Asus’s latest offering in the smartphone segment the Zenfone 5z which was launched back in June this year is all set to get some exciting new features. The Zenfone 5Z is all set to get a new software upgrade that will offer new features and some important fixes. The Zenfone 5Z is a camera intensive smartphone from the manufacturer and the new update brings with it Selfie Panorama mode, which is an essential new addition to the camera of the smartphone.
Besides the addition of the new feature to the selfie camera the Zenfone 5z will have some major fixes coming with this update. These include a fix of an issue with the face unlock feature and adjust battery percentage in the phone. The update does not include the security patches but those may be deployed at other time.
To check if the update has been released for their series of the smartphones, users need to go to Settings and then to update and check for the update.
Asus Zenfone 5z specifications, features
As mentioned, the Asus Zenfone 5z was unveiled at the MWC alongside the Asus Zenfone 5 (2018), and Zenfone 5 Lite. Asus hasn’t launched any of these three smartphones in India yet, and the Zenfone 5z is likely to be the first.
As far as specifications are concerned, the Zenfone 5z sports a 6.2-inch full HD+ edge-to-edge screen, and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset with up to 8GB of RAM. There is also up to 256GB internal storage that will be on offer.
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For photography, Asus has opted for a dual-camera setup at the back. This includes a 12-megapixel primary sensor with large 1.4-micron pixels, and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor that allows 120-degree wide-angle shooting and portrait mode shots.