Photo caption: (L to R): Mr Jins Varghese, Senior Manager, Marketing, Mr Nandagopal Nair, VP, Corporate Communications, Mr V.Ramachandran, COO & Director, V-Guard Industries, Mr Narender Singh Negi, VP, R&D, Electronics Division, Mr Surya Prasad, VP, Marketing.The Smart new DUPS(Inverter) for the Smart New Generation
Bangalore, April 7th, 2017: V-Guard Industries Ltd., India’s leading consumer electrical and electronics major, after the success of its Smart Water Heater, launched the country’s first ever Smart DUPS (Inverter) in the city today.
The Smart- DUPS (Inverter) that comes with 9 Smart Features is the first ever in the country that allows you to manage it across various functions with your mobile phone. In a country that is often marred with power cuts, the need for a stable and reliable inverter often results in consumers purchasing big and bulky inverters, which also results in unpredictable batteries, messy wires and a lot more. To address this need and make life simpler, V-Guard after a lot of research brings to you an Inverter that can be easily controlled through your smartphone. Just download the app from the play store and get going. You scan the QR code from the packaging and register the product. Using smart technology to drive a connected world, the app allows consumers to turn it on/ off, know the DUPS battery usage & back up, control the performance levels basis the appliances you want to use,Run high-intensity appliances like iron, coffee maker, grinder, toaster/roti maker, hair dryer and more on lower capacity inverter models for short spurts of time during emergencies,mute the annoying buzzers apart from enabling a super charge mode to ensure longer back up during emergency situations.
The app is also equipped with a special Holiday mode to allow you to save power while you are off on a vacation. Complaints can be registered through the App by a single click which will notify the customer service centre who will attend the problem immediately without having the Service Engineer even visit your home.
“The company recently completed 40 years in the business and aims to grow its Smart appliances portfolio with many more such products. We launched the highly successful, Smart Water heater last year and this year we are bringing the Smart DUPS series to our consumers. V-Guard is known for its extremely stable and sturdy Inverters and what better than to launch the country’s first Smart inverter in our 40th year of business. The future of the urban home is clearly a connected and networked one, hence we hope this DUPS will live up to the expectations of our consumers across.” Said theManaging Director, Mr Mithun Chittilappilly, V-Guard Industries Ltd.
Speaking on similar lines, the Chief Operating Officer, Mr V. Ramachandran said “The app lets you monitor the performance of the device, control its performance according to your usage and also allows you to run your various small appliances using lower capacity models. This is a Bluetooth enabled inverter that connects with your smartphone enabling you control everything with the touch of a button.”
The DUPS will be priced between 10,900 – 18990 and will be available at all leading electronic, electrical , home appliances, and Battery stores in the South to start with.
About V-Guard Industries Ltd.
V-Guard Industries Limited is a Kochi based company, incepted in 1977 by Mr. Kochouseph Chittilapilly to manufacture and market Voltage stabilizers. What started in 1977 with two employees and a burning passion is now a force to reckon with in the Indian electric and electronic goods panorama. The company has since then established a strong brand name and aggressively diversified to become a multi-product company catering to the Light Electricals sector manufacturing Voltage stabilizers, Invertors & Digital UPS systems, Pumps, House wiring/LT cables, Electric water heaters, Fans, Solar water heaters and has also recently forayed into Induction cooktops and Switchgears.