Articles tagged "best of ces 2012"

Buffalo Shows Off Prototype Wireless 802.11ac Router at CES 2012

Buffalo Shows Off Prototype Wireless 802.11ac Router at CES 2012

NEWS  /  13 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

900Mbps Wireless 802.11n routers are just about making their appearance, but guess what? 1300Mbps Wireless 802.11ac based routers have started to pop up at the CES show, though they are still a long way from retail. Buffalo was one such vendor teasing the crowd with their prototype.

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G1 X

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G1 X

FEATURE  /  13 Jan 2012

We managed to get some alone time with the new Canon PowerShot G1 X digital camera at the Canon's CES booth. Here are our first impressions of this highly talked about prosumer digital camera.

AMD's Fusion Ready for Windows 8, Android and Consumer Electronics

AMD's Fusion Ready for Windows 8, Android and Consumer Electronics

NEWS  /  13 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

AMD's Fusion is ready to tackle consumer electronics devices and that's exactly what AMD showed us in their meeting room at CES with AMD APU based tablets running Windows 8 and an Android ICS x86 port. Plus, there's even a TV powered by an APU too.

Optical HDMI Cable Promises Distances of Up to 1,000 Feet Without Any Repeaters

Optical HDMI Cable Promises Distances of Up to 1,000 Feet Without Any Repeaters

NEWS  /  13 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

For those that require their HDMI cables to extend beyond standard lengths, you'll need to use an HDMI repeater to achieve the distance required reliably. But now, a company demonstrates a straightforward solution using a point-to-point optical cable.

NVIDIA's Tegra 3 Momentum and Where It's Heading

NVIDIA's Tegra 3 Momentum and Where It's Heading

FEATURE  /  12 Jan 2012

NVIDIA primes Tegra 3 as the enabler for tablets in 2012 and shows us examples of how consumer expectations and demands of a tablet have evolved. Plus find out what the tiny Tegra SoCs are doing in super cars.

Altec Lansing Introduces LIVE 5000 Wi-Fi Speaker for Listening to Cloud Content

Altec Lansing Introduces LIVE 5000 Wi-Fi Speaker for Listening to Cloud Content

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Altec Lansing's latest LIVE 5000 speaker system comes built-in with Wi-Fi for accessing music in the internet and home network. It also allows users to control playback using iOS and Android devices wirelessly through Wi-Fi.

Polaroid Brings Instant Photography Back with Digital Technology

Polaroid Brings Instant Photography Back with Digital Technology

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Polaroid is bringing instant photography back to fans with the new Z340 Instant Digital Camera which takes advantage of Polaroid's ZINK printing technology.

Hands-on: Sigma's World First 1:1 180mm F2.8 Macro Lens

Hands-on: Sigma's World First 1:1 180mm F2.8 Macro Lens

FEATURE  /  12 Jan 2012

Sigma announced the Sigma APO Macro 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM, the world’s first 180mm macro lens that offers a magnification ratio of 1:1 and a large maximum aperture of F2.8. We managed to snatch the lens from their booth at CES for a brief test.

Hands-on: Toshiba Excite X10

Hands-on: Toshiba Excite X10

FEATURE  /  12 Jan 2012

Touted as (currently) the world's thinnest and lightest tablet, the Toshiba Excite X10 got the hands-on treatment from us at CES 2012. Check out what we have to say about the Japanese company's aneroxic tablet.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 to Power Windows 8 Tablet and Lenovo Smart TV

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 to Power Windows 8 Tablet and Lenovo Smart TV

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors are moving beyond the Android smartphone and tablet space, powering a new wave of Windows 8 tablet and smart TVs starting with Lenovo's K91 SmartTV that was announced at CES 2012.

Sigma Launches Prime Lenses for Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Cameras

Sigma Launches Prime Lenses for Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Cameras

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Sigma will begin introducing new lenses for mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras starting with two prime lenses available for Micro Four Thirds and E-mount cameras.

Western Digital Shows off Thunderbolt External Drives at CES 2012

Western Digital Shows off Thunderbolt External Drives at CES 2012

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Thunderbolt based storage solutions are steadily increasing in availability and Western Digital finally joins the elite group of Thunderbolt equipped devices with its My Book Thunderbolt Duo.

Hands-on: Fujifilm X-Pro1

Hands-on: Fujifilm X-Pro1

FEATURE  /  12 Jan 2012

Poised to challenge its rivals who have been in the interchangeable lens camera market for quite a while, the new Fujifilm X-Pro1 with its 16-megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS sensor is the new ILC to watch out for. Here's our brief hands-on with Fujifilm's star of the year from CES 2012.

Panasonic Unveils HC-X900 Prosumer Camcorder

Panasonic Unveils HC-X900 Prosumer Camcorder

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Panasonic has announced its latest prosumer full HD camcorder - the HC-X900. This 3MOS-based camcorder now supports 1080/60p (50p) recording based on the AVCHD Progressive format.

Hands-on: Polaroid SC1630 Android HD Smart Camera

Hands-on: Polaroid SC1630 Android HD Smart Camera

FEATURE  /  12 Jan 2012

You'll probably know the Polaroid brand for its instant cameras. But have you seen a Polaroid camera, and to top it off, runs on Google Android? We got some hands-on time with the Polaroid SC1630 Android HD Smart Camera, and here's our initial impressions.

Toshiba Waterproof Tablet Charged Wirelessly in Water

Toshiba Waterproof Tablet Charged Wirelessly in Water

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

We found more quirky tech showcases at Toshiba's booth in the form of an underwater tablet. But that's not all, the tablet comes with a wireless power charge through the use of magnetic resonance.

More Ultrabooks Coming Your Way from CES 2012

More Ultrabooks Coming Your Way from CES 2012

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

At Microsoft's booth in CES, there's a whole array of the best products from their partner's ecosystem and we chanced upon some notable Ultrabooks you should keep tabs on. Some of them might eventually offer Windows 8, but that's another story for another time.

Casio Presents Concept G-Shock Smartphone at CES 2012

Casio Presents Concept G-Shock Smartphone at CES 2012

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Casio's G-Shock watches might be a hardy device, but it's also a status symbol of sorts for collectors. So if you're into Casio watches, you might want to check out this concept Casio G-Shock smartphone that is waterproof up to 10m and can withstand a drop of 10m.

ASUS Delivers Extreme Network Speeds and Audio for Gamers at CES 2012

ASUS Delivers Extreme Network Speeds and Audio for Gamers at CES 2012

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

ASUS unleashes a comprehensive suite of products designed to enhance the gaming experience at the CES 2012, including the Rampage IV Formula/ThunderFX gaming motherboards.

Panasonic Lands on CES with Infinite Black Ultra Plasma Panels

Panasonic Lands on CES with Infinite Black Ultra Plasma Panels

NEWS  /  12 Jan 2012  /  118 weeks ago

Panasonic has announced a bevy of new Viera plasma panels for their 2012 line-up. Notable enhancements include an Infinite Black Ultra panel for the VT50, enhanced motion processing, DLNA, 8-Train speakers and a new 'Glass & Metal' design.

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Not only does the Toshiba Excite Write tablet uses an NVIDIA Tegra 4 SoC, it also packs a high-res 2,560 x 1,600-pixel screen. The Write runs Android 4.2, has 2GB RAM, and supports digital pen input. Check out the video for more details.

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