Panasonic

  • Electronics giant Panasonic is growing and selling vegetables in Singapore August 4, 2014

    Singapore: Japan's Panasonic, best known for its television sets and home theatre systems, wants to feed Singaporeans its radishes and lettuce. A unit of the electronics conglomerate last week started selling to a chain of Japanese restaurants in Singapore fresh produce grown in what it says is the first licensed indoor...
  • 'PK' poster: All that you need to know about the National Panasonic two-in-one covering Aamir Khan's privates August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan standing bare bodied on a railway track with a Dr-Spock-like expression on his face. Between us and his nakedness is what we used to refer to as a two-in-one, some variant of which some of us would recall possessing in the distant past. While the Indian...
  • Nokia in wireless network deal with Panasonic July 31, 2014

    Helsinki: Finnish wireless equipment maker Nokia says it has a preliminary agreement to acquire part of the wireless network business of Japan's Panasonic Corp. No financial value for the deal was given. Nokia said Thursday that the two companies aim to finalise the deal by September and close it by the end...
  • Panasonic launches Eluga U smartphone in India at Rs 18,990; features a 5-inch display, 13 MP camera July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Japanese tech giant Panasonic today said it plans to introduce as many as 15 new devices in the next few months as it aims to garner five per cent share of the Indian multi-billion dollar smartphone market. Panasonic, which entered the smartphone market here last year, has also declared...
  • Intel to make audio-visual gear chips for Panasonic under contract July 8, 2014

    San Francisco: Intel Corp said on Monday it would make chips for Panasonic for the audio- and visual-equipment markets, the latest expansion of Intel's contract manufacturing business in the face of slow personal computer sales. With Intel far behind rivals in making chips for smartphones and tablets, the US chipmaker has...
  • Panasonic launches new window ACs in India, targets small town buyers May 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Japan's electronic major Panasonic said it has ventured into the window air-conditioner segment in a bid to expand consumer base in the hinterlands and small towns. Panasonic, which is aiming to capture up to 8 per cent (value basis) of the AC market this season, has re-entered into the segment...
  • Panasonic P81 with octa-core processor, 5.5-inch display launched in India at Rs 18,990 May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Panasonic launched its latest smartphone - P81 - in India. It is the company's new flagship smartphone. The phone has a 5.5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 720x1280 pixels. Priced at Rs 18,990, the phone is engineered with a 1.7GHz octa-core processor and has 1GB of RAM....
  • Panasonic P31 smartphone to be launched in India on March 6 March 3, 2014

    New Delhi: It's been almost a week since Panasonic India started teasing the arrival of its new smartphone P31, and now an official spokesperson from the company informed us that the phone is coming to India on March 6. However, there is no information on its pricing and availability yet. If...
  • Panasonic launches two feature phones EZ180, EZ240 at Rs 1350, Rs 1790 February 12, 2014

    New Delhi: In a bid to expand its reach to price-sensitive mass market, Japanese electronics major Panasonic launched two feature phones EZ180 and EZ240 for Rs 1,350 and Rs 1,790, respectively. The company said the devices offer a good battery life, Hindi support and security features like mobile tracker, security...
  • CES 2014: Panasonic unveils wearable 4K camcorder that hooks onto your ear January 7, 2014

    Las Vegas: Panasonic unveiled a product Monday that combines two big tech trends - ultra HD and wearable devices - with a portable, camera that hooks onto your ear and records in ultra-high definition 4K video. Panasonic didn't immediately name the gadget, but it resembles the company's A100 full HD camcorder,...
  • Sony, Panasonic say to end joint OLED TV development December 25, 2013

    Tokyo: Sony Corp and Panasonic Corp, Japan's two largest consumer electronics companies, said on Wednesday that they will end joint development of organic light emitting diode (OLED) television screens, a thinner and brighter type of next-generation display in which Korean rivals have a head-start. The two companies, which have been scaling...
  • Panasonic to launch fewer digital cameras in 2014: Report November 21, 2013

