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ASUS ZenFone 3 ZE552KL Stock ROM and Kernel


Today ZenFoneblog will post about ZenFone 3 ZE552KL Stock ROM and Kernel. Stock ROMs are the ones which come by default in Android phones or tablets. These are customized versions of Android done by mobile companies to make their devices unique in looks and features. With this stock ROM you can recover from bootloop/crash/want to back to default ROM.

How to Flash?

1. Via ADB Sideload (Tutorial)


ZENFONE 3 ZE552KL: 
WW VERSION
Version WW_13.16.5.36(WW) 

DescriptionASUS ZenFone 3 ZE552KL (Z012D)software Image: V13.16.5.36 for WW SKU only*
For more information please refer to:
TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes
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, .
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_Z00ED
**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
File Size1.75 GB                                                   
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ZENFONE 3 ZE552KL Kernel: 
Version V13.16.5.33

File Size
126MB                                              
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[Full Firmware] Zenfone 2 ZE551ML V2.20.40.150

 

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

Download only FOTA Files Here
 

ZENFONE 2 ZE551ML Z00A firmware: 
CN VERSION
Version V2.20.40.150  (CN) 
 

DescriptionRelease Note
ASUS ZenFone 2=ZE551ML(Z00AD/Z00ADA/Z00ADB/Z00ADC) software Image: V2.20.40.150 for CN SKU only*
Improvement Item:

1.Several Apps update
2.Fix icon display issue in Settings
3.Improve the stability of Snap View
4.Improve the stability of Lockscreen
5.Improve the stability of Camera 
6.Fixed WiFi Hotspot issue
7.Fixed Data transmission issue
8.Fixed Bluetooth transmission issue
9.Fixed SD card related issue
10.Extend the shutdown mimunes by power key press.
11.Improve the compatibility of apps

For more information please refer to:
TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes
WW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/ReleaseNotes
CN:http://zentalk.asus.com.cn/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, .
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 Size1.03GB                                                                             2015.12.17 update
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WW/TW soon


CyanogenMod 13 For ASUS ZenFone 5 (Android 6.0)

Asus ZenFone 5 will not upgrade-able to Android Marshmallow based on ASUS Android 6.0 Update plan, but there are a lot of developer out there still try to support this device. A couple days ago dgadelha, senior member xda developer …




[Full Firmware] Zenfone 2 ZE551ML V2.20.40.97

 

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

Download only FOTA Files Here
 

ZENFONE 2 ZE551ML Z00A firmware: 
WW VERSION
Version WW-2.20.40.97 (WW) 
 

DescriptionRelease Note
ASUS ZenFone 2=ZE551ML(Z00AD/Z00ADA/Z00ADB/Z00ADC) software Image: V2.20.40.97 for WW SKU only*
Improvement Item:

1. Fix Power and Boost duplicated icon issue
2. Fix System UI randomly crash issue when in Turkish language

For more information please refer to:
TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes
WW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/ReleaseNotes
CN:http://zentalk.asus.com.cn/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, .
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 Size1.1 GB                                                                             2015.09.23  update
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[ROM][Android 6.0] CyanogenMod 13.0 For ASUS Zenfone 2


CyanogenMod 13 will be the next version of the world’s most popular custom ROM for Android, and based on Android version 6.0 Marshmallow. Couple days ago XDA Senior member jrior001 succeed to build CyanogenMod 13 for ASUS Zenfone 2. The ROM is Boot-able but still in alpha stage with several bugs and maybe cause random problems but it’s a huge steps to further development

How to Install CyanogenMod 13 on ASUS Zenfone 2:

  1. You need Unlock Bootloader your device (Tutorial)
  2. Make sure you have installed custom recovery (Tutorial)
  3. Perform a NANDroid backup of your current ROM (Optional)
  4. Wipe data & cache partitions of your device (required when coming from stock!)
  5. Flash CyanogenMod ROM Download->(Zenfone 2 Z00A | Zenfone 2 Z008)
  6. Optional: Install the Google Apps addon package (Download) choose x86 gapps

Known Issues

  1. RIL is a sloppy mess. Data will likely not connect at first boot and will need manual setup after boot.
  2. dialer shows an ugly screen on incoming calls
  3. Miracast displays are broken
  4. package manager sometimes installs x86 libs when it needs arm libs (causes some apps to not work at all)
  5. selinux enforcing mode
  6. sim 2 cannot be disabled
  7. sim 2 audio quality issues when also on a call on sim 1 (unconfirmed)
  8. sim 2 ends up disabled after airplane mode and potentially (unconfirmed) after extended periods without cell service.
  9. USB UMS (Mass Storage) – Killed off for now, MTP works just fine

