Bugs in your device may be fixed and the smartphone will be upgraded if you decide to flash it with the latest ZenFone 6 Marshmallow custom ROM. There will be also lots of new features added into your device. But you have to keep in mind that this is not an official firmware update. The most fresh and potent AOKP Custom ROM features will enrich your Asus ZenFone 6 device. Running default Android Lollipop OS, the Asus ZenFone 6 can be updated with the new Marshmallow custom ROM.
ZenFone 6 Marshmallow Preparation
Before you begin the update, your Asus ZenFone 6 Smartphone needs to be rooted and installed with the latest Custom Recovery image. Making a complete backup of your personal data is also important step before starting the update. You will need computer to install the update and connect to your Android handset so installing the Asus ZenFone 6 drivers on your computer will allow it to recognize your device. Any antivirus program on both device and computer should be disabled. To avoid the device to turn off and brick during ZenFone 6 Marshmallow update, charge your device for at least 60%. You also need to be sure that the update is proper for the Asus ZenFone 6 handset and not for other device. All the bugs and damage risk of the phone is yours to be responsible.
ZenFone 6 Marshmallow Update Steps
The first step to update the ZenFone 6 Marshmallow is to download the Android Marshmallow custom ROM file and then you also need to download the Gapps file. Next, enable the USB Debugging model on your device and connect it to your computer using USB cable. Copy the ROM and Gapps files to the SD card of your smartphone. Turn off your Asus ZenFone 6 device and disconnect the USB cable. Start your device in the Recovery mode.
Clear cache of your phone in Recovery mode by tapping the Factory Reset/ wipe data option and then choose clear cache partition. Install the ROM files into your Asus ZenFone 6 by clicking on Install Zip From SD Card and browse for the Android Marshmallow custom ROM file that you have copied to the SD card earlier. Confirm the installation process by clicking the install key. Wait for the installation to complete. Now install Gapps into your Asus ZenFone 6 device with the same procedure with the above ROM installation. After the ZenFone 6 Marshmallow installation is complete, enter to the Recovery menu and choose to reboot device.