Best of CES 2019 – The 30 best gadgets from the biggest tech trade show
That's a wrap on CES 2019 and it was nothing short of inspiring. LG stole the show with an even better display than past years and even wowed us with a rollable TV. But, they weren't the only ones to impress us - check out our roundup of the best of the best.
- When is the next CES happening? Like every year, CES 2020 will start on January 07, 2020 and end on January 10, 2020. A week packed with innovation and breakthrough technologies!
- Which was the most-trending non-tech topic at CES 2019? Leaving aside the high-tech products that dominated the show floor, there were also things like the Impossible Burger 2.0 that made everyone go crazy and excited. Coming from the American company Impossible Foods, this burger did win everyone’s hearts and in a good way.
- Where can I find all the major CES 2019 announcements? We have curated a specific category for CES 2019. You can easily find all the major announcements here.
And just like that, the Consumer Electronics Show has concluded for 2019. Every day this week (and let’s be honest, the excitement started last week) has been chock-full of incredible products, great innovation, and a clear sense of a bright future. From LG’s Massive Curve of Nature OLED display to flying cars of the future, those 4,500 brought their A-game.
To catch you up on all things CES 2019, here’s our list of some of the best products we saw.
LG Z9 8K 88-inch OLED TV
Complete with 8K resolution, this television has four times the resolution of existing 4K TVs and eight times the resolution of any full HD set currently in stores. Complete with the a9 Generation 2 AI platform, it improves sound and picture quality of lesser-quality content and upscales it to 8K.
Samsung Minimal Space Monitor
Designed to keep your desk looking its best, this device takes up practically no space and is free of messy cables. The Space Monitor improves work efficiency by offering more desk space. When you aren’t using it, the monitor simply stores flat against the wall.
LG Meridian Google Assistant Sound Bars
Available in three models of different sizes, these sound bars feature Google’s smart assistant to give you more access than ever before. Using just your voice, you can receive information about the audio you’re hearing.
Acer Swift 7 Laptop
This impressive computer measures just 8.98mm thick. Additionally, the laptop has a 14-inch touchscreen with narrow bezels. Plus, it offers 4G LTE connectivity with the integrated antenna.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8s 2.0 Wireless Earbuds
The upgraded version of the in-ear headphones comes with a wireless charging case. The Beoplay E8s 2.0 earbuds also provide a new charging method using a USB-C cable. And, the case offers exta battery life with the capability of charging the headphones up to three times over on the go.
Sphero Specdrums App-Enabled Music Creation Rings
Along with teaching STEM, these wearables use motion and color sensors to bring you the audio of the world. The Specdrums deliver a variety of sounds based on different surfaces. When placed on a color, the system produces the accompanying audio.
Kohler Numi 2.0 Intelligent Toilet
Combining comfort and entertainment, this clever toilet boasts impressive ambience thanks to built-in surround sound speakers as well as mood lighting. It even has Alexa built-in so you can get the perfect settings with just your voice.
Ledger Nano X Bluetooth Crypto Wallet
Taking things on the go, this Bluetooth-enabled device takes away the pain points of traditional crypto wallets. Featuring a robust app, the Nano X is totally mobile-friendly meaning you aren’t confined to your desk or even your workspace for managing your cryptocurrency.
Smacircle S1 Compact Folding eBike
This revolutionary personal vehicle is optimized to fit into your lifestyle. Weighing only 15.4lbs., the Smacircle S1 has a carbon fiber frame and is easy to ride and take everywhere you go. Ideal for city dwellers, this eBike also folds down flat.
U by Moen Smart Shower
These showers allow you to control them with your voice. You can easily start, stop and pause your shower with a simple command. Just ask Alexa and you’re ready to go.
Lumen Metabolism Tracking Device
Connecting to an app, this clever device takes all the guesswork out of your nutrition. Lumen works by analyzing your breath. With a single breath, Lumen can tell if you’re burning carbs or fat. In addition, the app prompts you to continue your progress.
NVIDIA 65-inch 4K HDR Big Format Gaming Display
Designed for avid gamers, this device comes packed with technology to enhance your gaming experience. Likewise, the NVIDIA 65-inch 4K display offers low latency and has NVIDIA’s Shield and G-SYNC built-in.
ASUS ProArt PA90 Mini PC
This stylish and powerful system comes with Intel Core processors as well as support for Intel Optane Technology. Likewise, the 8th generation Intel Core Processors allow the ProArt PA90 Mini PC to perform just like a desktop.
