Panasonic’s new Eluga Arc has a fingerprint scanner and a Rs 12490 price

Panasonic Eluga Arc

Panasonic Eluga Arc happens to be the name of a new fingerprint scanner-equipped smartphone which has just been launched by the Japanese company in India. This device has its price set at Rs 12490 which we think is a bit too high, considering the kind of moderate specifications it has on offer.

The new Panasonic Eluga Arc sports a 4.7 inch 720p HD monitor on its front surface. And it’s the back of the device where the fingerprint scanner has decided to occupy space. This phone offers 4G LTE support on both its SIM card slots.

Panasonic has infused into this handset the Android 5.1 Lollipop OS. The company however has not given any mention on whether or not a Marshmallow update will be issued for it in the future.

Here’s a quick glance at the main specs of the new Panasonic Eluga Arc:

– Display: 4.7-inch, 720p HD
– OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop
– Processor: 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 410
– GPU: Adreno 306
– Memory: 2GB RAM, 16GB storage (expandable up to 32GB)
– Cameras: 8MP rear, 5MP front
– Battery: 1800mAh

The Eluga Arc has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset at its heart, offering the benefits of a quad core processor clocked at 1.2GHz and an Adreno 306 GPU. As for the memory, there’s 2GB worth of RAM onboard, aside from 16GB of storage that can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD.

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The camera setup of this Panasonic smartphone includes an 8MP rear sensor and a 5MP selfie snapper. As for the battery, it’s a 1800mAh unit which supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge functionality.

Gold is the only color option which the Panasonic Eluga Arc will be available in through online as well as offline retailers in the country.