Panasonic Eluga Arc with fingerprint scanner, 2GB RAM launched

Panasonic Eluga Arc with fingerprint scanner, 2GB RAM launched at Rs 12,490

Panasonic India launched the Eluga Arc phone on Thursday at a price of Rs 12,490. The USP of the phone is its 2.5D curve display and rear mounted fingerprint scanner.

Speaking of specifications, the Panasonic Eluga Arc comes with a 4.7-inch HD IPS display and is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor coupled with Adreno 306 GPU and 2GB RAM. The phone comes with 16GB of internal memory which is further expandable by up to 32GB via microSD card.

The dualSIM phone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box and supports 4G VoLTE connectivity option.

One the camera front, the Eluga Arc has an 8-megapixel camera on the rear with LED flash along with a 5-megapixel camera on the front.

“Appealing to on-the-go professionals, the Eluga Arc is enabled with Android for Work support which allows enhanced IT Security and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) compatibility for private smart devices to operate securely on corporate networks,” the company said in a statement. The phone also features an IR blaster to control home appliances like TVs, DVD players and ACs.

The Arc is backed by an 1,800mAh battery and supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 1.0.

“For smartphone users, a major concern is the confidentiality and security of the highly volatile data, with cloud storage usage growing rapidly across segments. This control-sensitive device, which achieves complex tasks with a single fingerprint is personalised for the user and protects the smartphone investment,” Pankaj Rana, business head, Mobility Division, Panasonic India said.