The Japanese multinational company Panasonic Corporation deals in a number of products. The company has products like mobile phones, music systems, home appliances, TV, etc. under its belt. The company has well-established roots in the Indian market for a very long time. Panasonic has recently launched a new handset that goes by the name Panasonic P88 for the Indian market. This affordable handset has been priced at Rs.9290/- and it is now available in all retails stores across India. The phone is available in Gold and Charcoal Gray color options.
Features of Panasonic P88
The phone features a 5.3-inch IPS LCD touchscreen display with HD resolution at 1280 x 728 pixels. The display gives a pixel density of approx 277 ppi. It comes with 2.5D curved glass and also supports multi-touch.
Processor and memory
The phone comes with a quad-core processor clocked at 1.25 GHz. It packs 2 GB RAM coupled with 16 GB internal storage. You can upgrade the internal storage up to 256 GB via microSD card.
It packs 13 MP rear camera with triple LED flash module for perfect low light photography. The rear camera supports features like geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, smile detection, HDR, and panorama. It also packs a 5 Mp front camera that comes with a LED flash. The selfies camera with a flash is bliss for those who are obsessed with selfies as it brightens the surroundings even in low light conditions.
The phone can support dual SIM and can connect to 2G, 3G and 4G LTE bands. The phone has connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0 and GPS with A-GPS. It also has Wi-Fi capabilities which allow the user to transfer files between two devices over same Wi-Fi connection without the need of internet connection. The phone can also act as a Wi-Fi hotspot for sharing high speed mobile connection with your friends and family. Other than that, the phone packs an Infrared port that can control IR-based home devices like AC etc. It packs 3.5mm audio jack with FM radio support. The phone uses microUSB v2.0 port for wired connection and charging.
The phone is only 8.5 mm thick, and it weighs around 156 grams. It comes with accelerometer and proximity sensors for better user control. The phone packs Li-ion 2600 mAh battery that can give 12 hours of talk time and 150 hours of standby time. It runs on Android 6.0 marshmallow and comes with pre-loaded apps like Chrome, Gmail, etc. The phone also packs audio and video player/editor along with document viewer. It supports active noise cancellation with dedicated mic which assures clearer voice with minimal background disturbance during the conversation.
Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India issued a statement during the launch. He said that as the year is coming to an end, this phone will be an amazing addition to the company’s portfolio. The phone comes with a front panel LED flash which is a positive addition for selfies lovers. The phone features an anti-dust receiver which helps in increasing the durability of the phone.