Asus Zenfone Max Plus M1 is missing the January 2019 update

January 2019 didn’t bring a fresh firmware update to Zenfone Max Plus M1 users. How unusual is that? Asus was updating its ZenFone Max Plus (M1) pretty regularly so far. Even if there was not many new features or bug fixes, there were monthly updates with Google’s security patches. Every month around the third week the new version of firmware… Read more »

ASUS ZenFone Max Plus (M1) will get an upgrade to Android Pie 9.0

Just two months after ASUS ZenFone Max Plus (M1) got an upgrade from Android 7.0 to Android 8.1 Asus reported on their support forum that the upgrade to Android Pie 9.0 is also coming “in the future”. Here’s the quote from Selena_ASUS, one of the moderators of Zenfone forum: “ZB570TL, ASUS will provide the “Android Pie” update in the future…. Read more »

ASUS ZenFone Max Plus (M1) firmware update to 15.02.1810.380 – Android 8.1 Oreo

It has been a month since Asus has released firmware to Asus ZenFone Max Plus that included Android Oreo. I was lucky to be stranded on a tropical island with no connection so I couldn’t install it because it turn out the new firmware is a disaster. The numbers od users comlpaining in the forum spiked and they were quoting… Read more »