Source: UF Group
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 07:01 PM IST (01:31 PM GMT)
Editors: General: Consumer interest, Entertainment; Business: Information technology, Media & entertainment; Technology
UF Group Set to Revolutionize Home Entertainment Forever
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
-- (Business Wire India)
Over the last few years, the UF Group has been closely linked with the entertainment industry. Through one of their group companies, Southern Digital Screenz the southern franchisee of UFO Moviez, they have changed the way movies are being screened in the theaters. Through a centralized server, they are able to screen movies in digital quality across 1200 plus theaters. These movies are delivered to cinemas through satellite downloads. The digital mechanism of movie screening has not only changed the quality but has also plugged piracy to a greater extent.
Now we at the UF Group in collaboration with the Malaysian based companies Select-tv and Creative experience Sdn Bhd is all set to launch a next generation E box called Ufx EmaginE with 90,000 satisfied customers around the world. This next generation E-Box comes with a host of mind-blowing features. From Movies on Demand to Media Player, from Personalised Services to Cool Apps, from Social Networking to Video Conferencing, from Online Shopping to E-Learning, this E-box will change people’s lifestyle.
This E box has a well stocked library of over 4000 movies covering over 36 languages. It has direct access to 3000 live radio stations and music portals around the globe. Browsing the internet is made possible along with access to unlimited user generated videos. The E box contains a cloud gaming device that has a vast library of 150 games. There is also a E learning facility installed, that has an interactive learning platform for students from preschool to post graduation. All this along with many more surprise applications, makes this E box a must have.
With a year’s warranty, EmaginE comes in two versions, one for home users and another for hotels and commercial users. The E-Box for home version costs Rs 6999 (that includes a security deposit of Rs 3000) and a three month subscription of Rs. 300 (Rs. 100 a month).
Talking about Ufx EmaginE, Dr. Usman Fayaz, Chairman, UFX Ventures Private Limited, said, 'Now subscribers can get endless entertainment at the click of a button. Ufx EmaginE will soon be available throughout the country through a vast network of distributors appointed for each district and sub- distributors appointed for each pin code.
“Plans are afoot to launch this first-of-its-kind user-friendly product all across the country. With this, entertainment as well as utility services will reach homes at the click of a button. We also intend to make our product available globally in the next two years” said Mr.Usman Faheed, Managing Director, Ufx Ventures Private Limited.
The unique feature of Ufx EmaginE is that this does not contain any form of native storage and works entirely on a streaming mechanism, which will help curb piracy to a great extent and the Pay Per view model will enable immediate settlement to vendors, Movie producers, Distributors and sub distributors through the payments gateway’s I cash Card mechanism duly certified by the RBI, which ensures total transparency and safety for content providers. The box connects via internet connection.
As for the hospitality industry, Ufx EmaginE will help hotels upgrade the quality of service, enhance the customer experience, and generate healthy revenues. The E-Box combines crucial elements of hospitality and elegant interface designs to deliver a user experience that is second to none. It offers a host of unique features like Movies on Demand, Music on Demand, Unique Greeting Screen, In-room shopping, Alarms and Reminders, Tour excursions, Internet on TV, Choice of 15 languages, and many more. So, hotels can get set to impress, serve, inform, and entertain guests like never before.
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Media contact details
Mr. J. Fahad,
Ufx Ventures Private Limited,
+91 95000 40947
KEYWORDS: CONSUMER, ENTERTAINMENT, IT, MEDIA, TECHNOLOGY