Asus has officially started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat OTA update for Zenfone 3 model. The confirmation has come in the form of a Facebook post. The OTA update will bring latest Nougat system for Marshmallow running handset, which enables split screen multitasking and other exciting features. Users based in the Philippines reported about the availability of this update on their Zenfone 3 devices, so it’s the time to fire up your Zenfone 3.
Zenfone 3 ZE520KL and ZE552KL models are receiving this update. We believe that the update is incremental and the broad rollout can be expected in the coming days, so do not worry if you cannot see the update notification yet. The major update allows users to run two apps side by side with Split-screen multitasking feature. Other features include Doze on-the-go for improved battery efficiency, Direct Reply to reply messages right from notification center, etc. Check out full Nougat features.
It seems Asus has ported the circle UI for quick settings panel, which was originally introduced with recently launched Zenfone AR. The redesigned Quick Settings panel is further enhanced by sleeker Nougat animations. The settings app has also been updated along with hamburger menu on the top left for quickest navigation at any given time. Users should encounter smoothest user experience on their devices. If you don’t know how to check for the update manually, go to Settings > About Phone > Software Updates > Check Now.
Users can share the Asus Facebook post to win 1 of 10 Zenfone 3 Clear Cases.