Asus which is making its name in the mobile world had earlier in April 2015 announced that the Zenfone 4 and 5 will be getting the Android Lollipop OS update in May end, but Asus has gone back on its word and now saying that firmware upgrade will be postponed and has announced a specific timeline for the Android Lollipop 5.0 OS update for Zenfone 5 in specific.
There was no official announcement but this was noted when a Asus Zenfone 5 user in Facebook asked about the update release, Asus India replied that Android Lollipop Firmware upgrade will be released in the next three to four months and not before that.
Asus India in its official Facebook reply stated “We regret the inconvenience caused to you”.
Earlier in the first week of May Asus had released that there will be an Software update for the Asus Zenfone 5 model A500KL but there was no update rolling out till date and now this news the update has been postponed is making Zenfone 4, 5 and 6 users frustrated across the world.
With the latest news it is clear that the update will be available starting from the months of August or September and not before that for the Asus Zenfone 4, 5 and 6 models.
Hope that Asus works on the update a bit faster and releases the update before the scheduled dates or else it will be affecting its market share with other similarly priced device coming out with Android Lollipop 5.0 pre installed and even getting new updates regularly.
So specifically for the Asus Zenfone 5 LTE models users do keep checking your devices for any new Android lollipop OS updates, if Asus plans to release the updates earlier than expected. We will be covering the update news and will be updating you with the latest news. Keep checking this space for more updates regularly for news about Android Lollipop 5.0 update for Asus Zenfone series phones.