Asus recently introduced its latest flagship device, the Zenfone 5Z, in India. The smartphone went on sale yesterday for the first time and the brand has also started rolling out its first major update for the flagship device.
The company has started rolling out its first update that comes with version number 22.214.171.124 and it is rolling out over-the-air. It is important to note that it is a firmware-over-the-air update that brings a number of improvements. The important one is in the camera department. The update fixes occasional screen flicker problem and enhances focus speed during video recording as well as the quality of video calls. The update also brings June security patch and it also brings other improvements in LED, NFC and secure album.
Apart from this, there are some stability improvements in the operating system and enhanced power management. Users can check for the latest update by going to Settings > System > System updates.
The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs 29,999 for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage variant, Rs 32,999 for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage option and Rs 36,999 for the 8GB RAM with 256GB storage option.
To recall, Asus introduced its Zenfone 5 series during the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018. The Asus Zenfone 5Z (ZS620KL) has a 6.2-inch Full HD+ display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and a screen resolution of 1080 x 2246 pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm by Snapdragon 845 processor with Adreno 630 GPU.
The phone comes in 6GB RAM and 8GB RAM models with 64GB, 128GB and 256GB storage options. The phone comes with an expandable memory up to 2TB via micro SD card slot. It runs on Android 8.0 (Oreo) with ZenUI 5.0 which is said to be upgradable to Android P. The company has introduced a host of interesting AI features like AI Boost, Smart screen, AI ringtone and more that makes it a really interesting piece of technology.