OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Panasonic will exhibit its latest products and technologies at the
Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (IFA) 2015, one of the biggest
trade shows for consumer electronics and home appliances in the world,
to be held in Berlin, Germany, from September 4 to 9, 2015.
Under the theme of “A Better Life, A Better World,”. The Panasonic booth
will highlight the Lifestyles Showcase presenting a living environment
featuring “the lifestyles we all desire,”. Complete with Panasonic’s wide
range of products, from audio-visual equipment to home appliances and
Panasonic Live @ IFA2015 will also make available views from the
exhibition venue on video.
Highlights of Panasonic IFA2015
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Main Exhibits in the Panasonic Booth
Lifestyle Showcase: Better Living Tomorrow
on the themes of food preparation, family gathering, relaxation.
beauty and health, Panasonic presents the “lifestyles we all desire”.
technically possible within the next five years. These themes will be
presented in four living environments of the kitchen, dining room,
living room and bedroom, with home interiors and consumer electronics
blended in harmony.
The kitchen encourages rich and healthy eating
habits, like having your own professional chef and nutritionist in your
home, through Panasonic’s advanced kitchen appliances and cloud services
that make preparing nutritionally-balanced gourmet dishes as simple as a
piece of cake.
• Built-in Kitchen
In addition to
Panasonic’s free-style induction hobs and cordless kitchen appliances,
its new ideas include a built-in food maturing stocker for fermenting
and maturing food.
• Cloud Services
Centering around the
Personal Kitchen Screen, demonstrations here will introduce how
connected home appliances can enrich your eating lifestyle with
cloud-based services, such as recommending recipes that match the
family’s eating habits.
Here a family is able to enjoy a pleasant time
together, full of conversation in a stimulating environment aided by an
unobstructively-designed screen, video and lighting effects and
• Transparent Screen
screen is an interactive window that functions as a windowpane when not
• Smart Downlight
This novel downlight
is similar to a projector and will both light up the table and project
In the living room Panasonic’s audio-visual equipment
blends in as part of the interior decor and creates a relaxing
atmosphere, whether you're alone or with others.
• Ambient Display
The smart display
automatically changes its size to the optimum depending on the
information displayed on it.
• Rug Speakers
These speakers are
incorporated into the carpet. In addition to providing maximum
6.1-channel surround sound perfect for watching movies, they offer
control over the reach of sound. The sound can be directed to people who
want to listen to it or away from those in the room who may be in
conversation or reading.
With built-in equipment and services fused with the
bedroom environment, the room contributes to the healthy lifestyle of an
individual with health and beauty information similar to that given by a
professional advisor but in the comfort of your own home.
• Your Sleep Manager
To support a good
sleep, Panasonic’s advanced technologies are integrated together, such
as those in sensors, images, air conditioning and sound systems, as well
as circadian lighting systems based on human biorhythms that are
repeated according to the sun’s movements.
• Interactive Mirror
This mirror has
been improved from the previous interactive mirror and now includes
features such as vital statistics check, magnifier and rear view of
Lifestyle Showcase: Living
the living environment Panasonic creates a high-quality audio-visual
space with 4K organic light emitting diode (OLED) TV, 4K home theater
systems, AllPlayTM, SAT>IP (broadcast signal and IP
conversion protocol) compatible equipment for home streaming and mobile
• 4K VIERA TV
Visitors can preview the
latest lineup of Panasonic’s 4K VIERA TVs, including its new “4K Pro”
65-inch OLED (TX-65CZ950) to be released in October in Europe. The CZ950
is equipped with Panasonic’s original 4K Studio Master Processor image
processing engine, which has been tuned by a professional Hollywood
colorist and utilizes color management technology acquired through the
company’s extensive experience with plasma TVs to realize the ultimate
in advanced picture quality with high contrast and rich color
expression, delivering picture quality accurate to the filmmaker’s
The TV technology zone will explain in more detail the technology that
is behind the high picture quality of VIERA TVs, along with the Firefox
OS that makes web content more accessible and SAT>IP that allows for
receiving TV broadcasts via LAN and wireless transmissions without using
• Personal Screen (reference model)
development prototype of a waterproof, portable 24-inch TV will be on
display. It uses wireless transmissions from tuners to allow users to
enjoy TV broadcasts or recorded programs in rooms without antennas.
