Panasonic, the Japanese multinational company today launched two new smartphones in its Eluga series, namely, the Panasonic Eluga Pulse X and Eluga Pulse. The newly announced smartphones are loaded with 4G VoLTE connectivity and are powered by the quad-core chipset.
The bigger of two, the Panasonic Eluga Pulse X comes with a 5.5-inch HD IPS Screen with Asahi Dragon Trail Glass protection on top. At the heart of the phone is a 1.25GHz quad-core SoC aided with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. The storage can be further expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card slot.
The Eluga Pulse X comes with a 13MP rear camera along with a 5MP front-facing shooter. All the standard set of connectivity options are present in the phone including the 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. A 3000mAh battery backs the entire package, and the company did not mention any fast charging technology.
Coming to the Panasonic Eluga Pulse, it comes with a 5-inch HD IPS Screen with Asahi Dragon Trail Glass protection on top and is powered by the same unspecified 1.25GHz quad-core chipset. Memory-wise, the phone has 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage with support for storage expansion up to 128GB via a microSD card slot.
The Eluga Pulse comes with the same connectivity options as the Pulse X and also retains the same camera configuration. The Eluga Pulse is armed with a small 2200mAh battery and both the phones boot Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Pankaj Rana, Business Head, Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said, “With new variants launched in the Eluga series, launched with different designs and unique features, Panasonic targets various kind of users – youth, working professionals and gaming enthusiasts. The 4G VoLTE enabled smartphone, Eluga Pulse X and Eluga Pulse provide our customers with high speed and access to almost anything on the go and allows the user to take full charge of their life with the availability of speed.”
Both the phones will go on sale from next week from all the offline and online channels in the country. The Panasonic Eluga Pulse X is priced at Rs. 10,990, whereas the Panasonic Eluga Pulse will cost Rs. 9,690.