Source: XDA




[ROM][5.1.1] BlissPop 4.0.3 for ASUS Zenfone 2 by Team Bliss

BlissPOP for ASUS Zenfone 2
[Official][5.1.1] BlissPop 4.0.3 for ASUS Zenfone 2 by Team Bliss

Credit to BlissROM original post: XDA | BitOBSessiOn

Team Bliss is pleased to present to you BlissPop Rom! BlissPop is one of the most highly customization-able roms that you can install on your mobile device, and we hope you have a truly blissful experience. A huge thanks to CyanogenMod for the source and all the work and dedication their team puts in to keep us updated. BlissPop is CM12.1 based, with some features added in from various roms, and we will continue to update features as they become available.

Download BlissPop:

Download Gapps:

Installation Instructions:

Installing BlissPop 4.0.3 for ASUS Zenfone 2:
– Make sure you are rooted.
– Make sure you’re running a proper working custom recovery (TWRP tutorial here)
Download and Copy Gapps and BlissPop ROM to your SDCard
– Boot into Recovery
– Perform a FULL factory wipe and wipe/system and dalvik cache as a precaution
– Flash BlissPop 
– Flash Gapps zip from SDCard
– Reboot, First boot may take up to 10 minutes

Features:

CM12 Theme Engine
Status Bar
-Clock & Date Options
-Battery Options
-Battery Bar Options
-SuperUser Indicator
-Bluetooth Indicator
-Brightness Control
-Mobile & Wifi Icon Options
-Notification & System Icon Options
-Network Traffic Monitor
-Breathing Notifications
-Bliss Logo Option
-Notification Count

Navigation & Button Options
-Set Navigation Ring Targets
-Backlight Brightness & Timeout
-Overflow Button Settings
-Navigation Bar Toggle
-Set Navigation Buttons, Layout & Dimension
-Double Tap to Sleep
-Power Button End Call Option
-Home Button Options
-Back Button Wake Up Option
-Menu Button Options
-Search Button Options
-Left-Handed Mode

Recents Options
-Memory Bar
-Clear All Button Tweaks
-Clear All tasks
-Clear All Recents Location
-Option to show Google search bar in recents Menu
-OmniSwitch (Option to replace recents menu with Omniswitch)

Notification Drawer
-Status Bar Header (Weather)
-Tile Options
-Flashlight Option
-Custom Color Tile Options (Set Background, Icons & Text)
-Quick Setting Options
-Quick & Smart Pulldown
-Brightness Slider Toggle
-Vibrate, Detailed Wifi View & Advanced Location Options
-SlimActions Tile
-Auto Close Panel
-Force Expanded Notifications

Heads Up Notifications
Lockscreen Options
-Long Press Lock Icon to Sleep
-Shortcuts
-Bottom Corner Targets
-Weather Options
-Customize Text & Icon Colors
-Clock Widget Settings
-Music Visualizer Options
-Power Button Lock Options
-Lock Method Options

Power Menu Options
-Power Off
-Reboot
-One Click Reboot
-Screenshot (with delay option)
-Screen Record
-Profile Switcher
-Airplane Mode
-User Switcher
-Settings Shortcut
-Device Lockdown
-Sound Panel

Gesture Anywhere
-Location Options
-Trigger Regions

Animations
-IME Animations
-Toast Animations
-Listview Animations
-System Animations
-Scrolling Cache
-Scrolling Modifiers

App Circle Bar
-Included Apps
-Trigger width, position and height

Sound Options
-Link Ringtone & Notification Toggle
-Media, Alarm, Ring & Notification Sound Options
-Volume Steps
-Volume Panel Timeout
-Interruptions
-Launch Music Apps
-Dial Pad Tones
-Screen Locking Sound
-Touch Sounds
-Charging Sounds
-Camera Shutter & Screenshot Sounds
-Safe Headset Volume
-Less Frequent Notifications
-Media Control
-Vibration Options

Display & Light Options
-Smart Cover
-Adaptive Brightness
-LiveDisplay
-Rotation
-Double Tap to Sleep
-Sleep Time
-Wake on Plug
-Cast Screen
-Expanded Desktop
-Daydream
-Font Size
-DPI
-Battery Light
-Notification Light with Per App Settings

Notification Manager
-Device Lock Options
-Block App Notifications
-Disable Persistent Info
-Priority App Notifications

More Stuff Included
Bliss Download Section
-All current downloads for your convenience

AudioFX Equalizer
-SuperSU – Huge thanks to @Chainfire
-BlissPop Wallpapers (via launcher’s Wallpapers)
-Home Launcher Option
-CM Camera
-User Profiles
-System Profiles
-Location Options
-Security Options
-Privacy Options
-Accounts & Sync
-Language & Input
-Backup & Reset
-Date & Time
-Accessibility
-Printing
-Developer Options
-Rom & Hardware Information
-Changelog
-Bliss OTA Updates

–Many other settings throughout the rom. Take some time to familiarize yourself with all the blissful options!


