Celebrating the most noteworthy new products and technologies of 2018, CE Pro is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s CE Pro BEST (Best Electronic Systems Technologies) 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 honoring the BEST Award winners tonight at a special presentation taking place on the Smart Stage in Hall A. All are welcome. The ceremony begins at 5:00 PST.
Winners’ products and technologies, as well as all entries, will be featured in the November issue of CE Pro magazine.
Business and Software Design Tools
Control and Automation
Integrated Security System/Module/Device/Surveillance Cameras (TIE!)
Arlo Go LTE Mobile HD Security Camera
Obsidian Touchscreen Smart Lock with Home Connect technology
Alula Connect+ Platform
Lighting Controls and Accessories
NOON Home, Inc.
The NOON Home Smart Lighting System
Motorized Shade Controls & Accessories
Palladiom Shading System
User Interface Devices: Touchscreens, Keypads, Remotes, Voice Control (TIE!)
DISH Network L.L.C.
DISH OnePoint™ App
Whole House Control (TIE!)
Crestron Electronics Inc.
Crestron Pyng OS 2
Home Theater/Multi-Room Audio/Video
Crestron Electronics Inc.
DigitalMedia 4K60 4:4:4 HDR Network AV Encoder/Decoder
Flat Panel TV/Ultra HD
Séura SMART Mirror
Home Theater A/V Receivers and Source Components
Media Servers/Streaming Media/DVRs
Modulus Media Systems
Transcend Pro Motorized Over-Mantel Mount
Multi-room A/V Components (Amplifiers, Receivers, Source Components and Preamplifiers) (TIE!)
Phase Technology Weatherproof Smart Amp OS-440
Spot for Dot
Power Management, Generation, Surge Suppression and Storage/Remote Services
TV BRIDGE KIT III
EPV Projection Screens
DarkStar UST eFinity
Racks, Furniture, Seating and Acoustical Treatments
Ultra Short Throw Projector Cabinets
Wireless A/V Solution (Amps, Source Components, Signal Distribution Solutions)
Household Enhancements/Installation Accessories
Cables and Cabling Products
Metra Home Theater Group
HDM-GA2 Gigabit Accelerator
Home 10K Plus
Home Networking Device
A62 Cloud-Managed WiFi Access Point
Outdoor A/V (TIE!)
Peerless-AV Xtreme Outdoor Soundbar (SPK-080)
Architectural Speakers (TIE!)
VP52R Ultra Thin-Line
JBL Synthesis SCL-2 In-Wall Loudspeaker
Artison IP Speakers
Floor-standing/Book Shelf Speakers (TIE!)
Bowers & Wilkins
Soundbars/On-Wall/Single-Chassis Surround Loudspeaker
Artison IP Sound Bar
Starke Sound Inc.
Object-Based Surround Components
ALC-1809B Amplified Loudspeaker Controller Theory Audio Design
Peripherals and Enhancements
Tools, Testing and Calibration