The initial smartphone likely to obtain the update is the Zenfone 5 LTE (A500KL) that will be receiving the upgrade in the start of the month of May 2015. With the upgradation, the handsets will get modifications in Material Design, UI, notifications and lots other.
There will also be a battery saver trait, novel speedy settings, and a complete smoother and heftier experience with ART (Android Runtime). The upgrade also brings the alternative to generate a number of separate customer profiles, screen pinning in addition to children mode.
The Zenfone S (PF500KL) will be acquiring the upgrade in the start of the coming month (June 2015). All the formerly revealed modifications might not apply for all Zenfone handsets. The introduction of the upgrade will differ from nation to nation.
The Android 4.4 KitKat upgrade for the smartphones started rolling out during the month of October last year. Especially, the recently rolled out Zenfone 2 boasts of Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box.
As per reports, the Android 5.0 Lollipop upgrades Kindle, Asus Webstorage, and Super Note application programs; brings new lockscreen that take away standalone wallpaper and weather aspects (1G RAM version only); a transformation to the speedy settings/recent application program layouts (1G RAM version only); refurbished Dialler and Contacts; exclusion of in-call animation plus cover; accumulation of My Ocean wallpaper, Day Scene Live Wallpaper, TripAdvisor, and Asus Auto-start Service Manager application program, and auto-start service manager, in addition to enhanced VOIP handset call function and music task.
On Thursday, the ZenFone 2 series earlier than India availability began receiving its primary FOTA (firmware over-the-air) update the additional new traits.