September 22, 2009
| by Robert Archer
Most electronics installation professionals have now heard the attendance figures, economic forecasts and product announcements from CEDIA Expo 2009. It’s not a consumer electronics show (that big one’s in January) but the products on display in Atlanta recently will have a big impact on what consumers will be wanting and expecting from the industry.
Focusing specifically on the new products, it’s clear that consumers like eco-friendliness and digital media convergence, which are both fueling innovation in the industry.
Boiling down the best of the new products is nearly impossible (editor Lisa Montgomery already voted for her five faves). But we’re evaluating the following products based on how well they address the two aforementioned trends.
The following 15 products have the potential to be at the top of many homeowners and A/V enthusiasts’ wish lists.
Click here for the 15 Coolest Products at CEDIA Expo 2009.
Bob is a dedicated audiophile who has been writing about A/V for Electronic House sister publication CE Pro since 2000.