Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 is receiving a brand new software program replace that brings the November 2018 Android safety patch, the corporate introduced on Thursday. The brand new replace shall be pushed in a phased method as a firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) package deal. The ZenFone Max Professional M2 was launched by the Taiwanese large in India simply earlier this month, alongside the ZenFone Max M2. Each new ZenFone smartphones run Android 8.1 Oreo and are set to obtain an replace to Android 9.Zero Pie in January 2019.
Amongst different new options, Asus in a notice to Devices 360 revealed that the brand new FOTA replace brings the November 2018 Android safety patch. This is not in step with what the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017), Galaxy A7 (2017), and the Nokia 3 bought earlier this month, as all these reasonably priced fashions have been up to date with the December 2018 Android safety patch.
Along with the brand new Android safety, the newest replace for the Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 optimises the digital camera impact and updates the audio parameter. The replace additionally upgrades the fingerprint and contact firmware packages in addition to improves the show edge, as per the official changelog offered by the corporate.
The brand new replace for the Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 brings FOTA model IN-15.2016.1811.177. Much like different FOTA updates, Asus mentioned that the present software program model can be pushed “batch by batch.” This implies the brand new replace will attain your ZenFone Max Professional M2 within the coming days. Furthermore, you possibly can test its availability by going to the Settings menu.
As we talked about, the Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 was launched in India earlier this month, alongside the ZenFone Max M2. Their January 2019 timeline for the Android 9.Zero Pie replace was additionally introduced on the launch. The ZenFone Max Professional M2 comes with a beginning value of Rs. 12,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant, whereas its 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage mannequin is accessible at Rs. 14,999 and the 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant prices Rs. 16,999.
Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 specs
The twin-SIM (Nano) Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 (ZB630KL) runs inventory Android 8.1 Oreo and is upgradable to Android 9.Zero Pie. The smartphone contains a 6.26-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) with a 19:9 facet ratio, and a 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 6. Beneath the hood, there’s a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC, coupled with 3GB, 4GB, or 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM relying on the variant.
On the optics half, the Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 has a twin rear digital camera setup with a 12-megapixel main sensor (Sony IMX486 sensor, f/1.Eight aperture, and 1.25-micron pixels) coupled with a 5-megapixel devoted depth sensor. There’s additionally a 13-megapixel sensor with an f/2.Zero aperture, 1.12-micron pixels, and an LED flash module.
The ZenFone Max Professional M2 has 32GB and 64GB of onboard storage choices that each are expandable by way of microSD card (as much as 2TB). By way of connectivity, the smartphone contains twin 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a Micro-USB port. Sensors on board embrace an accelerometer, ambient mild sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor, with a fingerprint sensor positioned on the rear panel.
Apart from, the Asus ZenFone Max Professional M2 packs a 5,000mAh battery and measures 157.9×75.5×8.5mm.