Asus ZenFone 5Z is receiving yet another software update, which brings the April Android Security patch.
The update also includes improved sound quality and improved start up rate. It’s now rolling out to users in India, and has been pushed at a phased manner. To recall, the Asus ZenFone 5Z lately obtained a price reduction in India, and is presently being offered beginning at Rs. 24,999 for its 6GB RAM + 64GB version. Key specifications of this phone include Snapdragon 845 processor, double rear camera setup, 3,300mAh battery, and a 6.2-inch sizable display.
Asus has verified that a new software update brings the April 2019 Android security patch to ZenFone 5Z users in India. The upgrade carries the firmware version 220.127.116.11, and it’s rolling out in batches. This usually means that the users may need to wait a while till they receive it. We urge users to test for the upgrade manually by heading to Settings > About > System Update.
In addition, we recommend downloading the upgrade under a Wi-Fi network, and while the telephone is on charge (or around 80 percent charge at least). The changelog, as stated, notes that the phone also gets improved audio quality and start up speed.
Following a recent price cut, the Asus ZenFone 5Z is now being sold at Rs. 24,999 for its 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage option. The ZenFone 5Z 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage alternative, on the other hand, is available at Rs. 27,999. This is down in the launch price of Rs. 32,999. Furthermore, the ZenFone 5Z price for 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage setup has been revised to Rs. 31,999, down from Rs. 36,999.
It’s powered with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, coupled with Adreno 630 GPU and up to 8GB of RAM. The phone also includes a dual rear camera setup that contains a 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 main sensor and a secondary 8-megapixel OmniVision 8856 sensor with fixed focus, f/2.2 aperture, plus a 120-degree wide-angle lens. At the front, the smartphone sports that the 8-megapixel fixed focus OmniVision 8856 detector for selfies. It packs a 3300mAh battery under the hood together with support for Quick Charge 3.0 plus a bundled 18W charger.