Panasonic releases waterproof smartphone

Panasonic has prepared a new waterproof smartphone that will see the light of day on March 29 this year in Japan.

The new Panasonic Eluga smartphone adheres to the new tendency of offering sturdy smartphones that are resistant to dust, water, scratches and shock. This is why Panasonic claims its new offering is waterproof and dust resistant, although this still has to be proven.

The Panasonic Eluga was first unveiled at the MWC last month. The new smartphone boasts a 4.3-inch OLED display with 960×540 pixel resolution, measures 7.8 mm thin and weighs 103 grams. Inside the phone is powered by a 1 GHz TI OMAP processor and has 16 GB of memory along with Near Field Communication (NFC) technology. There’s also an 8 MP camera without flash. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread the device will be upgraded to Android 4.0 in Q2 2012.

Panasonic Eluga smartphone

The new phone is available now in the UK for a price of 399 British pounds. The Panasonic Eluga will also be launched in other European countries later this year.


Source: VR-Zone

Related posts

Intel Skylake uses Inverse Hyper-Threading technology

Intel Skylake uses Inverse Hyper-Threading technology

About 10 days ago we got the latest Intel CPU generation, codenamed Skylake. The new chip family brought the DDR4 memory standard to the mainstream PC market as well as new performance heights but we never found out what makes Skylake tick inside since Intel saved the architectural improvements...

Pantech announces Vega Racer 2 smartphone

The Korean company Pantech has announced a new Android smartphone that will carry the Vega Racer 2 name and quite logically is the successor to the older Vega Racer mobile phone. The Pantech Vega Racer 2 comes with a 4.8-inch sensor HD screen with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The...

NEXTGEAR-NOTE M750WX1, the Ultimate Notebook?

Mouse Computer just announced what could arguably be one of the most powerful notebook available on the Market, or at least in Japan. Just check this out : Core™2 Extreme QX9300, 4GB of RAM, NVIDIA® GeForce 9800M GTX with 1GB or VRAM, 2GB of Intel Turbo Memory, WiFi Link 5300, SATA 120GB SSD...

Leave a comment