Screenshoots:



[Full Firmware] Zenfone 2 ZE550ML V2.20.40.135

 

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

Download only FOTA Files Here
 


ZENFONE 2 ZE550ML Z008 firmware: 
WW VERSION
Version WW-2.20.40.135  (WW) 
 

DescriptionRelease Note
ASUS ZenFone 2=ZE550ML software Image: V2.20.40.135 for WW SKU only*
Improvement Item:

1)Several Apps update
2)Fix icon display issue in Settings
3)Improve the stability of Snap View
4)Improve the stability of Lockscreen
5)Improve the stability of Camera 
6)Fixed WiFi Hotspot issue
7)Fixed Data transmission issue
8)Fixed Bluetooth transmission issue
9)Fixed SD card related issue
10)Extend the shutdown mimunes by power key press
11)Improve the compatibility of apps
12)Fixed calling issue in Singapore
13)Fixed 3G cannot camp to H plus in some countries
14)Support Zawgyi Myanmar string translation
15)Move Screenshot settings to the first layer
16)Allow Clean Master S key to be uninstalled
17)Improve ringtone chooser stability
18)Improve the stability of Email App
19)Modify Italy PosteMobile MMS APN setting issue

New add:

1)Add Game Center
2)Add new wallpaper
3)Add Theme Store

For more information please refer to:
TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes
WW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/ReleaseNotes
CN:http://zentalk.asus.com.cn/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, .
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 Size1.09 GB                                                2015.12.24  update
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[ROM] Echoe Zen ROM for ASUS Zenfone 2


Today ZenfoneBlog will share about Echoe Zen ROM v1. This ROM is developed by Friedrich420  at EchoeROM website Here. About Echoe Roms were released for the first time on July 21st 2013. Since then, flashaholics from around the world have adored the idea that Echoe stands for. Echoe has become a trademark of customization of the Samsung Flagship Android Phones. Since then, things have changed a lot and besides perhaps the most choice-packed roms, echoe has began offering an incredible collection of its own AEL Kernels. None of this would have been possible without the thousands of dedicated Echoe Fans and of course without all those beautiful people below who have been part of the Echoe Family at one point or another.

DWYOR

Features :

  • This ROM is based on the newest Official Asus Android 5.0 firmware: 2.20.40.160
  • Fully deodexed rom
  • Xposed ready
  • Pre- rooted with SuperSU v2.52
  • Stericson busybox 1.24.1
  • Modded SystemUI with the following options: 
  • 3Minit Battery, 
  • Center Clock, 
  • Potato Gradient Mod (please use the app “Gradient” to control the colors and transparency of your status bar)
  • Enabled the amazing Net Traffic Meter Mod (go to settings/ display and its the last option)
  • Unlocked more options in the volume panel (i.e. media volume bluetooth volume, etc)
  • Re- added the sound/volume bar back to the Power Menu
  • Modded Settings with the “Echoe Customization Center’ for quick access to useful tools
  • Removed the ANNOYING“External Storage Inserted” message you get on every reboot
  • Moderately Debloated (there’s a LOT of crapps in this system)
  • Lots of fixes to the stock base (i.e. writing to external card, etc)
  • Viper4Android
  • Adaway
  • Faster GPS
  • CPU Spy
  • Simple Reboot
  • Speed and Battery tweaks

Screenshoots:

Installation Instructions:

  1. Download The ROM : HERE
  2. You need a custom recovery (twrp works just fine) – TWRP Tutorial Here
  3. No need to be rooted before flashing this (you will be rooted by the rom)
  4. Go to Recovery
  5. Flash the rom
  6. Please give it 5-7 minutes to go through the flashing process
  7. Reboot, wait a few minutes and enjoy

Credit to Friedrich420  at EchoeROM


[Full Firmware] Zenfone 2 ZE551ML V2.20.40.156

 

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

Download only FOTA Files Here
 


ZENFONE 2 ZE551ML Z00A firmware: 
WW VERSION
Version V2.20.40.156 (WW)
 

DescriptionRelease Note
ASUS ZenFone 2=ZE551ML(Z00AD/Z00ADA/Z00ADB/Z00ADC) software Image: V2.20.40.156 for WW SKU only*
Improvement Item:

