Panasonic Eluga Icon is a super fast phone with 4G connectivity. It is also packed with an octa-core processor for speedier performance but improved camera with 13MP primary and 8MP front camera and larger display. Now getting into the details of the device.
Panasonic Eluga Icon is designed to have dimensions of 152.3 x 76.4 x 8 mm and with weight 147 grams. It is made in gold and slate colors. The device looks very rounded with a smooth finish. The stereo speakers are at the rear side to the bottom. The display looks good with the finish and looks premium. The branding comes on the rear. it resides below the camera which is grayish white in color and also written Eluga on the rear panel. The volume rockers and the power button to the right side.
It has a front camera on the upper panel to its left side. A sensor is also present on the upper panel. The rear panel is removable. Under the hood you can find sim card slots and sd card slots with battery. The 3.5mm headphone jack at the top for easy connectivity. The USB cum power slot comes at the bottom.
Panasonic Eluga Icon has the most vibrant and clear display with a very good resolution. It consists of 5.5” IPS OGS LCD capacitive multi-touch display with the resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels Displaying around 16m colors. It has a pixel density of 267ppi. The screen to body ratio of 71.7%.
Panasonic Eluga Icon comes with many mouths falling specs. It is a 5.5-inch display. The device is stuffed by powerful Octa-core processor ticking at 1.5 Ghz. It runs on Android v4.4.2 version Kitkat. Consisting of 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory expandable through micro sd slot up to 32GB for storing videos music and much more. It consists of features like Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection. Having primary camera of 13MP camera with LED flash.
It has 8MP secondary camera is very good for selfies and video calling. Stereo speakers are available. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi hotspot options are available. It has 3500mAh nonremovable Li-Ion battery for a very good backup of standby time of 900hrs and talk time of 19hrs. Sensors like proximity and accelerometer are available. HTML5 browser for browsing the internet. It is a dual sim mobile with GSM connectivity.
Well done Panasonic company for releasing such a beautiful phone at this price range. The performance is very good and the display feels very nice with its full HD resolution. The touch is very nice and pretty fast. The keyboard is very good and easy to type, and all the control buttons are very responsive. The video playback quality is good and sound from stereo speakers is loud enough and clear. The UI is very user-friendly with minimized customization.
The front camera provides good video calling and selfies. It has enough battery backup. Playing games in this display is very good with good graphic quality even heavy graphic intense games like Mortal Combat and Asphalt 8 played very well. The overall performance of the device is very good and faster.
Panasonic Eluga Icon looks well defined with a very good performance. It is not the best available in the market but it is ok. It is available at a price of Rs 9,399/-. This is affordable and not too pricey.