The phone will most likely be available exclusively through Flipkart, thanks to the Asus-Flipkart partnership announced earlier this year. There’s no word on pricing, but we can speculate.
The Asus Zenfone 5z is INR 25,000 in India and €400 in Italy (note: both prices feature discounts). The ROG Phone is €900 in Italy. So, somewhere above INR 50,000 seems like a solid guess (that’s Galaxy S9 money).
That may be overly optimistic, however, €900 is INR 73,000. Plus, you shouldn’t forget about the accessories, those offer hardware controls for gaming (including a second screen) or create a desktop experience with plenty of ports. These are pretty cool, though not cheap.
RGB-Curry! I'm kidding. Although it looks like the QSD 8150 may be one decent upgrade, a valid reason to skip the ASUS RoG Phone and skip to the RoG Phone 2. It's a generational leap, which we haven't had one since going from the Exynos 5433 (20...