Panasonic has forayed into Connected Living Solutions with the launch of its IoT and AI-enabled platform, Miraie. Mirai meaning future and ie meaning home in Japanese, the platform aims to empower everyday lives of consumers with comfort, convenience and seamless connectivity across all Panasonic devices by updating the quality of living spaces basis their need and ambient environment. The innovation has been conceptualized and developed at Panasonic’s India Innovation Centre based out of Bengaluru.
Panasonic also unveiled its first range of connected products that will be available in the Indian market under Miraie, which includes Connected Air Conditioners, Smart Door Bell and Plugs & Switches. Soon, the company plans to expand its connected range of products by adding Refrigerator, Washing Machine, Television, fans, geysers, etc giving consumers a full range of Connected Living Solutions for a futuristic home.
Miraie platform also offers in-built intelligent diagnostics that detect issues in advance maximizing performance and operational lifespan of products. It recognizes usage patterns and suggests optimal modes extending the best comfort for users.
Furthermore, it also supports Google Assistant and Alexa to offer seamless and hands-free operations and control devices with voice commands. The Miraie App also offers e-warranty wherein all warranty services and annual maintenance contracts are stored digitally for all products and consumers get notified if there is a change in any status. It also supports consumers to get any spare parts of electronic devices replaced with an online request via the app.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Manish Sharma, President & CEO, Panasonic India and South East Asia, said, “With the advent of 5G, IoT will be driving the next round of transformation in the digital world and is the future of smart, connected India. Consumers are now looking towards IoT & AI enabled solutions to enhance quality of life through connected ecosystems – as per our research over 75% are looking for specific requirements related to ease of use; safety; monitoring misuse; service reminders; personalize usage pattern. Through the launch of our Miraie platform, we aim to address all of the above and extend connected living in a true sense and further our vision of a better life, a better world.”