Panasonic India today announced the release of two new affordable smartphones, the P50 Idol and P65 Flash, at Rs 6,790 and Rs 8,290 respectively.
Both devices are based on the latest Android 5.1 (Lollipop) OS and are powered by 1.3 GHz quad core processors. The devices come with 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory and expandable memory of 32GB. The Panasonic P50 Idol and P65 Flash have 8 MP megapixel main camera that comes with LED flash and 720p HD recording ability while for selfies they offer 2 megapixel front lens.
The new Panasonic smartphones also offer A-GPS and dual SIM with 3G support. The P65 Flash flaunts a 5.5-inch screen, complimented by a metallic gold or silver finish, with a mega 2910mAh capacity battery for longer operations. With a similarly large 2150mAh battery, the 5-inch P50 Idol comes with metallic brush-effect on the back panel.
Besides, they have WiFi (b/g/n), WiFi Hotspot, Bluetooth 2.1, micro USB port and WiFi Direct.
Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, business head â€“ mobility division, Panasonic India, said, “Indian consumers are well aware and perceptive buyers, well informed about technology trends and available offerings in the market. We always keep the consumer behaviour in mind at every step of our smartphone design and manufacturing strategy. With the release of the P50 Idol and P65 Flash, Panasonic now offers nearly 30 smartphones at affordable price points for every buyer to indulge themselves or their loved ones this festive season.”