Panasonic has added two new devices to its Eluga lineup called Eluga A3 and Eluga A3 Pro. The Eluga A3 is the successor to the last year’s Eluga A2, and the company is newly launching the Pro variant this year. Both the devices come with the same design featuring a metal body. Apart from a few specifications, both the Eluga A3 and A3 Pro shares the same hardware. The Eluga A3 is priced at Rs. 11,290, whereas the Eluga A3 Pro will be retailing at 12,790. The company will be selling these devices through offline stores across the country starting from August 10th.
The Eluga A3 and A3 Pro sports the same 5.2-inch display with HD (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution and are protected by the Asahi Dragontrail glass laid on the top. Under the hood, the Eluga A3 is powered by MediaTek MT6737 quad-core processor clocked at 1.25GHz. On the other hand, the Eluga A3 Pro packs a MediaTek MT6753 octa-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz. Both the includes 3GB of RAM that should offer seamless multitasking. The devices will be running on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box and include in-house Arbo AI.
Apart from the different processors, the Eluga A3 and A3 Pro also comes with different storage options. While the Eluaga A3 comes with 16GB of onboard storage, Panasonic is offering doubled capacity of 32GB with the Eluag A3 Pro. There is also a MicroSD card slot for further expansion of storage. In terms of optics, both the devices feature a 13MP sensor on the rear with PDAF and 8MP sensor on the front for selfies. The fingerprint sensor is placed on the front of the device and has on-screen navigation buttons.
The devices are backed by a 4,000mAh battery and comes with fast charging support. Both the Eluga A3 and A3 Pro measures 148 x 72.4 x 9.1 mm and weighs 161 grams. The power button and volume rocker are placed on the right edge, while the SIM card slot is on the left edge. On the connectivity front, the device includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, USB OTG, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more details about the upcoming smartphones.