How to enable 160 Hz Refresh Rate on Asus ROG 3: Asus has unveiled its ROG 3 smartphone earlier this week with 144 Hz display refresh rate which makes gaming an absolute pleasure. To recall, the first every phone to sport 90Hz refresh rate is Asus ROG Phone. Asus has always done a brilliant job and looks like the ROG phone 3 is no less. Crazy minds over at XDA have found that there Asus ROG Phone 3 can get up to enable a 160 Hz display refresh rate.
Asus ROG Phone 3 features a stunning 6.59-inch AMOLED Panel with a 144Hz refresh rate and blowing 270 Hz touch resampling rate with 25ms latency making is the best display technology on any smartphone. The display also supports HDR+ high-dynamic-range the makes viewing and gaming experience to a whole new level.
Underneath the hood, as mentioned earlier, you will find the latest overclocked version of Snapdragon 865 SoC which is dubbed Snapdragon 865 Plus which is overclocked at 3.1 Hz that enables it to perform 10 percent faster than its predecessor while the GPU has increased in performance. Not just that, the device arrives with the latest and blazing 12 GB of LPDDR5 RAM coupled with 256 GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
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The device comes with a 64 MP primary camera with a 13 MP wide-angle sensor. There is also a 5 MP macro unit. On the front, there is a 24-megapixel selfie shooter. The ROG Phone boasts 6000 mAh battery and sports 30W fast charging as carries an in-display fingerprint sensor.
How to enable 160 Hz Refresh Rate on Asus ROG 3
- On Asus ROG Phone 3 navigate to settings. Select About phone and tap on the build number for up to 7 times.
- Once done, open developer options which you have enabled, and enable USB Debugging.
- Connect your phone to PC, open platform tools folder, and hold shift and give a right mouse click. Now, you can either select Open Windows PowerShell here or Open Command Prompt here. Alternatively, you can type cmd on hit the Enter key.
- Now type ADB devices, and allow permission on your device.
- Once your device is connected, you can type adb shell
- Type the below-mentioned command and hit enter
adb shell setprop debug.vendor.asus.fps.eng 1
Once you enter the command, reboot the device and navigate to settings. Open display settings from here, and then open refresh rate. Select 160 Hz.
Once done, you will be greeted with a success message. Now, this is you can enable 160 Hz refresh rate on Asus ROG Phone 3. If this post helped you to 160 Hz refresh rate on Asus ROG Phone 3, please show us some love by sharing this article with your friends and family. For more posts like this stay tuned with us. Until next time, Stay Techy!
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