Asus ROG Phone 3 ZS661KS Strix Edition Dual Sim 12GB RAM 128GB 5G (Black) 865 - Phonexus Canada

Asus ROG Phone 3 ZS661KS Strix Edition Dual Sim 12GB RAM 128GB 5G (Black) 865

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ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition
GAME CHANGER

The ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition uses the flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform with advanced 5G mobile communications capabilities. Built for dedicated gamers, it has an amazing new 144 Hz / 1 ms display that leaves the competition standing. Alongside slick features like AirTrigger 3, you’ll find a monster 6000 mAh battery, a unique side-charging design, dual front-facing stereo speakers, and a full range of modular accessories. ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition is everything you’ve always wanted for mobile gaming!

PERFORMANCE
Play to Win

Powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Mobile Platform, the latest LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 ROM, ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition delivers effortless overall performance for a super-smooth gaming experience.
 
SDM865
Flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform
 
2.84GHz
CPU clock
 
GAMECOOL 3
Play Cool

The GameCool 3 cooling system in ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition uses an advanced 3D vapor chamber and a large heat sink that are precisely located to eliminate hotspots. The cooling system is incredibly effective at removing heat during full-speed operation via its specially designed vents. This comprehensive cooling system allows ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition to easily sustain peak performance during heavy gaming sessions, eliminating throttling to give you an expert edge against the competition.

Up to 14% increased thermal efficiency
6X larger heat sink

AeroActive Cooler 3
Vents on back cover
Enlarged heat sink
Aluminum frame
Redesigned 3D vapor chamber
Large graphite film
 
The AeroActive Cooler 3 clip-on external cooling fan delivers increased airflow to hotspots on the casing, particularly the area around the CPU and 5G chip. It can lower the surface temperature by up to 4°C, but it’s still incredibly compact and connects easily to the side-mounted port.
The state-of-the-art thermal design of ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition ensures that you can always maintain full speed, no matter how long you play.
Up to 4°C lower surface temperature
40% higher rpm
 
DISPLAY
Play Accurate

ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition is equipped with a stunning 144 Hz / 1 ms AMOLED display. Combined with an industry-leading 270 Hz touch-sampling rate, which dramatically decreases the touch latency to 25 ms, this display takes the gaming experience to the next level. To ensure that visuals on ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition look just like the developer intended, each display is carefully color-calibrated color to ensure a Delta-E value of less than 1, and there’s support for HDR10+ content. The display is also TÜV Rheinland-certified, so it’s easy on your eyes.

6.59” AMOLED display
144Hz refresh rate
270Hz touch-sampling rate
25ms touch latency
Delta-E < 1 color accuracy
 
X MODE
Play Your Way

To fully unleash the absolute power of ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition, the unique X Mode takes expert care of system-wide performance. X Mode lets you adjust and customize many system parameters to optimize the performance of your ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition, and tailor it for every application and gaming scenario.
 
BATTERY
Play Nonstop

You can rely on the monster 6000 mAh battery in ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition to keep you going, even in the longest battles. There are multiple passive power-saving mechanisms — including multiple custom battery modes and an exclusive hibernate function — that significantly prolong the time between charges and also increase battery lifespan.

6000mAh high-capacity battery
Custom battery mode support
Power-saving technology
 
GAMEFX
Play It Loud

The new GameFX audio system on ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition is tuned in collaboration with audio optimization specialist Dirac, featuring dual front-facing stereo speakers that deliver powerful and immersive audio for your games. There’s also an all-new Game Mode that lets you pinpoint the location of players using a unique audio algorithm. Bigger speakers, more magnets and improved driver excursion amplify the volume so you can hear every movement to give you the gaming edge.
dual front-facing stereo speakers. 
 
