Expanding its Eluga series, Panasonic has launched a new smartphone- Panasonic Eluga Switch in the Indian market. Highlight of this device is its reversible feature which lets users speak even when it is held upside down. It sports JBL-powered 1.2W Dual Front Speakers with Hi-Fi Sound & 3D audio.
The premium smartphone is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor paired with 2GB of RAM. The handset runs Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system with Reversible UI and features a 5.5-inch full HD display with 1920×1080 pixels resolution and Asahi Dragon Trail Glass protection with Oleophobic coating.There is 32GB of inbuilt storage but it lacks microSD card support for expandable storage.
The Eluga Switch sports a 13 mega pixel rear camera and an 8 mega pixel front facing camera with 84 degree wide viewing angle. Backed up by a 2910mAh battery, it measures 152.7×75.14×7.4 in dimensions and weighs 141 grams. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC and USB 2.0 with OTG. It comes loaded with gyroscope, ambient Light sensor, accelerometer, e-compass and proximity sensors. On design front, it flaunts its unibody Design with metal frame.
Specifications & Features Of Panasonic Eluga Switch
- Processor: 1.5GHz octa-core Snapdragon 615
- Operating System: Android 5.0 Lollipop with Reversible UI
- Display: 5.5-inch full HD IPS OGS (1920×1080 pixels resolution, Asahi Dragon Trail Glass with Oleophobic Coating)
- RAM: 2GB
- ROM: 32GB
- Rear Camera: 13 mega pixel
- Front Camera: 8 mega pixel
- Battery: 2910mAh
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC,USB 2.0 with OTG
- Dimensions: 152.7×75.14×7.4
- Weight: 141 grams
- Color Options: Gun Metal Grey
- JBL-powered 1.2W Dual Front Speaker
Price & Availability
The Panasonic Eluga Switch will be available to buy for Rs. 19,990 in Gun Metal Grey color option. It will come bundled with with JBL headsets.
“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. As we see immense growth opportunities in the Smartphone segment, we have introduced the Switch which synthesizes Panasonic’s flagship Japanese technology with preferences of the Indian consumer into one, easy-to-use, seamless smartphone,” said Mr. Manish Sharma, Managing Director, Panasonic India.