Panasonic has launched a new smartphone – Eluga Mark 2 – to add to its Eluga range of smartphones in the country. The Panasonic Eluga Mark 2 will be exclusively available on Flipkart from Wednesday at a price of Rs. 10,499. The smartphone has some highlighted features as Android for Work functionality and 4G VoLTE connectivity. It will be available in a Gold colour variant.
The dual SIM (Micro+Nano) VoLTE supporting Panasonic Eluga Mark 2 runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with an additional feature of Android for Work support. It is powered by a 1.3GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. It packs a 5.5-inch HD IPS On-Cell display with 2.5D curved Asahi Dragontrail glass for protection from scratches.
The Panasonic Eluga Mark 2 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with an aperture of f/2.2, 5P-element lens, and an LED flash module. The front-facing camera in the Eluga Mark 2 is a 5-megapixel shooter with a 4P-element lens with 88-degree wide angle. The inbuilt storage available in the smartphone is 32GB that is expandable via a microSD card (up to 128GB). There is a fingerprint scanner located at the back of the smartphone, which can also be used to take selfies.
The battery inside the Panasonic Eluga Mark 2 is 3000mAh that is rated to last for an entire day. The connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G LTE, 3G, GPRS/Edge, Bluetooth v4, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), USB OTG, GPS, infrared, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The smartphone measures 151x76x7.7mm.
While the Panasonic will exclusively launch the Eluga Mark 2 on Flipkart, it is also set to host a ‘Panasonic Phone Fest’ on the e-commerce platform from November 23 to 25. During the fest, Flipkart will sell Eluga Note, Eluga Turbo and P66 with deals coupled with exchange offers. SBI credit and debit card holders will get a 10 percent discount on the price of the smartphones.
Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, Business Head of the Mobility Division, Panasonic India said, “After receiving a tremendous response for our Eluga Mark device, we are delighted to launch Eluga Mark 2 with full metal body design & finger print sensor. A perfect blend of innovation, style & security, the new Eluga Mark 2 is made with 5.5″HD IPS screen with 2.5D curved Asahi Dragontrail glass in the front which gives a tough look and makes it scratch resistance for consumers. The 3000 mAh li-Polymer battery makes sure that your phone is safe & gets excessively long battery life. Also, super-fast charging is an added advantage of Eluga Mark 2.”