1)Several Apps update
2)Fix icon display issue in Settings
3)Improve the stability of Snap View
4)Improve the stability of Lockscreen
5)Improve the stability of Camera 
6)Fixed WiFi Hotspot issue
7)Fixed Data transmission issue
8)Fixed Bluetooth transmission issue
9)Fixed SD card related issue
10)Extend the shutdown mimunes by power key press
11)Improve the compatibility of apps
12)Fixed calling issue in Singapore
13)Fixed 3G cannot camp to H plus in some countries
14)Support Zawgyi Myanmar string translation
15)Move Screenshot settings to the first layer
16)Allow Clean Master S key to be uninstalled
17)Improve ringtone chooser stability
18)Improve the stability of Email App
19)Modify Italy PosteMobile MMS APN setting issue

New add:

1)Add Game Center
2)Add new wallpaper
3)Add Theme Store

For more information please refer to:
TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes
WW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/ReleaseNotes
CN:http://zentalk.asus.com.cn/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, .
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 Size1.13GB                                                                2015.12.24 update
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[Android 6.0] CyanogenMod 13.0 For ASUS PadFone S/X


CyanogenMod 13 will be the next version of the world’s most popular custom ROM for Android, and based on Android version 6.0 Marshmallow. Couple days ago XDA Recognized Developer Quarx succeed to build CyanogenMod 13 for ASUS Padfone S. The ROM is Boot-able but still in alpha stage with several bugs and maybe cause random problems but it’s a huge steps to further development of ASUS Padfone S/X.

How to Install CyanogenMod 13 on ASUS Padfone S/X :

  1. Make sure you have installed custom recovery like CWM/TWRP. If doesn’t Download: CWM/TWRP and flash .img via fastboot mode.
  2. Unlock bootloader (Be aware! Unlock tested only on 11.10.7.18, 11.10.7.17, 11.10.7.11, 11.10.7.6, 11.10.6.1, 12.2.2.21, 12.2.2.13) with CrowLock_RC3.zip
  3. Wipe Data
  4. Flash the zip (Download CM 13 .zip )
  5. Install Gapps (download)
  6. Reboot and be enjoy CM13.0!

Known bugs: 

  1. Dock/PAD not work. 
  2. Camera can’t save photos. 
  3. Probably more bugs….
  4. Do it with your own Risks

Screenshoots:

Do it with your own Risks

Original post and Thread on XDA


[Full Firmware] Zenfone Selfie ZD551KL V1.12.40.382

 

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

Download only FOTA Files Here
 

ZENFONE Selfie ZD551KL firmware: 
WW VERSION
Version WW-1.12.40.382   (WW) 
 

DescriptionRelease Note
ASUS ZenFone Selfie software Image: V1.12.40.382 for WW SKU only*
Improvement:
1. Support IN sku.
2. Support eMMC ver5.1.
3. Bug fixes and increase stability.
4. Fix can’t show operator name.
5. Fix battery draining in debugging mode.
6. Fix Modem Crash after implement Airplane Mode.
7. Fix SIM1 Signal Detection Issue.
8. Fix Signal Issue in 4G environment
9. Fix PS Icon disappear and cellular data unavailable while switching data service between SIM1 & SIM2.
10. Improve camera stability.
11. Fine tune noise and sharpness.
12. Update exposure control.

For more information please refer to:
TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes
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, .
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_Z00UD
**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

File Size1795,26 (MBytes)                                                                             2015.09.24 update
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[Full Firmware] Zenfone 2 ZE550ML V2.20.40.92

 

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

Download only FOTA Files Here
 

ZENFONE 2 ZE550ML Z008 firmware: 
WW VERSION
Version WW-2.20.40.92  (WW) 
 

DescriptionRelease Note
ASUS ZenFone 2=ZE550ML (Z008B/Z008C/Z008D) software Image: V2.20.40.92 for WW SKU only*
Improvement Item:

1. Fix Power and Boost duplicated icon issue
2. Fix System UI randomly crash issue when in Turkish language

For more information please refer to:
TW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/tw/ReleaseNotes
WW:http://www.asus.com/zentalk/ReleaseNotes
CN:http://zentalk.asus.com.cn/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, .
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 Size1.1 GB                                                                             2015.09.23  update
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[ROM] Resurrection Remix V5.5.6 for ASUS Zenfone 5

Resurrection Remix by quanganh2627 original post on XDA: here Today Asus Zenfone blog will post about Resurrection Remix V5.5.6 for ASUS Zenfone 5 by quanganh262. This ROM is based on CyanogenMod with ROM OS Version: 5.1.x Lollipop and ROM Kernel:…