AIRTRIGGER 3
Play It Real

The AirTrigger 3 system introduces a brand-new way to interact with your ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition, using motion sensor that allows you to control the action by simply tilting the phone for totally intuitive gaming. The ultrasonic touch sensors — located on the long edges of ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition — can be assigned to any in-game action for a console-like experience. The touch sensors now support more gestures, including slide, swipe and inner / outer button detection.
AirTrigger 3 controls
Accelerometer-powered motion sensor
Ultrasonic touch sensors
 
BUILT FOR GAMERS
Play in Style

The ROG design and development team consists of real gamers who understand the key features that gamers need. They’ve used their in-depth expertise to create the ultimate gaming phone for serious mobile gamers.
ROG Connect
Game Genie
Unparalleled Connectivity
Side-Mounted Port
Quad-Microphone System
Aura RGB
With the built-in community features in ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition, it’s never been easier for you to keep in touch with your squad, or wow the crowd with your uploaded genius gameplays.
ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition includes the most advanced version of our gaming enhancement app. This now includes a floating window to let you check your tactics without leaving the game, and comprehensive macro support to help automate some in-game processes such as grinding and looting. There’s also a hugely improved screen recording to let you capture every memorable moment — even if it’s already happened, thanks to the new automatic recording buffer!
ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition’s unique side-ported design is designed specifically to keep cables out of the way of your gameplay, so it never compromises your technique: you can charge it even while you’re gaming or live-streaming.
To ensure the best possible in-game voice communications, ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition is equipped with a noise-canceling quad-mic array, which optimizes speech quality and also filters out background noise to deliver crystal-clear vocals for easy team wins.
ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition features Aura RGB lighting, with a glowing ROG logo on the back of the device that supports a variety of colors and lighting schemes, so it’s easy to match your mood and style.
 
TRIPLE CAMERAS
Play in Focus

The triple-camera system on ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition is designed to produce superb-quality photos in any setting. It features a flagship Sony® IMX686 64 MP main wide-angle camera, an ultrawide 13 MP second camera, and a macro camera. Enhanced software features include a Pro Video Mode as well as Free Zoom, Wind Filter and Acoustic Focus functions to make your video quality stand out. There’s also a 24 MP front camera for high-quality group selfies and live-streaming videos.
Sony® IMX686 flagship sensor
Industry-leading 64MP
wide-angle camera
New Pro Video Mode
 
PARTNERS
Play Together

ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition is proudly partnering with Stadia and Unity to establish a truly integrated gaming ecosystem. Together, we aim to build a more complete mobile gaming experience for today’s gamers by providing your favorite gaming content on the go.

Light Up!
The new Lighting Armor Case not only protects your phone from scratches and bumps, but it also supports Aura lighting for an out-of-this-world visual experience. A specially customized theme will be loaded when you install the Lighting Armor Case on ROG Phone 3 Strix Edition.

Specifications
DISPLAY Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1B colors
Size 6.59 inches, 106.6 cm2 (~79.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~391 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 6
HDR10+ 144Hz refresh rate 650 nits max. brightness (advertised)
PLATFORM OS Android 10, ROG UI
Chipset Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
CPU Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
GPU Adreno 650
MEMORY Card slot No
Internal 128GB 8GB RAM, 128GB 12GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM
UFS 3.1
MAIN CAMERA Triple 64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72", 0.8µm, PDAF 13 MP, f/2.4, 125˚, 11mm (ultrawide) 5 MP, f/2.0, (macro)
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 8K@30fps, 4K@30/60/120fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@480fps; gyro-EIS
SELFIE CAMERA Single 24 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide), 0.9µm
Features Panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
SOUND Loudspeaker Yes, with DTS:X stereo speakers (2 dedicated amplifiers)
3.5mm jack No
24-bit/192kHz audio
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD, aptX Adaptive
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, GNSS
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB Two (side 3.1, bottom 2.0) Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; accessory connector
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Po 6000 mAh battery
Charging Fast charging 30W Power Delivery 3.0 Quick Charge 4.0, 3.0 Reverse charging 10W