Sharp Philippines unveil 80 inch Aquos TV at 30th Philippine / 100th International anniversary celebration
MANILA, Philippines – It’s a double celebration as Sharp Philippines Corporation (SPC) celebrates its 30th anniversary as well as Sharp Corporation’s 100th anniversary at the Manila Hotel on September 14, 2012 . The event was kicked off by SPC president Takahiro Tanaka, who promises to continue to bring the best quality products to the Philippine market. It was also during the event that the new 80-inch Aquos television was unveiled, which makes it the largest LCD/LED TV available for purchase in the consumer market. Check out the full press release and event photos below.
Sharp (Phils.) Corporation held a press launch of newest, first-of-its kind products at Fiesta Pavilion, Manila Hotel on September 14, 2012 in line with the celebration of 100th Sharp Corporation Anniversary and 30th Sharp (Phils.) Corporation Anniversary.
SPC President Takahiro Tanaka expressed appreciation to media partners who attended and supported its business developments through the years. Philippine press was welcomed by intricately designed product displays showcasing high-end products and locally manufactured products. With the launching of new Sharp products, he said, “In the Philippines, we are working on various studies to know the current market situation and production of new and quality items with competitive price.”
Aquos 80”, the biggest LCD/LED TV in the local market ever introduced, is revealed to the press with Aquos 70” and Aquos 60”. Its Quattron technology brings viewing experience much closer-to-life. By enhancing the color integrity of red, green, blue and yellow, picture quality can reach its maximum sharpness and vividness while saving the use of energy. Aside from its color precision system, Aquos LCD/LED TV equally boasts its excellent viewing panel.
Sharp’s original plasmacluster ion technology is highlighted by staging PCI products namely French-door refrigerator and beauty products. Known for its revolutionary air purification mechanism, Plasmacluster ion (PCI) products can filter and disinfect indoor pollutants particularly house dust, allergens, molds and virus.
SAMM LCD Videoke is another one-of-its-kind Sharp product serenading the press with brilliant sounds and sights. Replacing the traditional Karaoke, SAMM KCD Videoke is by far the highly functional multimedia system. By combining the sharpness of LCD/LED TV and high-fidelity sound, it has redefined the landscape of local entertainment.
The newest model of fully automatic washing machine is also presented to the press putting emphasis on its hole less stainless tub. Carefully designed hole less stainless tub is proven to reduce the use of water and likewise, built to intensify washing efficiency without damaging the clothes.
The world’s first water oven range also brought a surprise in the press launch because of its renowned superheated steam technology. Laboratory tests have shown that Healsio can reduce fat and salt while keeping the natural vitamins of cooked meals.
Sharp (Phils.) Corporation has expressed confidence to continue its legacy in leading a new generation of technologies using its own manufacturing facilities. In the near future, Sharp (Phils.) Corporation plans to manufacture LCD/LED TV and dual washer, which will become the very first hub in the Philippines. These locally manufactured products are designed to complement the lifestyle of Filipino consumers.
SPC President Tanaka is optimistic in the socio-economic impact of Sharp products to the Philippine society and he said, “We want to be part of the continuous economic growth of the Philippines by producing locally, with the vision that our employees must grow together with the company in achieving its financial growth in the years to come”.
In addition, media practitioners who participated in the press launch received an extraordinary salvo towards the product reveal like a gastronomical treat of freshly cooked Spanish Tapa using Healsio.
For more photos, visit the Sharp Philippines 30th anniversary celebration photo gallery on Flickr.