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How to Update Zenfone 2 ZE551ML & ZE550ML to Marshmallow Manually (officially)

How to Update Zenfone 2 ZE551ML & ZE550ML to Marshmallow Manually (officially)
Written by Ashish Patel

How to Update Zenfone ZE551ML & ZE550ML

2 to Marshmallow Manually (officially)

In this Guide, You will be able to learn How to Update Zenfone 2 to Marshmallow Manually. Today we are here with Marshmallow Update for Zenfone 2.

Update Zenfone 2 to Marshmallow manually:- if you are a Zenfone 2 User then we have a good news for you as an Android Marshmallow is Available for the Zenfone 2. Now user can Update Zenfone 2 to Marshmallow.

How to Update Zenfone 2 ZE551ML & ZE550ML to Marshmallow Manually (officially)

Zenfone 2 user has to install  TWRP recovery and gain Root access by flashing the  SuperSu  or  Magisk . in this guide you will be able to learn how to update Zenfone 2 to Android M 6.0.1.

Zenfone 2 Released in January 2015. It has a 5.5-inch IPS LCD Display. Zenfone 2 has 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal Storage. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and its powered by a 3000mAh non-removable battery. Coming to the optics. The Coolpad Note 3 has a 13MP camera unit on Rear and For selfie a 5MP Camera unit in Front. It packs with Intel Atom Z3580 processor with PowerVR G6430 GPU.

So Today We Are sharing How to Update Marshmallow 6.0.1 to Zenfone 2.

Marshmallow

This ROM is packed with many features and performance improvements. The update brings you all Android Marshmallow feature on the Zenfone 2, So you can taste new looks, battery life, Super smooth, No hang, Ram and multitasking manager and much more.

Pre-Requirements

  • This Update is only for Zenfone 2.
  • Make sure You have at least 2GB of free space on your smartphone.
  • TWRP or CWM recovery is required to flash the ROM.
  • We recommend to take Complete backup.
  • Make sure there is more than 60% to 75% battery on your smartphone.
  • Your Android Phone Should be Rooted.
  • Make Sure you have installed ADB Drivers on your PC.

 Advantages of Custom ROMs

1 You can load the latest Android Versions, Which can make you old phone look new.

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2 There are a number of features that can be customized to suit your taste.

3 Custom ROMs increase the speed of Processing and improves battery life.

Disadvantages of Custom ROMs

1 Bricking, This is the main reason why people Don’t like to root their Phones.

2 The company cancels the warranty

3 When you install custom ROM, it will clean up your system and all Data.

Download

Zenfone 2 ZE551ML:- Download

Zenfone 2 ZE550ML:- Download

ADB Drivers:- Download

We are going to cover 3 different methods of updating your device. Without wasting any more time let’s start the guide.

Method 1:- Install Marshmallow Update from within Smartphone

Step 1:- Make Sure your Phone is running on Latest Lollipop version.

Step 2:- Now Download the zip file from Download Section and put it into your Internal Storage.

Step 3:- The Device will automatically show a system Update File Detected notification in a few minutes.

Step 4:- Now Select the update file and start the update.

Step 5:- Now your Android phone will reboot to recovery mode and install the update.

Step 6:- Now wait until the installation complete and then reboot the Phone.

( First Boot will be longer than 7 minutes)

That’s it!! You have Successfully installed Android Marshmallow on Zenfone 2.

Method 2:- Install Marshmallow Update Using PC

Method 2 is very Safe and we recommend you to follow this method to install Marshmallow on your Zenfone 2.

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Step 1:- First of all Download Zip file and extract.

Step 2:- Turn off your Android phone and boot to the Fastboot mode, To Do this Pressing and Holding the Power + Volume Up Keys at the same time. 

Step 3:- Use volume keys to navigation and Press Power key to select.

Step 4:- Now Select Apply update from ADB in Stock Recovery mode.

Update Zenfone 2 to Marshmallow

Step  5:- Now connect your Zenfone 2 to the PC using USB cable.

Step 6:- Now Navigate to the folder where you have placed the Downloaded Marshmallow file.

Step 7:- Now Right click while pressing the Right shift key and choose Open Command window here.

Install Marshmallow on Zenfone 2

Step 8:- Run the Following command. Just Replace FOTA-Z00A with the exact name of the downloaded File.

adb sideload FOTA-Z00A-WW-4.21.40.54-user.zip

Step 9:-  Now wait until the process complete and After that Reboot the Smartphone.

( First Boot will be longer than 7 minutes)

Step 10:- That’s it! You Update ASUS ZenFone 2 to Marshmallow successfully.

Method 3:- Install Marshmallow Update Using PC

Step 1:- Now Download the zip file from Download Section and put it into your SD Card.

Step 2:- Boot your Phone into Recovery Mode. To Do this Pressing and Holding the Power + Volume Up Keys at the same time. 

Update Zenfone 2 to Marshmallow

Step 3:- Now Select Apply update from external Storage. (SD Card)

Step 4:- Now Navigate to the update zip file and select then install it.

Step 5:- wait until the process complete. then reboot your Phone.

( First Boot will be longer than 7 minutes)

That’s it!! Now you have successfully installed Android Marshmallow On Zenfone 2.

This was our Guide on How to Update Zenfone 2 ZE551ML & ZE550ML to Marshmallow Manually. If you have any doubt feel free to ask us in the comment section down. 🙂

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Ashish Patel

Hey, Guys, It’s Ashish, Founder of Android Jungles. I spend most of my free time creating content for my YouTube channeland this website.
I started my YouTube channel at age 20 and my goal was to teach people what they can do with their gadgets.

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