Panasonic ELUGA Arc launched for Rs 12,490

Panasonic India added another smartphone to its already exhaustive list of smartphones, Eluga Arc is its first 2.5D curved display smartphone. Eluga Arc is priced at Rs. 12,490 and has an interesting mix of features. This device will be available across all offline retailers starting today.

The Panasonic Elgua Arc sports a 4.7 inch 2.5D curved glass display with HD (720×1280 pixels) resolution. Under the hood, the handset has a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Processor coupled with 2 GB of RAM. It comes with 16 GB of internal storage and it can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card.

Panasonic Eluga Arc

This is a 4G mobile device which also features additional security with a fingerprint sensor, which can be configured for 5 different fingerprints and commands, for one step screen unlocking, picking calls, launching applications, clicking selfies & can even lock individual apps for enhanced security of personal data.

This phone has an 8 MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5 MP front camera. The ELUGA Arc runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) topped with the FitHome user interface, a custom skin from Panasonic, providing single thumb-flick access to applications on the home screen. Initially, this phone will be launched in royal gold colour and later will be made available in other colours.

An 1800mAh battery power the device and it also supports Qualcomm’ quick charge technology which charges the battery 75% faster. Another USP of the device is that it comes enabled with Android for Work support which allows enhanced IT Security and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) compatibility for private smart devices to operate securely on corporate networks.

Commenting on the launch, Mr. Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said, “For smartphone users, a major concern is the confidentiality and security of the highly volatile data, with cloud storage usage growing rapidly across segments. This control-sensitive device, which achieves complex tasks with a single fingerprint is personalized for the user and protects the smartphone investment. Our first curved display device in the 4G/LTE series, the Arc is rich in technology innovation, including an inbuilt sensor to operate home automated appliances.”

Specifications of Panasonic Eluga Arc

MODEL NAME

Panasonic ELUGA Arc

DISPLAY SIZE, TYPE & RESOLUTION

11.93cm(4.7)HD IPS 2.5D curved Display

PROCESSOR

1.2 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Processor Qualcomm® Adreno™ 306 GPU

OPERATING SYSTEM

Android™ 5.1 (Lollipop)

MEMORY

2GB RAM + 16GB ROM with expandable Micro SD up to 32GB

CAMERA

8 MP Rear Camera with LED Flash

5MP Front Camera

BATTERY

1800mAh Battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge™ 1.0

DIMENSIONS

139mm x 67mm x 8.1 mm

AVAILABLE COLOURS

GOLD

CONNECTIVITY

Dual SIM (4G/3G+2G)

CONNECTIVITY

&

SENSORS

GSM- 900/1800/1900 UMTS- 900/2100 LTE-B3/ B40 with VoLTE support

802.11b/g/n; Wi-Fi Hotspot & Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth™ 4.0& Micro USB 2.0

Finger Print Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity sensor & Accelerometer

GLOBAL POSITIONING SUPPORT

Yes, with A-GPS support

FM SUPPORT

Yes

INBOX ACCESSORIES

Device inclusive of Battery, USB Cable, Charger, Earphones, Warranty Card, User Manual, SIM insert pin, Protective Screen Guard

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