Asus ROG Telephone 6 Professional powered by a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC was launched in July this yr alongside the Asus ROG Telephone 6. The gaming-focused smartphone was just lately put via a sturdiness take a look at by the YouTube channel JerryRigEverything, to establish its skill to resist put on and tear. The sturdiness take a look at included testing the scratch resistance of the show and physique, and the display screen’s skill to outlive beneath direct warmth. Identical to its predecessor, the Asus ROG Telephone 5, the ROG Telephone 6 Professional didn’t survive the bend take a look at and snapped in half.
Zack Nelson, host of the favored YouTube channel JerryRigEverything, put the Asus ROG Phone 6 Pro via a collection of sturdiness exams. The testing includes assessing the scratch resistance of the show, digital camera and physique, its structural rigidity, and the display screen’s sturdiness beneath the flame. The video begins with a scratch take a look at. The Asus ROG Telephone 6 Professional has Corning Gorilla Glass Victus safety and the rear digital camera island can also be include a glass overlaying, however that didn’t appear to be sufficient to withstand scratches at stage six on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness. The telephone began choosing up deeper grooves at stage seven. That is just like final yr’s Asus ROG Phone 5. Nelson discovers that the edges of the Asus ROG Telephone 6 Professional are made up of anodised aluminium with detachable buttons.
Within the burn take a look at, Nelson holds the flame of a lighter to the Asus telephone’s Samsung AMOLED show that options Corning Gorilla Glass safety. The 6.78-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,448 pixels) show with 165Hz refresh fee panel lasts for about 30 seconds beneath the flame earlier than the realm turns black and retains a everlasting mark. Scratches on the realm over the in-display fingerprint reader didn’t harm the fingerprint scanner and it was capable of choose up Nelson’s fingerprint each time.
Within the ultimate spherical, the Asus ROG Telephone 6 Professional was subjected to a bend take a look at, the place its structural points had been highlighted. Each the body and glass again of the handset weren’t robust sufficient to cross the bend take a look at and the gadget snapped in half when it was bent from the center. The entrance glass does not get any surface-level cracks, though the telephone was proven to grow to be unresponsive. The Asus ROG Telephone 5 additionally did not survive pressure utilized when Nelson tried to bend the display screen. It snapped in half and have become unresponsive the second it broke from a degree under the digital camera module.
The Asus ROG Telephone 6 Professional was launched in India in July with a price ticket of Rs. 89,999 for the lone 18GB RAM + 512GB storage variant. The gaming smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, paired with as much as 18GB of RAM. It sports activities a 6.78-inch full-HD+ Samsung AMOLED show with 165Hz refresh fee, HDR10+ help and unique ROG tuning know-how. It contains a 6,000mAh battery and sports activities a triple rear digital camera setup led by a 50-megapixel Sony IMX766 major sensor.