Asus has announced the rollout of Android Oreo OTA update to the Asus ZenFone 4 Pro smartphone (model ZS551KL). The Zenfone 4 Pro smartphone was launched last year with Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system with company’s ZenUI 4.0 running on top of it.
The Android 8.0 Oreo update has a version number of V15.0410.1802.34 and is currently available as an OTA but can be manually downloaded to the phone. Users can go to Settings> About Phone, to check for the latest update.
The full changelog is below
- Upgrade to Android O
- Power consumption improvement
- Adds “Long screenshot” function
- Substitute Cast function for PlayTo function
- After OS upgrade, launcher has some important changes – swipe up to all apps, all app icon could be changed.
- More friendly setting UI design.
After the Oreo update, the smartphone will have picture-in-picture mode that lets users to two tasks simultaneously. So, for example, one can minimise a YouTube video while sending a text message or writing an email. Android Oreo has other features like including Background limits, installation of apps via APK, over 60 new emojis, notification dots, Wide-gamut colour for apps, Snoozing individual notification, Adaptive icons, Keyboard navigation, WebView enhancements and much more.