The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced the CES 2019 Innovation Honorees, including those products recognised as Best of Innovation Honorees.
The announcement was made during the annual CES Unveiled New York, an invitation-only tech event bringing together top media, exhibitors and technologists for breaking news and a sneak peek of the products and trends expected at the upcoming CES 2019. Owned and produced by CTA, CES 2019 returns to Las Vegas on January 8-11, 2019.
An annual program that celebrates outstanding design, the CES Innovation Awards recognises Honorees across 28 product categories. An elite panel of judges, including designers, engineers and members of the tech media, review submissions based on design, functionality, consumer appeal, engineering and how the products compare with competitors. Products recognised as Best of Innovation received the highest ratings in their respective product categories.
The Best of Innovation Honorees for CES 2019 include:
Headphones: Sony – Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphones
High Performance Home Audio/Video: Qoobi B.V. – Qoobi ONE
Home Appliances: Heatworks – Tetra Countertop Dishwasher
Portable Media Players and Accessories: iHome – AQUIO Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker Bottle
Virtual and Augmented Reality: Plott – LetsPlott
Wireless Devices, Accessories and Services: LG Electronics – LG V40 ThinQ
All Honorees will be featured in the Innovation Awards Showcase at CES 2019. Last month, 55 companies were announced as CES Innovation Honorees during CES Unveiled Paris and 31 companies were announced during CES Unveiled Amsterdam. For the complete list of CES 2019 Innovation Honorees, including product descriptions and photos, visit CES.tech.
CES 2019, the world’s largest and most influential technology event, will showcase life-changing technology across every major industry, featuring 4,500 exhibitors across 2.75 million net square feet of exhibit space. CES provides access to the very latest transformative tech, such as 5G connectivity, artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, smart home, smart cities, sports tech, machine learning and more.