Panasonic has expanded its feature phones range with the launch of the new GD21 and GD31 phones which are entry level featured phone. The GD21 and GD31 phones will be available in India at Rs 1,790 and Rs 2,190 respectively and both the featured phones run on JAVA based firmware interface.
The Panasonic GD21 and the GD31 smartphones are the company’s latest attempts to enter in the already over crowed and highly competitive Indian feature phones market. The Panasonic’s two entry level featured phones are intended for those looking for stylish inexpensive phones.
Commenting on the launch of the products, Panasonic India MD Manish Sharma said, “The launch of these two models underscores Panasonic’s efforts in providing a remarkable mobile experience to the Indian consumers across cities. These models are priced perfectly, matching with our consumers’ need for affordable solutions and thereby empowering the customers with a wide variety of products to choose from.”
The Panasonic DG21 features 2.4-inch TFT display having 240×320 pixel resolution and this phone supports Dual SIM with Dual Standby mode offering dual-band 2G support.
Panasonic GD21 has a 1.3 megapixel rear camera with LED torch light and it houses 32MB of RAM along with the memory card slot and expandable storage via microSD card (up to 16GB). Other features include Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, FM Radio with Recording, LED Torch, Mobile Tracker and packs 1800 mAh battery. Panasonic GD21 will be sold in Dark Grey, Light Grey and Silver colour options.
Key specification of Panasonic GD21
- 2.4-inch 240 x 320p display
- 32MB RAM, up to 16GB expandability
- 1.3MP main camera
- FM radio and recording
- 2G GPRS, Bluetooth 2.1 w/ A2DP
- Dual SIM support
- LED torch, mobile tracker, blacklist feature
- 1800mAh Li-ion battery
- Dark grey, light grey, silver color option.
It is powered by sports 2.8-inch full touch display with 240x320p pixel resolution. This phone supports Dual SIM with Dual Standby mode offering dual-band 2G support. In addition to this, it also offers Hindi support on touch keypad and pre-installed games.
It has a 2 megapixel rear camera with flash . It’s not really a smartphone, but still offers access to Facebook via the pre-loaded app and a games bundle. The company claims that the phone offers great battery life and comes with security features like mobile tracker, security Inbox and application privacy, FM recording, FM Alarm, support, and A2DP Bluetooth support.
It will be available in silver, grey and black colour options.
Key specification of Panasonic GD31
- 2.8-inch 240 x 320 pixel display
- 32GB microSD card support
- 2MP rear camera
- FM radio and recording
- 2G EDGE, Bluetooth 2.1 w/ A2DP
- Dual SIM card slots
- Facebook app, LED torch, mobile tracker, blacklist
- 1100mAh Li-ion battery
- Silver, black, gray shades.
Pricing and availability
These models are competitively priced for RS. 1,790 and RS. 2,190 respectively with 1 year Panasonic warranty.