After rolling out Android 11 update for Zenfone 6 in December last year, the Taiwanese manufacturer Asus has started seeding Android 11 OTA for the Asus Zenfone 7 twins. The update is rolling out at the time we are writing this post, if you are getting impatient to get the update, then we must tell you that the Android 11 update for Asus Zenfone 7 Pro is available to download as build WW_220.127.116.11, that combines with model number and becomes ZS670KS_WW_18.104.22.168 for the Zenfone 7 while ZS671KS_WW_22.214.171.124 for the Pro model.
The update comes with latest security patch, with refreshed look presented by Android 11, and Asus specific optimization in the firmware. The official change log is mentioned below the block quotes below. If you want to upgrade your device on latest firmware, just follow the instruction mentioned below to download and install the WW_126.96.36.199 firmware update on your device.
Device Name: Zenfone 7/7 Pro
Device Model: ZS670KS/ZS671KS
Fota version: WW_188.8.131.52
Android OS: Android 11
Android Security Patch Level: March 2021
Update Size: 1.4GB
Android 11 Change log: Translated
Upgrade system to Android 11
Update applications such as smart housekeeper, contact person, phone, file management, computer, clock, picture library, weather, recording program, settings, one-key switch and local backup
Support one-time permissions, improved file access permission control, automatic reset permissions and other privacy functions
Supports maintaining Bluetooth connection when flying mode is turned on
Adjusted to the Android 11 notification bar style, support for displaying notifications of ongoing conversations
The classic power button style supports Android 11 device control and Google Pay.
Added the use of buttons to adjust the volume and return to advanced gesture settings. Adjust the style and automatically switch the color setting of the system. Remove one-handed mode.
Notification settings Added notification records and dialog settings
Adjust the quick setting panel interface and support media control. Added nearby sharing option (need to be added manually)
Some third-party software is not yet compatible with Android 11
Please backup your data before upgrading. If you want to downgrade from Android 11 to Android 10, you can use the official software package, but all data will be erased
The system update “Wi-Fi automatic download and installation” setting is turned on by default
Download WW_184.108.40.206 Android 11 OTA for ASUS Zenfone 7 & 7 Pro
Download the update from the link below.
Unlock your device and Open the app drawer and then tap on the Settings icon in the apps drawer.
Once in the Setting menu, head to the “About phone” section from the list of available settings.
Now select tap on “System updates” and check for the available system updates.
It will notify you of the update, and let it install automatically.
Note: If you get OTA update right on your device, then before installing the update it is mandatory to charge your device minimum at 60% to avoid shut down. Good Luck 🙂