Panasonic unveiled an HTC One competitor in Japan – it is known as Eluga P P-03E and it is for DoCoMo. The Panasonic Eluga P is an Android 4.2 cellphone with a 4.7″ 1080p display screen, which is optimized for one-handed operation.
The display screen can detect a hovering finger for a characteristic known as Contact help that’s similar to Samsung’s Air Gestures. The cellphone additionally options gestures to enhance usability with one hand (a zoom slider within the browser, an upward swipe to deliver content material from the highest of the display screen into attain, and so on.).
The Panasonic Eluga P P-03E is powered by a Snapdragon 600 chipset with a quad-core Krait 300 CPU at 1.7GHz. It additionally packs a 13.4MP digital camera and a 2,600mAh battery.
The Eluga P a bit thicker than the HTC One – it measures 132 x 65 x 10.9 – however weighs about the identical, 146g. Higher nonetheless, it has an IP57 certification making it waterproof (as much as 1m for 30 minute).
The Eluga P helps NFC, Miracast, MHL, it has a barometer and an IR blaster, plus Japan-specific options like FeliCa and Seg.
The Panasonic Eluga P P-03E will launch on NTT DoCoMo in late June. It isn’t clear if this cellphone could have a world model.
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