Asus has recently introduced its flagship gaming phones, the ROG Phone 3 & ROG Phone 3 Strix edition. It features a 6.59 inch AMOLED screen with 19.5 to9 aspect ratio, FHD+ resolution and FHD+. This panel is certified HDR10+, supports touch sampling rates of 270Hz, HDR10+ certification and has a 144Hz refresh speed. What if the refresh rate is higher? XDA Developers discovered the hidden 160Hz refresh rate mode in the smartphone. This can be turned on with some adjustments.
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How do I enable the 160Hz display mode in Asus ROG Phone 3
The 160Hz option can be enabled by a command sent to the Android Debug Bridge on your computer. First, enable developer mode. Once you have activated it, connect your ROG Phone 3 with the computer to enable the USB Debugging option. Download the Android Debug Bridge to your PC. Extract the zip file and then run “cmd.here.exe” as Administrator. With ADB open, just copy and paste the command line – “adb shell setprop debug.vendor.asus.fps.eng 1”
Once you have executed the command, restart your Asus ROG Phone 3 by going to “Options>Display>Refresh rate” and then select the 160Hz option. It is easy to activate this option, which will give your Asus ROG Phone 3 the fastest refresh rate available. The source cited said that the 160Hz option performed well in battery testing. He warns against using this option if you are concerned about safety issues related to the display.
|These are the features||Rog Phone 3|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus|
|OS||Android 10 with ROGUI|
|Display||HDR Display-6.59’’ 19.5:9 AMOLED HDR Display-2340×1080|
|Internal memory||8GB +128GB|
|Rear Camera||64-megapixel Sony IMX686 sensor +13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens + 5-megapixel macro lens|
|Front Camera||24 Megapixel Selfie Camera|
Navigate to “Settings”, on your ASUS ROG phone 3. Click the “View menu. Select the “Screen Resolution” option. To change your screen’s definition, move the cursor left or right. The more the cursor moves to the left, the better it will look. However, the further you go to its right, the more pixels will you get. 31 Jan 2017
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Click the Start button to enter your settings. Choose Settings > System > Display> Advanced display
Select the refresh rate that you wish to use. Your display’s capabilities and the refresh rate that appears will determine which one you see.
You can find software information at Settings > About phone
Find developer options within Settings.
You will need a Windows PC for this step.
Winrar can be used to extract the Zip file and open the folder.
Connect your phone to your computer.
Asus has recently introduced their flagship gaming phones, the ROG Phone 3 & ROG Phone 3 Strix edition. It features a 6.59 inch AMOLED screen with 19.5 to9 aspect ratio, FHD+ resolution and FHD+. This panel is compatible with HDR and touch sampling rates of 270Hz.