Panasonic has debuted a new Android smartphone in India, the T40 model, that’s shown below and it’s priced below $100. This model comes in black, white and red and it’s part of the company’s T Series.


The newcomer uses a 4 inch WVGA display, a 1.3 GHz quad core processor, 1 GB of RAM and Android 4.4.2. It also comes with 8 GB of on board storage, a microSD card slot, a 5 megapixel back camera and a front camera. There’s a 1500 mAh battery in the mix as well, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. As far as software goes, Panasonic T40 has preloaded enhancements like Gesture Play+, Pop-I Player and Music Cafe, to name just a few.

Priced at $97, this unit will compete against models like Xiaomi Redmi 1S, ASUS Zenfone 4 or Moto E, as well as Micromax Unite 3. A quick glance at the front of the phone makes me think of a design that combines Xperia and HTC. The back meanwhile feels like TCL’s Alcatel…