e.Digital Corporation, a leading innovator of dedicated portable entertainment systems and patented flash memory-related technology, has announced the delivery of eVU portable in flight entertainment (IFE) systems pursuant to an initial eVU systems and services order from SriLankan Airlines.
To date, more than 30 airlines have made dedicated portable systems powered by e.Digital technology their in flight entertainment choice.
As the national air carrier of Sri Lanka, SriLankan Airlines serves 49 destinations in 31 countries in Europe, the Middle East, South and Southeast Asia and the Far East. Major destinations for SriLankan Airlines modern all Airbus fleet include London, Paris, Frankfurt, Rome, Milan, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, and Dubai.
e.Digital’s proprietary studio-approved eVU portable entertainment system features a multi-language, customizable, passenger-friendly interface and an industry-leading 20 plus hours of continuous video playback from a single battery charge.
eVU is available in both 7” and 8” high resolution LCD screens with 160 GB to 200 GB of rugged and reliable storage for many hours of movies, television shows, music, specialty programming and games.
eVU is the most reliable dedicated long play portable IFE product available today and integrates the latest in battery safety features through its removable “Smart” rechargeable high capacity battery pack.
“We chose e.Digital because of their reputation of providing a rugged, high quality IFE product and excellent customer service,” said Capt. Milinda Ratnayake, Head of Service Delivery, SriLankan Airlines.
“We welcome SriLankan Airlines as the newest eVU customer and the first airline to exclusively use our touch screen systems,” remarked Fred Falk, president and CEO of e.Digital. “We’re pleased that after their thorough evaluation, SriLankan Airlines selected our eVU systems and services over other portable IFE offerings for their passenger entertainment.”