Asus 6Z is getting updates with official ARCore support

Recently on May Asus launched their 2019 flagship ZenFone 6. This phone had an intention to keep odds in them. So, it introduced to a flip camera system. Yes, this was the very first phone to be launched with an unique technology, flip camera module. This attracted the tech-enthusiasts most. Though the camera is said to hold the first place on DxO Mark. As there is no selfie camera, the primary camera flips and turns towards the mobile for selfie. Basically primary and selfie, both cameras are same, 48MP Sony IMX sensor.

This phone was targeted to the people who wants flagship hardware in a solid price. But for some trademark issues, this phone was launched as Asus 6Z in India. Simply this device attracted a lot of people and having a great sale for them.

Currently this phone is getting an OTA update that brings the latest security patches and support for the ARCore in mobile as it was reported to be imminent.

The update version is v16.1210.1906.156 and almost is 396.8MB in size.

The update brings:

  • ARCore support .
  • Camera encashments that enable 8X zoom in photo mode, remove the time limits for full hd video recording, improved camera flipping stability, improved image quality with lower noice reduction. And it also adds a feature of volume key to start or stop video recording in camera app.
  • Improved video call.
  • Newly updated Translation Strings in Settings.
  • Solved Screen Shot related bug. Improved Screen Shot stability.
  • TaiwanMobile VoWiFi.
  • June security patch.

The update is rolled out and coming to mobiles in multiple batches. The update is 396.8MB, and will be available to download in Settings app. The key feature of the update is actually official ARCore support.

Here you can get the bootloader and Kernel Source for Asus 6Z. Or you can visit this link.