CES 2019: Did You Know That These Innovations Were First SHowcased Here Before They Were Launched To The World


The CES has provided a showcase platform for all kinds of consumer technology innovations which have changed the face of the world. Here we list a few of these.

Written By Tech Desk | Mumbai | Updated On:

CES 2019 is scheduled to begin from January 8, 2018, and goes on till January 11. AT this instant, before the start of the consumer event, it is worth noting that multiple world-beating, revolutionary innovations were first showcased at the CES editions (of those years) before they were made accessible to a wider audience.

Hence, with innovation showcased at CES editions being the criteria, check out below a list of important innovations. Before delving into these innovations, it is worth noting that teh very first CES edition took place in 1967 and the latest one marks the 52nd edition of the premier consumer electronics event. Check out innovations at CES below:

  • 1970 - Video Cassette Recorder 
  • 2001 - Microsoft Xbox gaming console 
  • 1991 - The CD
  • 1996 - The DVD 
  • 1998 - The HDTV 
  • 1990 - Digital Audio 
  • 1999 - Hard-disk 
  • 2008 - OLED TV 
  • 2010 - Multiple hardware driven by Google Android OS
  • 2011 - Smart TV 
  • 2003 - Blu-Ray DVD
  • 1974 - Laserdisc players 
  • 2011 - Kinect 
  • 2014 - 3D Printers 
  • 2015 - VR 
  • 2012 - Ultrabooks

Along with the above innovations, if you are a consumer technology loyalist, then it is worth understanding topics with respect to technology are:

  • 5G and the Internet of Things
  • Blockchain
  • Smart Automotive
  • Robotics and ML
  • Startups
  • 3D Printing
  • Gaming
  • AR and VR

In related developments, there is an entire track dedicated to smart cities that takes place on January 8 2019. This session would be held from 3:30 to 4:30 PM IST. Notable speakers here include the likes of Sundip Doshi - Founder and CEO at AerNos. If you are a technology enthusiast desirous of putting your smart cities-related ideas onto paper, then you could check out this session. Do remember to possess the appropriate entry pass to check out the sessions accordingly.

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