Panasonic has announced the launch of its new 4G VoLTE smartphone, the Eluga A2. The smartphone is priced at Rs 9,490. The Eluga A2 comes with a protective screen guard, worth Rs 399, as a free accessory. The smartphone is available in two colors – Metallic Gold and Metallic Silver.
The USP of this smartphone is its 4000 mAh battery and 4G VoLTE support. The Panasonic Eluga A2 features a 5-inch HD (1280 Ã— 720) IPS display. It is powered by a 1GHz quad-core processor, which is paired with 3GB RAM, and 16GB of internal storage. It has expandable memory slot for up-to a 128GB micro SD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with Panasonic FitHome UI on top of it for single hand operation with quick access to the applications.
The smartphone sports an 8-megapixel snapper with LED Flash on the back and a 5-megapixel selfi camera on the front. Besides, the Eluga A2 offers Dual SIM (4G/3G+2G), 4G VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n), WiFi Hotspot, WiFi Direct, GPS/AGPS, Bluetooth 4.0, a MicroUSB 2.0 port, Light Sensor, Proximity sensor, and Accelerometer. The handset measures 143.8mm x 72mm x 8.9mm and weighs 167.5 grams.
Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, business head -mobility division, Panasonic India, said, “With a fast moving life, customer expectation is to move from 3G to 4G, low RAM to higher capacity RAM and larger battery capacity to a battery sustaining for a day without charge. With Eluga A2, we aim to deliver maximum experience to our customers with a phone packed with features. Our new smartphone is a 4G VoLTE device with 3GB RAM & 4000mAh battery, thus, providing a better solution to consumers who want long operational hours on a 4G VoLTE.”