ASUS has started rolling out the Android 11 update for its Zenfone 7 series smartphones, which include the Zenfone 7 and Zenfone 7 Pro. The devices were launched in August 2020 and are now receiving their first major operating system update. At this time, the update appears to be limited to Taiwan, but it is expected to roll out in other regions in the coming weeks.
ASUS ‘Zenfone 7 series is one of the rare devices that comes with a flip camera setup. The latest development was announced by ASUS on March 25th. It revealed that Zenfone 7 and Zenfone 7 Pro are now getting the Android 11 update in Taiwan. It is rolled out in batches. The update contains build number 18.104.22.168 for both devices. In addition, it brings the March 2021 Android security patch to the phones. In addition to some changes to the Zen user interface, the new update also brings a number of changes with it.
The Android 11 update for the Zenfone 7 series comes three months after the official introduction of the same update for the predecessor ASUS 6z.
For strangers, the ASUS Zenfone 7 offers a 6.67-inch Super AMOLED display. It is powered by the Snapdragon 865 SoC with up to 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of onboard storage. The optics department provides you with a 64-megapixel primary camera, an 8-megapixel telephoto lens, and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera. It doesn’t come with a selfie shooter as the cameras are flip-able. The device also has a 5,000 mAh battery.
On the downside, the ASUS Zenfone 7 Pro has some of the same features, including the Supaer AMOLED display, as well as the 5,000mAh battery and the same camera setup that includes a 64MP primary rear camera. However, under the hood there is a Snapdragon 865+ chipset.
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