Asus has started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat update to it’s ZenFone 3 Deluxe smartphones. This is the first wide rollout of Nougat for Asus devices, earlier to this Asus ZenFone 3 received Nougat update in some regions. The Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe Android Nougat update comes with software version version V126.96.36.199 and hitting units with model number ZS550KL.
Along with the Nougat features including split-screen app mode, customizable quick settings, improved Doze Mode, and more, the new update also brings the new ZenFone software and some improvements. With the new update pre-loaded app for sharing files Share Link has been removed, the ShakeShake gesture is no longer supported in ZenMotion. Also some app shortcuts are removed such as Audio Wizard, Splendid, System update, and Flashlight – from all apps menu, as well as some pre-loaded live wallpapers that are not compatible with Nougat.
As usual the OTA update is rolling out gradually, it may take some days to reach your device. In the mean time you can check for any software upgrade notification manually by heading to 【Setting】->【About】->【System Update】. The OTA rollout will take around a week to reach out to all devices.