Walton to launch affordable smart refrigerator

Business Desk

21 January, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Walton to launch affordable smart refrigerator

Customers observe Walton smart refrigerator at Walton stall of DITF in the capital on Sunday.

Country's leading electronics giant Walton is showcasing its upcoming IoT-based smart refrigerator at the premier pavilion No. 26 of the ongoing Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF).

Customers will get Tk 10,000 discount on pre-booking of the refrigerator priced at Tk 99,910. The affordable smart refrigerator will be released in the market in April this year, said a press release.

Engineer Golam Murshed, CEO of Walton Refrigerator Division, said: Wi-Fi module has been added to the smart refrigerator's control board which will connect the appliance to internet. Users can control and monitor the refrigerator using their mobile phones from any part of the world.

Tapash Kumer Mojumder, head of Walton fridge R&D department, said, Walton Smart Refrigerator is being manufactured by following 'Bangladesh Standards 1850: 2012' set by the Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institute (BSTI).

Walton provides 12-year replacement guarantee for compressors along with one-year replacement guarantee.