Showing posts with label Zenfone 5. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Zenfone 5. Show all posts
Thursday, January 14, 2016

[Full Firmware] ASUS Zenfone 5 A501CG/A500CG V3.24.40.87

 

How to OTA update ? (Go to settings>About>System Update>Check for Update)
How to update Manual ? Here
How to update via ADB sideload ? Here 


ZENFONE 5  firmware: 
WW VERSION
Version V3.24.40.87 (WW) 
Description【Version】
V3.24.40.87_20151222_34(MR13.1)
【Model Name】
A500CG / A501CG

【Release Date】
2016/01/14

【Release Note 】

1.Improve SIM network service stability
2.Improve modem performance
3.Improve Power Saver stability
4.Correct link to different Zentalk website
5.Correct video performance
6.Update Google security policy
7.update APN table
8.enhance the stability of 3G network connectivity
File Size727,45 (MBytes) 2016.01.14  update
Download fromGlobal


ZENFONE 5  firmware: 
TW VERSION
Version V3.24.40.87 (TW) 
DescriptionVersion】
V3.24.40.87_20151222_34(MR13.1)
【Model Name】
A500CG / A501CG

【Release Date】
2016/01/14

【Release Note 】

1.Improve SIM network service stability
2.Improve modem performance
3.Improve Power Saver stability
4.Correct link to different Zentalk website
5.Correct video performance
6.Update Google security policy
7.update APN table
8.enhance the stability of 3G network connectivity
File Size727,45 (MBytes) 2016.01.14  update
Download fromGlobal


Wednesday, October 28, 2015

[Full Firmware] ASUS Zenfone 5 T00F/A500CG v3.24.40.78 support Theme Engine

 

How to OTA update ? (Go to settings>About>System Update>Check for Update)
How to update Manual ? Here
How to update via ADB sideload ? Here 


ZENFONE 5  firmware: 
WW VERSION
Version V3.24.40.78 (WW) 
Description1        "Added features in ASUS ZenCircle :
         (1) Explore and follow the most popular or featured creations
         (2) Interact with friends via likes and comments
         (3) Share photos to Facebook, LINE, and other social networks
         (4) Allows you to take photos and apply customizable filter effects.
         (5) Discover amazing photo stories created using ASUS PixelMaster Camera and ASUS PhotoCollage"
2        Update phone APN version
3        update framecount synchronization
4        support blocking private call
5        Enable schedulely scan for wifi even while device is screen off
File Size717,45 (MBytes) 2015.10.28  update
Download fromGlobal


ZENFONE 5  firmware: 
TW VERSION
Version V3.24.40.78 (TW) 
Description1        "Added features in ASUS ZenCircle :
         (1) Explore and follow the most popular or featured creations
         (2) Interact with friends via likes and comments
         (3) Share photos to Facebook, LINE, and other social networks
         (4) Allows you to take photos and apply customizable filter effects.
         (5) Discover amazing photo stories created using ASUS PixelMaster Camera and ASUS PhotoCollage"
2        Update phone APN version
3        update framecount synchronization
4        support blocking private call
5        Enable schedulely scan for wifi even while device is screen off
File Size717,45 (MBytes) 2015.10.28  update
Download fromGlobal


Tuesday, October 27, 2015

How to Add ZenMotion to your Zenfone


ZenMotion is one of feature that come up with ASUS Zenfone 2. Sadly the first Generation of Zenfone (Zenfone 5, Zenfone 6) didn't get this feature. in the past tutorial, i've posted tutorial how to add zenmotion on first gen of Zenfone, but only for Double tap to sleep. Today Asus Zenfone Blog will post about How to add Zenmotion on Zenfone which support Double tap to Wake. but you need rooted and unlocked bootloader device. tested on Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6 lollipop rom.

Download Resources:
  1. Zenfone 5 Unlock Bootloader Tool (Download)
  2. ZenMotion Auto-Install (New version:Download |old version: Download)
Instructions:
  1. Unlock bootloader your device
  2. Root your Device (Tutorial)
  3. Enable USB Debugging (Settings>Developer Options>tick USB Debugging)
  4. Connect Zenfone with PC/Laptop
  5. Double Click Install ZenMotion.bat
  6. SuperSU Appear on your zenfone and click allow
  7. Follow instruction and Wait until done
Thanks and credit to Long Chivas from zenfoneviet.com


Monday, August 24, 2015

[ROM] Resurrection Remix V5.5.4 for Zenfone 5 by quanganh2627



Quickly, in this article, you are going to efficiently learn how to install Resurrection Remix V5.5.4 for Zenfone 5The entire process should work like a charm for you if you follow the procedure correctly. But DWYOR (Do it with your own Risk) I'm not responsible if you damaged your phone :) 

What is NOT working: GPS 
What is working: Other like Wi-Fi, baseband and etc.

