Panasonic P85 NXT with 5-inch display, 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 6999

Panasonic today launched P85 NXT, the company’s latest smartphone in the ‘P Series’, a year after the launch of P85. It has the same 5-inch HD display, 4000mAh battery and comes with 4G VoLTE support, but this runs on Android 7.1.2 (Nougat). It has an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front camera, both with LED flash. It also comes pre-loaded with the ARBO Hub app.

Panasonic P85 NXT specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection
  • 1.3 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 (MSM8909) Mobile Platform with Adreno 304 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.2 (Nougat)
  • 8MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • Dimensions: 141.7×70.8×9.3mm; Weight: 173.8g
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS
  • 4000mAh built-in battery

The Panasonic P85 NXT comes in Blue, Gold and Black colors, is priced at Rs. 6999 and is available from offline stores. The company has partnered with UDAAN, a network centric B2B trade platform for the sale of the smartphone.

Commenting on the launch, Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India, said:

In today’s connected world, smartphones have become the lifeline drawing parallels amongst work-life balance. The new Panasonic P85 NXT – understands the users’ needs and makes their life simpler. The device not only delivers supreme performance as it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor but also has a Powerful Battery of 4000 mAh. We believe, P85 NXT will be the quintessential solution-provider for individuals in the value-based smartphone segment. Expanding the distribution network far and wide across the country, we are happy to announce that we have partnered with UDAAN, a network centric B2B trade platform for the sale of Panasonic P85 NXT.

Talking about the partnership, Vignesh Ramakrishnan, Biz Head Electronics & General Merchandising categories at UDAAN said:

UDAAN’s focus is to build a scalable tech distribution, logistics and financing solution for SMB’s across the country. To this end we focus on enabling retailers to source quality products at great prices. In the last 2 years, UDAAN has built a wide network of retailers across 800+ cities. Panasonic has a great brand reputation, and this partnership with them to launch P85 NXT will enable retailer’s access to source and sell a fantastic product at great margins.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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