Panasonic has launched a budget smartphone P99 in India at Rs 7,490. The Panasonic P99 is already available for purchase from the company’s brand shops and retail outlets in Champagne Gold, Black, and Blue colours.
“We are happy to announce an addition to our P-Series smartphone range, the stylish P99 with improved display and various front and back camera modes for our consumers. The new device is equipped with upgraded version of Android 7.0Nougat so that you can multitask and are connected to the world. This new launch will expand consumers’ choice of mobile phones in this price segment,” said Pankaj Rana, business head – Mobility Division, Panasonic India.
Panasonic P99 comes with a 5-inch HD display and powered by a quad-core processor clocked at the speed of 1.25GHz with 2GB RAM and 16GB of built-in storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.
P99 comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash support support for various modes like Beauty, Burst shot, Night, Professional, Watermark, HDR, and Panorama. At front, there is a 5-megapixel camera at front for taking selfies, which supports several camera modes like beauty, Burst shot, HDR, Watermark, the company said in its release.
The smartphone is backed by a 2000mAh battery and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) out-of-box.
The connectivity options offered by the P99 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS. The phone weighs 145grams and measures 144.6×71.8×8.6mm.