Panasonic has added two new smartphones to its Eluga and P-series, called Eluga Ray and the P85. While the Eluga Ray is priced at Rs 7,999, the P85 is priced at Rs 6,499. Both smartphones are exclusively available on Flipkart. Eluga Ray buyers can choose from Space Grey, Gold and Rose Gold colors, while P85 buyers can choose from grey and gold colors. Also Read - Samsung and LG confirm presence at in-person CES 2022Also Read - iPhone 11, iPhone XR up for grab with massive discount on Flipkart Big Saving Days sale
The USP of the Eluga Ray is its built-in smart assistant, called Arbo. The Arbo monitors the usage pattern and offers recommendations based on it. Panasonic introduced Abro with Eluga Ray X and Ray Max smartphone range, which was launched in March. The Arbo AI can help you with daily activities like waking up, booking a cab to make your life hassle-free. Unfortunately, one feature missing from both the smartphones is the fingerprint scanner, which is fast becoming a standard at this price range.
Panasonic Eluga Ray specifications, features
As far as specifications are concerned, the Eluga Ray features a 5-inch HD IPS display, a MediaTek quad-core chipset clocked at 1.3GHz, and 3GB of RAM. There is also a 16GB internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 64GB via microSD card.
In the photography department, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera, and a 5-megapixel front camera with LED flash for video calling and selfies. There is a 4,000mAh battery, and connectivity options like 4G with VoLTE support, USB OTG, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android Marshmallow. ALSO READ: Panasonic Eluga Ray Max, Eluga Ray X hands-on and first impressions
In terms of competitions, the Eluga Ray will up against the likes of the Micromax Canvas Mega 2 Plus and Xiaomi s Redmi Note 3s Prime. However, the Arbo AI assistant is what makes the Eluga Ray stand out.
Panasonic P85 specifications, features
The Panasonic P85, on the other hand, flaunts a 5-inch HD (720p) display, 1GHz quad-core SoC, 2GB RAM, and 16GB storage that can be expanded up to 64GB using a microSD card.
For photography, the smartphone is equipped with an 8-megapixel camera along with a LED flash. For selfies, there s a 2-megapixel camera up front. Other features include a 4,000mAh battery, and connectivity options like 4G with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android Marshmallow. The Panasonic P85 will face competition from the likes of Intex ELYT-e1 and Coolpad Note 5 Lite, which are priced at Rs 6,999.