About Us

Vu Televisions [pronounced “view”] is a Television brand established in 2006 between California, USA and Mumbai, India which was started with the vision of building high-tech products for the burgeoning urban youth.

The development of Vu's Television products was inspired by the human factors approach of New Product Development pioneered by MIT Media Lab, Boston and innovation labs across the world. Each television produced by Vu's factories worldwide is built from the highest A+ grade panels, with the fastest processors, RoHS-grade materials and energy efficient power solutions. Vu works closely with consumers to understand their entertainment preferences and content choices to develop user-friendly interfaces for their interaction with the TV.

All Vu Televisions are designed to operate for over 100,000 hours in normal circumstances and provide the best picture quality even in brightly-lit environments. Vu's NPD Labs have pioneered in television technology with award-winning innovative products such as the Iconium range, the Play range, the Intelligent TV, the Waterproof TV, the Netflix-integrated TV, the rose gold 85” 4K TV, the Digital Home, the Office TV and more.

The consumer experience of a Vu TV extends to world-class and personalized customer relations after purchase, for which Vu set up the first ISO 9001 Certified Customer Support center for televisions in the country. Therefore, the brand has been constantly rated 5/5 on multiple consumer forums, received TV of the year from the media and is the fastest growing TV brand in various segments.


Vu E- WASTE POLICY

  • Vu encourages recycling of all useful and valuable material from e-waste so as to conserve the ever depleting natural resources.
  • Recycling end-of-life products is vital for us to save resources and minimize waste and pollution of our environment.

RECYCLE - for a cleaner & greener earth

Vu acts responsibly towards our environment . our recycle program for take back and our recycle initiative is taken for all our end of life products .



  • Our E- waste management program is specifically aimed at capturing all our ewaste across india and re- cycling through e recyclers - (authorized & approved by central pollution control board. Delhi .)
  • As a part of the e-waste recycling initiative, VU has partnered with India's leading electronic asset management and e-waste disposal company's, . Under this partnership, VU will provide and ensure environmentally safe management of electronics that have reached their endoflife phase.
  • All the necessary and legal authorisations required for the processing facilities have been taken and approved by the concerned governmental agencies. The recycling and disposal of ewaste helps us to ensure protection of the environment from any hazardous consequences.
  • Under our re-cycling policy and the legislation passed by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), & CPCB known as ewaste (management & handling) Rules 2011, with effect for 1st May, 2012:
  • VU will seek equal responsibility and co-operation from our customers in reducing the harmful impact of electronic products
  • VU will also abide by all the rules related to E- Waste management

DO and dont's for our customers

Do's:

  • Follow the instructions for proper handling of end of life equipment in our catalogues
  • Make sure that your electronic products are recycled only by authorised recyclers/dismantlers or hand over to our nearest center
  • Consult your nearest VU Collection Point for disposing products that have reached end of life
  • Drop off used electronic products, remotes / cables or any accessories at the nearest VU Collection Point at your cost
  • Separate the packaging materials from the electronic products as per safe waste disposal options
  • Protect the glass surface of any electronic product to avoid breakage injury .

Don'ts:

  • Never dismantle your electronic products yourself
  • Never dispose electronic products in bins having ‘Do Not Dispose' sign
  • Never sell or give e-waste to informal and unorganised sectors like local scrap dealer/ rag pickers
  • Never throw your electronic waste along with municipal waste as they end up reaching landfills

FAQ's


  • How to identify that this is an e-waste product
  • All electrical or electronic products having wires / PCB / Led / Lcd panels and it is not usable and cannot be repaired / end of life .
  • Why re-cycling should be done? Benefits.
  • Recycling of old electronic product is beneficial in following ways: There is need to encourage recycling of all useful and valuable material from e-waste so as to conserve the ever depleting natural resources. Recycling end-of-life products is vital if we are to save resources and minimize waste. Also scientific disposal of e-waste reduces the environment pollution. The correct disposal of old product will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health. 
  • What are the negative consequences if proper recycling is not done.
  • Any disposal through unauthorised agencies/person will attract action under Environment (Protection) Act 1986, which provides for imprisonment upto 5 years or with fine upto Rs. 1 Lac or both. Followings are negative consequences of disposal of product if not done in scientific way : Toxic material present in e-waste get mixed with earth, air, water etc and causes health issues. Burning of rubber & Plastic in open area causes air pollution.
  • How the product is to be properly handled while disposing it off.
  • Product should not be damaged, dismantled or thrown in municipal waste. It should be packed and handed over to authorized re-cycler.
  • What are the effects if the product is dismantled by the user.
  • All the products are safe for human being to use. However in case of breakage/dismantling in unscientific way could cause damage to environment or human being (directly or indirectly).Chances are there that user might come in contact with chemicals which could cause irritation in skin & eyes, might cause dizziness etc. Also sharp edges of electronic items could cause damage to body.
  • What precautions to be taken in case of any accidental breakage and the person is exposed to such hazardous substances.
  • In case of accidental breakage of consumer durable products like: TV / LCD / LED :Breakage of Picture-tube / LCD – don’t touch the glass with bare-hand and collect the glass scrap in a bag/carton. Clean your eyes & hand properly.
  • What will happen if the product is not properly handled and is given/sold to scrap dealer like any other ordinary scrap.
  • In case e Waste is sold to unauthorized dealers (Kabbadi), they don’t have scientific tools to recycle the products and therefore they are not authorized by the Pollution Control Board. In open area they burn the plastic parts, break the seal of parts which carries gases and try to extract metals. Such smoke and gases pollute the environment. Also hazardous residual are thrown in landfills which is dangerous for land, water, air and living beings.
  • How to contact for e waste disposal
  • To locate a nearest collection centre or call for pick-up for disposal of tv’s, please contact Toll Free No. 1800-22 -8455 for details. All collection centres and pick up facilities are done by third parties , with VU as a facilitator.

DISPOSAL

For safe disposal of product after end of life carry them to our nearest collection point. For any further query/suggestion regarding write a mail to : [email protected]

For nearest collection point details call on our Toll free No. 1800-228-455