The ROG Phone 2 is OVERKILL ๐Ÿ˜ณ

  • Published on Jul 22, 2019
  • The ROG Phone 2 brings so much power it hurts. This is our hands on.
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  • David Imel
    David Imel Month ago +325

    Hello! Got to spend a few hours with this phone. Any questions please drop them here!

    • Surviving an Engineering Major
      Surviving an Engineering Major Day ago

      8gb of ram not 12gb

    • Steven K Lee
      Steven K Lee Day ago

      Do you know if the Asus rog phone 2 will get the latest Android update?

    • Ryo Cityhunter
      Ryo Cityhunter 6 days ago

      How is the AMOLED quality as compared to Black Shark 2? I feel the Black Shark 2 colour production is almost unreal.

    • Eli Teli
      Eli Teli 8 days ago

      I was going to ask if there's any advantage to the Desktop dock over the Pro dock (other than more ports), but I already found the answer myself. If anyone wants to know:
      They both output 4K. Pro outputs 30hz, Desktop outputs 60hz.
      Desktop dock is used for dual-screen experience (like the second screen), while the Pro dock is more like direct mirroring (same screen).

    • Marcus duer
      Marcus duer 9 days ago

      How do i download Apps?

  • Jerry Jordan
    Jerry Jordan Day ago

    Whoever edit THIS video please tell me how can I get my hands on the track in the video? I'm really hoping someone can help me out with this!! I'm a very talented artist and I will absolutely murder this track!!๐Ÿ’ช

  • Val Halla
    Val Halla Day ago +1

    This phone is not overkill, this phone is IDEAL๐Ÿคฉ

  • Gary Gregorio
    Gary Gregorio 2 days ago +1

    Its future proof. I am loving the specs. And there's a jack!!!!

  • Eddy
    Eddy 3 days ago

    So this is basically a gaming pc but smaller

  • Jean-Pierre Richardson

    AA: "They've updated the accessories for the new ROG phone"
    ME: " Which body part would I have to sell now??"

  • Dimitris Nisos
    Dimitris Nisos 4 days ago

    hello does the phone has always on display like Samsung or Pixel?Thank you

  • Kars Van der heijden

    Overkill? There is an ultimate edition with double the storage the normal version has! Even thats not overkill

  • Mihai Petre
    Mihai Petre 5 days ago

    No compromise, that's what we want and that's what Asus did

  • Hmongler
    Hmongler 5 days ago

    7 inch screen would be nice

  • s8252148
    s8252148 6 days ago

    ROG is king of the world

  • Nyuha
    Nyuha 6 days ago

    Disable animations in dev options and this thing will be snappy!

  • dragon ball z fan
    dragon ball z fan 7 days ago

    This is the phone I want this year

    DAXX HEX 7 days ago

    far out ๐ŸŽฎ๐Ÿ•น๐ŸŽฐ๐ŸŽฒ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ”โ›ฐ๐Ÿ—ป๐ŸŒ‹

    JYOTIRMOY SAHA 8 days ago

    what's the background music?

  • Luis Sanchez
    Luis Sanchez 8 days ago

    The excitement I have for this phone is what used to have for the Samsung note series but the note 10 this year no headphone jack less pixels then my Samsung note 9 no iris scanner.Samsung always gave you the best of everything that was available at the time the phone is released so thereโ€™s no high refresh rate and of course my other complaints and for the price theyโ€™re asking for no way and especially looking at everything you get on this phone is really phenomenal and because you can also pick that almost stock android option on the phone is awesome so yeah Iโ€™ll definitely be purchasing this one no doubt.

  • Paul Kay
    Paul Kay 8 days ago

    no removable battery, not interested

  • KAT
    KAT 8 days ago +2

    Im gonna buy it to play candy crush saga ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘ and so will you ๐Ÿ˜‚ dont deny.

  • aragorn767
    aragorn767 8 days ago

    But what games are actually worth playing on Android?