    Bangalore: Japanese consumer electronics firm Panasonic Corp will launch about five compact digital cameras next year, half of this year's number, as it looks to return the business to profitability by fiscal 2014, the Nikkei reported. Panasonic has been shifting its focus to products for businesses, such as automotive systems and...
  • Panasonic T31 with 4-inch display, dual-core CPU launched at Rs 7,990 October 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Expanding its smartphone portfolio, Japanese electronics major Panasonic today launched an Andriod-based handset for Rs 7,990. Panasonic T31, the fifth model to be launched since its entry into the Indian market, runs on Android Jelly Bean operating system, has 4-inch WVGA display screen and...
  • Panasonic says it will continue selling plasma TVs in India October 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Japanese Electronic major Panasonic today said it would retain some models of the plasma TV in India, amid reports that it is exiting the vertical. "Panasonic in India has retained some models in the Plasma category owing to its existing demand in the country," said Panasonic India Managing...
  • Panasonic to exit plasma TV panel business by end-March 2014 October 9, 2013

    Tokyo: Panasonic Corp will pull out of the plasma television panel business by the end of the financial year to March 2014, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters, marking a key milestone in the long-term decline of Japan's TV industry. Panasonic had been widely expected to back out of the...
  • Panasonic to launch mobile phones under Rs 5,000 by November September 29, 2013

    New Delhi: In a bid to strengthen its position in the Indian mobile phone market, Japanese electronics major Panasonic plans to come out with devices below Rs 5,000 by November this year. The company has already launched four premium smartphone models since May, when it entered into the domestic market...
  • Park Sung-Joon strolls to top at Asia-Pacific Open September 28, 2013

    Osaka: Park Sung-joon of Korea continued his great form after carding a third round three-under-par 68 to charge into a two-shot lead at the Asia-Pacific Panasonic Open golf tournament on Saturday. The slightly-built Korean, who has not missed a single cut in Japan this season, overcame the tough playing conditions with...
  • All six Indians miss cut in Asia-Pacific Panasonic Open September 27, 2013

    Osaka (Japan): It was a disastrous outing for Indians golfers here as none of the six starters were able to make the halfway cut at the Asia-Pacific Panasonic Open golf tournament on Friday. Three of the Indians missed the cut by one shot at the USD 1.48 million event sanctioned...
  • Panasonic T11, P11 smartphones available online for Rs 9520, Rs 16,364 September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Panasonic has launched its two new smartphones in India named Panasonic T11 and P11, which are available online on Snapdeal.com for Rs 9520 and Rs 16364, respectively. Both the Panasonic T11 and P11 run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. The Panasonic T11 is a dual SIM phone and has...
  • Panasonic to stop selling consumer smartphones in Japan: Report August 29, 2013

    Bangalore: Panasonic Corp is finalising plans to pull out of the consumer smartphone business in Japan and has approached potential buyers for its cellular base station business, the Nikkei reported. It will end production at its only smartphone factory by March 2014, the daily said. The company told NTT DoCoMo Inc that...
  • Panasonic to stop making new smartphones for NTT Docomo: Report August 6, 2013

    Bangalore: Panasonic Corp has told NTT Docomo Inc it would stop supplying new smartphone models from this winter, Kyodo news service said, citing sources familiar with the matter. Panasonic said in July that its mobile phone sales decreased sharply in the April-June quarter due partly to NTT Docomo's adoption of a...
  • Quad-core Panasonic P11 and T11 coming soon; P11 priced at Rs 16,890 July 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Looks like Panasonic is about to add to its portfolio of smartphones in India. We've just spotted the Panasonic P11 on online retailer Flipkart with a price tag of Rs 16,890. In addition, the company has also listed the T11, which is also a quad-core smartphone, but with low-end...
  • Panasonic bets big on mobile phones, battery business to boost revenue July 13, 2013

    Hyderabad: Japanese electronics major Panasonic is betting big on mobile phones and battery business to reach USD 3.66 billion in revenue from India by 2015-16. Both the verticals are expected to contribute nearly 25 per cent of the total business of the company from the next...