Taiwan based Technical giant – Asus has started seeding out the October 2020 Security patch update for the ZenFone 6 smartphones. The update bears the 17.1810.2010.179 Firmware version, and it’s currently limited only to Europe, Japan, India, etc.

Asus Zenfone 6 receiving August 2020 Security Patch update

What’s new?

The release note states that the update doesn’t come with any new features or significant changes. However, as it is a Security patch update, it might also include bug fixes, optimizations, and improvements. The release note/ changelog of the update is as follows.


  • Updated Android security patch(2020/10/1)

Update Key Details

  • Device Name: Asus ZenFone 6
  • Android Version: 10
  • Firmware version: 17.1810.2010.179
  • Availability: Europe, Japan, India, etc.
  • Security Patch Level: October 2020

The company is rolling out the update in batches; it usually takes a couple of days to reach all the units. You can also follow the below steps to check the update status or update your smartphone manually.

How to update?

  • Unlock your smartphone and go to Settings.
  • Now, head to Software updates and check for the updates.

In case if the update is available, then update it for better performance. Otherwise, wait until you receive the update.

Asus ZenFone 6 Specifications

In the Q2 of 2019, Asus ZenFone 6 was launched officially by featuring a 6.4-inch display paired with a Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection. Moreover, ZenFone 6 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) Chipset coupled with an Octa-core processor and Adreno 640 GPU.

Talking about the camera, ZenFone 6 comes with a 48-MP + 13-MP dual rear camera and a dual selfie camera. The device is available in 6/8GB of RAM and 64/128/256GB of internal storage. On the other hand, the device houses a 5,000 mAh and runs Android 9.0 out of the box.

Related: Asus ZenFone Max M2 Secures October 2020 Security Patch update.



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