Asus has begun the rollout of steady Android Pie replace for its first gaming-centric phone – the Asus ROG Phone. The replace, which is presently being seeded in a phased method to ROG Phone customers, brings a tonne of UI adjustments other than the OS improve and the same old set of Android Pie options. For instance, the Android Pie replace for the ROG Phone has renamed the Game Center to Armoury Crate and has given it a redesign, extra according to what we noticed on the Asus ROG Phone 2. Moreover, the Game Genie panel has additionally obtained a makeover with some new options in tow.
The announcement of the Android Pie replace’s launch was made by way of a post on the Asus ZenTalk neighborhood discussion board. The Android Pie replace for the ROG Phone carries the construct quantity 16.0410.1910.91. However, the changelog shared by Asus does not reveal if the replace additionally brings an up to date Android safety patch. It additionally does not point out the region-wise rollout schedule. We’ve reached out to Asus India for affirmation relating to the replace’s availability in India and can replace the article with its response.
As for the Android Pie replace for the Asus ROG Phone 2, it’s reportedly 1.4GB in dimension and has already reached some customers. Talking in regards to the adjustments, the replace removes a number of bloatware that features AI charging, Page Marker, Report Location in Safeguard, Yandex cloud possibility of the File Manager app, ZeniMoji, and the climate setting. It additionally upgrades the erstwhile Game Center by redesigning it and renaming it to Crate Armoury. Talking in regards to the redesign, the Game Genie panel has additionally obtained a makeover and a few new options have been added to it as effectively.
Additionally, the Calculator, Clock, Contacts, File Manager, Gallery, Mobile Manager, and Weather apps have been revamped too. Talking about new options, the Android Pie replace for Asus ROG Phone provides Adaptive Brightness, Adaptive Battery, New notifications, Status bar icon supervisor, Screen recorder, and Local backup instruments in Settings apps. The Weather app has obtained a 24-hour forecast characteristic, the quantity management panel will get a brand new look, and swipe up on residence button gesture has been added as effectively.