The Zenfone Max Pro M1(review), which was released in April, 2018 is going to get a new update, that is, Android 9.0 Pie next year in February. Right now, it runs Android 8.1 Oreo and the news about its update wasn’t known until a customer service representative has confirmed this fact.
According to the customer who had a chat with the Asus Customer Service representative, the company will release its update in February, 2019. Some of the prominent smartphone companies are also slated to get updates in the beginning months of next year. Take Asus only. The Zenfone 5z will receive update in coming January. Samsung’s latest phones would also be receiving updates in January next year.
The talk with the Customer Service representative turned out to be good news considering the fact that people have been waiting for its update for quite some time now. Just two more months and their wish will be fulfilled.
When first launched in India it had an Android 8.1 Oreo on board and came at a price of Rs 10,999. So it is really popular among the ones who keep a limited budget in mind to carry out their expenses. It is not surprising that people would eagerly wait for its update considering that it is very user-friendly, has really good specs and not too heavy on the pocket.
Another good news for Asus Fanboys is that the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is about to release in a few days in India. The Taiwanese manufacturer has recently announced its launch on its products page and has also been displayed on Flipkart. 11th December is its launch date.
To recall, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 has a good round of specs. It has a 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage with a large 5,000mAh battery. It is powered by Snapdragon 636 processor and comes with a 5.99-inch display. It has dual-rear cameras and a 16MP front camera.
The Zenfone Max Pro M2 has similar features, only that the key features are a bit advanced. It is powered by a Snapdragon 660 chipset, a 6.3-inch full HD+ display. The RAM and battery of the phone is same as that of Max Pro M1. The price of the Max Pro M2 is also touted to be under Rs 15,000. Exactly? We shall come to know by tomorrow.