Panasonic P81 with 5.5 inch HD display and true octa core processor launched for Rs. 18990

Days after initially teasing the upcoming flagship, Panasonic has officially launched the Panasonic P81 and has thrown in a host of features and freebies to sweeten the deal.


Panasonic has announced the launch of the Panasonic P81 with a sleek design with thickness measuring just 7.9 mm and a leatherette back cover for a better grip and a premium feel. The device flaunts a massive 5.5 inch display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the true octa core MediaTek processor clocked at 1.7 GHz along with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of storage.


The Panasonic P81 has a 13 MP rear facing full HD capable autofocus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 2 MP camera. The device runs on the Android v4.2 with a 2500 mAh battery. The phone comes loaded with the Device Cleaner app which clears the RAM and the Gesture Play feature, which is the company’s signature feature.

The Panasonic P81 is priced at Rs. 18990 and is available in Black colour. The handset comes bundled with premium apps including Evernote 6 month Premium services worth Rs. 1800, entertainment download from Hungama for a month, all worth Rs. 9900. The phone also comes with a premium screen guard and flip cover worth Rs. 2000.

Speaking about the launch of the Panasonic P81, Manish Sharma, Managing Director, Panasonic India said, “With the launch of the Panasonic P81, we have reached yet another milestone as this is the first model of the “P” series featured with octa-core processor. The introduction of this model reiterates our commitment to keep innovating as we believe that it is a direct result of the consumers’ needs, and customer centricity has to be at the core of developing products for the Indian consumer.”

Panasonic P81 specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.7 GHz octa core MediaTek MT6592 processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • 2500 mAh battery