It’s been a few months since Google officially announced the new version of Android, that is, the update of Android Oreo 8.0, the new update contains many new features and changes. Several flagship smartphones ship with Android Oreo out of the box, and many get upgraded. This raises every Android user the question of whether my smartphone will receive an update to Oreo? Today we will talk about smartphones Asus Zenfone, which will receive an update to Android Oreo.
Asus recently introduced the new line Zenfones 4 2017, and they all come with Android Nougat, but the company announced that very soon, not only smartphones from the Zenfone 4 series, but from the Zenfone 3 series will receive an update to Android Oreo. Therefore, you can safely buy any smartphone series Zenfone 3, as they will sooner or later run on Android Oreo.
Note. According to ASUS, the upgrade to Android 8.0 Oreo should end before the end of the first half of 2018.
Features of Android 8.0 Oreo
Here is a list of some significant changes that Android 8.0 will bring. The list is as follows:
- Picture in picture;
- Clever text selection;
- New emoji;
- Project Treble;
- Protection from the “bootlop”;
- New settings menu;
- Notifications on icons;
- Improved security.
With the upgrade of Android Oreo, the Zenfone series will also receive an updated ZenUI 4.0, which, according to the manufacturer, has become even better and more useful. We hope that it will work as smoothly as the old ZenUI 3.0. Let’s move on to the main information, to the list of smartphones that will receive updates.
Phones and tablets Asus, which will receive an update Android 8 Oreo:
- Asus Zenfone V
- Asus ZenFone 4 (ZE554KL)
- Asus ZenFone Pro (ZS551KL)
- Asus ZenFone 4 Max (ZC520KL)
- Asus ZenFone 4 Max Pro (ZC554KL)
- Asus ZenFone 4 Selfie (ZD553KL)
- Asus ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro (ZD552KL)
- Asus Zenpad Z8s (ZT582KL)
- Asus Zenfone Go (ZB552KL) (controversially)
- Asus Zenfone Live (ZB501KL)
- Asus Zenfone 3s Max
- Asus Zenfone AR
- Asus Zenfone 3 Zoom
- Asus Zenfone 3 Max
- Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe 5.5
- Asus Zenfone 3 Laser
- Asus Zenfone 3
- Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra
- Asus ZenPad Z8s
- Asus ZenPad 3s 8.0 (controversially)
- Asus ZenPad 3s 10 (controversially)
- Asus ZenPad Z10 (controversially).
Phones and tablets Asus, which will NOT receive an update:
- Asus Zenfone 2
- Asus Zenfone 2 Laser
- Asus Zenfone Zoom
- Asus Zenfone 2 Deluxe
- Asus Zenfone Go (T500)
- Asus Live (G500TG)
- Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3.
We hope that this list helped you to get the information you wanted to know. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask them in the comments.