Earlier this year, Asus unveiled 3 telephones in its Zenfone 5 series, such as Asus Zenfone 5, Zenfone 5Z, and Zenfone 5 Lite.
Now, the manufacturer has uploaded the Android 9 Pie update for its Zenfone 5 and the package is presently out there for download on the company’s official website. The FOTA update is just about 1.1GB and the process of installation is beautiful straightforward.
Just download the package from the source link below and then copy the downloaded file to the microSD card. Once done, go to the recovery mode, decide “apply updates from microSD”, select the downloaded package, confirm and you are all set. The process will take up to 30 minutes to complete. If you don’t need to do this manually, wait for a couple of days to get OTA improve.
Although the Zenfone 5 has presently received the Android Pie improve, the Zenfone 5Z is scheduled to receive Android Pie update by the end of January 2019. Currently, there’s with no information out there for the improve of Zenfone 5.
The Android Pie improve changelog mentions the addition of some new attributes including a quantity pop-up bar and a new ‘Magnifier’ function that makes the copy-pasting task easier. It is Furthermore coming to suggests improved functionality and extended battery life, due to the core optimizations in Android Pie.
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To remind you of the phone’s specifications, it attributes a 6.2-inch FHD screen with 2040 x 1080 pixels display resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on top for added protection. Under the hood, it is powered is by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz and Adreno 509 GPU.
The gadget packs 4GB RAM and 64GB memory with microSD card tray for expandable storage. The phone houses a dual rear camera setup, consisting of a 12-megapixel and an 8-megapixel sensor although on the front side, it arrives equipped with an 8-megapixel snapper for taking selfies. It ships with Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box and is backed by 3,300mAh battery.