SAN MATEO, Calif. – Oct. 13, 2016 – PowerVision Technology Group, a worldwide leader in UAV, robotics and big data technologies, and the maker of the recently launched PowerEggTM, exceeded 100 million yuan (over $15 million) in pre-order sales during a 40-day (Sept. 1 to Oct. 10, 2016) PowerEgg pre-order drive on JD Finance in China. With the PowerEgg pre-order drive, PowerVision became the first company to surpass 100 million yuan in sales during the limited timeframe.
Combining a unique egg-shaped robotic design and the industry’s first gesture-based, one-handed drone controller, PowerEgg MaestroTM, PowerEgg is the world’s most intuitive consumer drone, designed for both enthusiasts and first time drone owners. PowerEgg became available for global pre-orders on Aug. 24 at the PowerVision Online Store (https://store.powervision.me). In China, drone enthusiasts and early technology adopters, placed PowerEgg pre-orders on JD Finance from Sept. 1 to Oct. 10, 2016. As of Oct. 10, the total pre-order sales for PowerEgg reached 101,657,729 yuan (over $15 million), setting a record on JD Finance.
“The tremendous success we saw from pre-orders on JD Finance confirms that PowerEgg’s one-of-a-kind design and ease-of-use remote control is making a big impact in the consumer drone market for both advanced and first-time users,” said Wally Zheng, CEO of PowerVision Technology Group. “With professional photography technology packed in a portable and easy-to-use design, our goal was to design PowerEgg to be the consumer drone like no other. We are thrilled to have so much interest in PowerEgg from early drone and technology adopters, and appreciate the support from our customers.”
JD Finance is a consumer finance subsidiary of JD.com, China’s second largest e-commerce company. JD. Finance provides a number of online financial services to consumers, start-ups, and companies in China.
About PowerVision PowerVision Technology Group is a worldwide leader in UAV technologies, products, and services with a corporate mission to innovate the future. PowerVision’s lineup ranges from smart drones and robots, data visualization and forecasting, virtual and augmented reality. Founded in 2009, PowerVision Technology Group comprises nearly 500 employees in China, the U.S., Canada, Australia, Germany, and Finland.
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