Sharp Launches Smart Car Air-Purifier in India


The brand claims that their latest car air purifier is especially designed and built for India. Sharp is aiming to strengthen its presence in the air-purifier category in India

Sharp has announced the unveiling of its new FP-JC2M-B car-air-purifier in India. Sharp has priced the FP-JC2M-B air-purifier at Rs 16,500 in the country. The brand said that it will be retailing the same through offline sales and distribution networks all across India.

An official statement released by the brand read, “Aimed to strengthen its presence in India and to expand its air purifier range, Sharp Business System India Private Limited, the 100 per cent subsidiary of SHARP Corporation, Japan has brought in the latest series of Air Purifiers and Car Air Purifiers.”

Price wars

Several players including the likes of Honeywell and BuyChoice are offering car air-purifiers in the same category in the country. It is to be noted here that BuyChoice 5L Touchscreen Intelligent Automatic Power-Off car air-purifier is retailing for Rs 15,680 on a popular e-commerce portal in the country. Similary, Honeywell HAP15M0025B car air-purifier is retailing for Rs 13,150 on the same portal.

Sharp FP-JC2M-B car air-purifier features

Sharp FP-JC2M-B car air-purifier is a smart device that cleanses air inside car silently using dual technology of HEPA and carbon filters which removes PM2.5 and other gaseous substances. Sharp claims that its Plasmacluster technology generates fresh air, eliminates toxic fumes, gases, molds and reduces static electricity providing the passengers with clean and odorless air. The air purifier has a clean air delivery rate of 0.54 cubic meters per minute.

The Coverage area for FP-JC2M-B is 3.6 cubic meters and it is suitable for every kind of car and SUV. Unlike other car air-purifiers, FP-JC2M-B can be placed on the back rest or arm rest with a belt provided for maximum output. The car air-purifier is powered by a 12Volts car adapter and has four operation modes – auto, low, medium and high. FP-JC2M-B car air purifier boosts a clean sign indicator and odor sensor with light dimmer option available.

Washable PM10 pre-filter can be used lifetime whereas carbon embedded dust filter and chemical filter has one year life. Sharp’s FP-JC2M-B car-air-purifier wighs just 1100 grams (1.1Kg).