ROG Phone II - The Final Version is HERE! (Classic Unboxing)

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  • Published: 07 September 2019
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    We got our hands on the FINAL retail version of ASUS' ROG Phone II, and it looks pretty sweet!

    Check out the ROG Phone II on ASUS's website: https://www.asus.com/ca-en/Phone/ROG-Phone-II/

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    Intro Screen Music Credit:
    Title: Laszlo - Supernova
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    Outro Screen Music Credit: Approaching Nirvana - Sugar High http://www.youtube.com/approachingnirvana
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Comments • 3 212

  • LookattheBiggerPic
    LookattheBiggerPic  5 hours back

    ...still pretty cool considering all! Thanks so much for all you do!

    • Daud Hicks
      Daud Hicks  13 hours back

      With COD Mobile I bet I can burn through that battery in half a day.

      • bill
        bill  16 hours back

        One cocky sob...

        • AL horrible
          AL horrible  23 hours back

          Just wondering how the hell can i buy this phone without buying it from Amazon cos i don't trust it as well as if don't see the buy option on the website. Someone please help me also i live in the UK if that could be a factor

          • Christopher Stoltz
            Christopher Stoltz  1 days back

            This phone is AMAZING as long as you are not a Verizon customer....then it is just a tease!

            • Jed Jade
              Jed Jade  2 days back

              I always find it really funny when Linus acts like he's ancient. He's ~33 right? Everyone I know that "games" is close enough or even ABOVE his age range. I've played ARK with people in their mid 40s.

              MC definitely has users of absolutely all ages. Linus is just out of touch hahah, he's not "old" and he's RIGHT in line for growing up gaming his entire life.

              • Ganu M
                Ganu M  2 days back

                Worst unboxing... be prepared idiot.

                • Rajesh Kumar
                  Rajesh Kumar  2 days back

                  I want the Trolley bag than the Phone

                  • Maky L
                    Maky L  3 days back

                    This phone is a gaming phone.. so dont expect features from an ordinary phone. If your not a hard gamer dude, dont buy it.

                    • Jesus Saves
                      Jesus Saves  4 days back

                      God really does love Linus. Tremendous love.
                      I am jealous a little.
                      Actually a lot.
                      PS Raise the F stop the focusing in and out for this is annoying as hell itself.

                      • Kavinda Abishek
                        Kavinda Abishek  4 days back

                        <3 <3

                        • Kavinda Abishek
                          Kavinda Abishek  4 days back

                          Wow!

                          • Christo jose
                            Christo jose  4 days back

                            Great product😊😊 love it

                            • Yani Gonzalez
                              Yani Gonzalez  5 days back

                              Guys I know that the first Asus rog 1 phone had alot of internal screen cracking problems (No idea why) but please can anyone who owns the Asus rog 2 tell me if the have encountered any similar issue of it being very fragile or the internal part of the screen cracking without cause? Thank you very much

                              • GUNNER
                                GUNNER  5 days back

                                Fuck subscribe....why being so selfish to ROG

                                • Wungramthing Luithui
                                  Wungramthing Luithui  5 days back

                                  Nice phone bad review😊

                                  • Manoj Mahtani
                                    Manoj Mahtani  5 days back

                                    Can I ask if it is possible to dock the Rog Phone 2 with the Aero Case installed on the mobile desktop dock or do we have to remove the case first?

                                    • Anang Sulistyono
                                      Anang Sulistyono  5 days back

                                      A lot of angry salty gamers here.

                                      • stevefehn sangullas
                                        stevefehn sangullas  5 days back

                                        I wish i have that asus rog 2 bundle..

                                        • Robert B
                                          Robert B  5 days back

                                          Isn't it pronounced aysuhs?

                                          • Silvia Pozega
                                            Silvia Pozega  6 days back

                                            preljepo sviđa mi se sve

                                            • The Angry Intellect
                                              The Angry Intellect  7 days back

                                              Hah. Just like you, when I see that stupid animation and sound when loading the crate, I immediately want to throw the phone out the window.

                                              • J.P. Larson
                                                J.P. Larson  7 days back

                                                well im sure asus isnt going to be sending you guys 2000+ dollars worth of stuff again after seeing how you complained about everything and called it junk, and didnt even show a bunch of the accessories. smh have you ever heard of stopping the footage and then getting setup before recording again so that you cut out all the time where you were confused about how things worked, or you didnt know what you were doing?. give me the asus stuff if you are so dissatisfied. at least you gave them exposure.

                                                • iJun Yt
                                                  iJun Yt  1 weeks back

                                                  ZTE They also release the new upgrade nubia red magic 3 called red magic 3s

                                                  • Santhosh Fabre
                                                    Santhosh Fabre  1 weeks back

                                                    what an asshole.. got everything for free but couldnt do a grateful review for flagship killer.. I know they killed your other sponser phones by specs lol

                                                    • Mohammed Shaik
                                                      Mohammed Shaik  1 weeks back

                                                      How many of those 2.2k dislikes are for the reviewer?

                                                      • toxicscream ttv_toxicscream1

                                                        its a gaming phone why do you think it's obnoxious. if you want vanilla buy a non gaming phone .

                                                        • Apurva Pai
                                                          Apurva Pai  1 weeks back

                                                          Rog phone 2 vs razer phone 2 pls

                                                          • Jacob Kushnir
                                                            Jacob Kushnir  1 weeks back

                                                            Are you actually going to use this?

