Asus ZenFone 5Z first major update brings important camera improvements, RAW support

Asus ZenFone 5Z first major update brings important camera improvements, RAW support
Asus ZenFone 5Z recently went on pre-order in the United States at a decent price, but it's not until August 6 that the phone will actually hit shelves. The flagship can be had for just $500, which a great price for what it has to offer (Snapdragon 845 CPU, 6GB RAM, 6.2-inch display, dual-camera).

If you've bought one and expect Asus to deliver it to you next week, you'll be pleased to know that there's an update available for the ZenFone 5Z, which brings quite a lot of goodies for the phone's camera.

Besides enabling RAW file support for the ZenFone 5Z, and adding the Panorama mode, the update brings quite a lot of other new features and improvements, which you can find below:

  • Add on/off button for EIS;
  • Enable flash feature in Pro mode;
  • Filters upgraded to Real-Time Filters;
  • Camera Improvements;
  • Improve HDR functionality;
  • Improve camera stability;
  • Improve auto exposure;
  • Improve photo sharpness;
  • Improve auto focus functionality;
  • Improve slow motion quality and file size(720p);
  • Boost audio quality in video to 192kbps bitrate;
  • Improve general Video quality.

Also, Asus included some Wi-Fi stability improvements and other bug fixes in the update. Although the update is already being rolled out in many countries, it's unclear when it will hit the U.S.

source: Asus

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ZenFone 5z
  • Display 6.2 inches
    2246 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera (Dual camera)
    8 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
    8GB RAM
  • Storage 256GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 3300 mAh
  • OS Android 10
    ASUS Zen UI


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