Panasonic launched VIERA Connect – an enhancement of the IPTV offerings on VIERA HDTVs along with a collection of applications including expanded video streaming, two-way interactive features from gaming to social networking and fitness programs.
The VIERA Connect is an Open IPTV Platform, that has a collection of applications including expanded video streaming, and two-way interactive features from gaming to social networking, and fitness programs.
Along with this, 23 new flat-panel VIERA TV models (19 to 65 inches) compatible with this service were also introduced. With this launch, Panasonic stresses on their commitment to provide consumers with the highest quality of entertainment options. Additionally, the new models combine eco sensibility with superior product performance with enhanced networking in a sleek design.
Mr. Ohtsubo, President, Panasonic Corporation along with Ms. Dia Mirza- Panasonic Eco Ambassador, and Ranbir Kapoor- Panasonic Ambassador for VIERA range unveiled the new range of products in Mumbai recently.
Speaking of the TV campaigns Ranbir Kapoor is associated with, he says, “It has been a great journey of association with a brand like Panasonic for the last 3 years. I am pleased to be a part of this launch of innovative and advanced technologies in India, with Panasonic launching an entire new & advanced range of LED and 3D TVs which will heighten the viewing experience of the Indian audience”
Also present at the event was director Nikhil Advani, who announced the winners of Dimensions – 3D Movie Making Contest – a two day conclave conducted in August 2010 that entailed a live demonstration at Yash Raj Films Studios for the film fraternity, including students of film-making to gain firsthand knowledge of 3D movie making, postproduction, exhibition and knowledge on audience experience of the end product. Seven of the biggest film schools in India were pitted against each other.
The launch of VIERA Connect gives way to various entertainment options and information for consumer’s daily life with a wide range of apps all specifically optimized for large screen HDTVs. The Television line-up adds 14 3D and 14 LED models through this event.