By: Rishi Chawla, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi
Last updated : Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 12:34
The smartphone comes in grey and white colour variants.
Panasonic has announced the launch of a 4G VoLTE smartphone called Panasonic P77. As per the company, the phone is available at Rs 6,990 through its outlets across India. The smartphone comes in grey and white colour variants.
The Panasonic P77 features a 5-inch IPS display which has HD (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution. The P77 is equipped with a 1.0 GHz quad-core processor, which is paired with 1GB of RAM. It comes with 8GB of internal storage, which you can expand upto 32GB via a micro SD card. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system.
The Panasonic P77 comes packed with a 2000 mAh Li-Ion removable battery, which claims to offer up to 8 hours of talk-time and up to 250 hours of standby time. The P77 has an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies. The camera has various features including Auto Flash, CMOS Image Sensor, Self-Timer, Touch to Focus, Scene Mode, and ISO Setting.
Besides, the smartphone offers Dual SIM (dual standby), 4G with VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), WiFi Hot Spot, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/A-GPS, a micro USB port, Accelerometer, and Geomagnetic Sensor. The handset measures 141 x 70 x 7.6 mm and 126 grams.
Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, business head, mobility division, Panasonic India, said, "We continue to focus on all the segments of mobile phones with different price points and value proposition. We are pleased to offer the new P77 with 4G VoLTE technology to our Indian customers at an affordable price of Rs. 6990. With this device, we reassure our commitment to offer better design & quality products to our valued customers."
He further added, "With the new launches, we are looking to gain more than 200% percent growth over corresponding period last year. This year the company expects Rs 600 crore INR sales this festive season. by aggressively expanding distribution network and launching more phone models."