Asus Rog Phone 6D Price: The price of the Asus Rog Phone 6D is about $839 for the model with 12GB RAM and 256GB of storage. This new gaming device is an alternative Asus gaming phone for users who prefer a cheaper, powerful, efficient Rog Phone powered by a MediaTek chipset (details of how to buy the phone are in a table at the end of the article).
But aside from the Asus Rog Phone 6D price, this gaming phone also has some really impressive specifications. So, in this post, along with the price of the Rog Phone 6D, I’ll also be talking about the Asus Rog Phone 6D specifications, its release date, and how you can buy this phone.
Asus Rog Phone 6D
The Asus Rog Phone 6D is a premium gaming smartphone from Asus that was launched alongside the Rog Phone 6D Ultimate. It’s another version of the Asus Rog Phone 6 but features a new MediaTek Dimensity chipset (not Qualcomm Snapdragon) and maintains the same battery and similar design as the Rog Phone 6.
To know more about the Rog Phone 6D, allow me to break down the specifications of the device starting with the chipset, CPU, and GPU.
Chipset, CPU, and GPU
The Asus Rog Phone 6D features the MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ chipset. This 5G chipset is built on TSMC’s 4nm process technology. This chipset/SoC has an Octa-core CPU with a maximum speed clocked at 3.35GHz. It has one high-performance Cortex-X2 core with a speed clocked at 3.35GHz, three big-efficiency Cortex-A710 cores with a speed clocked at 3.20GHz, and four small-efficiency Cortex-A510 cores with a speed clocked at 1.80GHz.
The CPU cores are paired with the Arm Mali-G710 MC10 GPU. This chipset is fast and also power efficient because it has fast CPU cores and a small fabrication process. Other exciting features of this chipset are that it has support for LPDDR5X RAM tech, UFS 3.1 storage, Bluetooth 5.2, and can record videos in 8K resolution. The peak download and upload speeds of this chipset are 9Gbps and 4.5Gbps respectively.
Asus Rog Phone 6D features a triple rear camera and a single front camera. On the rear, it has a 50MP primary camera with 1.0µm pixels, f/1.9 aperture, PDAF, 24mm focal length, and PDAF features. This primary camera is supported by an 8MP ultra-wide lens, a 5MP macro lens, and a 12MP front-facing camera.
The 50MP primary camera of the Rog Phone 6D is the Sony IMX766 sensor and can record steady videos in 8K resolution @24fps while the front camera can record steady videos in 1080p resolution @30fps. Available camera features for photography and videography are LED flash, HDR, panorama, gyro-EIS, HDR10+, etc.
Display, Design, and Durability
The display of the Asus Rog Phone 6D is a 6.78-inches 1080p AMOLED panel with support for a 165Hz refresh rate. The display is flat, has a 1080 x 2448px resolution, and is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. The display has support for HDR10+ and its peak brightness is up to 1200 nits. The front screen is flat and the bezels and chins are relatively big (82.2% screen-to-body ratio) but the back panel is slightly curved.
Rog Phone 6D is made of a Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus), glass back (Gorilla Glass 3), and aluminum frame. It is IPX4 water resistant, supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by, Illuminated RGB logo (on the back), and Pressure sensitive zones (Gaming triggers).
The Rog Phone 6D has its volume rocker and power button on the right side of the frame of the phone. It has a microphone, stereo speaker grill (2 amplifiers), and two USB Type-C charging ports. One of the USB type-C ports is located on the bottom frame while the other is at the side. It has support for a 3.5mm headphone jack and its audio quality is 24-bit/192kHz audio.
RAM, Storage, and Battery
The Asus Rog Phone 6D comes in two RAM and storage configurations. It has 12GB of RAM + 256GB and 16GB of RAM + 256GB of internal storage. There is no space in the phone to insert a microSD card but the phone supports NTFS support for external storage.
Powering the Asus Rog Phone 6D is a 6,000mAh non-removable battery with support for a 65W wired fast charge. You can charge the battery of this phone from 0 to 100% in less than 45 minutes. Other charging features are Reverse charging 10W, Power Delivery 3.0, and Quick Charge 5.
Software and Sensors
The Asus Rog Phone 6D boots Android 12 out of the box. This phone will get at least three years of major software updates and four years of monthly security patches. You can download and install apps from the Google Play Store on this phone and even download major updates over OTA.
Asus Rog Phone 6D has an optical under-display fingerprint scanner. It also has support for Face Unlock and has support for Google Assistant. Other features are an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, NFC, GPS, Wi-Fi Direct, NavIC, Bluetooth 5.3, etc.
Asus Rog Phone 6D Specifications
|6.78-inches, AMOLED, 165Hz
|Dimensity 9000+ 5G
|50MP + 13MP + 5MP
|2G, 3G, 4G & 5G
Asus Rog Phone 6D Price
Asus Rog Phone 6D Price is about $839 the model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The model with 16GB RAM + 256GB of storage is sold for about $949 It has support for NTFS support for external storage and Its color option is Space Gray.
The Asus ROG Phone 6D price in Canada starts at about C$1149 for the 12GB RAM and 256GB of storage option. If you live in Canada and wish to buy this smartphone, you can use the details in the table below to make a purchase.
|Asus ROG Phone 6D
|Buy on Giztop
Asus Rog Phone 6D Release Date
The Asus Rog Phone 6D is expected to be released Globally in September 2022. Pre-orders will start immediately after its launch and the phone is expected to begin shipping by the first week of October. You can use the details in the table above to buy the device. What do you think about the Asus Rog Phone 6D price? Let us know via the comment section below.