Taiwanese giant Asus has confirmed that the timeline of Android Lollipop OS update release to Zenfone series smartphones.
The Nexus 7 maker ( via official blog) has revealed that the Google's latest mobile OS update ( Android 5.0 Lollipop) roll out process will begin in April 2015, starting with Zenfone series 4, 5, 6, Padfone S (PF500KL) and later in June for Padfone Infinity (A89).
With the announcement, Asus joins the likes of LG, Sony, HTC and Motorola, among others. All those players have already confirmed to roll out Android 5.0 Lollipop update to their respective devices.
In the meanwhile, Samsung has not officially revealed any details regarding the latest OS update to its flagship devices. However, if rumors are to be believed, the Galaxy S5 might get the latest Android update in December 2014.
Another big-time player, Motorola, plans to update its entire Android-powered smartphone lineup to Android 5.0 Lollipop. In fact the company recently posted Android 5.0 Lollipop update tracking page.
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Android 5.0 Lollipop ships with the newly introduced Nexus 9 and Nexus 6 devices. Lollipop features all new user interface (UI), cross platform support and improved security.
Updated Zenfone series Coming Soon
Asus is reportedly planning to launch its next-gen ZenFone series smartphone at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) next year. The company originally launched its Zenfone series at this year's CES tech show. Asus is tipped to launch a new 5.5-ich handset under its Zenfone series, according to multiple reports.
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