Lenovo has started rolling out ZUI 2.5 update based on top of Android 7.0 Nougat for the ZUK Z2 and the ZUK Z2 Pro in China. It comes exactly one week ago a Lenovo Group VP made a promise on the Android Nougat update for the ZUK Z2 Pro, as it would be rolling out at some point this week. Now that the predictions become accurate, starting today, both the Z2 and Z2 Pro receiving the update which brings with it the latest version of Lenovo ZUI 2.5.335 to the table.
The version 2.5.335 of ZUI is built on Android 7.0 Nougat, so owners of the Z2 and Z2 Pro can now download and install this new iteration of the Google’s mobile operating system for the first time, that too becomes available to Chinese territory.
Point to be noted here is that it’s unclear whether the update is rolling out in stages or if it’s gone live at once to every Zuk Z2 Pro owner who heads to Settings and manually checks for updates. There’s still no word on the ZUK Z2’s Nougat release yet, but it’s supposed to be graced with Nougat this week as well, within the next few days.
As the update is based on ZUI 2.5 Android Nougat, that brings with it custom lockscreen themes, split-screen or multi-window features, professional camera mode, game recording option, info cards for text messages and much more.
Additionally, the new camera mode professionally lets you adjust Shutter speed up to 32 seconds, ISO up to 3200, white balance, color tone, focus and at al in order to capture better images using the ZUK Z2 Pro phone’s 13-megapixel camera. You will also find new gestures to launch the camera by simply flipping twice to quickly capture images even when the phone is locked.
By the way, the update to ZUK Z2 and ZUK Z2 Pro brings U-Touch fingerprint sensor improvements to add payment support for WeChat, QQ and AliPay. New feedback button added to report any issues, share the features you need in the next version of ZUI update.
Android 7.0 Nougat ZUI 2.5 update for both the ZUK Z2 and Z2 Pro sized at 1.1GB and rolling out only in China. No words on when the international version of the ZUK Z2 is expected to get Nougat OTA update.