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  • Schneider Electric launches India’s first Anti-Viral Switches

    Published on March 26, 2021

    ●       Launched under its Clipsal X range and powered by Silver Ion technology – kills 99.9 percent of viruses

    ●       Is also equipped to kill bacteria

    ●       Contributes towards ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’, through conceptualization and manufacturing in India

    ●       Compatible with Smart Home Solutions

    ●       Promises style, safety and security to every home

    New Delhi: Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced the launch of its self- disinfecting anti-viral and anti-bacterial switches under its Clipsal X product range. Meeting international standards of testing, the switches are powered by Silver Ion technology which can kill over 99.9% of germs and self-disinfects itself. Available in two variants, these products have been conceptualised and manufactured in India as a part of Schneider Electric’s commitments towards the making of an Atmanirbhar Bharat.

    Switches are the most touched and used appliance at our homes and workplaces. As such, it makes them prone to be a major breeding ground for all sorts of viruses and germs. In the times we live in, there is a need for proper sterilization and disinfection of our surroundings, including switches. This is where Schneider Electric comes in with its new range of anti-viral switches.

    Developed using the state of the art technology, these switches are designed to ensure the highest safety in our everyday lives and adds to the existing portfolio of anti-bacterial switches by Schneider Electric. Technologically advanced, the Clipsal X range and its trendy dual-tone variants can complement the look of any home perfectly. They are also Smart – Ready and can easily be operated through Mobile phones, Google Home or Alexa when connected to any Smart Home solution, for instance: Wiser Smart Homes by Schneider Electric.

    Commenting on the launch, Srinivas Shanbhogue, VP, Home and Distribution Home and DistributionSchneider Electric India said, ‘The new Clipsal range of anti-viral and anti-bacterial switches are our latest innovation in the connected living device category. With its unique proposition of style, safety, and strength, these energy efficiency products can not only infuse character and life to any space but also makes safety of the users a top priority.’  

    The Clipsal X switches present the most stylish and vibrant range of switches that can enhance the style quotient of any space. Made with a contemporary sloped plate design, they can seamlessly blend within the wall. True to its name, these sleek yet sustainable switches will guarantee to be the perfect addition to any household or workspace. Made from flame-retardant and UV stabilized material to ensure added safety, they are designed to last up to 1 million clicks. It comes with a large plate overhang to cover the imperfections in plastering or painting around. Clipsal X switches have a glossy band which provides an ease to the user in cleaning the dust accumulated on the top of the plate.