Panasonic on Tuesday has unveiled its two new handsets in its Eluga series named Eluga Ray 500 and Ray 700 at an event in New Delhi, India. Both of these smartphones will be available in Mocha Gold, Marine Blue and Champagne Gold color variants exclusively on Flipkart from today midnight onwards.
Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 will be priced at 8,999 INR and Eluga Ray 700 will go on sale for Rs. 9,999.
Eluga Ray 500
Eluga Ray 500 includes a 5 inch HD IPS on-cell display with 2.5D curved glass and NEG2 glass resistance. It employs 1.25 GHz quad core MediaTek MT6737 processor and houses a massive 4000mAh battery. It also packs a 5 MP front facing camera with the aperture of f/2.4.
Apart from a 13 MP primary rear shooter, it comes with a secondary 8 MP rear camera with wide angle lens and f/2.4 aperture.
Eluga Ray 700
Eluga Ray 700 boasts 5.5 inch full HD IPS on-cell 2.5D curved glass display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It has 1.3 GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6753 SoC and is backed by giant 5000mAh battery. There is a 13 MP frontal sensor which comes with LED flash light and f/2.2 aperture.
Both of these smartphones also has several similar features such as 13 MP auto focus rear shooter with LED flash light, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and full HD video recording. Eluga Ray 500 and Ray 700 are paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt memory with an expansion slot which takes up to 128GB microSD card.
Both these handsets are powered by Android 7.0 Nougat OS and a fingerprint scanner. Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Micro USB port, 3.5mm audio jack and dual SIM support.
Speaking at the launch, Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said, “We are thrilled to introduce Eluga Ray 500 and Eluga Ray 700. Eluga Ray 500 is our first smartphone which comes with Dual camera(13MP+8MP rear) as we have identified the nerves of the Indian youth and their fascination with photography. Eluga Ray 700 comes with 13MP rear and front camera with flash supported by 5000 mAh battery that lets you take amazing pictures and selfies all day long. These two new Eluga phones with remarkable camera experience and picture quality allows our users to capture and share memorable moments with their loved ones.”
Key Specifications of Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 and Eluga Ray 700:
|Model||Panasonic Eluga Ray 500||Panasonic Eluga Ray 700|
|Display||5 inch HD IPS on-cell 2.5D curved glass display with NEG2 glass resistance||5.5 inch full HD IPS on-cell 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection|
|Processor||1.25 GHz quad core MediaTek MT6737 processor||1.3 GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6753 processor|
|Camera||13 + 8 MP rear and 5 MP front cameras||13 MP rear and 13 MP front cameras|
|Dimensions and Weight||71.26 x 144.26 x 9.2 mm and 163 grams||75.35 x 153.75 x 8.9 mm and182 grams|
|Software||Android 7.0 Nougat OS||Android 7.0 Nougat OS|
|Dual SIM||Yes (Hybrid Dual SIM)||Dual SIM + microSD slot|
|Price||8,999 INR||9,999 INR|