LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As International CES® 2019 comes to a close tomorrow, editors at leading technology and culture publication, Engadget, present this year's official "Best of CES" award winners. From next-generation virtual reality devices to autonomous cars and smart cities, Engadget's editors applied their extensive knowledge of the tech industry to scouring the show floor for the very best of the best at CES, choosing a winner in each of the 16 highly competitive categories based on level of innovation, design, market appeal and functionality. Rounding out the editors’ selections is The People's Choice Award, honoring the products that won over the most hearts and minds at CES 2019.
Along with widespread coverage and exposure across Engadget's networks, winners were awarded a trophy on the Engadget stage during the closing ceremonies, which was broadcast live on the Engadget.com homepage, Engadget’s YouTube channel, Facebook and Twitter’s Periscope.
“The Best of CES Award winners always make up the most innovative products in the world, and this year is no different,” said Dana Wollman, Editor-in-Chief of Engadget. “We feel honored to evaluate thousands of entries and highlight the most innovative technologies that are working to make consumers lives easier through design and functionality. We’re excited to announce this year's winners to our readers and CES attendees.”
Winners of the International CES® 2019 "Best of CES" awards include:
- Best Accessibility Tech: Samsung GEMS-H
- Best Startup: Nreal
- Best Digital Health and Fitness Product: DFree
- Best Wearable: Omron Heartguide
- Best Transportation Technology: Daimler Freightliner Cascadia
- Best Home Theater Product: Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar
- Best Connected Home Product: Lenovo Smart Clock
- Best Phone or Mobile Device: Mophie Juice Pack Access
- Best TV Product: LG OLED TV R
- Best Gaming Product: Alienware Area-51m
- Most Unexpected Product: Impossible Burger 2.0
- Best Sports Tech: JAXJOX Kettlebell Connect
- Best PC or Tablet: Dell XPS 13
- Best Robot or Drone: Samsung Bot Care
- Most Impactful Product: Impossible Burger 2.0
- Best of the Best Award: Impossible Burger 2.0
- People’s Choice Award: Heated Razor by Gillette Labs
The Best of CES Awards Program started over a decade ago to celebrate the innovative and noteworthy products on display at the International CES each year. Engadget returns for its sixth year adjudicating the official Awards in partnership with the Consumer Technology Association. CES® is a registered trademark of the CTA.
Engadget was founded in 2004 as a devoted, real-time source for tech news. In its second decade as a leading technology and culture publication, Engadget's web, mobile, and Flipboard presence has grown to reach over 25 million unique readers per month. Engadget is also the official partner of the Best of CES Awards and has been the Official Online News Source for the world's largest trade show for consumer electronics since 2009. Find Engadget online at www.engadget.com.