[Direct Download] Asus Padfone 2 Update v10.4.9.6 Now Available for WWE/RU Variants

Asus Padfone 2 Update

In late December, Asus has started rolling out the Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean update for the Padfone 2 device. It looks like, the manufacturer is continuing to support the owners of the owners of the Padfone 2, by keeping it up-to-date. Asus is now pushing out a new firmware update for the device, carrying a handful of improvements and enhancements. The software version bumps up to WWE_V10.4.9.6 or RU_V10.4.9.6. The Android OS version remains at v4.1, Jelly Bean,

The changelog, below:

# Added 7-day weather forecast
# Added revolving desktop wallpapers and pinch-to-preview feature for all desktop wallpapers in one screen of Pad
# Added multiple line translation feature in the default browser
# Enhanced system stability
# Improved video playback quality
# Added full screen playback of YouTube videos on Pad
# Improved HDR photo quality
# Improved camera focus, video recording, and preview functions
# Improved phonetic typing speed
# Improved Bejeweled game’s audio playback
# Improved call stability using a Bluetooth headset
# Improved power-saving feature: White PadFone2 backlight keys will only light up in a low light environment.
# Improved Wi-fi AP’s compatibility and system stability
# Improved MP3 audio playback and ringtone’s volume and stability
# Improved incoming e-mail handling
# Improved WeatherTime Widget’s stability

The update is currently rolling out for the WWE and RU editions of the Padfone 2. Users can check for the update by hitting Settings –> About PadFone and check further instructions to initiate the OTA update process. Or else you can download the full image of update (709MB of size) from the dedicated Padfone 2 webpage of Asus website and flash it on your device.


Source: Asus

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