Asus Phones Will Receive Marshmallow in Q2


Smartphone manufacturers were rushing to release their versions of the Marshmallow update as soon as possible. With many of them doing it so far, some are still on the waiting list. If you are an Asus user, then unfortunately, you may need to wait a little more than you would like.

According to the posts from Asus on their forum, the Marshmallow updates for their phones is coming some time in Q2 of 2016, or some time in the period from April to June.

The list of phones that will be receiving the Android Marshmallow is the following:

  • PadFone S (PF500KL)
  • ZenFone 2 (ZE550ML, ZE551ML)
  • ZenFone 2 Deluxe (ZE551ML)
  • ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition (ZE551ML)
  • ZenFone 2 Laser (ZE500KG, ZE500KL, ZE550KL, ZE551KL, ZE600KL, ZE601KL)
  • ZenFone Selfie (ZD551KL)
  • ZenFone Max (ZC550KL)
  • ZenFone Zoom (ZX551ML)

Asus hasn’t officially announced what to expect to find on the new operating system. However, there are things that you won’t see for sure, such as Asus’ Mail app, Calendar app, and Messanger App. Insted, what you will find are the equivalents to these apps by Google, i.e. Gmail, Google Calendar and Messenger. Still, if you would like to use the official apps from the manufacturer, they will be available on the PlayStore.


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