Panasonic has launched another smartphone in its premium Eluga series, the Eluga S priced at 11,190 INR. Eluga S is a basic MediaTek Octa Core smartphone with standard hardware and a faux stitched leather back cover.
The handset is quite slim at 7.9 mm thickness and is also fairly light, tipping the scale at 135 grams. The display is IPS LCD panel 5 inches in size with reasonable 720P HD resolution. Processing grunt is provided by 8 cortex A7 cores humming at 1.4 GHz as part of MT6592M true octa core chipset, aided by 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal storage.
Software is Android 4.4 Kitkat with several customization options including the new Blink Play feature which allows you to capture selfies from the 5 MP front camera by just blinking your eyes, with an automatic 3 second countdown.
For primary photography there is an 8 MP AF rear camera with LED flash capable of full HD 1080p resolution. Battery capacity is 2100 mAh. Other features include 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. Dual SIM Eluga S will be available starting from third week of November exclusively on snapdeal.
Expressing his pleasure on the launch, Mr. Manish Sharma, Managing Director, Panasonic India said “We are sure that Panasonic’s ELUGA smartphone range has certainly raised the bar of standard to a great level and has the potential to succeed in the Indian market. This is the third phone is the ELUGA series which defines our willingness to embrace new technology in a market like India. As we launch new devices, we will continue to innovate for our customers.”
Sharing his thoughts on ELUGA S, Mr. Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India said “With the launch this series, we have redefined the design aspect and user experience in our range of smartphones. With the introduction of ELUGA S we have gone one step further in software innovation to provide a thrilling and fresh experience targeting the trendy youth of today that is always in a lookout for new and innovative dimension in technology”.
|Model||Panasonic Eluga S|
|Display||5 Inch , HD|
|Processor||1.4 GHz Octa Core|
|Internal Storage||8 GB,Expandable up to 32 GB|
|Camera||8 MP/ 5 MP|