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Top 10 Tips and Tricks for Asus Zenfone 5

Zenfone 5 was one of the most popular smartphones at the time of its release. If you own one and are looking for tips and tricks to get the most out of it, then you are in the right place. Keep reading this article and learn the best tips and tricks for one of Asus' biggest hits in the phone market.

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Tip 1. Quick access to camera on lock screen

Newer versions of Android have quick access shortcut to camera from lock screen. The interesting thing about Zen UI is to make this access possible by double clicking the volume button. Perhaps as a matter of software, opening occurs faster than conventional. Give it a try!

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Quick access to click photos / ANDROIDPIT
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<h2>Tip 2. Enter Password in Applications</h2>
<p>One option requested by many users, but hardly accompanied by factory devices, is the ability to lock applications with password. In the app drawer, choose the menu option at the top right next to the Play Store icon. Select lock set a password and click ok.</p>
<p>Once that is done, a gray lock appears on each application, and you must select the applications you want to lock with the password you created.</p><div class='code-block code-block-4' style='margin: 8px auto; text-align: center; display: block; clear: both;'>
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Your safest apps on Zenfone 5 / ANDROIDPIT
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<p>If CM AppLock is not installed on your Zenfone, you can download it directly from the Play Store via the button below:</p>
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CM Locker-Screen Lock
Install on Google Play

Tip 3. Hangouts as the default messaging app

Hangouts can be the default messaging app for Zenfone 5. To do this, you must click on wireless and other networks and set the default SMS app. To revert, simply follow the same path and select the previous application.

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Set Hangouts as the default messaging app for Zenfone 5 / ANDROIDPIT
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<h2>Tip 4. Adjust the keyboard height</h2>
<h2><span style=In the system settings menu, you must select the Asus keyboard settings option and click on adjusted keyboard height. Height options range from short, normal and high. The smaller the width, the less expressed the keyboard keys are.

Also take the opportunity to change the keyboard theme of Zenfone 5. In the same menu as "Language & Text", select theme and download the option you like best.

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A different keyboard for each finger type / ANDROIDPIT
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<h2>Tip 5. Use Easy Mode</h2>
<p>Beginning users who have never had contact with Android smartphones can find in this option a more simplified and intuitive interface. In system settings, you should select screen and enable easy mode option.</p>
<p>Once activated, the launcher and application drawer will receive a simpler interface with larger icons and no option to change the wallpaper.</p><div class='code-block code-block-6' style='margin: 8px auto; text-align: center; display: block; clear: both;'>
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Easy mode helps beginners / ANDROIDPIT
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<h2>Tip 6. Calibrate Display Colors</h2>
<p>Asus Splendid allows you to adjust the temperature and colors of the device display. For adjustments to take place manually, the live mode option must be disabled. The first tab displays the temperature control, and the increase tab displays the saturation control.</p>
<p>Adjustments vary according to the taste of each user, and should be adjusted with care so that videos and games do not have their colors distorted. </p>
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Tip 7. How to take better photos with Zenfone 5

Sony's Zenfone 5 camera sensor, which delivers good results and satisfactory image quality. With the tips and tricks in the article below, however, you'll find out more about the device's camera software features and be able to take even better photos with the Asus intermediary:

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Capture photos with Zenfone 5 via the volume button / ANDROIDPIT
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<h2>Tip 8. Use Zenfone 5 on PC</h2>
<p>If you like convenience but hate to use your computer and smartphone separately, be aware that you can use Zenfone 5 from your PC. The application responsible for this magic is PC Link, which is factory-installed on the smartphone in question.</p>
<p>To mirror the device screen, however, I need the Windows software to be properly installed. PC software can be downloaded from this link. This done, simply connect the device to the computer, open the installed PC Link software and navigate the phone with the mouse.</p>
<h2>Tip 9. How to use camera modes</h2>
<p>The camera modes of the Zenfone 5 are complete and appealing to users. Each of them fulfills different functions, such as the 'Little Light', which is specific for dimly lit environments. The automatic mode is great for those who want convenience, and with manual mode it is possible to regulate all smartphone functions separately.</p>
<p>If you have a preference for some camera mode, just press it and take it to the first place. Each time the camera is triggered, the mode set to the first position will be started by default.</p><div class='code-block code-block-8' style='margin: 8px auto; text-align: center; display: block; clear: both;'>
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Zenfone 5 / ANDROIDPIT Camera Modes
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<h2>Tip 10. Customize the shortcuts </h2>
<p>You can customize the notification bar by adding shortcuts that are most commonly used. Beside the clock on the notification bar, there is a pencil icon that allows you to modify the order of these shortcuts. Select it and check the options you like best.</p>
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