Panasonic has updated its Eluga
lineup in India with the launch of a new smartphone. Dubbed Eluga Mark, the
device is aimed at enterprise users, offering support for enterprise mobility
management (EMM) platform Android for Work.
The handset is powered by a
Snapdragon 615 SoC, and sports a 5.5-inch (720x1280 pixel resolution) IPS
display. It comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory, and packs
in a 2,500mAh battery. In terms of camera, the Eluga Mark features a 13MP rear
unit and a 5MP front shooter. It runs Android 5.1 Lollipop with the company's
FitHome UI on top. There's also a fingerprint scanner at the back.
"With the growing use of
smartphones for a wider range of high-risk activities such as access to cloud
data and private information, mobile security is a top priority for
users," said Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic
India. "This control-sensitive device, which achieves complex tasks with
the press of a finger or a swipe of the thumb, is personalized for the user and
protects the smartphone investment."
The device carries a price tag of
INR 11,990 ($180) in India, and will be available for purchase through both
online and offline retail channels in the country. Color options include Royal
Gold or Metallic Grey.