  • Super Saiyan
    Super Saiyan 9 days ago

    Can it run crysis?

  • Marcus duer
    Marcus duer 9 days ago

    How do i Call my friends and Can it download Apps?

  • Psycho Facts
    Psycho Facts 10 days ago

    Fkn Oneplus ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚

  • Joey Castellon
    Joey Castellon 10 days ago

    I don't game any demanding stuff but I would definitely want this phone for it's performance and endurance.

  • this guy
    this guy 10 days ago

    3:55 - Keep on tapping. Feels so gooood โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜

  • Anthony McCue
    Anthony McCue 12 days ago

    I So Want one.

  • James Wood
    James Wood 12 days ago

    Where can you buy the Rog phone 2 in the United States?

  • Michael Hall
    Michael Hall 12 days ago

    This phone IS overkill.

  • N8 Nation - Pubg Mobile

    Does the phone have Hmdi output

  • Kurz Whale
    Kurz Whale 12 days ago

    I would totally buy this so o can play my games faster and better cuz when it an ordinary phone ITS SLOW

  • Misfit pants
    Misfit pants 13 days ago

    Today phones cannot handle heavy intensive games for longer periods due to insignificant heat dissipation within the system. A high performing phone will bring in more heat than it can actually dissipates due to the structural size of the phones cooling system. Which will limit the graphical development of a mobile game but in actuality no matter how powerful a phone is. If it isn't big enough to properly dissipate heat than the hardware of the phone will likely burnout, If safety measures isn't implemented to reduce the performance of the system, that can reduce the amount of accumulated heat. Fortunately the phone has safety features which will prevent system failure and its a safety mechanism known as "throttling." The innovation of making gaming phones cooling system more efficient and powerful in a very compact space will give developers the room to push higher levels of graphical details on mobile games. Its the same reason why games on the Nintendo switch undoubtedly look better than it do on mobile.

  • TankNSpank
    TankNSpank 14 days ago

    Uh Hun you are going to make another video about this phone. Bullshit. That is a reason why I don't sub to you. Looking at previous ROG phone yea only one video.

  • DraGonGODAsura Mobile
    DraGonGODAsura Mobile 15 days ago

    Where can u buy it

  • Milton Monnin
    Milton Monnin 15 days ago

    No expandable SD card slot changes everything for me , i need that feature for security reason and would need it for photos and videos for work as well , with such a great camera ..I would have bought 2 of them loaded down 512 gb memory ! LOVE IT BUT I can't get it because of this simple fact ! To bad so sad

  • Milton Monnin
    Milton Monnin 15 days ago

    No expandable SD card slot changes everything for me , i need that feature for security reason and would need it for photos and videos for work as well , with such a great camera ..I would have bought 2 of them loaded down 512 gb memory ! LOVE IT BUT I can't get it because of this simple fact ! To bad so sad

  • Milton Monnin
    Milton Monnin 15 days ago

    No expandable SD card slot changes everything for me , i need that feature for security reason and would need it for photos and videos for work as well , with such a great camera ..I would have bought 2 of them loaded down 512 gb memory ! LOVE IT BUT I can't get it because of this simple fact ! To bad so sad

  • Aditya Raghav
    Aditya Raghav 15 days ago

    Ohhhh for fucks sake, enough with the headphone jack. It's going out of all future phones. Get a cable or git facked.

  • Aditya Raghav
    Aditya Raghav 15 days ago

    Why does this guy look like he's being forced to give out these reviews?

  • Hadzrin Heiqal
    Hadzrin Heiqal 16 days ago

    Its is waterproff ? ๐Ÿ˜‚

  • Abdulrahman Alzahrani
    Abdulrahman Alzahrani 16 days ago

    Are you an idiot sir? Don't you dare to say anything in criticism of the greatest phone of all time!!!
    It can't be an overkill!!

  • Digong DU30
    Digong DU30 16 days ago +2

    If this was Apple, you would be "take my money, cause I'm isheep!"
    Shut up fool, this phone is incredible!

