Panasonic has recently unveiled a new handset under its Eluga series. Dubbed as Eluga Switch, the new smartphone has been released exclusively for the Indian market. Priced at ₹ 19,990, the handset will be available in Gun Grey Metal variant only through Amazon.
Eluga Switch sports a13.97cm (5.5-inch) full-HD display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. Powered by a 1.5GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, the phone comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB ROM without microSD slot. Packed with a 2910mAh battery, the device comes with JBL-powered 1.2W dual front speakers with Hi-Fi Sound and 3D audio.
The phone runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop. It features a robust 13MP rear camera with LED flash, alongside an 8MP front-facing camera. With the connectivity of 3G, USB OTG, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, Android Beam, NFC and 4G LTE, the handset also comes with Asahi Dragon Trail Glass and features Oleophobic Coating.
“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,” said Pankaj Rana, Business Head, Mobility Division, Panasonic India.