Panansonic has today announced a new Eluga series mid range smartphone- Eluga Icon, in India. The company has tied up with an e-commerce channel Amazon.in to sell this device exclusively for the price of 10,990 INR from today onwards.
Eluga Icon is fitted with a 5.5 inch HD IPS One glass solution display. It is fired by 64 bit octa core MediaTek MT6752 processor clocked at 1.5 GHz coupled with 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal memory and an expansion slot for micro SD card.
On the software front, it runs on ICON UI which is based on Android 4.4 KitKat which is bit old OS. Eluga Icon also comes with the 4G LTE support and dual SIM connectivity. Other connectivity features include EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi, micro USB port, USB OTG, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack.
Eluga Icon packs a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash and capable of full HD video recording. This smartphone also equipped with an 8 MP front facing camera which is quite good to capture selfies. It houses a 3500 mAh juicy massive battery,which will last for maximum 900 hours of standby time and 19 hours of talk time.
Speaking on the launch, Mr. Manish Sharma, Managing Director, Panasonic India said, “Increased internet penetration and growing popularity of online shopping, combined with the upsurge in smartphones has fuelled the growth of online retailing in India. In line with this, Panasonic India has exclusively tied up with Amazon in order to cater to the changing needs of the Indian consumers. With an aim to make technology accessible to all, this partnership not only reinforces our commitment to meet the consumer demands on-the-go but also amplifies our reach to a larger audience.”
Key Specifications of Panasonic Eluga Icon:
|Model||Panasonic Eluga Icon|
|Display||5.5 inch HD IPS OGS display|
|Processor||64 bit 1.5 GHz octa core MediaTek MT6572|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 8 MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||16 GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||152.3 x 76.4 x 7.95mm and 147 grams|
Panasonic Eluga Icon will be available in Slate and Gold color options from today onwards at Amazon.in and priced at 10,990 INR.