Mumbai, India, October 1, 2014: ASUS today made special announcement on firmware update upgrading the Zenfone 4 to Android 4.4 KitKatand with many new exciting features. The update features updates in ZenUI, log system, phone and messaging features, Camera and photo editing and in numerous other applications.
Peter Chang, Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager – System Business Group – ASUS India said, “Our users have been eagerly awaiting the android update and we are extremely elated to announce its upgradation at this time of the year. The Kitkat update and other additional interesting features will further redefine their experience with their Zenfones.”
ASUS Zenfone 4 with Android 4.4 KitKat
The ASUS Zenfone 4 with Android 4.4 KitKat update further upgrades your experience with ZenUI. The device further features filter effects for videos, facilitates reply via call-in SIM card and auto selection of the right phone number via the call by the system. It also supports full dual standby with two SIM cards (applies to dual SIM models only) and a special Do Not Disturb mode.
The device will also witness a detailed change in log system. This includes an introduction of Do Not Disturb mode and Customizable applications in Quick Tool Box. Its Extended Easy Mode will have the Contacts, Call Log, Dialer and Messaging apps adapt for improved readability in Easy Mode. The extended ASUS ZenUI Launcher will now have the missed calls, unread e-mails and unread messages from VIP contacts now be displayed.
The camera and photo editing will now provide an option to automatically enable Image Stabilization when hand shaking is detected and Filter effects for videos. The device also has enhanced display now in landscape mode on phones and tablets and has addedMicroFilm feature wherein users can add video rotation function.
Zenfone users can now have Data Transfer – Data migration assistance to easily transfer user data from other mobile devices to Zen Devices with additional PC Link and Remote Link. They will also have an Omlet Chat with added “Bbbler Actors” emoticons. FM Radio will now auto scan local radio stations, manual frequency input, added support for– Program Service & Radio Text of RDS”.
Other new functionalities will include Support for 24-hour format, User-adjustable widget transparency, Swipe to skip cards and Quick Action Button to what’s next notification.
ASUS is confident that with the online medium and extensive presence pan India, the company will be able to complement the incredible responses that they are receiving for the entire Zenfone Series which is very competitively priced. ASUS presently has 4 variants of Zenfone Series which have received path breaking response from the Indian Market. The company is constantly acting in order to meet the demand and also to cater to all their requirements with the firmware updates.