Asus ROG Phone 3 has a secret 160Hz refresh fee that may be unlocked utilizing the Android Debug Bridge (ADB) command-line software. Launched in India final week, the flagship gaming telephone comes with a refresh fee of 144Hz on paper. The Taiwanese tech large has additionally confirmed the existence of the superior refresh fee possibility, which it says is just meant for inside testing and never for end-users. The telephone’s show, nevertheless, has not been calibrated to swimsuit a refresh fee of 160Hz.
XDA Developers found the hidden 160Hz refresh possibility, sharing steps on the way to unlock it. It says that the mode can solely be activated by utilizing the ADB PC app. Once there, the consumer must you run a command from a immediate or terminal window, “adb shell setprop debug.vendor.asus.fps.eng 1.” Following this, when the telephone is rebooted, the 160Hz refresh fee possibility ought to begin showing within the show settings.
The report additionally highlighted that this mode is unfinished, and the show hasn’t been calibrated to swimsuit. It basically implies that you need to use the show at 160Hz however you could not get the smoothness you want to obtain.
Asus confirmed the event, and told Engadget, “The 160Hz refresh rate is only for our internal testing and ASUS has not made this part of the official specifications of the device.” The telephone might be out there for buy from August 6 in India.
Asus ROG Phone 3 Specifications
The Asus ROG Phone 3 sports activities a 6.59-inch full-HD+ AMOLED show with 1,080×2,340 pixels decision, 19.5:9 side ratio, 144Hz refresh fee, and HDR10+ help. The show is protected by a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 6, and it has a TUV Low Blue Light resolution to guard the eyes. The telephone has an in-display fingerprint sensor, and ultrasonic sensors for the AirTrigger 3 and grip press options. The telephone runs on Android 10 with ROG UI on prime.
The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ cellular platform, and is coupled with Adreno 650 GPU, as much as 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and as much as 256GB of onboard UFS 3.1 storage. The ROG Phone 3 has three rear cameras which embody a 64-megapixel main sensor, a 13-megapixel sensor with ultra-wide-angle lens, and a third 5-megapixel macro digital camera. Customers get a 24-megapixel selfie digital camera. Further, the telephone options two audio system powered by ROG GameFX and Dirac HD Sound applied sciences. It homes a 6,000mAh battery with 30W quick charging help.