Asus has started rolling out a new update to its budget-centric smartphone, the Zenfone Max Pro M2. The new update brings a host of interesting features including Digital Wellbeing along with latest security patches and more.
The company has started rolling out the update in Japan, as reported by XDA Developers. The update comes with version number 16.2017.1906.066 and it comes loaded with the latest June 2019 security patch. The new update also adds Digital Wellbeing feature on the Zenfone Max Pro M2.
The new feature basically users to track the time spent on the phone. It also features Wind Down that basically turns the screen colours to grayscale. The update also adds a new icon for the FM Radio and it also fixes the power-off icon in Dark mode and it is not dark anymore. The update also improves the vibration intensity and it also fixes low volume for headsets.
Previously, the company rolled out Android 9.0 Pie update to the budget-centric smartphone in India. The Pie update brought features like Adaptive Battery, improved security features, new accessibility menu, new screenshot shortcut, easier screen rotation, volume and sound improvements.
To recall, the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 was launched in India last year. The phone comes with 3GB RAM + 32GB variant is priced at Rs 9,999, 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant is priced at Rs 11,999, and the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant is priced at Rs 13,999.
To recall, Zenfone Max Pro M2 features a 6.3-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with Adreno 512 GPU. For the front, there is a 13-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture, 26mm focal length, LED flash and face unlock. The phone has a 3GB RAM and 4GB of RAM coupled with 32GB/64GB/128GB of internal storage.
It has a dual-camera setup with a combination of a primary sensor of 12-megapixel and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. The smartphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and is backed by a 5000mAh battery.