Tetra Connected Countertop Dishwasher
Incredibly innovative, this smart home device is a miniature and intelligent dishwasher. Unlike the bulky machine in most homes, the Tetra Dishwasher is ideal for homes with two to three people. In fact, there’s enough space inside to clean 10 plates or up to 12 pint glasses.
Polaroid OneStep+ i-Type Camera
An upgrade to the OneStep 2, this camera connects to the app via Bluetooth to reveal six creative tools. The Polaroid OneStep+ comes with light painting and double exposure features. Light painting lets you use a light source as a paintbrush while double exposure captures two photos in one frame.
JBL Link Drive Car Google Assistant Device
This little device simply plugs into your car cigarette lighter so you can easily enjoy the benefits of Google Assistant on any drive. It comes with dual noise-canceling mics to effectively block out wind and road noise and you can ask for information such as driving directions, traffic, weather, calendar updates and more.
DJI Smart Drone Controller
This device comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p screen that displays incredibly bright and clear images in any conditions. In fact, you can even view your live feed in direct sunlight. Compatible with the DJI Mavic 2 and other drone aircraft, the Smart Controller’s intuitive controls make handling a breeze.
HTC VIVE Cosmos Premium PC VR System
Offering virtual reality without limitations, this wearable uses stunning graphics and realistic sound to provide a truly immerse experience. In addition, the real RGB displays offer incredibly sharp and clear visuals with minimal screen door effect.
Withings BPM Core Heart Health Device
This smart health system combines three necessary devices into one for a truly comprehensive look at your heart. The BPM Core serves as a blood pressure device, and ECG, and a digital stethoscope.
Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite Tablet
Featuring an impressive 10.1-inch 1080p display, the MediaPad M5 Lite uses ClariVu technology to enhances display clarity and brightness. Pairing great visuals with great audio, the tablet pairs with Huawei Histen 5.0 stereo audio to deliver rich soundscapes for immersive 3D surround sound.
Philips SmartSleep Deep Sleep Headband
Comfortably worn around the head, this sleep wearable pairs with an app and is clinically proven to improve your sleep quality. Engineered with doctors and researchers, the SmartSleep Headband is designed for those who sleep fewer than seven hours a day achieve deep sleep.
Ring Door View Cam
Get a better view of who’s at your door with the Ring Door View Cam. Despite looking like a smart doorbell, this device is designed to actually replace the peephole on your door. As a result, it captures a better view at who’s standing outside, unlike the position of a typical doorbell.
Fitbit Charge 3 Advanced Fitness Tracker
This wearable uses round-the-clock heart rate and personalized insights to let you know what’s going inside your body. Likewise, the 24/7 heart rate monitor gives you more insight into your heart health. Thanks to the all-day calorie tracking, you can find out exactly how many calories you’re burning to achieve your goals.
FoldiMate Automatic Laundry Folding Robot
Stop wasting your time on sorting and folding clothes with the FoldiMate Automatic Laundry Folding Robot. This prototype machine takes your freshly aired garments and towels and folds them into a neat pile.
GE Kitchen Hub 27-inch Smart Display
This screen sits at a comfortable viewing level, making it convenient to enjoy smart features while you cook. The Kitchen Hub comes with live video chat functionality along with multiple camera angles so you can easily make calls.
Anker PowerPort Atom PD 1 Power Delivery Charger
The PowerPort Atom provides 30w charging despite its tiny size. In fact, the PowerPort Atom PD 1 is the same size as a phone charger. The 1.5-inch cube offers just as much power delivery as larger 30w USB-C chargers.
UBTECH Cruzr Intelligent Humanoid Service Robot
Cruzr is a customized, cloud-based bot designed to help attend to your customer’s needs. Designed for business environments, Cruzr comes with many useful features including video conferencing and multi-modal interaction.
Samsung Flash Ultra Slim Notebook
Striking in appearance, this compact laptop features a unique textile finish. As the creators of their own plastics, Samsung opted for a burlap-like finish on the Flash Notebook. In addition to this, the keyboard has typewriter keys for a touch of retro design.
ASUS Lyra Voice Alexa Router Speaker
Tackle more with just your voice when you have the ASUS Lyra Voice Alexa Router Speaker. It’s not a misprint; this device combines the big sound of a speaker with the connectivity of a router. You can even interact with Alexa and even control your other smart home devices.
Do you have any favorites that didn’t make our list? Let us know in the comments!
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