How To Install Resurrection Remix V5.5.4 for Zenfone 5:


2. Then download three files (Resurrection-Remix-LP-v5.5.4-20150823-a500cg.zip, gapps-L-x86-20150816-signed.zip and Bản sao của twrp-z5-sbinsh.img) from here:
https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0BwEWY6gMvYOefktnR1Z3OHNDUi02ZkZxdnR4Q2ltTEt3QzA4Vno5RHZtQnpVZHozbGc1X00&usp=sharing

And put this files in the ADB folder. Then you should reboot your phone in the droidboot mode. (turn off you gadget then press Turn off button and volume + button)

3. Go to the ADB folder and hold Shift + Right Mouse button and right this command:

fastboot flash recovery Bản sao của twrp-z5-sbinsh.img
fastboot reboot
4. Then wait while phone is boot. Then you should turn on USB debugging. Then go to the ADB folder and hold Shift + Right Mouse button and right this commands:
adb root
adb push Resurrection-Remix-LP-v5.5.4-20150823-a500cg.zip/data/local/tmp/update.zip
adb shell "su -c 'cp -pf /data/local/tmp/update.zip /cache/'"
adb shell "su -c 'mkdir -p /cache/recovery'"
adb shell "su -c 'echo "--update_package=/cache/update.zip" > /cache/recovery/command'"
adb reboot recovery
5. Then your phone will reboot in the recovery and rom will be installed. When you see Resurrection Remix bootanimation you should manually Turn off your phone and press Turn off button and volume - button.Then your phone reboot in the recovery. You should wipe cache and userdata and then reboot to system.

**How to install GAPPS on the RR
Note: do this ONLY AFTER RR booting.
1) Go to the ADB folder and hold Shift + Right Mouse button and right this commands: 
adb root
adb push gapps-L-x86-20150816-signed.zip /data/local/tmp/update.zip
adb shell "su -c 'cp -pf /data/local/tmp/update.zip /cache/'"
adb shell "su -c 'mkdir -p /cache/recovery'"
adb shell "su -c 'echo "--update_package=/cache/update.zip" > /cache/recovery/command'"
adb reboot recovery

Screenshoots: 






 Credit to quanganh2627 , Source: http://forum.xda-developers.com/android/development/resurrection-remix-zenfone-5-t3185403
 


Tuesday, August 04, 2015

[ROM] [CM 12.1] CyanogenMod for Zenfone 5 T00F/T00J with Double-Tap to Wake


Credit to KnoneNull XDA



New Cm 12,1 Build support Double-Tap to Wake Zenfone 5
Tested by asus-zenfone.com

Download:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B05UM2q8MdJFNmpWZm1TTl9qSEE/view?usp=sharing

How To Install:
  1. Unlock Bootloader your Zenfone 5 First : Tutorial Here for Kitkat / Tutorial Here for Lollipop
  2. Extract .zip above and place to ADB Folder
  3. Enable Zenfone 5 USB Debugging
  4. Connect to PC/Laptop
  5. At ADB Folder Press Shift+Right Click > Open Command Here
  6. Type adb reboot bootloader and press Enter
  7. At Zenfone 5 Fastboot Type (at cmd):
  8. fastboot flash boot boot-newDTW.img and press enter (wait until finish)
    fastboot flash system system-DTW.img and press enter (wait until finish)
  9. Factory Reset
  10. Done

FIX
Double tap to wake  -> ok
video thumb -> ok
video play -> ok
video streaming -> ok
auto brightness -> ok

rild is now build from source
build without breaking domain
signal strength for our device -> invalid the LTE we don't use it
fix serial number
USB OTG -> ok
and ETC


Bugs
Mass Storage Full in notfication

Screenshots:






Sunday, June 07, 2015

Add Double-Tap to Sleep Zenfone 5



Today ASUS Zenfone Blog will teach you How to Add Double Tap to Sleep Zenfone 5. This Feature only work for Zenfone 5 Lollipop and only for turn off the screen (wake up not working, use power button to wake). You must have Rooted Zenfone 5 to do this Tutorial, You can easily Root Your Device with Zenfone Root Kit Here

Files needed:
  1. Root Browser (Download at Playstore)
  2. asus.hardware.touchgesture.double_tap.xml (Download)
Steps:
  1. Download asus.hardware.touchgesture.double_tap.xml above
  2. Copy to Internal/SD card
  3. Open Root Browser and Grant SuperSU
  4. Copy asus.hardware.touchgesture.double_tap.xml and paste at System/etc/permission and set permission (tap file and hold) set to rw--r--r or 0644
  5. Reboot device and go to Settings>Zenmotion
  6. Turn On Double Tap suspend
  7. Done, Double Tap anywhere at homescreen to suspend/double tap at status bar at menu to suspend.

