ASUS has finally started rolling out Android 9.0 (Pie) update globally for the Zenfone 5Z smartphone as promised. The Zenfone 5Z Android Pie update has the version number 188.8.131.52 and is 1080MB in size.
Instructions – FOTA procedure
- To update the software, a notification might automatically appear on the phone’s notification bar. The user just needs to tap on the notification to download the update.
- Once the download is completed, a pop-up notification to install the update will appear: tapping ‘Install’ will then start the installation.
- The device will reboot during the installation of the update. Users should not turn off the device until the home screen appears.
- If the update notification/prompt is not received, it can be checked and initiated manually via the Settings > System > System Updates menu path.
Kindly note, the Android Pie (v9) FOTA update will be rolled out in batches.
The Android 9.0 Pie system update brings several new features, including an all-new contextual pop-up volume bar and a new Magnifier feature for easier copy-and-paste, and many more.
Android Pie is the ninth biggest release of Android, is the successor of the Android Oreo that is currently available in the market. So, this is high time to check out the best Android Pie Features.
The company promised that the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 will get Android Pie update in January, but there is no sign of it yet. We hope this update will also come soon.