The recently introduced gaming smartphones, Red Magic 6 Pro and ROG Phone 5. Both are the fastest Android smartphones in the AnTuTu version. Of course, both have qualified specifications. Here’s a comparison of the two smartphones.
Regarding the design, these two smartphones have a fairly thick design. ROD Phone 5 has a thickness of 10.3mm and weighs 238 grams. While the Red Magic 6 Pro has a thickness of 9.7 mm and weighs 220 grams. Yes, the Red Magic 6 Pro is slightly thinner than the ROG Phone 5.
On the front, the ROG Phone 5 is protected by Gorilla Glass Victus and Gorilla Glass 3 on the back. There is also an RGB light panel on the back. While the Red Magic 6 Pro is protected by Gorilla Glass on the front and back. No mention of the version.
Red Magic 6 Pro screen has a 6.8-inch AMOLED screen with 1 billion colors and Full Resolution HD +. It has a refresh rate of 165Hz. While the ROG Phone 5 has a 6.78-inch AMOLED screen with 1 billion colors and Full Resolution HD +. It has HDR 10+ support, 144Hz refresh rate, and 300Hz touch sampling rate.
Camera Red Magic 6 Pro VS ROG Phone 5
Although the camera is not the main thing in a gaming smartphone, these two smartphones have specifications that are qualified for a gaming smartphone. ROG Phone 5 has three cameras on the back. The three cameras consist of a 64MP main camera with a Sony Sensor IMX686, a 13MP ultra-wide camera, and a 5MP macro camera. While on the front there is a 24MP camera.
The Red Magic 6 Pro has three cameras on the back, namely a 64MP main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide camera, and a 2MP macro camera. While the selfie camera on the front has an 8MP resolution.
ROG Phone 5 has a 6,000 mAh battery with 65W fast charging. There is a power-saving technology that can make the battery last longer and a 10W reverse charging feature. While the Red Magic has a battery capacity of 5,050 mAh. Smaller than ROG Phone 5. ZTE features 66W fast charging. This feature allows you to fully charge the battery in just 38 minutes.
Features & Performance Red Magic 6 Pro VS ROG Phone 5
Red Magic 6 Pro has features, among others, under-display fingerprint sensor, USB-C, 3.5mm headphone jack, accessory connector, Bluetooth 5.1, WiFi 6, stereo speakers, and Android 11. Yes, the features are quite complete. While ROG Phone 5 has an under-display fingerprint sensor, USB-C 3.1, USB-C 2.0, accessory connector, 3.5mm headphone jack, stereo speakers, Bluetooth 5.1, WiFi 6E, and Android 11.
Both smartphones use the Snapdragon 888 and do not have a MicroSD slot. The Red Magic has 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of internal memory. new ICE 6.0 Multidimensional cooling system and built-in fan. The fan has a speed of up to 20,000 rpm which can circulate hot air very well. There is also copper foil and the use of thermal paste. Allows CPU core temperature to be reduced to 16 degrees Celsius. Don’t miss the touch-sensitive trigger on the side, the Boost Switch game button, and the Game Space 3.01 feature.
While the ROG Phone 5 comes in two choices of LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.1 ROM. The RAM options offered are 8GB and 12GB with a choice of 128GB and 256GB of internal memory. Asus gave this smartphone GameCool 5. This cooling system uses the latest thermal structure in the middle of the battery.
To improve the gaming experience, there is an X Mode which has been improved. You can control CPU, GPU, thermal limit, refresh rate, touch sensitivity, and network. You can set that in every game or application. There is also Air Trigger 5 which is claimed to be more accurate and Motion Control with more movement support. Using Dual Front-Facing Stereo which is claimed to be louder in producing audio.
Both of these smartphones have great specifications. Able to provide a better gaming experience. The Red Magic 6 Pro with 16GB of RAM and 256GB of internal memory retails for $828.94. The non-Pro variant with 12GB of RAM and 128GB of internal memory retails for $690.77.
While the ROG Phone 5 with 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM retails for $690.77. The 12GB RAM and 256GB ROM variants sell for $1036.19. There is also an 18GB RAM and ROM variant 512GB for $1312.53 (includes ROG Ultimate Fan Gift Collection and Aero Active Cooler 5). How? Do you prefer ROG Phone 5 or Red Magic 6 Pro?