No, I didn't misread or misunderstand you. Under Settings on my phone, I can configure which alerts I get and which I don't get, even though my phone isn't capable of getting alerts. If you don't believe me, get a phone of my model, go to Settings, More, Emergency Alerts and tap on the ... at the top right. Click on Settings and see for yourself.
JOSZEF30, we want nothing more than for you to receive emergency alerts. I reviewed the Wireless Emergency Alert Compatible Devices list. https://www.verizonwireless.com/support/wireless-emergency-alerts-compatible-devices/
The list shows that the ASUS ZenFone V Live model #