Panasonic has launched its latest mid-range 4G smartphone in the ‘Eluga series’, called the Eluga Prim in Indian smartphone market with VoLTE (Voice over LTE) support. It packs a 5-inch HD (720p) 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by 1.25GHz Quad-core processor, has 3GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable internal storage and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with triple LED flash and a 5-megapixel camera on the front.

"Pansonic Eluga Prim"

It also has a fingerprint sensor on the front, infrared sensor (IR LED) on the top to remotely control TV, AC, DTH and other electronic devices and packs a 2500mAh battery.

Panasonic Eluga Prim specifications:

  • 5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS LCD On-Cell 2.5D curved glass display with Asahi Dragon Trail glass protection
  • 1.25GHz Quad-core processor
  • 3GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via microSD card
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Dual SIM (dual stand-by)
  • 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 13MP rear camera with triple LED Flash, 1080p video recording
  • 5MP front camera, 1080p
  • Fingerprint, Infrared, Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient light, E-Compass, Gravity sensor
  • 2500mAh battery
  • Weight:  138 grams
  • Color: Gold, Gun Metal Silver

The Panasonic Eluga Prim is priced at Rs. 10,290 and it is available through retail stores across the country.

Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said:

“The Eluga Prim is a great example of the combination of style and security. We at Panasonic believe in not only great software and hardware but also quality and sturdy design of our phones. Fingerprint scanning has emerged as the most popular biometric technology to keep your data secure. The fast fingerprint scanner will be able to recognize your fingers and thumbs in a split second and also will act as a home button. The sleek Eluga Prim strikes a neat balance between the two.

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Panasonic Eluga Prim is yet another smartphone from Panasonic in the affordable range for the Indian market. This phone comes with top-end features but at an affordable price tag. With 3GB RAM and storage up to 128 GB, it provides the user with latest features in a smartphone. For Panasonic India, it is a step towards making the lives of the consumers easier and their data secure.”