Video Tutorial:

 


Friday, May 29, 2015

How to Downgrade ASUS Zenfone 5 A500CG from Lollipop 5.0 to Kitkat 4.4



Today ASUS Zenfone Blog will show you How to Downgrade ASUS Zenfone 5 A500CG From Lollipop to KitKat.

Downgrade Step (From L to KK)
    1. Download the downgrade tool: UL-ASUS_T00F-TW-5.2.2.2-user.zip
    2. Using MTP connecting ZenFone5 with PC. (Enable MTP: Setting-->Storage-->press the USB icon on right corner--> Enable MTP)
    3. Copy file UL-ASUS_T00F-TW-5.3.3.3-user.zip to the ZenFone5 internal storage.
    4. Remove the USB cable, the device will pops up the system upgrade information.
    5. After finished, device will auto reboot and perform factory reset.
    6. Then copy file UL-ASUS_T00F-TW-5.2.2.2-user to the ZenFone5 internal storage again.
    7. After downgraded, device will auto reboot and perform factory reset.
    8. After finished, please go to Settings->About-> software information->Build number. The version should be V2.21.40.44

      ZENFONE 5 Downgrade Version
      TW VERSION
      DescriptionASUS ZenFone 5(A500CG/A501CG) downgrade SOP (Downgrade from L to KK), V2.21.40.44 Only for TW SKU*
      Notice:
      1. Please must to download the UL-ASUS_T00F-TW-5.3.3.3-user.zip/UL-ASUS_T00F-TW-5.2.2.2-user.zip to perform downgrade procedure.
      2. Only apply to same SKU update, Example: WW->WW, CN->CN, TW->TW.
      3. Software update cannot transfer the software SKU and downgrade the software version.
      4. Downgrade image will only revert back to latest KK version
      5. After OTA downgrade, device will perform factory reset automatically.then reboot automatically to complete upgrade process
      6. System upgrade may cause part of data missing, please buckup your important data before system upgrade
      File Size750 MBytes                                                                              2015/05/28
      Download fromGlobal

      WW available Soon


      Wednesday, May 27, 2015

      How to fix Zenfone 5 "no sound" when calling after update 2.22.40.53

      this annoying trouble caused by Zenfone 5 latest system update 2.22.40.53. ASUS team are actively working for fix. for temporary way you can follow this step to fix this issue:
      1. Turn on Dial pad touch tones (settings>sound) if doesnt work,
      2. When accept incoming call press "hold" button once (upper right of 9 buttons)  
      3. Then immediatelly press it again, and then you can successfully talk on your phone

      This issue only happens on the incoming call


      Wednesday, May 20, 2015

      Android L Release Delayed Due To Zenfone Verification Process Problem



      Sad news for ASUS Zenfone 4, Zenfone 5, Zenfone 6, and Padfone S user. Today ASUS via Zentalk Super Moderator announced that ASUS will postpone Android L upgrade because verification process problem. Zenfone 1st Generation scheduled to get Android 5.0 L in Mid May, but with this announcement they will rearrange Android L upgrade schedule. This is the original post:

      Android L升級延遲公告謝謝各位用戶長期以來的支持,原訂於5月中提供ZenFone4、ZenFone5、ZenFone6、PadFoneS等機型升級至Android L系統,由於團隊在驗證過程中發現了一些問題,為了避免升級之後影響相關使用經驗,因此決定將Android L延期釋出,技術人員會加緊進行問題之修復, 完成後將盡早釋出。

      另外,The New Padfone Infinity (A86) 因處理器原廠不支援此款手機所採用的CPU 升級至Android L系統,因此我們將停止升級Android L之計劃;未來華碩仍會基於Android 4.4版提供此機型之軟體更新。

      特此公告並請見諒。
      English Translation:

