The latest in consumer electronics and technology are unveiled every year in early January from CES in Las Vegas! This year’s show started Wednesday, January 5, 2022. CES is the world’s largest annual innovation event and draws thousands of industry professional attendees to witness the next generation of consumer technology from hundreds of exhibitors debuting their new products!
Although the show is not open to the public, Emmy Award Winning TV Host, Media Personality and The Digital Lifestyle Expert® Mario Armstrong and the BestofCES.com website partnered with a few companies below to give us a sneak peek at some of the exciting products people will be able to see and use this year! Check it out!
If you’re looking for the ultimate evolution of LCD technology, LG’s QNED99 Mini LED TV boasts an 86-inch 8K ultra-large screen that utilizes the most advanced color, NanoCell+, quantum dot and Mini LED technologies to achieve next-level immersion.
LG 86-inch 8K QNED Mini LED TV (Model 86QNED99)
LG’s 86QNED99 Mini LED TV presents the future of LCD TVs with its 86-inch 8K ultra-large screen that utilizes the most advanced color, NanoCell+, quantum dot and Mini LED technologies to achieve next-level immersion. The α9 Gen5 8K AI processor guarantees better image processing, while its Object Brightness Booster secures effective lighting control for higher brightness levels. Design-wise, its elegant LG Gallery design lets the modern, sleek TV complement any home décor.
- Priced at $7,999.99.
- Available for purchase at www.LG.com.
- For more information, visit www.lg.com/us/qned-mini-led-tv.
The AONIC 40 Headphones broaden the Shure Wireless portfolio to more acutely meet the needs of on-the-go music lovers, commuters, and travel enthusiasts by combining a portable and elegant design with industry-leading Shure audio, revered and trusted by musicians and creators like GRAMMY® Award-winning artist Jacob Collier.
AONIC 40 Noise Cancelling Headphones
The AONIC 40 Headphones are the latest edition to the reliable Shure AONIC line of headphones and earphones, offering a stylish, yet portable design with the brand’s iconic sound at a competitive price point. These new headphones are the all-in-one unit for superior audio, highlighting a collapsible design with a compact footprint, adjustable noise cancellation with Environment Mode, quick charge, crystal-clear call quality, accessible controls, customizable hardware EQ and more. The headphones, along with an included zippered carrying case, are easily portable for wherever your next adventure takes you.
- Priced at $249.00 USD in White/Tan and Black. Purchase includes the headphones, protective zippered carrying case, 3.5mm audio cable, a USB-C cable and a two-year warranty.
- Available for purchase at www.shure.com/en-US/products/headphones/aonic40 and select retailers.
- For more information, visit www.shure.com/en-US/products/headphones/aonic40.
With the digital control capabilities, paired with the KOHLER Konnect app voice assistants, Statement and Anthem give you full control over every facet of the shower experience, and we are hopeful that this collection brings a more accessible digital showering experience to more people here in 2022.
Statement & Anthem
Anthem digital valves can operate multiple showerheads, rainheads or body sprays in the same shower space, and offer the unique functionality of independent temperature and flow control in each outlet. Pair the Anthem system with the seven immersive sprays of the Statement showerheads, handshowers, rainheads and body sprays, to mix and match settings and program up to 10 favorite presets to revisit at any time. Integration with the KOHLER Konnect app or paired with voice assistants allows for full control over every facet of the showering experience with the touch of a button or a simple voice command.
- Prices starting at $110 for Statement showering components with full price based on specification. Anthem valve + control options start around $795 with full price based on specification.
- Available for purchase at www.kohler.com and retail stores.
- For more information, visit www.kohler.com.
The eVscope 2 enables everyday people to better explore, observe and understand the beauty and deep secrets of outer space, while also making meaningful contributions to astronomy and science.
Unistellar eVscope 2
Honored by a CES 2022 Innovation Award, the Unistellar eVscope 2 is ushering in a new era of space exploration. The eVscope 2 is the most powerful and simple to operate smart telescope designed for consumers so space-lovers can at last immerse themselves in the wonders of the Universe – no rocket required – and contribute to outer space discoveries.
It allows users to experience deep space faster and clearer than ever, revealing the out-of-this world beauty of galaxies, nebulae, comets, star clusters and beyond in a few seconds. Unistellar’s smart telescope design, controlled by a dedicated app, makes it possible for stargazers to explore, without prior experience, the wonders of the Universe from anywhere on Earth, including their backyards or the heart of a city thanks to its light pollution reduction technology.
The eVscope 2 can also be used to conduct valuable space science, with every new user fueling Unistellar’s evermore powerful global array of 7,000 connected telescopes and partnering up with astronomers from the SETI Institute and other institutions.
- Priced at $4,199 USD.
- Available for purchase at www.unistellaroptics.com/evscope2-en-us.
- For more information, visit www.unistellar.com.
The Toniebox system provides parents with a positive, viable option to reduce screen dependency to entertain, engage and educate their children.
Toniebox Starter Set
tonies® is the original, award-winning, screen-free audio entertainment system designed for children ages 3+ years. The system is anchored by the Toniebox – an audio player that is a soft, squeezable cube without complicated controls, buttons, discs or cables. The Toniebox comes to life when paired with Tonies figurines featuring hours of stories, songs and lessons. The Tonies content library offers a robust selection of kid-friendly audio books and musical soundtracks, including family favorites from Sesame Street, Disney and even LeVar Burton! Kids can flex their imaginations with Creative-Tonies, a creative platform to record their own songs and stories.
- Priced at $99.99 for Toniebox Starter Set, $14.99 for each Tonie figure, $11.99 for Creative-Tonies.
- Available for purchase at www.tonies.com, Amazon, Target, Best Buy, CAMP, FAO Schwarz and independent toy retailers nationwide.
- For more information, visit www.tonies.com.