We were expecting Android 9 Pie to hit a number of Asus devices including the Zenfone Max M2 earlier this spring. In March, it was announced that the update was to be delayed until April 15 at the latest — and now, five weeks later, it’s finally landing. Better late than never?
The update brings not only Pie and all its features, but also the May security patch. If you’ve got a Max M2 and haven’t seen it yet, you can head to Settings > System > System updates to check for the update manually. Read More
When ASUS started updating a few of its phones to Android Pie, it ran into issues for some models, including the Zenphone Max Pro M1 and M2. Their upgrade was supposed to roll out in March, but the company had to apologize and delay the release to mid-April. True to its word, ASUS is now pushing the new software to the first devices in a staged distribution, starting in India. Read More
ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 and M2 get Android Pie was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
ASUS is raising the bar with its latest budget phone.
ASUS’ ZenFone Max Pro M1 was one of the best budget phones of 2018, with the Taiwanese manufacturer managing to keep up with Xiaomi. Barely six months later, ASUS is looking to continue that momentum with the ZenFone Max Pro M2, which offers a slew of upgrades while retaining the same great price point.