ASUS ZenFone 3 now available with Android Nougat 7.0 update


Today, ASUS Malaysia is pleased to announce that the ASUS ZenFone 3 series – ZE520KL and ZE552KL variants – are now available for Android 7.0 Nougat updates! The updates can be found via OTA (over-the-air) and we suggest all end-users to check it manually inside your settings. You will also need at least 1.5GB free space to update your smartphone. Below is the note of the update.

Release Notes

  • Update version: V14.2015.1701.8
  • Release date: March 8, 2017
  1. Add bundled notifications switch. (Settings > Notification > Configure notifications).
  2. Improve Touch performance.
  3. Enable FET VoLTE and VoWiFi.
  4. Remove "Share Link" as it does not work properly on Android N.
  5. Remove redundant app shortcuts “Audio Wizard”, “Splendid”, “System update” and “Flashlight” from all apps menu.
  6. Remove “Tap and hold to show menu” from, and add “Tap and hold to activate Multi-window” to Settings > ASUS customized settings > Recent apps key.
  7. Quick Settings now supports multiple pages, you can swipe left to right to see more quick settings if using more than 12. User can enter or edit screen by tap the edit button on top right corner to determine which settings enabling or disabling.
  8. Split “Ringtone & Notifications” volume bar into “Ringtone” and “Notification” volume bars on “Volume Panel” and “Sound & Vibration” Settings. So users can adjust  “Ringtone” and “Notification” volume respectively.
  9. Remove Shake Shake from ZenMotion.
  10. Please note that some live wallpapers (Holo Spiral, Bubbles, Black Hole, Phase Beam) are not compatible with Android N and will be removed after system upgrade.
  11. For user who upgrade from Android M to Android N and do Factory reset, the home workspace will be updated to the new layout.


For more product details on the ASUS ZenFone 3, kindly visit their ZenFone 3 homepage and stay tuned for more ASUS news at