• Ultra HD Blu-ray™ Player (reference model)
is a development prototype of the Ultra HD Blu-ray™ player compatible
with the next-generation Blu-ray standard, adopting the latest
technologies like 4K and High Dynamic Range.
• AllPlay™-Compatible Products
corner will introduce the Panasonic SC-ALL5CD compact stereo system and
SC-ALL2 wireless speaker system, among others, that are compatible with
the AllPlay™ protocol, which uses Wi-Fi to play music simultaneously on
several equipment in the house. These products offer a wonderful music
experience with non-compressed transmission that allows users to enjoy
high-quality audio easily anywhere in the house from a variety of sound
sources such as music saved on a smartphone or tablet, streaming, CDs
• High Resolution Audio Products
visitors can find Panasonic’s audio equipment that reproduces richly
detailed high-resolution sound in high quality, including the
SC-PMX100/70 micro audio system, the RP-HD10/5 headphones and prototype
• Nubo Mobile Monitoring Camera
advantage of 4G LTE, 3G or 2G mobile connectivity, Panasonic Nubo is the
world’s first mobile monitoring camera that makes monitoring possible in
places without Wi-Fi connectivity – such as a tent at a festival, a
horse in a remote stable or a moored boat –. You can protect the things
most important to you, at all times.
Lifestyle Showcase: Urban Park
corner will showcase outdoor-oriented imaging solutions. Panasonic’s
proposals for recording your precious memories include its wearable
cameras that are more compact and ideal for more active video shooting
and LUMIX cameras with 4K video recording capability that offer its
unique 4K Photo mode.
• LUMIX Digital Cameras
The lineup on
display will include Panasonic’s latest LUMIX camera models and lenses,
such as the new GX8 digital single-lens mirrorless camera capable of 4K
video recording, the FZ300 Bridge camera due to be released this autumn,
and the new LUMIX G 25 mm/F1.7 standard single-focus lens.
In the technology exhibit zone, Panasonic will introduce its Innovative
Handshake Correction System by the ideal combination of lens I.S. and
Body I.S., which is featured with the LUMIX GX8, as well as the new
Focus Select feature currently in development which allows the focus
position to be freely adjusted after the photo is taken.
The photo gallery will show photos of decisive moments captured with 4K
• Video Cameras/Wearable Cameras
will introduce a “wireless twin camera” solution by wirelessly
connecting its A1 compact, lightweight –. Approx. 45 grams –. Wearable
camera and the WX970 4K video camera. Videos taken with the A1 will
appear on the sub-screen of the WX970. Panasonic’s lineups of video
cameras and wearable cameras will also be on display.
Lifestyle Showcase: Salon
hair stylists and advisors will show simple and convenient ways to
enhance your beauty at home, using a wide range of Panasonic’s beauty
appliances, from health care to skin care.
• Beauty Appliances
experience first hand Panasonic’s unique “nanoe” hair-care products that
infuse moisture into hair while drying, as well as facial steamers that
allow moisture to penetrate and clean deep into the skin through pores,
plus the ES-WH80 Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Epilator which went on sale
in Europe this past August.
• Men’s Grooming
Visitors can try out
Panasonic’s 5-blade ES-LV95 Lamdash shaver that allows for gentle and
close shave with an advanced pivoting head. The ER-GB80/70/60 beard
and mustache trimmers that feature 39 settings for personalized trim
impromptu stage performance will introduce Panasonic’s intelligent
AutoCare function that ensures an optimum washing performance by
automatically detecting stain levels.
• Panasonic’s rich history of washing machine manufacturing, beginning
in 1951, will be shown, with the very first commercial model on display.
