Panasonic has launched Eluga I2 Active, its latest 4G VoLTE smartphone in India. It is a budget offering with metal body and big bezels.
The phone has dimensions of 143 x 71.2 x 7.95 mm and has weight of 133 grams. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS and houses Hybrid Dual SIM slots (nano + nano / microSD).
The Panasonic Eluga I2 Active specs include 5-Inch IPS multi-touch display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. It has a 1.25GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor (64-bit) coupled with Mali-T720 GPU.
It has 1GB / 2GB RAM options with 16GB internal memory. The handset also allows further expansion up to 128GB using MicroSD card.
Talking about camera, it comes with 5MP selfie shooter and 8MP auto focus camera at the back with LED Flash. It is powered by 2200 mAH battery. Sadly, there is no fingerprint sensor.
Apart from 4G VoLTE, other connectivity features include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS, FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
The Panasonic Eluga I2 Active price starts at Rs. 7,190 for 1GB RAM variant and Rs. 7,990 for 2GB RAM model. The mobile comes in Grey, Gold and Rose Gold colors.
Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said:
With the launch of ELUGA I2 Activ, we aim to target users who wish to own stylish and selfie camera-specific smartphones. This smartphones comes with 5.0″ HD display which can be easily carried in your pocket and used on-the go. Consumers nowadays prefer using their smartphones as an everyday pocket camera. A recent research by Counterpoints Research stated that nearly 33% of users prioritize a better selfie camera or fingerprint sensor for their next smartphone purchase.