Samsung Electronics, a global leader in technology, announced today that 43 of its new product and service innovations received CES® 2022 Innovation Awards honors, including four Best of Innovations accolades, from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™. The annual awards program spotlights standout design and engineering across multiple consumer technology product categories.
This year, CTA recognized Samsung Honorees in a range of categories, including Computer Peripherals & Accessories, Computer Hardware & Components, Digital Imaging/Photography, Embedded Technologies, Gaming, Headphones & Personal Audio, Health & Wellness, Home Appliances, Home AV Components & Accessories, Mobile Devices and Accessories, Smart Home, Software and Mobile Apps, Sustainability, Wearable Technologies, and Video Displays.
CES 2022 returns to Las Vegas next year, after a digital-only version of the event in 2021. Jong-Hee (JH) Han, President and Head of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics, will deliver the pre-show keynote address on Tuesday, Jan. 4 at 6:30 PM PST in the Venetian’s Palazzo Ballroom in Las Vegas, NV.
A few of Samsung’s award-winning products that earned accolades this year include :
Best of Innovation Award winner:
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 Bespoke Edition – The Galaxy Z Flip3 Bespoke Edition empowers people to express themselves by creating a device that’s truly their own. With over 49 possible styles, Samsung brings the ultimate in customization. With groundbreaking durability improvements, like IPX8 water resistance and its new Armor Aluminum frame.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G – The Galaxy Z Fold3 brings Samsung’s leading smartphone camera technology to the groundbreaking foldable form factor — gaining recognition in both the Digital Imaging/Photography and Mobile Devices & Accessories categories. It brings together innovations like IPX8 water resistance, and the first-ever Under Display Camera and S Pen support on a foldable, all on a 7.6” screen that folds to fit into a pocket.
Samsung Galaxy Watch4 – Recognized in the categories of Health & Fitness and Wearable Technologies, the Galaxy Watch4 series is Samsung’s most innovative smartwatches yet, with a reimagined OS and UX, sophisticated design, and cutting-edge fitness features. In fifteen seconds, the new Body Composition tool2 offers insights into key measurements like skeletal muscle and body fat percentage. The Watch4 series marks a new era of smartwatch innovation.
Samsung Galaxy A Series – Also winning in Mobile Devices & Accessories category is the Galaxy A series, a family of five smartphone devices packed with impressive features at a price that works for everyone.
Galaxy A series devices are versatile and accessible with leading features, from the A52 5G’s 120Hz refresh rate and IP67 dust and water resistance to Samsung’s first-ever 5G device under $300: the A32 5G.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 – In the category of Headphones & Personal Audio, Galaxy Buds2 is recognized for continuing Samsung’s audio legacy with an innovative, ultra-comfortable fit and the essential features at the most accessible price in the Buds line-up.
Galaxy Buds2 provides all-day comfort and they deliver stunning sound and immersive audio with Active Noise Cancellation, dynamic two-way speakers, and an enhanced Ambient sound mode. Buds2 delivers premium but accessible earbuds.
Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360 – Samsung’s Galaxy Book Pro 360 reimagines the PC to meet the needs of mobile-first users, scoring it a win in the category of Computer Hardware & Components.
The Book Pro 360 also comes with an upgraded S Pen, and a Super AMOLED display, and a fast-charging all-day battery.
Samsung SmartTag+ – SmartTag+ helps one keep track of the important things in life. Equipped with ultra-wideband (UWB) technology, SmartTag+ pinpoints the exact location of the misplaced items with best-in-class accuracy and range. Whether the item is in the room or across the neighborhood, the compatible Galaxy smartphone’s camera and AR arrows in the SmartThings Find service will point where the item was last left. Turn anything into a trackable item with SmartTag+.
Samsung 30” Smart Induction Built-In Cooktop – Samsung’s Smart Induction Cooktop is recognized in the Home Appliance category. The Cooktop is the first in the industry to be recognized for its ability to reduce energy use and lower emissions as it cooks. It’s received a 2021-2022 ENERGY STAR® Emerging Technology Award in the Residential Induction Cooking Tops category. The Cooktop features four burners and innovative cooking modes, which offer precise temperature control, much like a gas burner.
Samsung Top Load Washer (WA7700A) – Samsung’s Top Load Washer with Auto Dispense also wins in the Home Appliance category. Samsung’s bringing its popular Auto Dispense feature to the top load category, making laundry more intuitive with premium features and design.
Samsung 512GB DDR5 RDIMM – The industry’s first 512GB DDR5 registered dual in-line memory module (RDIMM) for next-generation consumer electronics applications spanning artificial intelligence in high-performance computing, cloud, and data center servers. The 512GB module features 40 integrated DRAM packages, each consisting of eight 16Gb DDR5 dies. It is recognized in the Computer Hardware & Components category.
Samsung U.2 ZNS NVMe SSD (PM1731a 2/4TB) – The PM1731a is a state-of-the-art Solid State Drive (SSD) for enterprise and large data centers that supports long-awaited Zoned Namespace (ZNS) technology for the first time in the industry, earning another win in the category of Computer Hardware & Components.
Samsung PCIe Gen5 NVMe SSD PM1743 (2/4/8/16TB) – Another winner in the category of Computer Hardware & Components, PM1743 is the industry’s fastest, largest capacity, and most reliable U.2 SSD. Based on the PCIe Gen5 interface, it’s aimed at supporting the enterprise-server requirements of multicore processing systems to access, manipulate and save data in the widest range of consumer-facing enterprise environments with incredible efficiency.
Samsung ISOCELL HP1 – The ISOCELL HP1 scores a win in the category of Embedded Technologies, as the industry’s first 200MP 0.64μm mobile image sensor. The HP1 provides 16,384 x 12,288 effective pixels that match a 1/1.22” optical format. The sensor can also capture crystal-clear videos at the ultra-high definition of up to 8K 30fps.