Panasonic has announced the launch of its new smartphone under its Eluga series, which is named as Panasonic Eluga Prim. It is priced at Rs 10,290 and will be available in retail stores across India.
Panasonic Eluga Prim has an all-metal unibody design and features a 5-inch HD 2.5D curved Asahi enhanced glass display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It is powered by a 1.25GHz quad-core processor. The smartphone comes with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable1 up to 128GB via microSD card.
The Eluga Prim smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system with Android-For-Work functionality for enhanced security and is backed up by a 2500mAh battery. On the camera front, the smartphone offers a 13-megapixel camera with Triple LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and a 5-megapixel front facing the camera for selfies and video chats. The smartphone also houses a fingerprint scanner, which is embedded in its home button. Besides, the device offers Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS/AGPS, Bluetooth 4.0, FM with RDS, a microSD Card, Proximity, Accelerometer, and Ambient Light Sensor. The smartphone comes in Gold with White Display Panel & Gun Metal Silver with Black Display Panel. The handset weighs 145 grams.
Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, Business Head, Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said, “The Eluga Prim is a great example of the combination of style and security. We at Panasonic believe in not only great software and hardware but also quality and sturdy design of our phones. Fingerprint scanning has emerged as the most popular biometric technology to keep your data secure. The fast fingerprint scanner will be able to recognize your fingers and thumbs in a split second and also will act as a home button. The sleek Eluga Prim strikes a neat balance between the two.”
He added, “Panasonic Eluga Prim is yet another smartphone from Panasonic in the affordable range for the Indian market. This phone comes with top-end features but at an affordable price tag. With 3GB RAM and storage up to 128 GB, it provides the user with latest features in a smartphone. For Panasonic India, it is a step towards making the lives of the consumers easier and their data secure.”
Yesterday, Panasonic announced to slash the price of Panasonic P77 smartphone. The P77 smartphone is now up for grab at a discounted price of Rs 5,299 exclusively on Flipkart. The smartphone was launched in India in the month of September this year at Rs 6,990.