Panasonic Launches Smart VIERA Concept with 'Swipe' Feature
Panasonic announces their new Smart Viera range of HDTVs.
Featuring wireless networking, internet, and multimedia streaming capabilities, the Smart Viera range of HDTVs enables users to browse between multiple screens. Supporting both iOS and Android platforms, content in Smart Viera TVs can be accessed and managed conveniently using a smartphone or tablet.
With your smartphone/tablet acting as a remote for effortless control of the TV from any angle in the room, the Viera Remote App allows for web content to be easily transferred from your device onto the TV, and vice versa. You can also Skype with friends concurrently while watching your favorite live TV programs.
The LED series DT50, ET50, ET5, E5, X50 and Plasma series UT50, XT50 are already available at authorized dealers. The other HDTVs will launch progressively by June 2012.
Read on for the full press release.
Network-enabled HDTVs integrate seamlessly with iOS and Android mobile devices
Singapore - Panasonic Singapore introduces their new Smart Viera range of high definition flat panel television (HDTV) sets with wireless networking, internet and multi-media streaming capabilities.
More than just a Smart TV that connects to the Internet, Smart VIERA connects people with content flexibly and seamlessly through its various functions. It offers the very latest in smart interaction and features multi-tasking, allowing users to browse between multiple screens. With ease of use as a key feature in the concept, contents in Smart VIERA TVs can be accessed and managed conveniently with a smart phone or tablet. It supports both iOS and Android platforms.
The VIERA Remote App is a feature which offers the latest in smart interaction, and turns a smart phone or tablet device into a remote control with tap, flick and swipe actions. It transforms a mobile device into a touch-screen or game remote that allows effortless control of the TV from any position in the room. Web content can be easily transferred from smartphone or tablet onto the Smart VIERA TV, and vice versa, with a simple swipe. You can thus easily switch from personal viewing to sharing with the rest of the family. You can also simultaneously Skype with friends across the world as you watch a live broadcast of your favourite sport together.
Panasonic Smart VIERA is centered around 5 main areas: networking, easy operation, picture quality, eco, and design. The seamless combination of these elements makes it a truly smart IPTV (Internet Protocol television). Panasonic believes that a TV cannot be genuinely smart if any of these elements were missing.
Available in Plasma and LED LCD up to 65 inches and 55 inches, respectively, Panasonic Smart VIERA TVs are available in the following series:
Plasma: VT50, GT50, ST50, UT50 and XT50
LCD: WT50, DT50, ET50, ET5 and E5
The LED series : DT50, ET50, ET5, E5, X50 and Plasma series : UT50, XT50 are already available at authorised dealers. The others will be launched progressively and will all be in the market by June 2012.