Panasonic India has launched a new Smartphone Eluga series called as Eluga Switch which will soon go on sale via Amazon India at a price of Rs. 19,900. The USP of the Smartphone is that it can be used even if it is held upside down and it will be available in Gun metal grey color. The Smartphone also comes with a premium JBL headphone in the box.
Panasonic Eluga Switch packs a 5.5 inch Full HD 1920×1080 pixel) IPS display underpinned by Aashi Dragon trail glass protection with Oleo phobic coating to protect it from scratches. Powering the device is a 1.5 GHz Snapdragon 615 Octa Core processor with Adreno 405 GPU and supported by 2GB of RAM.
The Switch sports an impressive 32GB internal storage with no Micro SD card slot option unfortunately. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop wrapped under company’s reversible UI on top which adjusts the display to the face of user if even phone is placed upside down.
The camera department includes a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and 1080p video recording along with a magnificent 8MP front facing camera with 84 degree wide angle lens.
On the connectivity front, it supports Wireless display, Wi-Fi hotspot, USB 2.0 with OTG, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, bluetooth 4.1, NFC, 1.2W dual JBL front speakers with Hi-Fi sound and 3D audio, 3.5mm audio jack and FM radio.
The Smartphone weigh 141 grams and measures at 152.7×75.14×7.4mm and the device is backed by a 2910mah battery.
Manish Sharma, managing director, Panasonic India said, “We have been successful in building an exhaustive and robust range of Smartphones in India, starting April 2013. As our presence in the market has expanded significantly and to get the best of this growing segment, the Eluga Switch is our answer to the consumer’s demand for a Panasonic engineered premium Smartphone,”