Panasonic launches Eluga Swith smartphone in India, which comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD display with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels, reinforced by Asahi Dragon Trail Glass for protection and Oleophobic coating. The main feature of the device is the reversible or vertical orientation of the display.
Pankaj Rana, Business Head, Mobility Division, Panasonic India said “The Eluga Switch does exactly what it was imagined to do, offer two vertical screen orientations in one handheld device. A user can effortlessly ‘switch’ between an upright and inverted smartphone. The Switch is the epitome of consumer preferences, designed by keeping into consideration extensive customer feedback and expert technology.”
Coming to the specifications, the Eluga Switch sports a 5.5-inch fullHD display, it runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with Eluga Switch over it. It is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with Adreno 405 GPU and supported by 2GB of RAM. It comes with 32GB internal storage and no support for expansion with microSD card. The device measures 152.7×75.1×7.4mm in dimensions and weighs 141 grams in weight.the Eluga Switch comes with 13MP rear camera with LED flash and an 8MP front-facing camera.
It is powered by a 2910mAh battery and connectivity features like 4G LTE (Band 1/3/7/8/20), 3G, USB OTG, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with hotspot and direct functionality, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, Android Beam and NFC. for better sound experience it Panasonic has included JBL powered 1.2W Dual front speakers with Hi-Fi Sound and 3D Audio technology ARKAMYS and DJ mix music player, also included in the box are JBL headsets. Coming to the sensors, it has a proximity sensor, light sensor, e-compass, gyroscope and accelerometer.
the Panasonic Eluga Switch will be available via online and offline retail shops for Rs. 19,990, in Gun Metal Grey color variant. This device is an addition to the already packed Eluga series of smartphones by Panasonic with budget devices like Eluga I and now the Eluga Switch which is the costliest in the Eluga smartphone series.