Z00L - Zenfone 2 Laser¶
The Zenfone 2 Laser is a group of mid-range Android smartphones, released in August 2015, with a number of different region-specific configurations. The Zenfone 2 Laser comes with either a 5”, 5.5” or 6” display, with either 720p or 1080p resolutions. Chipsets range from a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410, to a 1.7GHz octa-core Snapdragon 616, with each device having either 2GB or 3GB of RAM and 8GB, 16GB or 32GB internal storage. All devices are capable of holding a microSD card up to 128GB and have dual-SIM capability. Cameras comes in either 8MP or 13MP and batteries range from 2400mAh to 3000mAh.
|Distribution||Device Specific Files||Kernel||What works||What doesn’t work|
|Z00L on LineageOS Wiki||LineageOS/android_device_asus_Z00L||LineageOS/android_kernel_asus_msm8916 based on v3.10.108||see device page||see device page|
|Z00L on Halium projectmanagement||Halium/android_device_asus_Z00L||Halium/android_kernel_asus_msm8916 based on v3.10.108||see device page||see device page|
Kernel & Hardware¶
Mainline (v3.10.108 as of writing)¶
Everything required is already patched in kernel source and is fully upstreamed. Patches from CAF and Linux are also merged already.
Cyanogemod based kernels (LOS & UBP)¶
Both Halium and LOS share a common base which is Cyanogenmod. However, the Halium kernel was pacthed with Halium-specific edits. Currently some kernel flags and additional patches were used.
Special boot modes
Recovery: With the device powered off, hold Volume Up + Power. On the next screen (fastboot mode) use Volume Down to scroll to “RECOVERY” and then press Power to select.
Download: With the device powered off, hold Volume Up + Power.
This device is competely open and has no weird behaviour