All phone manufacturers these days are embracing the selfie trend and are launching entry-level selfie phones in Indian market. Lava Iris Selfie 50 was launched recently with a price tag of Rs. 7,999. Panasonic Eluga S belongs to the same category but comes with an asking price of Rs. 11,190.
With the launch of Panasonic Eluga S, Panasonic India’s Managing Director Manish Sharma said, ““We are sure that Panasonic’s ELUGA smartphone range has certainly raised the bar of standard to a great level and has the potential to succeed in the Indian market. This is the third phone is the ELUGA series which defines our willingness to embrace new technology in a market like India. As we launch new devices, we will continue to innovate for our customers.”
Panasonic Eluga S comes with a 1.4 GHz octa-core processor and a 5 MP front camera for clicking selfies. The main feature of this selfie phone is its ‘Blink Play’ functionality. Blink Play initiates a three-second count down after detecting the user blinking its eyes. This gives the user enough time to make a pose and click the perfect selfie.
The phone also sports an 8 MP AF rear camera accompanied by an LED flash for taking photos in low light scenarios. It runs on Android KitKat 4.4.2 with Panasonic Fit Home UI on top and also features a leatherette skin at the back for imparting it some good looks. Eluga S also comes with software features like Pop-i player, Music café, and Kwik lock.
We can comment on the quality of the selfies only after reviewing the phone, but we bet that they would look great on its IPS HD display.[table id=elugas /]
According to the company the phone will be available in India from the third week of November, but you can buy it right now at Rs. 10,990.
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