      Android L upgrade delay announcement
      Thank you for your continued support users, originally scheduled for mid-May to provide ZenFone4, ZenFone5, ZenFone6, PadFoneS other models upgrade to Android L system, because the team found some problems in the google verification process, in order to avoid the impact of relevant experience after upgrade , it was decided to postpone the release of Android L technician to fix the problem will intensify, release as soon as possible after completion.  In addition, The New Padfone Infinity (A86) because the original processor does not support CPU used in this phone to upgrade to Android L system, we will stop the planned upgrade Android L; future Asus Android version 4.4 will continue to provide on this machine type of software update.  Notice is hereby given, and please forgive me.
      Source 


      Thursday, April 30, 2015

      How To Downgrade From Lollipop Beta to Kitkat


      Today Asus Zenfone Blog post tutorial How to Downgrade from Android 5.0 Lollipop Beta to Kitkat 4.4.2. Couple days ago Asus Zenfone Blog Posted ROM Lollipop Beta for Asus Zenfone 5,  If you not satisfied with the performance or want to back to KitKat This Tutorial will help you. DWYOR and Backup your data first because this tutorial will erase all your data.

      Files to Download:

      1. Asus Zenfone 5 4.4.2 System img (Download Here/MIRROR)
      2. Boot.img recovery.img fastboot.img (Download Here)

      Instructions:

      1. Download Files Above and Extract 
      2. Activate USB Debugging (Go to Developer Options>USB Debugging)
      3. Connect Zenfone 5 Lollipop to PC/Laptop
      4. Open WW Folder and Open CMD (Shift+Right Click > Open Command Here)
      5. Check if your Zenfone Connected or Not. Type: ADB devices and you will see your device connected or not (Don't forget to click authorize on Zenfone 5 screen)
      6. Now Reboot to Bootloader by Typing: adb reboot bootloader
      7. After Entering bootloader then flash boot.img, fastboot.img, and recovery.img. type: fastboot flash boot boot.img then wait until finished type: fastboot flash recovery recovery.img then wait until finished, type: fastboot flash fastboot fastboot.img
      8. Go to System Image Folder and Open CMD (Shift+Right Click>Open Command Here)
      9. Type: fastboot flash system system.img and wait until compete

      10. Go to Droidboot and Choose Factory Reset
      11. Reboot and Your Zenfone will be back to KitKat


      Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      How to Enter Asus Zenfone Lollipop Recovery


      What is recovery?  In Android, recovery refers to the dedicated, bootable partition that has the recovery console installed.  A combination of key presses (or instructions from a command line) will boot your phone to recovery, where you can find tools to help repair (recover) your installation as well as install official OS updates. 

      Today Asus Zenfone Blog will teach you How to Enter Recovery Mode on ASUS Zenfone 5/6 Lollipop

      Entering Recovery Mode

      1. Turn off your Zenfone
      2. Hold Power button + Volume up
      3. When the phone is vibrating release power button
      4. Then the display change like this:
      5. You can select Normal Boot or recovery Boot by pressing Volume up/volume down. To enter recovery choose recovery mode
      6. Then You will see sleep android robot, Press Power button + Volume up and release the buttons
      7. The you will see Asus Zenfone Lollipop Recovery Mode


      Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      How to Enter One Hand Mode on ASUS Zenfone

      ASUS Zenfone One Hand Mode

      Today Asus Zenfone Blog will teach you How to Enter One Hand Mode. This Method can Be use for ASUS Zenfone 2, Zenfone 5 Lollipop and Zenfone 6 Lollipop. What is One Hand Mode? Since Zenfone 2 and Zenfone 5 has big screen it's must be difficult to operate without two hand. this feature make user can operate Zenfone with only one hand.

      1. Go to Apps
      2. Select Settings > Asus customized Settings
      3. One Hand Mode, tick Quick Trigger so you can double tap home button to operate one hand mode
      4. Double Tap Home Button


      Friday, April 24, 2015

      TWRP - Philz Recovery Zenfone 5 (Kitkat/Lollipop)






      Download TWRP-Philz AutoInstaller :


      http://adf.ly/1FlzAn

      flashing the TWRP Recovery Zenfone 5 (Work at Kitkat/Lollipop)
      1. Download File Above
      2. Enable USB Debugging (Tutorial Here)
      3. Connect Zenfone 5 With PC/Laptop
      4. Double click TWRPRecovery-install.bat

      flashing the PhilZ Touch Recovery
      Zenfone 5 (Work at Kitkat/Lollipop)
      1. Download File Above
      2. Enable USB Debugging (Tutorial Here)
      3. Connect Zenfone 5 With PC/Laptop
      4. Double click PhilZTouchRecovery-installer.bat

      To Apply OTA Update, you must back to Original Recovery:

