Flipkart has partnered with Panasonic to offer washing machines, air conditioners, and refrigerators under Flipkart’s MarQ range of home appliances. The company says that these products will specifically be designed for Indian consumers to suit the weather conditions.
“The Indian weather and everyday usage can affect shelf life, effectiveness, and the efficiency of home appliances,” the company says. Therefore, this new range of MarQ home appliances is said to come with durable and energy-efficient design. The devices will be equipped with features like high spin RPM in the washing machines to ensure clothes dry in quick time.
The devices will feature 5 Star BEE ratings. “The Air Conditioners are designed to withstand the vagaries of Indian summers” and are said to withstand voltage fluctuations in the range of 145v- 285v. The company claims that the MarQ ACs can work seamlessly in temperatures up to 52 degrees.
MarQ refrigerators will come with silver ion-based deodorizer to deactivate 99% of the bacteria. The products come with a BEE 3 star for 308L refrigerators and 2 stars for 271L and 338L. While the washing machines are said to be five star rated with up to 30% power savings.
Other features include smart sensors in washing machines for wash load, imbalance and water level and compact cabinet. MarQ refrigerators come with Turbo chill technology for quick ice, 17% larger capacity for extra storage of fruits and vegetables, door usage and ambient temperature sensors with multi air flow. Air conditioners will offer Bluefin technology to ensure anti-corrosive protective layer on all internal components and brushless DC motors.