Celebrating the most noteworthy new products and technologies of 2019, CE Pro is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s CE Pro BEST (Best Electronic Systems Technologies) Product Awards.
“The BEST Awards offer an incredible glimpse into the future for the entire residential integration industry,” says Jason Knott, editor-in-chief, CE Pro.
“Some of the products and technologies that integrators now consider mainstays to their businesses made their first appearance in the market via the BEST Awards. These entries truly represent the cutting edge of technology.”
All entries were judged on innovation, functionality, competitive advantages and benefits to the installer by a dozen credible industry leaders, along with the editors of CE Pro.
CE Pro is presenting the BEST Product Award winners at 10:45 a.m. on Thursday, September 12 on the Tech Talk Stage at the CEDIA Expo in Denver.
Winners’ products and technologies, as well as all entries, will be featured in the November issue of CE Pro magazine.
BEST Product Winners
Business Software and Design Tools
Control and Automation
Alea Labs, Inc.
Integrated Security System/Module/Device/Surveillance Cameras
Lighting, Lighting Controls & Accessories
Motorized Shade Controls & Accessories
Somfy Systems, Inc.
Sonesse 30 WireFree Zigbee Li-ion
User Interface Devices (Touchscreens, Keypads, Remotes, Voice Control)
Intelligent Touch Panels
DARWIN Home Wellness Intelligence
Whole House Control
Control4 Smart Home OS 3
Home Theater/Multi-Room AV
Just Add Power
3G+ 767DSS Dante Sound System Transmitter
Flat Panel TV/Ultra HD
LG Electronics USA
LG 88-inch OLED 8K TV (OLED88Z9PUA)
Home Theater AV Receivers & Source Components
Media Servers/Streaming Media/DVRs
Red Carpet Home Cinema
Red Carpet Home Cinema Media Server
MM860 Robotic Mount
Multi-room AV Components (Amplifiers, Receivers, Source Components and Preamplifiers)
Power Management, Generation, Surge Suppression and Storage/Remote Services
Savant Breaker-Companion Modules
Parallax Stratos 1.0
Racks, Furniture, Seating and Acoustical Treatments
Aegis AV Cabinets
Hephaestus | Ultra Short Throw Series AV Mantel
Wireless A/V Solution (Amps, Source Components, Signal Distribution Solutions)
Ultra-Fast 60 GHz Wireless 4K Video Extender
Household Enhancements/Installation Accessories
Cabling and Cabling Products
Cleerline Technology Group
Cleerline SSF 4K UHD HDMI Active Optical Cables
Home Networking Device
ESR580 Tri-Band Smart Mesh Router
12.0 Line Source Bollard
Architectural Speakers (TIE)
Nuvo 8-Inch Passive Subwoofers and Digital Amplifiers
JL Audio Fathom ICS-SYS-108
Meridian DSP640.2 In-Wall Loudspeaker
Klipsch Professional Series Reference Minimal Footprint series speakers with SkyHook Cinch by Swarm Technology
Floor-standing/Book Shelf Speakers (TIE)
FS-252 Wireless SKAA/Bluetooth Active Multi-Room Stereo
Soundbars/On-Wall/Single-Chassis Surround Loudspeaker
Samsung Electronics America Inc.
LG Electronics USA Business Solutions
LG Transparent OLED (55EW5F-A)
Object-Based Surround Components
Pro Audio Technology
Peripherals and Enhancements
Beale Street Audio Pendant Speaker Enclosures
Paladin DCR Lens
Tools, Testing and Calibration
Metra Home Theater Group
HDMI All-in-One Correction Tool (HDM-AIO2)