Child locators, high-end Bluetooth speakers, wall-size monitors and a Superstar Backfloat speaker for pools are just a few of the cool new products at CES.
Here's a list of product announcements and subsequent links for more information from CES 2015 Press Day, which featured 26 exhibitor press conferences on Jan. 5. Major Press Day product announcements included:
--Audioengine: B2 Premium 24-bit Bluetooth Speaker
: Wirelessly stream music from any Bluetooth-enabled device -- computer, iDevice, or Android phone. High-quality Audioengine stereo sound; includes a hand-built wood cabinet, Bluetooth aptX, 24-bit upsampling DAC, and extended wireless range.
: BME 680
, world's first sensor measuring humidity, air pressure and gas; Dremel
, the only UL certified 3D printer on the market; and Nyon, an integrated e-bike
with smartphone app and online portal.
: Wearable device for children
that enables parents to track movements via Wi-fi and GPS, in an effort to avoid being lost in crowded public places.
: 4K Joey
, first 4K set top box that also allows side-by-side viewing in HD; Hopper Voice Remote, dual-mode touchpad with swipe and touch capabilities; Sling TV, Standalone streaming TV service
offering the best of Live TV and online video.
: Cinema 600
, compact digital projector that can scale up its display to 25 times larger than a 60-inch TV screen.
: VIDAA Max 100-inch Laser Cinema TV
features a blue laser diode light source offering 25,000 hours of viewing with no degradation of brightness or color.
: Uses continuous physiological monitoring and bio-mathematical modeling
to provide insights about personal and population-wide health.
: Digital Key
uses phone as vehicle key to remotely start/unlock car.
: LG G Flex 2
: 5.5-inch P-OLED display with 20 percent greater durability that "heals" from backing scratches in 10 seconds; flexible curved OLED 77-inch 4K.
: Mercedes-Benz F015 Luxury in Motion
concept car (pictured)
, a self-driving vehicle, was debuted at the CES on Jan. 5. It's a concept car, not retail, that demonstrates Mercedes' idea for the future.
: Mobile Vitals
, a small wearable device that provides long-term vitals monitoring; Seymour, unified platform to pull health data and secure communication between health provider and patient.
: Superstar Backfloat
speaker (wireless, Bluetooth, waterproof and floats on water); Soundstage (S1, S2, S3 models), include USB ports, stereo input, Bluetooth, and streamed directly from your device.
: First native 4K Blue-ray player
; and Panasonic Home Monitoring System KX-HN6002W
, DIY remote home monitoring system, features smart plug, window/door sensors, indoor/outdoor cameras and cordless handset.
: Collaboration with LIFX to deliver Wi-fi based smart lighting platform
with AllJoyn: Licensable technology to turn any lightbulb into a smart lightbulb.
: AQUOS Crystal
, a frameless smartphone; the first 85-inch 8K LCD; the world's largest 4K Ultra HD LCD commercial display; and free-form LCD display, allowing displays of virtually any shape to be integrated into consumer products.
: Play Station Vue
with 5-axis image stabilization, the world's first in a full-frame camera; 4K Handycam (20.6 megapixels); X900C Series 4K ultra HD TV, world's thinnest (1.2 inches) LCD TV.
: TV+, the H9700
, is a Quantum Dot TV which includes apps, gaming and voice control in the TV without any accessories.
: Cruse 4U
, automated driving technology that can automatically accelerate, decelerate and stay in lane according to traffic conditions.
: Golf R Touch Concept Car
, incorporates gesture control to reduce driver distractions while attaining personalization and intuitive operation in the car; trained parking, future Park Assist drives into garage semi-automatically.
: ThesPro 2
, a smart HD projector with Wi-Fi capability, 200 lumens, auto-focus, anti-glare, touch screen controlled with video conferencing via Skype.