Philips Professional Display Solutions has partnered with IHG Hotels & Resorts to place 4K UHD, Chromecast-equipped Philips MediaSuite televisions in IHG hotel rooms, according to a press release.
IHG, which operates more than 6,000 properties in 100 countries and claims nearly one million guest rooms worldwide, will launch the deal with InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza and select hotels across its portfolio of brands. Further
Select PPDS models range in size from 49 inches to 75 inches and use built-in Chromecast, allowing guests to cast content from their personal devices to the in-room television, increasing mobile engagement in the room.
“In-room entertainment is an important part of the guest experience, and we have an innovative platform that allows guests to further personalize their stay and interact with IHG in new ways,” Peter Polley, SVP of IHG Hotels & Resorts, said in the release.