Godrej Appliances Launches Wide Range of Made in India Air Conditioners with IOT Smart Controls, 99.9% UV Virus Sterilization, Advanced Cooling and More

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Godrej Appliances Launches Wide Range of Made in India Air Conditioners with IOT Smart Controls, 99.9% UV Virus Sterilization, Advanced Cooling and More

Posted on March 16, 2022

~ Projects more than doubled in growth from last summer, reaching pre-covid levels

Godrej & Boyce, the flagship company of the Godrej Group, announced that its business, Godrej Appliances, has launched its premium line of air conditioners with advanced cooling, air purification technology, IoT controls, differentiated aesthetics and more. These air conditioners offer smart controls for increasingly tech-savvy consumers, plus comfort and safety with IoT, UVCool technology, nano-coated anti-viral filtration, lower derating and more.

Increased internet penetration and increased access to smartphones have revolutionized consumer behavior, and the pandemic has increased digital familiarity by leaps and bounds; thus resulting in a greater demand for technology-enabled devices. To meet the growing consumer acceptance for smart air conditioners, Godrej Appliances has introduced its brand new Godrej Eon D series air conditioners and will also integrate these new technologies into some of its other existing product lines. These smart air conditioners are Wi-Fi enabled. The ACs are voice activated with Alexa and Google Home compatibility. They can also be remotely controlled via Android smartphones to control temperature, fan speed, mode setting, schedule time as well as easy AC health monitoring. It aims to provide comfort and convenience to consumers through remote scheduling and monitoring.

The pandemic has also placed more emphasis on health and hygiene aspects in any product purchased by consumers. The brand new UVCool technology incorporated in Godrej air conditioners helps to disinfect the air as well as the surfaces of objects such as fabric, wood, metal placed in the room where the air conditioner is operational. The UV module is placed inside the AC on the evaporators which emits UVC rays in the range of 260-275nm. This is the optimum wavelength emitted by the UV module, sufficient to disinfect 99.99%* of virus particles, bacteria, fungi and other airborne pathogens from the surface of the evaporator. Additionally, the nano-coated virus filter removes 99.9%**+ virus particles from the air to ensure consumer safety.

Additionally, the heavy-duty rotary inverter compressor coupled with an electronic expansion valve and superior design provides faster, more efficient cooling with lower derating – ensuring superior cooling even at high ambient temperatures of 52°C. These air conditioners are available with a combination of R290 and R32 refrigerants, which are environmentally friendly with zero ozone depletion potential and lower global warming potential.

Commenting on the product launch, Kamal Nandi, Business Leader and Executive Vice President – Godrej Appliances, part of Godrej & Boyce said“In line with our philosophy of ‘Things Made Thoughtfully’, we are embracing new era technologies to provide best-in-class solutions to our consumers. Our local manufacturing expansion helps us offer a broader CA portfolio to our consumers, with greater design possibilities.While summer sales for AC in 2021 were better than summer 2020, business has still not reached pre-covid levels. third wave nearly complete, with the vaccination campaign covering a larger population and rising summer temperatures, we expect to more than double our air conditioner sales growth this summer compared to last year.

Adding further thoughts, Santosh Salian, Group Product Manager, Godrej Appliances, said, “Our foray into smart air conditioners and the health and hygiene segment demonstrates our commitment to meeting consumer needs by providing them with future-ready products using the latest technologies. . This summer, we’re all set to offer a host of 21 new inverter split air conditioners, all providing powerful cooling that has always been our strength, as well as nano-coated virus filter and UVC technology, IoT-enabled smart controls, super efficient air conditioners. with high ISEER, durability and superior aesthetics.

Godrej Eon D series air conditioners are available in white, copper and rose gold color options on e-commerce platforms as well as offline stores across India.

Karl M. Bailey