The entry level segment of smartphones is already a crowded one. But, that didn’t stop Panasonic from launching its P95 smartphone. The latest in the company’s line of smartphones, Panasonic P95 is priced at Rs 4,999 and will exclusively be available on Flipkart. At the given price, Panasonic P95 will be competing with the likes of handsets from Xiaomi, Xolo, Lava and Intex.
Panasonic P95 has been launched just days before Flipkart Big Shopping Days Sale, which is scheduled to begin on May 13th. If you buy the smartphone during the sale, which will continue till May 16, you will be able to avail a special discount of Rs 1,000.
The main highlight of Panasonic P95 is that it comes with support for face-unlock and runs Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, in spite of being a smartphone in the affordable segment.
The dual SIM smartphone features a 5-inch HD (720×1280) display and is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon 210 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It offers 16GB of internal storage and can hold microSD cards of up to 128GB. Panasonic P95 smartphone runs Android 7.1.2 Nougat and houses a 2300mAh battery.
For imaging duties, Panasonic P95 sports an 8MP rear camera and comes with auto-focus and LED flash. For selfies and video calls, there is a 5MP front facing snapper. The camera of Panasonic P95 comes with ‘zero shutter lag’ and a Professional mode that enables user to control exposure and a feature for red-eye reduction.
Connectivity options of the smartphone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and FM.
The smartphone is available in Blue, Gold, and Dark Grey colour options.
Speaking about the launch of Panasonic P95, Pankaj Rana, Business Head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India said, “The price point at which it is available, we are confident that it will be a success with the millennials, without being heavy on their pockets.”