Asus is one of the few brands that promised an Android Pie update to most of its newest smartphones. The company has been playing it quite aggressively in the Indian market recently with the launch of the ZenFone Max Pro M2 with a powerful Snapdragon 660 chipset and stock Android interface. Moreover, the company keeps on offering mega discounts on its smartphones from time-to-time, making them good value for many options in the budget segment. However, the company has been launching all its phones with Android Oreo and has been promising the Pie update. Asus has now released a list of all its phone that will receive the Pie update.
- Asus has released a list of all the smartphones that will be updated to Android 9 Pie in the coming months.
- Asus’ current lineup of all Android smartphones runs two kinds of Android flavours.
- Asus has already given the Android 9 Pie update to users of the ZenFone 5Z in the Indian market.
On its forum, Asus has released a list of all the smartphones that will be updated to Android 9 Pie in the coming months. Asus hasn’t released a timeline for the update rollout but it is expected that the newer models will be updated at least before the next version of Android rolls out later this year.
If you have an Asus smartphone and are expecting to get the latest version of Android, here’s the list that you should check out to see if your phone is making it to the next version of Android.
ZenFone 4 Max (ZC554KL)
ZenFone 4 Selfie (ZD553KL)
ZenFone 4 Max (ZC520KL)
ZenFone Live (ZB553KL)
ZenFone4 Max (ZB520KL)
ZenFone Max Plus (M1) Clear Soft Bumper (ZB570TL)
ZenFone 5Q (ZC600KL)
ZenFone Live (L1) Clear Soft Bumper (ZA550KZ / ZA551KL)
ZenFone Max Pro (ZB602KL)
ZenFone Max Pro (ZB601KL)
ZenFone Max (M1) Clear Soft Bumper (ZB555KL / ZB556KL)
ZenFone 5 (ZE620KL)
ZenFone 5Z (ZS620KL)
ASUS ROG Phone (ZS600KL)
ZenFone Max Pro (M2) Clear Soft Bumper (ZB631KL/ ZB630KL)
ZenFone Max (M2) Clear Soft Bumper (ZB633KL / ZB632KL)
It should be noted that Asus has already given the Android 9 Pie update to users of the ZenFone 5Z in the Indian market. The ROG Phone has also received the beta version of the Pie update in a few countries.
Asus’ current lineup of all Android smartphones runs two kinds of Android flavors. For example, the flagship ZenFone 5z runs on ZenUI while the ROG Phone runs ROG UI. On the other hand, phones such as the ZenFone Max Pro M2 and ZenFone Max Pro M1 run on a completely stock Android interface. Do note that the phones running on stock Android aren’t part of the Android One programme.