Panasonic is looking to make space for them in the crowded Indian smartphone market. Panasonic has recently launched its internationally acclaimed smartphone series “Eluga” in India.
The Eluga smartphone series is known for its design, superior build quality & unique user interface for single-handed operation. Eluga U is Panasonic’s first device of the series which comes to India.
The Panasonic Eluga U has an elegant unibody design which comes with a 5 inch IPS HD (720*1280) display which is covered with Corning’s Gorilla Glass 3. It houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor with Adreno GPU. The phone is just 7.95 mm thick and weighs 141 grams. It runs on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat which is almost stock android with not much bloatware. It comes with 16GB of internal storage with expandable Micro SD slot (up to 32GB) and 2GB of RAM. It also packs in a 2050 mAh Lithium-Ion battery to power day-to-day usage. It is a Dual SIM phone.
On the camera front, the Panasonic Eluga U has a 13 megapixel Auto focus rear camera with LED flash. It is capable of capturing Full HD video at 30 fps. It has a 2 megapixel camera on the front for taking selfies.
On the connectivity options, it has GSM Quadband 850/900/1800/1900; UMTS 900/2100 bands. It also has HSPA+ with up to 42Mbps download speed and 5.76Mbps upload speed. It comes with 802.11b/g/n WiFi connectivity options with Wi-Fi hotspot & Wi-Fi direct. It has Bluetooth 4.0 and high-speed Micro USB 2.0 for charging and data syncing.
The Panasonic Eluga U has 3 Axis Gyroscope, Light sensor, proximity sensor, e-compass & accelerometer. It also supports GPS navigation.
The Panasonic Eluga U is priced at Rs. 18,990 and will be available in retail stores and online stores in Black & White colour variant.