Panasonic India Pvt forayed into the world of Artificial Intelligence(AI) with its in-house developed virtual assistance ‘Arbo’. Arbo-the virtual buddy with AI , is derived from Esperanto. Panasonic unveiled two new smartphones Eluga Ray Max and Eluga Ray X available exclusively on Flipkart priced at Rs. 11,499 (32GB), Rs. 12,499 (64GB).
The smartphones were launched today in the presence of Mr. Manish Sharma, President and CEO, Panasonic India and South Asia, Mr Pankaj Rana, Business Head-Mobility Division, Panasonic India, and Mr. Ajay Yadav, Vice President-Smartphones BU, Flipkart.
The virtual assistant is a self-learning technology that understands the user behavior and then maps their daily activities for them accordingly. With its ‘location identification’ feature, it recognizes the places often visited by the user and sends out promt responses asking them to make changes to their phone settings. The AI powered assistant takes care of all the daily tasks and activities like calls and messages that need to be framed and sent out on a regular basis. It also keeps a detailed list of all the applications functioning on the smartphone, gathers detailed information on their habits and informs them about it accordingly.
Mr. Manish Sharma, President & CEO , Panasonic India & South Asia, and Executive Officer, Panasonic Corporation said, “Panasonic has always strived onto creating a sustainable connected environment for its customers across the world. With the launch of the first AI enabled smartphone, we are now expanding our product offerings which will help empower our consumer base and assist them in performing tasks in a smarter way.”
Commenting on their exclusive partnershi with Panasonic, Mr Ajay Yadav, Vice President – Smartphones BU, Flipkart, said, “Disruptive technologies like AI are increasingly shaping the way consumers connect with the world around them. At Flipkart, our continuous endeavour has been to make innovative and high-quality products easily accessible to Indian customers at affordable rice points. With the launch of the panasonic smartphones, we are confident that consumers in India will be able to enjoy an immersive mobile experience.”