It does not come to a surprise that technology is also making its mark into the typical household.
This year’s CES has featured several devices and gadgets that focus particularly into building a smart home. One of the highlights of the CES 2015 is the fact that the Internet of Things, which is a network of physical objects embedded with software that enables information to be exchanged from the manufacturer to the user, has gone mainstream.
From cutting down bills with smart air conditioning to pure entertainment, here are just some of the coolest gadgets from CES that will definitely be a perfect addition in your own home.
1.) Sony Symphonic Light speaker
Sony’s Symphonic Light Speaker is a perfect combination of two household items namely the light bulb and the speaker. This sleek bedside lamp can also be hung from the ceiling giving you the perfect ambiance for a good night’s sleep.
2.) Razer Forge TV (with Cortex streaming)
The Razer Forge TV is a perfect Android gaming set that is a perfect alternative to the X Box. The Razer Forge TV is powered by a Snapdragon 805 processor, Adreno 420 GPU and a 2Gb RAM. It also has a built in Wi-fi, Bluetooth and a HDMI 1.4 output. What is great about this entertainment device is that it can stream PC games right into your living room.
3.) Bang & Olufsen’s BeoSound Moment
This beautiful sound system has an oak touch interface on one side that gives gadgets a very natural feel from the typical conventioanl tech screen we see often see today.
4.) iDevices Switch
i Device’s Switch is an awesome gadget that is equivalent to Apple’s HomeKit. The Switch is a pretty simple gadget. All one has to do is to plug it into a power socket in your home and you can fully control the appliances through Siri on your iPhone.
5.) Samsung S9W SUHD
A home would not be complete without the television set. Samsung’s S9WSUHD is a staggering 82 inch curved TV that is rather exorbitantly sized and powered by Tizen.
6.) Sling TV
Sling TV is perfect for the couch potato at home. With streaming services now becoming more ubiquitous, Dish offers the Sling TV. The service allows the customer to stream live TV over the Internet for $20 a month.
Feeling a bit hot yet too lazy to even look for the AC’s remote control? Let Sensibo do that for you. The crowdfunded device which has an accompanying app can connect with an AC unit that a remote control. This allows you to control the AC unit with ease using only your smartphone.
8.) Ecovent Heating and Cooling system
Ecovent’s heating and cooling system picked up the award for Automation Device of the Year. The system allows the user to manage the temperature control of each room individually through a series of sensors and vents that don’t require rewiring. The vents detect the climate in each room and adjust the airflow accordingly to get it just right.
9.) Invoxia Triby
The Triby is a small device that sticks to your fridge door and allows you to doodle on it via your phone and it can also stream music. It can also be used as a communication tool to reach your phone.
10.) Google Cast for Audio
Google’s Google Cast will allow you to stream music to your device and play it through a standalone player using the same device that powered the streaming video.
11. Slow Cooker
“You put a bunch of stuff in, turn it on, go to sleep, and when you wake up you have a delicious meal.”
12. CTA Digital 2-In-1 Kitchen Mount Stand for iPad Air/iPad mini and All Tablets
Seamlessly integrate your tablet into your home with CTA Digital’s 2-in-1 Kitchen Mount Stand. This sturdy and stylish aluminum stand can be mounted on a wall, under the kitchen cabinet or used as a countertop stand to conveniently access apps or watch videos.
13. VuPoint Solutions Magic Wand Portable Scanner
This hand scanner is great to quickly scan documents and books for references. The scanner will then store the images in a microSD card. Scanned images can be saved in PDF or JPEG format and the scanner’s output can go up to 900dpi.
14. Monster Go-DJ System
The Monster Go-Dj is a portable DJ rig which allows you to spin your turntables wherever you are. In addition to its 2GB internal memory, this handy tool can also draw music from streaming devices and SD cards. Some of its features include EQ and effects controls as well as a recorder.
15. Portable Mini Fridge Cooler And Warmer
16. Panda Small Portable Compact Washing Machine
17. GoCool Portable Semi Truck Cab Air conditioner
GoCool Portable Air Conditioner relies on a supply of ice and water to keep the air cool. Its size doesn’t take up room in the tent and you can wheel it around to move it. The machine is either powered by plugging it into a wall plug point or your car’s cigarette lighter.
18. NewAir AI-100R Ice maker
This device makes up to 28 pounds of ice cubes and will make a new batch every six to 15 minutes. The best thing about it is that it can sit on your kitchen counter or be brought along for your picnics.
19. Sound Mug Speaker
20. Universal Gadget Wrist Charger
21. Hot Dog Toaster
22. Netatmo Welcome
24. Polaroid Zip
25. Pono PonoPlayer
26. Muse Brain Headband
27. Slurpee Slushee Machine
28. The Logbar Ring
It fits around your index finger and allows you to control devices around you with finger gestures. You can use an app to program the ring to recognize a specific hand gesture. So you can turn devices on or off with it and control the volume up or down on a device.
29. WakaWaka Base
30. Smarter iKettle
It uses Wi-Fi to hook up with your Android or iOS device and deliver a number of helpful features, like selecting the right brewing temperature, telling you when it’s ready to pour, and reminding you when it’s time for a refill.
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