Panasonic Eluga X1 First Impressions: Will it create an impact?

Panasonic Eluga X1 First Impressions: Will it create an impact?

Panasonic has today revealed the launch of its most recent Eluga X1 smartphone in India. The device comes with a price of Rs 22,990 and also it will certainly be specifically offered on Flipkart.

With this, the firm has gone into the mid-range section and it is banking fairly high on this smartphone to bring it back in the smartphone game. Nonetheless, will it have the ability to do so? We obtained the opportunity to spent time with the tool and also this is what we consider it.

Layout and Display

Panasonic Eluga X1 First Impressions: Will it create an impact?

To start with a style first, it is certain that this is possibly one of one of the most perfectly made mobile phones from Panasonic. The phone includes a glass style at the back and also the front sports a big notch at the top. The metal edges make it simpler to hold the smart device rather conveniently.

Offering a quick about the positionings of vital ports, the fort sports a big display and there is a notch at the top that houses IR sensing unit for Face Unlock together with speaker grille as well as front-facing cam. The appropriate houses quantity rocker and power on/off button, while left wing, you will hybrid dual-SIM slot. The top is bare, while at the base, there is a USB Type-C port flanked between 2 audio speaker grilles. The back panel sporting activities a vertically-aligned dual-camera configuration and there is a fingerprint sensor as well. That stated, the smart device does offer a premium look, though the back panel is prone to spots.

Panasonic Eluga X1 First Impressions: Will it create an impact?

Pertaining to the screen, Panasonic Eluga X1 features a 6.18-inch Full HD+ screen with a facet proportion of 19:9 as well as a screen resolution of 2280 X 1080 pixels. The screen looks brilliant enough as well as the colour result appears to be rather suitable in our initial screening. The checking out angles look excellent therefore is the colour temperature level of the display screen. We will certainly discuss it comprehensive throughout our upcoming testimonial.

Hardware and Software

On the equipment front, Panasonic Eluga X1 is powered by a MediaTek Helio P60 chipset. The phone is backed by a 4GB of RAM as well as 64GB of interior storage. Although it is too early to comment on the computer power of this smartphone, checking out sheer requirements, it faces a lot of heat from the competitors. Whether be it Vivo V11 Pro or Realme 2 Pro that is powered by Snapdragon 660 chipset, or be it Xiaomi's Poco F1 that is equipped with front runner Snapdragon 845 SoC, this smart device seems to be a bit underpowered.

Panasonic Eluga X1 First Impressions: Will it create an impact?

On the software application front, the Panasonic Eluga X1 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with the company's custom interface running on top of it. The UI looks near to supply and also there is an app cabinet that is opened with a basic swipe up. The UI includes less bloatware applications, which is a good thing. We will certainly discuss this in our upcoming evaluation.


On the cam front, the phone features a dual-camera setup with a mix of 16-megapixel primary lens and 5-megapixel secondary shooter. For the front, there is a 16-megapixel shooter for selfies and also video clip calling. The camera performance looks quite good in our preliminary testing, though we are yet to check it out in different lighting problems.

Battery and Connectivity

Panasonic Eluga X1 First Impressions: Will it create an impact?

On the battery front, the phone is backed by a 3000mAh battery, which should preferably last a day under limited use. Nonetheless, in our viewpoint, the company could have included a little bit much more battery juice. Connection alternatives include 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, dual-SIM, GPS, GLONASS, no earphone jack and USB Type-C port.


The Panasonic Eluga X1 seems to be premium-looking mobile phone when it concerns the layout. The phone is outfitted with a suitable display as well as the electronic camera looks appealing. However, it would interest see whether it will be able to take on the similarity Poco F1, Realme 2 Pro, Vivo V11 Pro and also Motorola One Power.