While many manufacturers forgets about their older device when the successor arrives, Asus Padfone gets Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean update although its successor PadFone 2 is in the market.  Asustek confirmed that original Padfone Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is now seeding via their Taiwan Facebook Page and it also mentioned the list of improvements and enhancement included in the update. So this means that update is currently rolled out in Taiwan and soon it will hit Japan, China, Asian countries and then followed to western countries in Europe, America.Asus PadFone

Here is the list of improvements & enhancements included in the update -

  • An upgrade to Android 4.1.1
  • Update the instant dictionary function
  • Update camera preview
  • Updated scrapbook
  • Explorer software updates
  • SD card NTFS & EX Fat Support
  • Google Now integration
  • Project Butter

This update is been rolled out via Over the Air download. So on your Padfone go to Menu > Settings > About Phone > Software update > Check Now. Once update go to Menu > Settings > About Phone and check the Android version, it should be 4.1.1.

If you happen to see update available on your phone, do let us know via comment here as this is rolled out slowly and steadily.

Via : Asus Taiwan Facebook Page