Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe is the most recent smartphone from the corporate that’s receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo replace. The most recent Android OS is rolling out by way of a FOTA (firmware-over-the-air) replace. Asus Malaysia had announced the rollout final week, the place it stated that the Oreo replace will arrive on three ZenFone three fashions – ZenFone three Laser, ZenFone three Zoom, and the ZenFone three Deluxe.
As per a thread in Asus Zentalk, the ZenFone three Deluxe is the primary of the three handsets that can obtain the Android Eight.zero Oreo replace and customers can anticipate it inside every week. It’s value noting that the replace is at the moment rolling out to the ZS550KL mannequin solely, which is the 5.5-inch show mannequin and never the 5.7-inch ZS550KL variant.
In the meantime, the Android Oreo replace brings Background limits, Autofill, Good textual content choice, and Image-in-Image mode. Equally, the brand new replace comes with Android Instantaneous App assist and absolutely redesigned emoji set, adaptive icons, and simpler set up for unknown apps. The replace’s software program model is 220.127.116.11 and you’ll go to Settings > About Cellphone to verify for the most recent replace, every time it’s obtainable.
Within the announcement, Asus has additionally posted the Android Oreo replace’s changelog showcasing the important thing modifications and enhancements. The modifications embody “take away third-party App: TripAdvisor, Puffin Browser, and Kindle”, “take away Do It Later, Mini Film, Fast Memo, PhotoCollage”, “transfer FM Radio operate to fast settings”, and after the OS improve, you’ll have to use swipe up gesture to enter the ‘All Apps’ menu.
To recall, the Asus ZenFone three Deluxe was launched two years ago. The handset was made obtainable in India again in November 2016 and got here at a beginning worth of Rs. 49,999. The spotlight of the ZenFone three Deluxe is the Snapdragon 821 SoC in addition to the large 256GB of built-in storage. It packs 6GB of RAM and helps expandable storage by way of microSD card (as much as 128GB). The rear digital camera sports activities a 23-megapixel Sony sensor with 4K video assist and in addition packs an Eight-megapixel entrance digital camera. There’s 3000mAh battery on board. Final yr, in March it had acquired the Android 7.0 Nougat update.