July 1, 2022

What you need to know

  • ASUS has begun rolling out Android 12 for its ZenFone 7 and 7 Pro.
  • The update includes a host of changes to various system apps and UI elements. It also brings Android 12 privacy settings.
  • ZenFone 7/7 Pro owners are encouraged to back up their phones before updating.

As the Android 13 beta chugs along, device makers are still in the midst of their Android 12 rollouts. ASUS is among them and has finally begun pushing the Android 12 update to its ZenFone 7 and 7 Pro.

The update comes with plenty of the features you’d expect for Android 12, including the new Privacy Dashboard and new privacy settings. The Quick Settings panel is updated to match the Android 12 design, and ASUS is updating plenty of system apps. The update also adds the divisive new Internet panel.