Panasonic has launched two new smartphones in the Indian market, Panasonic Eluga Ray Max and Eluga Ray X. These are best smartphones from Panasonic and the interesting part is that it comes with Panasonic’s owned AI based virtual assistant “Arbo”. It has created quite a buzz after the announcement of “Arbo” and a good response has already started from the customers.
Arbo is the first ever virtual assistant of Panasonic and the Japanese electronics giant has expanded the offerings which will help them to improve their position in the market. Panasonic’s Arbo is an intelligent technology which can learn and easily adapt the user behavior and guides accordingly. These two new smartphones from Panasonic will strengthen its business in the Indian smartphone market.
Panasonic Eluga Ray Max specifications
Eluga Ray Max comes with 5.2 inch HD display which is powered by 1.4GHz Octa-core qualcomm snapdragon processor. The new Eluga Ray Max has the best ever RAM support from Panasonic as it features a 4GB ultra-fast RAM. Eluga Ray Max comes in two variants based on its internal storage, 32GB and 64GB. Both the variants memory can be expandable up to 128GB.
Eluga Ray Max Camera features
The device comes with a cool 16megapixel camera at rear with LED flash and the front selfie cam with 8megapixels. Even the front cam sports a LED flash for better selfies even in dark. Eluga ray Max is backed up by 3000mAh battery capacity which is supported by quick charge 3.0. The device runs on android version 6.0 and has a fingerprint sensor.
Eluga Ray Max price
As we already knew that Eluga Ray Max come in two variants based on the memory. The 32GB Ray Max is priced at Rs 11,499 and the Ray Max 64GB variant is priced at Rs 12,499. There is only Rs 1000 difference in both the variants. If you want 32GB extra memory then you can go for Eluga Ray Max 64GB variant but in case if you are planning to use a 128GB memory card then 32 GB variant would be better and with that extra Rs 1000 you can get a 128GB memory card.
Panasonic Eluga Ray X specifications
Eluga Ray X is the basic version when compared with Eluga Ray Max. However Eluga Ray X comes with bigger screen than Eluga Ray Max. It sports 5.5inch HD display with IPS support and is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core processor. It runs on 3GB RAM and have similar memory specifications of Eluga Ray Max. Android version is 6.0 Marshmallow and even Eluga Ray X has older android version.
Eluga Ray X camera features
The rear camera is same as Eluga Ray Max camera. The device sports 16megapixel rear camera with LED flash. The front has some low spec when compared with Eluga Ray Max. It features a 5megapixel front camera. The battery is massive than Eluga Ray Max as the Eluga Ray X comes with bigger 4000mAh battery.
Eluga Ray X price
Panasonic Eluga Ray X also features a fingerprint sensor and is available for lower price than the Eluga Ray Max. It is priced at Rs 8,999. Both the devices are available exclusively on Flipkart from 27th March, 2017.
What should you buy?
Confused on selecting Eluga Ray Max and Eluga Ray X? Well both the devices share all the specifications and there are no major differences in both the devices. Eluga Ray Max has got only 1GB bigger than Eluga Ray X as Eluga Ray Max features 4GB RAM and Eluga Ray X has 3GB RAM. The rear cameras are similar in both the devices and the only difference is in front cam.
Eluga Ray Max has 8megapixel front camera while Ray X has got only 5MP front camera. The battery winner is Eluga Ray X as it sports 1000mAh more than Eluga Ray Max. As there are no major changes in both the devices, I suggest you can go for Panasonic Eluga Ray X which is cheaper than Eluga Ray Max and you can save Rs 2500 to Rs 3500.