Panasonic has launched a new smartphone in the Indian market. The Eluga Ray 600 comes with a huge 4,000mAh battery, a rear fingerprint scanner, and Face Unlock feature. Additional highlights include a front LED flash, a 5.99-inch HD display, and Android 8.1 Oreo OS. Read more to find about Panasonic Eluga Ray 600 Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
The Panasonic Eluga Ray 600 is priced in India at Rs 7,999. It will be exclusively available via Flipkart from October 11. The new handset is part of Flipkart’s Big Bilion Days Sale, which will take place from October 10 to October 14.
|Processor||1.3GHz MediaTek MT6739WA quad-core|
|Internal Storage||32GB (expandable up to 128GB)|
|Display||5.99-inch, IPS Big View, HD+|
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||13MP with flash|
|Front Camera||8MP with flash|
The new handset is powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6739WA quad-core processor and 3GB RAM. The 32GB internal storage can be further expanded via a dedicated microSD card (up to 128GB). The company claims that the 4,000mAh battery offers a day’s worth of battery life.
In terms of optics, the Panasonic Eluga Ray 600 sports a 13-megapixel autofocus sensor on the back (with LED flash). The 8-megapixel front sensor also comes with flash support. Camera features include auto scene detection, bokeh effect, and time-lapse video.
- Face unlock
- Fingerprint sensor
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS
- Pre-loaded Arbo Hub app
- 4G VoLTE
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Bluetooth v4.1
- micro USB 2.0 port
- FM Radio
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Proximity sensor
- Ambient light sensor
- Three color options
The Panasonic Eluga Ray 600 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system and comes preloaded with an Arbo Hub app. With over 20 apps on board (including Uber, Ola, Newspoint, and MobiKwik) the AI-based app can be used for services such as cab bookings, bill payments, news, cricket info, horoscope, etc.
A multi-function FPS button allows users to access apps with just a single touch. You can also click a selfie with the FPS button. In terms of dimensions, the new handset measures 158.5 x 75.5 x 7.9mm and weighs 158 grams. It comes in three color options – Blue, Black, and Gold.
The Panasonic Eluga Ray 600 features a 5.99-inch IPS Big View display with HD+ resolution. A fingerprint sensor is placed on the back. It also supports Face Unlock feature. Sensors on the device include an accelerometer, proximity sensor, and ambient light sensor.
The dual-SIM smartphone comes with standard connectivity options. This includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, micro USB 2.0 port, GPS, GLONASS, FM Radio, OTG, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The Panasonic Eluga Ray 600 offers a decent combination of specifications and features at an affordable price. Recently, the company launched the Eluga X1 and Eluga X1 Pro (priced at Rs 22,990 and Rs 26,990, respectively). Both handsets come with Face Unlock feature and a 16-megapixel selfie camera.
“The new Eluga Ray 600 is meant to provide a powerful experience to our customers seeking high definition display, stylish looks and a battery that lasts over 24 hours! Eluga Ray 600 is equipped with Panasonic’s in-house AI – Arbo Hub, our one-stop app to make life easier. The sleek device is designed for the young audience who likes to enjoy technology with style,” said Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India.