Panasonic, a Japanese electronics manufacturer, has launched the P55 Novo smartphone with 3GB of RAM. It is an upgraded model; the original model was launched with just 1GB of RAM in the month of July. The P55 Novo is priced at Rs 9699, which makes it in competition with lots of interesting handsets in this price range. It is available in three color variants including Gold, Midnight Blue and Smoke Grey.
The P55 Novo 3GB sports a 5.3-inch 720p display; it isn’t the best-in-class, but the company claims it offers great viewing angles. There is no information about what kind of screen protection is present on this display to protect from daily wear and tear. The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is said to be upgradeable.
It is powered by an Octa-core MediaTek processor, which clocks at 1.3GHz. There is a 16GB of internal storage out of which less than 12GB of storage is available for the user. Note that you can expand the storage up to 32GB via microSD card slot. In terms of sensors, it has Accelerometer, Gyro and Geomagnetic sensor.
Regarding the camera setup, it has a 13-megapixel image sensor on the rear with the support of flashlight, while 5-megapixel sensor with the support of flashlight as well. Note that there is a triple LED flash accompanying the rear camera. The company touts that the camera app has HDR and Scene modes.
The connectivity options include 4G LTE support, 3G, FM Radio, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0 and Dual Micro SIM support. There is support for IR Blaster, which means you use IR Remote Control app to control any infrared enabled device. Additionally, the device comes with 12 Indian languages support. All this is powered by a 2500 mAh capacity battery.