Panasonic today launched Eluga A3 and A3 Pro smartphones in the ‘A Series’ in India. These have a 5.2-inch HD screen, runs Android 7.0 (Nougat), come with a 13-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera, fingerprint sensor on the front and pack a 4000mAh battery, but the A3 comes with quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC, while the A3 Pro is powered by Mediatek MT6753 SoC. These phones also come with ARBO virtual assistant.
The company has signed Taapsee Pannu, as its brand ambassador in addition to Varun Dhawan, the existing brand ambassador for its smartphone business.
Panasonic Eluga A3 and A3 Pro specifications
- 5.2-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display with Asahi Dragon Trail Glass protection
- 1.25 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU (A3) / 1.3GHz Octa-Core Mediatek MT6753 Processor with Mali T-720 GPU (A3 Pro)
- 3GB RAM, 16GB (A3) / 32GB (A3 Pro) internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with MicroSD
- Android 7.0 (Nougat)
- Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano /microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, PDAF
- 8MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 148.7 x 72.4×9.1 mm; Weight: 161g
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- 4000mAh battery
The Panasonic Eluga A3 and A3 Pro come in Mocha Gold, Gold and Grey colors, are priced at Rs. 11,290 and Rs. 12,790 respectively and will be available from tomorrow, August 10th across all Panasonic brand shops and other retail outlets across the country.
Commenting on the launch, Manish Sharma, President & CEO, Panasonic India & South Asia, Vice President, Appliances Company and Executive Officer, Panasonic Corporation said:
We believe our in-house developed artificial intelligence (AI)-based virtual assistant—Arbo will be a differentiator. Today, software’s comprising of applications and user-interface (UI) have become the deciding factor to upgrade yourself to the next level of technology. The evolution of technology software has opened endless opportunities. Customers will continue to look for technology which will shape the product interface and the way we interact with our smartphones.