ASUS rolls out Android 8.0 Oreo for ZenFone 4
ASUS has begun rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for its ZE554KL variant of the Zenfone 4. Included in the upgrade are optimized functions, improved performance and bunch of new features.
- Upgrade to Android O.
- Swipe up to All apps – After OS upgrade, launcher has some important changes – swipe up to all apps, all app icon could be changed.
- More friendly setting UI design.
Background limits – Android Oreo helps minimize background activity in the apps you use least
- Autofill – With your permission, Autofill remembers your logins to get you into your favorite apps at supersonic speed.
- Smart text selection – Android Oreo recognizes text when you tap or select, then recommends a next logical step via a suggested app.
- Notification Dots – Press the notification dots to quickly see what’s new, and easily clear them by swiping away.
- Android Instant Apps – Use new apps right from your browser, no installation needed.
- A fully redesigned emoji set
- Adaptive icons for consistent icons
- Install unknown apps – Hostile downloader apps can’t operate without permission; users now permit the installation of APKs per-source.
More info about Android Oreo: https://www.android.com/versions/oreo-8-0/
Release date starts today, December 29, 2017, and we’ve seen reports of local units receiving the said update. The update is incremental and may take about one week for the system to complete the autopush, if you do not receive the update prompt, then please go to Setting -> About -> System Update to update manually.