The Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer Asus has begun the rollout of Android 10 update to its devices and the first to receive the new operating system is Asus 6Z in India. The new software update comes with firmware number 17.1810.1910.63_M126.96.36.199_20191028.
With the latest update, Asus 6Z which is also known as Asus ZenFone 6Z and Asus ZenFone 6 2019 in other markets such as the US has been upgraded to Android 10 (Q) operating system. Apart from that it also brings new android features like:
- Dark Theme: Android 10 now offers a system-wide dark theme across the User Interface.
- Smart App support on messages– This feature comes with a set of suggestions for the users such as a Map is opened is an address is sent or the Calendar opens if the App recognises a date. The app eliminates the need to copy text links and manually paste it in the app suitable app.
- Fully gesture-based UI navigation– here you get support for full-screen navigation gestures. It now allows the user to eliminate the onscreen navigation keys for a more dynamic gesture-based UI navigation.
- Better Privacy and Security– Android 10 update comes with the latest measures to maintain your privacy and security and will offer faster security updates to your device in the future.
- Updated Google Play services: The company has also upgraded the Google Play services for enhanced app experience.
If you want to downgrade the software to Android 9, then download the downgrade firmware files from the Asus support webpage. But before downgrading to Android 9 back-up your data as the device will be reset and all the files on your smartphone will be deleted.
Asus 6Z specifications and features
Asus 6Z smartphone features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ IPS display with a 19.5:9 of aspect ratio. The phone runs on Android 9.0 with Zen UI 6 skinned on the top. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 SoC paired with Adreno 640 GPU and up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. The storage can be expanded up to 2TB via MicroSD card.
Asus 6Z houses a 5,000mAh battery that is supported by Quick Charge 4.0 technology. In terms of connectivity, the handset includes USB Type-C, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS.
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