On the official ROG page on the Chinese social network Weibo The following information has appeared – under the hood of Asus ROG Phone 8 there will be Snapdragon 8 Gen 3.
There is no information about the announcement date, but such teasers hint at the end of 2023. But sales may start as early as 2024. As reported by the publication gadgets360Asus ROG Phone 7 devices were released only in April of this year.
Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 will offer 30% better performance compared to SD 8 Gen 2, making gaming even more console-like. Energy efficiency will also increase by 20%, which is what the Google Pixel 8 lacks.
If insiders and early Geekbench results are to be believed, the ROG Phone 8 will come pre-installed with Android 14. The Play Market will probably not be the only market by then due to EU laws that will begin in March 2024.
What’s the price?
Asus ROG Phone 7 8+256 GB costs from 66,500 to 75,052 rubles. This means prices for the Phone 8 could be even higher.