                                                            • Dhruv Verma
                                                              Dhruv Verma  1 weeks back

                                                              He might be an apple fanboy lol

                                                              • Ur Weed
                                                                Ur Weed  1 weeks back

                                                                I want one so bad

                                                                • Prakash Kafle
                                                                  Prakash Kafle  1 weeks back

                                                                  They dont build this for youtuber its for gamer.
                                                                  You not need to be satisfied.

                                                                  • ivan harold
                                                                    ivan harold  2 weeks back

                                                                    Whining about everything , very unprofessional and uneducated about the product. Very irritating reviewer indeed. So much for being ungrateful.

                                                                    • T_Dogg
                                                                      T_Dogg  7 days back

                                                                      Yeah, we should never let manufacturers know when something sucks so they keep serving us up the same shit. Seriously, how do you expect things to improve if people don’t complain?

                                                                    • Santhosh Fabre
                                                                      Santhosh Fabre  1 weeks back

                                                                      very true

                                                                  • Kaki Game
                                                                    Kaki Game  2 weeks back

                                                                    When you realize ROG phone 2 is more worthy than iPhone 11 pro max because ROG phone 2 has ALMOST every features phone can have.

                                                                    • PROFESSOR PROFI
                                                                      PROFESSOR PROFI  2 weeks back

                                                                      8:36 wow. How you'd done this?

                                                                      • Kyle Ruggles
                                                                        Kyle Ruggles  2 weeks back

                                                                        Meh.... will all of this stuff be compatible with the ROG3 phone? other than the top 10 games that has been talked about in the past 2-3 years, what other games are there?
                                                                        Switch or this? is the price worth it?

                                                                        • Mircea Deji
                                                                          Mircea Deji  2 weeks back

                                                                          Not even close to a good review. This is how a greedy youtuber looks like. just throw everything on the table and talk more about sponsors than actually using the phone or any accessories except the fan. gonna block the channel.

                                                                          • Omar Lozada
                                                                            Omar Lozada  2 weeks back

                                                                            I need to report my opinion about this phone, I ordered it from Amazon and I have to say it is a gorgeous device, I wont list all the things that make this an awesome gaming device BUT I don't know if I got a defective unit but for some reason my battery life (I had the phone for 2 days) went from 85% to 3% in less of 6 hours, by no means I was using the phone like crazy, actually I was at my work site only using it as an internet radio streamer to my galaxy buds for about 4.5 hours, and checking my notifications from time to time with the screen off while in my pocket (nothing crazy and nothing a regular phone don't do without problem), so when finally had the time to really check how awesome is this device for games I open asphalt 9 and start playing it (sound and graphics are EXCELLENT) B U T phone got EXTREMELY hot, I only played for about 30 minutes and by that time my battery was already at 15% (a 6000 mah battery, really?) and I am not exaggerating when I say I can barely hold the phone in my hands (I am not saying I got 3rd degree burns , of course) but very very uncomfortable device, I had to let it cool for about 20 minutes before I was able to use it again and by that time battery was only 7%, I have been using a Note 9 for almost a year now doing exactly the same routine daily and by the time I get home I still have about 25% battery left on my note 9 with 4000 mah battery, so definitely something was wrong with the phone, when I got home I had to connect it to its charger and decided to try it again with games, this time with the attached cooler but sadly with the same results.
                                                                            I used the phone with T-Mobile, internet speeds are just like my Note 9, not faster or slower, BUT AGAIN, call reception is terrible, calls took forever to connect and the sound quality was worse than those 20 year old cellular phones, and after hours looking for a solution I find out there is no solution at all!
                                                                            Of course I just packed everything and send it back to Amazon just a few minutes ago.
                                                                            I am not saying this is a bad phone , specs are top of the line, sound speakers are excellent, but it is not perfect, no device on planet earth it is, just my 2 cents here.

                                                                            • mohd
                                                                              mohd  2 weeks back

                                                                              Redmagic 3s vs rog2 vs op 7t
                                                                              ?

                                                                              • function
                                                                                function  2 weeks back

                                                                                Can’t wait to get this phone just to play Keemstar screaming at max volume

                                                                                • Abdul Khuddus
                                                                                  Abdul Khuddus  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Where can I get the back full case for the rog 2 (the one in the thumbnail)

                                                                                  • Sheen Duran
                                                                                    Sheen Duran  2 weeks back

                                                                                    gosh he talks a lot

                                                                                    • Blade 808
                                                                                      Blade 808  2 weeks back

                                                                                      Not sure how you got so many subscribers.

                                                                                      • Salman Mahmood
                                                                                        Salman Mahmood  2 weeks back

                                                                                        THAT'S NOT A BACKPACK LINUS YOU IDIOT !

                                                                                        • Cactus Power Rise
                                                                                          Cactus Power Rise  2 weeks back

                                                                                          But can the phone run crysis?

                                                                                          • Anmol Aind
                                                                                            Anmol Aind  2 weeks back

                                                                                            That was so unprofessional :(

                                                                                          • Youtuber
                                                                                            Youtuber  2 weeks back

                                                                                            That case is a FUCKING bribe. Fucking YouTube reviewers

                                                                                            • PUBG_ GAMER
                                                                                              PUBG_ GAMER  2 weeks back

                                                                                              Higher Hz than my monitor :/