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Beside / Air conditioner

Beside
Beside

Discipline: Product

Beside
Beside

Discipline: Product

Beside is a portable air conditioner that can transform terraces and gardens into spaces of comfort. Air conditioners usually comprise two units: an indoor unit with a built-in radiator to perform heat exchange, and an outdoor unit with a compressor to control refrigerant temperature. Because the indoor unit is mounted to the wall, users are unable to move the air conditioner to a different location. To overcome this problem, Japanese innovators Daikin Industries have developed a new ultra-small compressor and changed the radiator layout to produce an air conditioner that is light, portable and flexible.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2019

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia, Europe, North America

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

This is a light and easy to carry portable air conditioner for both indoor and outdoor use. Its reduced design and functionality suit the product without disturbing its environmental credentials. The attention to detail is also very striking. Well done!
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Client / Manufacturer

Daikin Industries Ltd.

Daikin Industries, Ltd.
Daikin Technology Innovation Center
Settsu, Osaka, Japan

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Design

Daikin Industries Ltd.

Daikin Industries, Ltd.
Daikin Technology Innovation Center
Settsu, Osaka, Japan

Ryoichi Nakagawa

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