The Panasonic Eluga Icon is the company’s new 4G-enabled smartphone in its Eluga series, dubuts with LTE support in India. The iconic brand of India, Panasonic has finally gearing up in introducing its newer versions of handsets in all its segments, recently with Panasonic P55 Novo, it has created a big competition amongst other rivals, like Lenovo K3 Note, Micromax Canvas Sliver 5 and Yureka Plus etc. Now with the launch of Panasonic Eluga Icon, it is up to the shelves into the competition.
Panasonic Eluga Icon Specifications
It has a 5.5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS OGS display, is powered by a 1.5 GHz Octa-Core 64-bit MediaTek MT6752 processor with Mali T760 GPU, paired with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage with support for microSD card. The smartphone runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with with ICON UI skin on top.
The ICON User Interface has single access to apps, iSense hand-hover gesture based inclusions, Smart Awake Double Tap to wake-up screen, Air Swipe Unlock, MediaTek Hot-Knot, Blink Play for taking selfies or groupies with a blink of an eye, Picture-in-Picture Shot and more.
The Dual SIM Eluga Icon supports 4G TD-LTE 2300MHz (Band 40) and FDD-LTE 1800MHz (Band 3) for India, also offers 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG and packs a 3500mAh battery package. Now that the photography department on the smartphone goes with a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, capable to record 1080p videos and with 8MP Selfie sensor on its front, you can capture beautiful images on the go from the facetime. It is just 7.9mm thick and has Uni-body design.
Exclusively available to buy Panasonic Eluga Icon in Slate and Gold colors on Amazon.in. Priced at Rs 10,999.
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.
Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said:
We believe in incorporating phenomenal features in our devices which cater to the changing customers demand. In line with this, we have come up with our new Eluga Icon which offers advanced features like the Smart iSense Technology which supports Single Tap & Blink Play which in turn enhances user experience.