users three distinct ways to interact with your ROG Phone 5 — a unique feature that’s never been seen on a smartphone before. ROG Phone 5 gives users a control experience that’s even beyond console-level gaming!


This mobile device features and support GSM, HSPA, and LTE technology. Asus ROG Phone 5 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth’s surface.

There are various connectivity options on the Asus ROG Phone 5 that include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, GPS with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, GNSS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB Type-C 3.1 (side), USB Type-C 2.0 (bottom), and 5G supported by device.

Asus ROG Phone 5 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content.

Battery Life

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The Battery capacity of the Asus ROG Phone 5 is next to none, as the monster 6000 mAh1 battery inside the Asus ROG Phone 5 now comes with a 65-watt HyperCharge adapter, so users can get a day’s use from just a short charge. The battery is separated into two with a PCB in the center, a design that keeps hotspots away from the grip area for more comfortable gaming.

The Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No charge flag is needed and charging can be done at random.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Price in Nigeria

This device is available and on sale for the price of $643 which is about (NGN) 141,540. And it can be purchased at any e-commerce platform close to you.

Asus ROG Phone 5 Specifications


  • Dimensions : 172.8 x 77.3 x 10.3 mm
  • Weight : 238 g
  • Sim : Dual SIM Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
  • Build : Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back (Gorilla Glass 3), aluminum


  • Display Type : AMOLED, 1B colors, 144Hz, HDR10+, 800 nits
  • Screen Resolution : 1080 x 2448 pixels (~395 ppi density)
  • Size : 6.78 inches, 109.5 cm2 (~82.0% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Protection : Corning Gorilla Glass

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  • Operating System : Android 11, ROG UI
  • SoC : Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 (5 nm)
  • GPU : Adreno 660
  • CPU : Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680)


  • Card Slot : nil
  • Internal Storage : 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 256GB 16GB RAM

Main Camera

  • Triple : 64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.73″, 0.8µm
  • Ultra Wide : 13 MP, f/2.4, 11mm, 125˚
  • Cam Features : LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Cam Videos : 8K@30fps, 4K@30/60/120fps, 1080p

Selfie Camera

  • Single : 24 MP, f/2.5, 27mm (wide), 0.9µm
  • Single Cam Features : Panorama, HDR
  • Videos : 1080p@30fps


  • Wlan : Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, dual band,wifi direct, hotspot
  • GPS : with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, GNSS
  • Bluetooth : 5.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive
  • USB : USB Type-C 3.1 (side), USB Type-C 2.0 (bottom), accessory connector

Other Features

  • Sensors : Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Colors : Phantom Black, Storm White
  • Sound Audio Jack mm : Available
  • LoudSpeaker : with DTS:X stereo speakers with 2 dedicated amplifiers


  • Battery Type : Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable
  • Charging : Fast charging 65W, 70% in 30 min, 100%

Chinedu Okeke

Chinedu is the founder of Nigerian Tech. He is a tech enthusiast who has the passion for emerging trends in the tech industry. He is also a professional web content developer.

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  1. Pius says:

    How much does cost to get the ROG 5 Asus phone? Kindly give me a quick reply

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