Mumbai, XX August, 2018: Anchor Electricals Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation has introduced first-of-its kind, ‘Vetaar’, an IoT enabled smart plug kit that controls all sort of home appliances, on the go with the ease of a smart phone. A revolution in home automation technology, Vetaar adds intelligence to a non-smart product by providing flexibility to the user. This smart adaptor plug can be accessed digitally through the Android and ios app on the smart devices and can be controlled and managed from anywhere, thereby providing convenience to the consumers and transforming houses to smarter homes. The product is priced at XX and is exclusively available on Amazon and Flipkart.
IoT is no more a futuristic technology trend. Brands are now focusing on creating value to the customers through Internet of Things and are looking for ways to differentiate themselves from the competition. The accelerating pace of innovation related to IoT is unleashing a wave of connected smart products and services that are becoming important to everyday life.
Taking cognizance of this phenomenon, Anchor has launched Vetaar, which is equipped with latest Zigbee gateway. This revolutionary smart plug consumes low power, avoids multipath, and supports mesh-networking and multi-hopping making it flexible and expandable over a long range. It also has an advanced security layer making it immune to cyberattacks. Additionally, the product can work with Amazon Alexa and can connect directly to Amazon Echo Plus (without a Zigbee Gateway) and operate through Amazon Echo and Echo Dot (with Zigbee Gateway).
Announcing the launch, Mr. Vivek Sharma, Managing Director of Anchor Electricals Private Limited, the Electricals arm of Panasonic Corporation said,” IoT technology will play a crucial role in effectively building the future of connected smart homes. Today, consumers are looking for innovations and advanced technologies when it comes to buying products. They demand for easy access to services and a customized and consistent experience at each stage of their purchase. Through this launch, Anchor by Panasonic is engineering smart solutions, to create the next generation of smart appliances. Also, we will be able to track and record consumer behavior and buying patterns which will in turn help in making smart and customized product recommendations in future.”