Panasonic India has launched the new smartphone Eluga A2 with a 4000mAh battery and the support for 4G LTE connectivity with VoLTE. It is a metallic design with the brushed aluminum feel on the back of the device, and having a 4000 mAh battery, the device weighs 167 gm.
The Eluga A2 from Panasonic has a 5-inch IPS display with the HD resolution and under the hood is a 1GHz quad-core processor along with 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, with a MicroSD card slot allowing the expansion of storage by a further 128GB.
For the cameras, there is an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera for the selfies and video calling. The phone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with Panasonic FitHome UI, and the 4000 mAh battery in the device is said to support fast charging (claimed to get a charge of 50% in 30 minutes, and five-minute charge gives two hours of talk time).
The Dual SIM phone supports 4G LTE with VoLTE on the first SIM slot while the second SIM will be up to 3G. There is FM radio feature available in the device. The color options available are Metallic Gold, Metallic Silver, and the Panasonic Eluga A2 is priced at Rs. 9490. As a part of the package, the users will get a protective screen guard.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said, “With a fast moving life, customer expectation is to move from 3G to 4G, low RAM to higher capacity RAM and larger battery capacity to a battery sustaining for a day without charge. With ELUGA A2, we aim to deliver maximum experience to our customers with a phone packed with features. Our new smartphone is a 4G VoLTE device with 3GB RAM & 4000 mAh battery, thus, providing a better solution to consumers who want long operational hours on a 4G VoLTE.”