The mannequin that is at the moment available in the US is the “Elite” version which options 512GB of inside storage and a Category 18 LTE modem able to theoretical obtain speeds of 1.2Gbps. Later this yr, ASUS plans to carry the “Ultimate” version ROG Phone II to the US as effectively. The top-of-the-line mannequin incorporates a quicker Cat 20 LTE modem and 1TB of storage. It additionally options matte end as a substitute of a shiny one. Both variants include Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 855+ processor, 12GB of RAM, a 6.59-inch, 120Hz AMOLED show and 6,000mAh battery.
One factor to notice about the ROG Phone II is that you will solely wish to purchase it for those who’re on AT&T, T-Mobile or an MVNO like MetroPCS and Cricket Wireless. Judging from the record of 3G and LTE Bands B&H posted, the phone would not help CDMA networks like Verizon (Engadget’s mum or dad firm), Sprint and US Cellular. We’ve reached out to ASUS to substantiate, and we’ll replace this text as soon as the firm responds.