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ASUS has hidden 160Hz refresh mode for its new ROG Phone 3

ASUS ROG Phone 3 gaming phone has a hidden 160Hz display mode, with 160FPS gaming being a reality and tested, in Pac-Man already.

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Anthony Garreffa
Published Mon, Jul 27 2020 7:29 PM CDT   |   Updated Sat, Aug 8 2020 10:29 AM CDT

ASUS unleashed its new ROG Phone 3 gaming phone a few days ago, but before it's even in the hands of gamers across the world, an exciting hidden super-high-end 160Hz refresh option has been discovered.

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The hidden 160Hz screen option can be used by anyone that purchases an ASUS ROG Phone 3 gaming phone, where you can activate it with a single ADB command. The 160Hz screen option was discovered by XDA when searching through the settings app.

A debug command was found that enabled 160Hz refresh, with the 'adb shell setprop debug.vendor.asus.fps.eng 1' command. Once this is entered, there's a new 160Hz refresh option in the Settings > Display > Refresh Rate.

Better yet, most of the 144Hz games that you can play on the ASUS ROG Phone 3 are "unlocked", meaning that if you applied the command and cranked the refresh to 160Hz then you will enjoy 160FPS in those 144FPS games on your ROG Phone 3.

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Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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