Android 12 is already slowly coming to different devices. After Samsung made One UI 4.0 available again for its devices after a short break for troubleshooting, it was now ASUS’s turn. However, the stable version of Android 12 is already available after a few beta versions for ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 8 Flip.
Android 12: stable version is already on ZenFone 8. Download here
This disclosure was made through the ZenTalk forums. However, in addition to announcing the new version, this manufacturer has left a download link for the new version. This is very important. Is that who does not receive the update notification can download and install. The link for ZenFone 8 is this one by the way. In the case of the ZenFone 8 Flip, you can download it here.
The Android 12 update for ZenFone 8 brings the software to version 31.1004.0404.73. Make sure you are connected to a Wi-Fi network to download it. It’s only 3.4 GB.
The news is really a lot. We have a completely new contact manager right from the start. The same with the file manager, the clock, the calculator, the gallery and the system update.
There is also more privacy and that is an important point. We have indicators that let us know when the camera or microphone is on.
We also have a new widget page in the launcher. Note, however, that not all apps are compatible with Android 12. The vast majority, however.
Is it worth installing?
My opinion is yes. Also because Android 12 comes with performance improvements, not to mention privacy.
However, if for some reason you don’t like it, it has a huge advantage. Simply download a file and downgrade without any problems. In the case of ZenFone 8, the link to the downgrade package is here. In the case of the ZenFone 8 Flip, you can find it here.