Google has officially released the Android Pie in August 2018. After all this time, the range of smartphones that are already using this new operating system is still small. Still, ASUS ZenFone 5 is the latest addition to this narrow range.
Five months after its official release, Android Pie does not even figure in Google’s official data. That is the number of smartphones that use it is so small that even the Mountain View company itself does not reveal its market share.
This is the eternal problem of the most used operating system in the world. The number of brands that use it is so great that it becomes almost impossible for Google to have all of them. Still, the company has redoubled efforts to change this scenario.
ASUS ZenFone 5 is the latest member of Android family Pie
As for ASUS, the Taiwanese company had already anticipated that Android Pie would reach its ZenFone in January this year. Promise that now begins to be fulfilled with the provision of the Android Pie for this equipment.
If you own an ASUS ZenFone 5, with the model ZE620KL, you can make use of the new operating system from Google. The Android Pie update is now being distributed via OTA, which means you will soon be notified of your installation.
In its official notes, ASUS does not tell us much of what will bring this version back to its ASUS ZenFone 5. We only have the information that it is the version 16.0610.1812.58 and that it brings with it a security update for the Android.
What to expect from Android Pie on this device?
The new version of the operating system from Google brings some exciting news. In the first place, we have new navigation through gestures. This seems to be the great future of smartphones and Google is already prepared for it.
Next, we can highlight a more significant influence of Artificial Intelligence on the operating system itself. This will allow Android Pie to better manage the battery of your smartphone adapting features according to your use.
There is also another novelty that will be very interesting for the health of the users. Digital Wellbeing will provide useful information about our use of the smartphone. It will even be possible to define usage times for specific applications or also to grease their interface from a particular time.
Finally, note that the distribution of this new firmware for ASUS ZenFone 5 will be done in a phased way. It will be normal not all users receive it at the same time, so keep listening for your notifications