Samsung today announced that 36 of its latest products have won CES 2016 Innovation Awards. The products across 28 different categories have been honored for their outstanding design and engineering. The categories include Virtual and Augmented Reality, Wearable Technologies, Video Displays, Smart Home and Home Appliances.
This is also the first time in years that Samsung has won in the CES Innovation Category of Fitness, Sports and Biotech. The Gear Sport, Gear Fit2Pro and Gear IconX (2018) have won it that award.
Samsung’s CES 2018 Innovation Awards haul
The Consumer Technology Association, which owns and organizes the annual Consumer Electronics Show, sponsors the CES Innovation Awards.
“To be recognized by our industry peers, year over year, for our relentless pursuit of innovative design and engineering is truly an honor,” said Tim Baxter, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics North America.
Some of the products that have been awarded include Samsung’s recently launched HMD Odyssey Windows Mixed Reality Headset, the Galaxy Note 8 flagship smartphone and the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The ultra-wide 49-inch CHG90 Gaming Monitor and Connect Home Pro, the first smart Wi-Fi system that fuses mesh networking technology with a SmartThings Hub are on the list as well.
Many of Samsung’s products that have won these awards will be showcased at CES 2018 which takes place from January 9-12, 2018. Samsung’s booth #15006 will be located in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.