  • chris protacio
    chris protacio 16 days ago

    This one support ota updates?

  • Dennis Berg
    Dennis Berg 17 days ago +1

    I was going to get a note 10 plus until i heard about this, amazing device

  • Daniel Sturby
    Daniel Sturby 18 days ago

    Well this phone be offered on CDMA 5G networks like Verizon?

    • Michael Horgan
      Michael Horgan 5 days ago

      Maybe not 5G but the US version has the right bands for Verizon. It would need to be activated as a "CDMA less" device as it does not support CDMA. This would likely require a call to Verizon tech support to enable that in your account. Verizon MVNO's may or may not have this feature.

  • eloforever
    eloforever 18 days ago

    The Asus ROG phone 2 is a gamers dream device. I'm sure Asus's approach to the ROG phone 2, is that it's a portable gaming device that just happens to have phone capability and can take pictures. At the $900 range it's a better bargain than the upcoming iPhone 11 and the now current Note 10 Plus, both of which are a couple of hundred dollars more than the ROG phone 2. I will be one of those ordering the ROG phone 2 on day one here in the U.S.

  • hannan gadda
    hannan gadda 18 days ago

    It's going to be around 550 dollars

  • Luis Sanchez
    Luis Sanchez 19 days ago

    Absolutely will use it as my regular phone since the note 10+ got rid of the headphone jack and for some reason they didnโ€™t pull out all the stops like you normally do Samsung the refresh rate only had you know everything that was available at the time so thatโ€™s why am looking at this one itโ€™s loaded I mean absolutely loaded

  • satch422
    satch422 20 days ago

    If I had a income I'd already have it preordered

  • GrayWolfShaman
    GrayWolfShaman 20 days ago

    Can't wait for this phone. Definitely on my short list. Accessories are a definite plus. Looking forward to your upcoming review - thanks!

  • alden bernabe
    alden bernabe 20 days ago

    When is this gonna be released in the US?

  • pr0jectSkyneT
    pr0jectSkyneT 21 day ago

    Does it have good DAC(s)? What brand is/are the DAC(s) (ESS, Burr Brown, Wolfson)?

    • Shaiyan Hossain
      Shaiyan Hossain 21 day ago +1

      its not going to be as good as LG's Wolfsson Dac built in
      but at least it has a jack
      and mobile add on dacs are always a valid move

  • coconut1984 coconut
    coconut1984 coconut 22 days ago +1

    It's not just another slab of glass.

  • Jason Brown
    Jason Brown 22 days ago +1

    This is a much better review than I'm used to from you. Good job and keep it up! Is it too big and how is the actual battery life doing? I wish there was a smaller version.

  • Shikhar Sinha
    Shikhar Sinha 23 days ago

    If this comes in $900,
    In your face APPLE!!!

  • Idtelos
    Idtelos 23 days ago

    I was looking to see if I get the Note 10 plus, but I may just go with this.

      TRIPBALLS 21 day ago

      I'm in Australia and they ship with the crappy exynos 9825 so I'm glad I cancelled my preorder. Certainly going with this when it's released

  • CooL nJ
    CooL nJ 23 days ago

    I want one and pLay subway surfer aLL night!

  • Darkstar 20
    Darkstar 20 23 days ago

    When is this going on sale in the us?

  • Jesper Persson
    Jesper Persson 23 days ago

    Isnt the resolution lower than the other flagship phones?

      TRIPBALLS 21 day ago

      It's fine. The Note 10 Plus comes shipped with this resolution but has the option to increase it. The performance will tank big time though

  • gondokist
    gondokist 24 days ago +1

    Ok here's the summary:
    ROG 2 : for boys
    Ifones: for girls

  • Herbert Brown
    Herbert Brown 25 days ago

    I am getting it$$$$

  • Harjit Singh
    Harjit Singh 26 days ago

    Its not just a phone, its a gadgets' package.. with space age designer's look