Asus ROG phone 2 was recently launched in India. The key features on the Asus ROG Phone 2include Snapdragon 855+ SoC, paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 512GB UFS 3.0 of internal storage. It also comes with upgraded ultrasonic Air Triggers 2 for gaming, stereo speakers with DTS: X Ultra support and an in-display fingerprint sensor. On the competition front in India, Asus ROG Phone 2 is up against Oppo Reno 2. Therefore, News Nation brings to you the comparison between Asus ROG Phone 2 and Oppo Reno 2 on the basis of specifications, features and price.
Asus ROG Phone 2
Asus ROG Phone 2 features a 6.59-inch full-HD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels) AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time and 10-bit HDR support.
The phone supports dual-SIM (Nano) technology and it runs ROG UI based on Android Pie. The gaming-centric phone of Asus is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC, paired with 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.0 of internal storage.
On the imaging front, Asus ROG Phone 2 comes equipped with a 48 MP Sony IMX 586 sensor which uses a quad-bayer technology and f/1.79 aperture. The primary camera is accompanied by a 13-megapixel wide-angle camera with a 125-degrees field of view. For selfies, there is a 24-megapixel shooter.
Asus ROG Phone 2 packs a 6,000mAh battery that supports Quick Charge 4.0 fast charging standard. It also features an in-display fingerprint sensor for authentication.
Asus' new offering sports dual front-facing stereo speakers with DTS: X Ultra support and features Air Trigger 2, the upgraded version of the Asus ROG Phone's ultrasonic shoulder buttons for a console controller-like gaming experience.
The price for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant of Asus ROG Phone 2 has been set at Rs 37,999. Whereas, the higher-end 12GB + 512GB variant of the Asus ROG Phone 2 carries a price tag of Rs 59,999.
Oppo Reno 2
Oppo Reno 2 features a 6.55-inch full-HD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) Dynamic AMOLED display with a screen-to-body ratio of 93.1 percent and Gorilla Glass 6 protection. However, the rear panel is protected by a layer of Gorilla Glass 5.
The smartphone is powered by Snapdragon 730G paired with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 256GB of UFS 2.1 inbuilt storage.
Oppo Reno 2 runs Color OS 6.1 based on Android Pie. The smartphone also has a new visual design, gestures and Game Space for enhanced gaming experience.
Oppo Reno 2 comes equipped with quad camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor, assisted by a 13-megapixel telephoto lens, 8-megapixel wide-angle shooter and a dedicated 2-megapixel monochrome lens. On the front, there is a 16-megapixel camera for selfies.
The Oppo Reno 2 comes preloaded with Hyper Boost 2.0, Frame Boost and Touch Boost technologies to deliver a smooth user experience.
Besides, the phone packs a 4,000mAh battery that supports VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 tech. It also packs the G3 optical in-display fingerprint sensor.
Oppo Reno 2, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage, has been priced at Rs 36,990. Oppo Reno 2 is available in two colour options i.e. Ocean Blue and Luminous Black colour options.