      1. Download File Above
      2. Enable USB Debugging (Tutorial Here)
      3. Connect Zenfone 5 With PC/Laptop
      4. Double click lockbootloader-forOTA.bat

      Video Tutorial:




      Thursday, April 23, 2015

      Philz Touch Recovery Zenfone 5 Kitkat




      Instruction for install Philz Touch Recovery


      1. make sure usb debug is enable
      2. plug your phone while open
      3. double click PhilZTouchRecovery-installer.bat and your done you have PhilZ Touch Recovery
      4. Download file
      5. zenfone kitkat auto installer Philz touch recovery -> download

      Be Inform
      if you stock at usb logo after using PhilZ Touch Recovery
      hold power + volume up youneed to go to droidboot and then process to reboot
      this is not for newbie thanks


      Thanks to Zenfone.ph


      Thursday, February 05, 2015

      [Full Firmware] Zenfone 5 A500CG T00F V2.21.40.44

       

      How to OTA update ? (Go to settings>About>System Update>Check for Update)
      How to update Manual ? Here
      How to update via ADB sideload ? Here 

      Download only FOTA Files Here

      ZENFONE 5  firmware: 
      WW VERSION
      Version V2.21.40.44(WW) 
      DescriptionASUS ZenFone 5(T00F/T00J) software Image: V2.21.40.44 for TW SKU only*
      Improvement Item:
      1.Update phone APN version to 81.
      2.Update per Facebook sharing policy
      3.Due to changes in Facebook’s service policy, ASUS apps will no longer be able to access the list of all your Facebook friends or their public information such as birthdays, feeds, public albums, and etc. Some features have been modified in order to comply with this new policy. Thank you for your understanding.

      Changes on the apps:
      ASUS Gallery
       Friends’ public albums are no longer in service.
       Likes and comments feature are disabled.
      ASUS Contacts
       Friends’ recent feeds push notification are disabled.
       Lower resolution profile picture is used.
       Option to set contact’s cover image from Facebook is removed.
       Synchronization of birthday information is not supported.
      Phone In-call screen
       Lower resolution profile picture is used.

      5. Improve ystem stability

      For more information please refer to:
      WW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/ReleaseNotes


      Steps of Update:
      1. Check software version of your device**
      2. Download device software and Update SOP (From “Manual” Item)
      3. Only apply to same SKU update, Example: WW->WW, CN->CN, TW->TW.
      4. Software update cannot transfer the software SKU and downgrade the software version.
      5. Wrong SKU may cause update failure, please update the same SKU version only.
      *How to know the device model?
      Path: Settings->About-> Model number
      Example: ASUS_T00I
      **How to know the device software version?
      Path: Settings->About-> software information->Build number
      ***System upgrade may cause part of data missing, please buckup your important data before system upgrading.
      File Size748,02 (MBytes) 2015.02.04  update
      Download fromGlobal

      ZENFONE 5  firmware: 
      TW VERSION
      Version V2.21.40.44(TW) 
      DescriptionASUS ZenFone 5(T00F/T00J) software Image: V2.21.40.44 for TW SKU only*
      Improvement Item:
      1.Update phone APN version to 81.
      2.Update per Facebook sharing policy
      3.Due to changes in Facebook’s service policy, ASUS apps will no longer be able to access the list of all your Facebook friends or their public information such as birthdays, feeds, public albums, and etc. Some features have been modified in order to comply with this new policy. Thank you for your understanding.

      Changes on the apps:
      ASUS Gallery
       Friends’ public albums are no longer in service.
       Likes and comments feature are disabled.
      ASUS Contacts
       Friends’ recent feeds push notification are disabled.
       Lower resolution profile picture is used.
       Option to set contact’s cover image from Facebook is removed.
       Synchronization of birthday information is not supported.
      Phone In-call screen
       Lower resolution profile picture is used.

      5. Improve ystem stability

      For more information please refer to:
      TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes


      Steps of Update:
      1. Check software version of your device**
      2. Download device software and Update SOP (From “Manual” Item)
      3. Only apply to same SKU update, Example: WW->WW, CN->CN, TW->TW.
      4. Software update cannot transfer the software SKU and downgrade the software version.
      5. Wrong SKU may cause update failure, please update the same SKU version only.
      *How to know the device model?
      Path: Settings->About-> Model number
      Example: ASUS_T00I
      **How to know the device software version?
      Path: Settings->About-> software information->Build number
      ***System upgrade may cause part of data missing, please buckup your important data before system upgrading.
      File Size750,33 (MBytes)               2015.01.29  update
      Download fromGlobal





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