Asus PadFone 2 is the current flagship device duo from Asus. It is known especially for its unique design of a phone attached to a tablet. The Padfone 2 was released with Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich firmware. It was a just a week ago that the manufacturer started sending the Android 4.1. Jelly Bean update to the device. The update is available to the Padfone 2 users in select Asian countries. If you are one who missed the Over-the-Air update or are unable to receive the update that way, you can do it manually too.
The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean firmwares have been made public by Asus so that you might update your device manually. Here we have the direct links to all the firmwares. Download the firmware according to your country/region and install it as described below.
Install Android 4.1.1 JB Firmware on PadFone 2:
- Extract downloaded zip file which will then come up with another zip file which is needed to update the tablet.
- Copy the new zip file (that you get after extracting downloaded zip file) to the root of sdcard of internal memory on the tablet.
- Reboot your tablet now. After the boot, you will see a notification next to the clock on the phone. Tap on that notification and then follow on-screen instructions to update Asus PadFone 2.
The Jelly Bean firmware will be installed on your device. Enjoy1