• Visitors can find Panasonic’s latest lineup of washing machines
equipped with AutoCare. Using optical sensors, AutoCare detects stain
levels and the type of laundry detergent in use to ensure an optimum
washing performance. The lineup includes the large, 10 kg capacity
NA-140ZS1/XS1/XR1 offering superb efficiency and ease of use. The
NA-140ZS1/XS1 and 168ZS1 that feature a powerful steam function to help
soften the fabric without using fabric softener. These washing machines
will be released in Europe in February 2016.
Lifestyle Showcase: Kitchen
food specialist will offer a mini-cooking school, using Panasonic’s slow
juicer, steam microwave oven and breadmaker to suggest a healthy eating
lifestyle with freshly prepared foods. An instructor from a famous
Japanese cooking school, Tsuji Culinary Institute, will prepare Japanese
cuisine, using Panasonic’s induction hob on the stage.
refrigerators on display here combines sophisticated exterior design
with innovative features inside, such as Vitamin Safe that keeps
vegetable fresh and PerfectSolution allowing for layout flexibility
inside the fridge. Demonstrations highlight various features from the
viewpoints of ecology, health and freshness, with videos showing a
real-size touchscreen display.
• Built-in Equipment
demonstrates Panasonic’s full-scale entry into the European appliances
market, with products on display including built-in kitchen equipment
that went on sale in Germany this summer, such as induction hobs, steam
microwave ovens, dishwasher-dryers, range hoods and refrigerators. The
exhibits will highlight features unique to Panasonic using its
technology and usability honed over years in Japan. They include the
KYT-B915/925/935 and KY-B615/625 induction hobs. They provide optimum
temperature control for cooking, thanks to Panasonic’s original light
thermal sensor technology that detects far-infrared radiation from the
bottom of the pot. Also included will be the SX485 compact oven equipped
with inverter controls and steamer functions.
• Kitchen Appliances
experience Panasonic’s latest kitchen appliances first hand, such as the
MJ-L500 slow juicer to make fresh juice and frozen sweets, the NN-CS894
combination steam microwave oven for steam and grill cooking. The
SD-ZB2512 breadmaker that allows the user to enjoy freshly baked bread
Prototype on Display
• Panasonic will show a prototype of an analog turntable with a newly
developed Direct Drive (DD) motor, as well as a video introducing the
history of the Technics brand that celebrates its 50th anniversary this
Products on Display
• SU-G30 Grand Class Network Audio Amplifier (to
go on sale in Europe in spring 2016)
This Hi-Fi network amp
designed for the high-resolution era realizes the ideal of simplicity
with high performance. Inheriting the advanced digital technology
featured with the Reference Class, the amp with a simple configuration
delivers uncompromising audio quality by sending the digital audio data
via the shortest signal path for minimum deterioration.
• ST-G30 Grand Class Music Server (to be released
in Europe in spring 2016)
The Hi-Fi music server offers
high-quality sound and premium user experiences. Panasonic’s noise
reduction technology realizes high quality, accurate data transmission,
while Bit-Perfect Ripping realizes precision data importing from CDs by
using a CD drive enclosed in a sound damping shelter to suppress
vibration and noise to minimal levels.
(SC-C500) Premium Class All-in-one Hi-Fi System (to be released in
Europe in 2015)
This all-in-one premium audio offers new
listening style, with genuine Hi-Fi sound and a compact, stylish design.
It uses a unique speaker system –. With tweeters and horns set in three
directions –. To fill the entire space with music.
• EAH-T700 Premium Stereo Headphones (to be
released in Europe in 2015)
These headphones provide the
ultimate sound experience, with a wide band two-way drive (50 mm dynamic
driver and 14 mm super tweeter) to faithfully reproduce the sound of
Visit the listening room and enjoy the superb
sound produced by current Technics models, including the Reference Class
R1 Series, the Premium Class C700 Series and the new Grand Class G30
Panasonic Booth at IFA
Friday, September 4 to Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Messe Berlin, Hall 5.2 a/b
Approx. 3,300 m2
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