Panasonic Nepal has launched the new P55 Novo and P55 Novo+ in the market. As Dashain and Tihar are coming, every company is preparing with new deals. So Panasonic also just launched 5 brand new smartphones in the Nepali market. Starting with entry-level budget phones and ending with mid-range budget phones. The company has definitely brought some great gadgets this time. For now, the Panasonic P55 Novo and Panasonic P55 Novo+ are two important phones of this launch. So here are their specifications, prices in Nepal, and details.
Allied Trade Link International is the official distributor of Panasonic phones for Nepal. They have launched quite a few smartphones in the Nepali market. This time 5 phones have been launched including the P55 Novo series. Other phones include Panasonic GD22 and Panasonic Eluga Z which is the best phone in this batch.
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Panasonic is actually covering up the Nepali market brilliantly with their reasonably priced smartphones and wider price range. Here in this article, we are discussing the features, and specifications of Panasonic P55 Novo+ and P55 Novo. We are also comparing these new mobiles to recommend you the best pick.
Panasonic P55 Novo Specs and Details
- Display: 5.3 Inches IPS Screen
- Resolution: 720×1280
- SoC: (Octa-Core)
- CPU Details: 1.4 GHz
- Memory: 1 GB RAM
- Storage: 8 GB Internal, 32 GB micro SD card support
- Battery: 2100 mAh Lithium-Ion
- Back Camera: 13 Megapixels
- Front Camera: 5 Megapixels
- OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
- Connectivity and Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity
Panasonic P55 Novo is housing a 1.4 GHz octa-core processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. The storage can be expanded using an external micro SD card up to 32 GB. The processor detail is not provided even on the company’s website. So we can’t exactly tell the SoC and GPU. In the case of display, there is a 5.3″ IPS LCD screen with HD resolution. The pixel density is 267 PPI and it provides a very good viewing experience.
In the camera department, there is a 13 MP back camera and a 5 MP front camera. These can take photos and selfies at reasonably high quality and resolution. The rear or main camera can also record Full HD videos at maximum capacity. These days 13 MP back and 5 MP front camera combinations are very popular.
P55 Novo also features an infrared sensor which is interesting. For network section, it supports dual 3G GSM SIM cards. Then for power, there is a 2500 mAh battery below a non-removable back. P55 Novo is using Android 4.4.2 OS but it should have at least had 5.0 lollipop in our view.
Panasonic P55 Novo+ Specs
This is an upgraded version of the Panasonic P55 Novo. Actually, the P55 Novo itself is a sequel to the older Panasonic P55. In terms of hardware specifications, the Panasonic P55 Novo+ has the same 1.4 GHz octa-core processor, same battery, camera, and screen. The only things that have been upgraded in P55 Novo Plus are the memory and storage. P55 Novo+ has 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. The operating system is Android 4.4.2 KitKat but as it has higher memory it should run Android 5 better. So let’s hope this phone gets a new update soon.
In the context of the camera, P55 Novo Plus has the same set of 13 MP back and 5 MP front cameras. This is standard for budget range smartphones and it is quite a capable set of cameras as well.
Panasonic P55 Novo vs P55 Novo Plus
These phones have the same display technology. They both also have the same 5.3″ IPS LCD screen and the same resolution. It is actually quite the right size because most of the users find 5” size appropriate for a smartphone. The camera is also standard and similar on both smartphones. 13 Megapixel main camera has good capability in terms of pixel count and sharpness.
Unlike the normal P55 Novo, the pairing of higher RAM capacity and processor is actually perfect in the case of P55 Novo+. 2 GB is the sweet spot for best performance these days. At this price point, people do expect good memory and storage. So Panasonic has a good offering for people with the Plus variant. The internal storage is also double which is 16 GB. So it will be very easy to store big apps, games, photos, and files on mobile.
Purchase Advice and Price
The Panasonic P55 Novo price in Nepal is Rs 15,390. This is a $150 phone internationally so it is quite well-priced in the Nepali market. The company is also providing a brand new leather cover with the purchase of each P55 Novo phone. Similarly, the Panasonic P55 Novo+ price in Nepal is Rs 18,390. It is close to the $180 price tag internationally.
If you are planning to buy any of these phones. We advise you to get the better phone which is Panasonic Novo+. The Plus is a little expensive but with the addition of a small amount of money, you can get better hardware and performance that will last a longer life. So choose wisely before investing your hard-earned money. It is always better to get the best option now even if you need to add some money because smartphones can last 3-4 years with good care.