The ASUS ROG Phone has one of the craziest retail boxes I’ve seen

While I’ve seen this phone multiple times over the year, I never got to see the final retail unit nor did I get to see the final retail box. And boy was I not prepared for it. I mean, I’ve seen some fancy boxes before — the original Mi MIX comes to mind — but the thing I loved about the ROG Phone one was just how much it oozed “gaming”, yet managed to not be incredibly garish at the same time.

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ASUS ROG Phone with official Malaysia warranty is now available for pre-order

ROG Phone Malaysia set pre-order

UPDATE: DirectD has clarified that the base model comes with 128GB, not 256GB storage as indicated earlier.

Asus Malaysia is launching the ROG Phone in Malaysia very soon. To secure your unit with official local warranty early, retailer DirectD is now accepting pre-orders for the gaming device which will come in either 128GB or 512GB of storage.

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ASUS ROG Phone: Gaming phone, not phone with gaming stickers

When you think “gaming phone”, you think of devices like the Razer Phone or the Xiaomi Black Shark, both of which have a pretty reasonable “gaming” identity about them. But now, after ASUS’ big ROG launch, there should only be one phone you think of when you think “gaming phone”.

That phone is the ASUS ROG Phone and it is absolutely bonkers.

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