Asus Zenfone 5Z has been launched as a flagship smartphone on Flipkart Exclusive sale at the start of July 1st week. Now, Asus has brought FOTA (Firmware Over-The-Air) update for Zenfone 5Z adding up improved features that involve enhanced camera performance, video quality aspects, power management, LED notifications, NFC.
FOTA update has also addressed the flicker problem during start and stop of video recording. As a whole, it requires 56 MB space that can be received over air along with June security patch.
Asus customers who don't want to wait for notification update can directly reach to the Settings menu and check for updates because the OTA update shall be taking place in phases and takes time to cover all. Asus Zenfone 5Z is the premium smartphone whose 8GB variant is priced around Rs.37,000 while its 6GB at Rs. 29,999.
Released in February 2018, Asus Zenfone 5Z proved to be a stiff competitor to OnePlus 6 and high-end smartphones priced above Rs. 35,000.
OS : Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Processor : Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC with Artificial Intelligence
RAM/ Internal Storage : 4 GB/ 6 GB/ 8 GB and 128 GB/ 256 GB Expandable up to 400 GB
Display : 6.2-inch full HD+ with Corning Gorilla Glass Protection, 1080 x 2246 pixels
Rear Camera/ Selfie Camera : 12 MP + 8 MP / 8 MP
Face unlocking feature, OIS, EIS are the camera features embedded with the primary camera along with AI features like Beautify, Portrait and others.
Battery : 3300 mAh Li-ion with AI charging and BoostMaster technology
Connectivity : 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth v5.0, A-GPS, USB Type-C port, FM radio
The smartphone is currently out of stock in Flipkart and new customers have to wait for an another exclusive to purchase the model at an offer price with around Rs.3,000 cost reduction.