ASUS Announces Marshmallow Updates for ZenFone
Good news for owners of the ASUS ZenFone 2. ASUS has officially announced list of Asus smartphone will gets the upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. In an announcement made on the official ASUS ZenTalk forum.
In Zentalk the Admin has posted that the update will be rollout in the month Q2 (April,May and June) of 2016. It is not the exact date but we can assume that the update will come within this three month.
In this list there are five models of ASUS smartphone that will receive the update. The phones which ASUS has named to be receiving the update.In this list there are five models of ASUS smartphone that will receive the update. The phones which ASUS has named to be receiving update, can see in the table below.
|Device Name||Device Code|
|Asus Zenfone 2 FHD||ZE551ML|
|Asus Zenfone 2 HD||ZE550ML|
|Asus Zenfone Selfie||ZD551KL|
|Asus Zenfone 2 Laser 5.5″||ZE550KL|
|Asus Zenfone 2 Laser 5″ 3G||ZE500KG|
|Asus Zenfone 2 Laser 5″ LTE||ZE500KL|
|Asus Zenfone 2 Laser 6″||ZE601KL|
|Asus Zenfone 2 Laser 6″||ZE600KL|
|Asus Zenfone 2 Deluxe/Special Edition||ZE551ML|
|Asus Padfone S||PF500KL|
Judging by ASUS’ list, it seems that the ZenFone 2 model number ZE550ML / ZE551ML would be the first in line to benefit from Android 6.0 Marshmallow, followed by the ZenFone 2 Deluxe/Special Edition model ZE551ML.
The ZenFone 2 Laser with the model numbers ZE550KG / ZE500KL / ZE550KL / ZE600KL / ZE601KL would be next in line and then the Zenfone Selfie which has the model number ZE551KL. Of the listed smartphones, the PadFone S would likely be the last to get the update.
ASUS merely divulged that it was “planning to support the Android M upgrade” for the above-mentioned models. So if your smartphone is languishing on Android Lollipop and not among these five, then not going to get an update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.