The Asus ROG Telephone 5 is again at TENAA… type of. That is the I005DB, whereas the unit seen within the earlier leak was the I005DA as a substitute. The B mannequin has a noticeably completely different again from the A mannequin, the LED-backlit Republic of Players brand is gone and different ornamental parts are barely completely different (try the side-by-side comparability under).
A more in-depth look in the back of the A mannequin reveals a small Tencent Video games brand. For the final couple of years now Asus has put out a Tencent-subsidized model of its gaming cellphone and the upcoming mannequin isn’t any completely different.
This then signifies that the B mannequin is the mass market model that we are going to see globally. Discover the little triangle beneath the digicam on this model. This matches with the unit seen dealt with on video, which had a small secondary show on its again.
Judging by the positioning of the Tencent Video games brand and different decals, that model might skip this secondary show (that is sensible, it’s usually the cheaper cellphone). This show is extra simply seen in these hands-on images.
That apart, the specs ought to be equivalent – from the Snapdragon 888 chipset with 16 GB of RAM, via the 6,00zero mAh battery with 65W charging to the 6.78” AMOLED show with 144 Hz refresh price.