CEA Line Shows to Feature What’s Hot in Consumer Electronics
ARLINGTON, VA.: Beginning with a VIP Preview Opening on June 26, the Consumer Electronics Association said its CEA Line Shows will feature more than "140 major brands, innovators and start-ups who will be showcasing the east coast’s largest assortment of new CE product introductions on a single exhibition floor."
The 2012 CEA Line Shows and Digital Downtown Conference is scheduled for June 27-28 at the Metropolitan Pavilion and Altman Building in New York City. The event is the cynosure of a weeklong series of CE technology events taking place in the city during the course of CE Week, June 25-29.
Technology vendors displaying include Intel, Sony, Monster, Pioneer, Honeywell, Hitachi, Creative Labs, and mroe than 75 start-ups. Microsoft will be demoing its new SmartGlass 2nd Screen technology during an onsite conference session; while Dish Network will be demoing and discussing its Hopper commercial-skipping technology on the show floor.
Some of the new products that will be on display include:
Atlantic Technology – H-PAS PowerBar 235 is a self-powered soundbar that delivers multi-channel high-fidelity sound for home entertainment systems.
Bits Limited – True Surge Power Squid eliminates the issue of not having enough space to accommodate today’s various sized plugs and chargers.
Datasat – RS20i - 16–Channel Audio Processor is an audio processor designed and tailored to the high-end consumer market.
Draper – High Performance XS850E Viewing Surface delivers high resolution across a broad viewing angle.
Escort – ESCORT Live 2.0 mobile app allows you to connect with ESCORT Nation and turn your smartphone into a radar detector.
Force Innovations – NuiWave empowers people to remotely interact with devices in their environment using speech and gestures.
Gefen – GAVA offers the flexibility to control A/V devices from any smart phone or tablet and customize your system setup with no apps required.
Kanex – Sydnee is a stylish charging station that recharges up to 4 iPads, simultaneously, while remaining cable clutter free.
Kaleidescape – Kaleidescape System has new features including Kaleidescape Scenes and an iPad control app, making the Blu-ray movie server better than ever.
Leap Motion – Leap is the world’s most accurate 3-D motion control technology and can control computers through natural hand and finger movements.
Liquid Image – Ego is a pocket sized mountable sports camera that records HD 1080P video and connects through Wi-Fi to Android and iOS systems.
Metra Electronics – Audio Mount is the world’s only all-in-one wall mount, sound bar, and sub-woofer.
Microsoft - will demonstrate its new SmartGlass 2nd screen TV technology for the first time on the East Coast since its E3 introduction at the 2nd Screen Summit
Otterbox – Armor Series® is drop proof, dust proof, crush proof and waterproof, the toughest case ever built.
Outdoor Technology – Turtle Shell Wireless Boom Box is a rugged water resistant Bluetooth speaker with a built in microphone and serious hi-fi sound.
P2i – Aridion liquid repellent nano-coating technology the reliability of electronic devices, protecting them from corrosion and water damage.
Polaroid - Z2300 10 Megapixel digital camera with a 3.0” LCD screen that prints a 2X3” sticky back print using ZINK Technology.
Private WiFi – PRIVATE WiFi is loud-based service to protect the privacy and security of internet communications in public wifi hotspots.
Woven by litl – Woven is an app that aggregates photos from across your image sources and creates a unified collection on your mobile device.
Wowwee – AppGear is an innovative line of apps that seamlessly interact with cool, collectible toys and shift the digital gaming world into a new reality.