The awards won demonstrate Samsung’s focus on sustainability, personalized and connected experiences, and human-centered innovation
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in technology, today announced that 43 of its product and service innovations have received the CES® 2022 Innovation Awards, including four Best of Innovations, from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) ™ . The annual awards program highlights outstanding design and engineering across multiple categories of consumer technology products.
Samsung’s presence across multiple categories exemplifies its deep tradition of developing cross-category innovations that propel the industry and society forward. This year, CTA awarded Samsung Honores in a number of categories, including computer peripherals and accessories, computer hardware and components, digital imaging / photography, integrated technologies, games, headphones and personal audio, health and wellness, home appliances, AV components for the home and Accessories, Mobile Devices and Accessories, Smart Home, Software and Mobile App, Sustainability, Wearable Technologies and Video Displays.
The CES Innovation Awards are sponsored by the CTA, owner and organizer of CES, the largest and most influential tech event in the world. CES 2022 returns to Las Vegas next year, following 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, January 4 at 6:30 pm PST in the Venetian Palace Ballroom in Las Vegas, NV.
Some of Samsung’s award-winning products which has garnered accolades this year include the following:
Winner of the Best of Innovation award
Edition tailored for Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 – The Galaxy Z Flip3 Bespoke Edition allows people to express themselves by creating a device that is truly theirs. Choose the Galaxy Z Flip3 bezel options of black or silver and the front and back colors of blue, yellow, pink, white or black to create a phone to suit your style. With over 49 possible styles, Samsung offers the ultimate in customization. And it can go anywhere thanks to revolutionary durability improvements, such as IPX8 water resistance, the highest standard of water resistance on any foldable phone, and its new Armor aluminum frame, the strongest aluminum ever used on a Galaxy smartphone.
The Galaxy Z Flip3 5G also secured honorary wins in the Digital Imaging / Photography and Mobile Devices & Accessories categories.
Awarded for innovation
SAMSUNG Galaxy Z Fold3 5G – The Galaxy Z Fold3 brings Samsung’s leading smartphone camera technology to the innovative foldable form factor, gaining recognition in both Digital Imaging / Photography and Mobile Devices & Accessories categories. The Galaxy Z Fold3 continues Samsung’s pioneering legacy in foldable smartphones. It brings together innovations like IPX8 water resistance and the first Under Display Camera and S Pen support on a foldable screen, all on a 7.6 “screen that folds down to fit in your pocket. With its flawless workmanship and factor revolutionary in shape, Z Fold3 creates truly unique experiences: the ideal combination of productivity, performance and portability.
Samsung Galaxy Watch4 – Recognized in the Health & Fitness and Wearable Technologies categories, the Galaxy Watch4 series is Samsung’s most innovative smartwatch, with a reinvented operating system and user experience, sophisticated design and cutting-edge fitness features. The new BioActive sensor, Samsung’s most advanced to date, allows you to calculate oxygen levels in your blood or monitor your heart rate. In fifteen seconds, the new Body Composition tool offers insights into key measurements such as skeletal muscle and body fat percentage. In addition, a completely new operating system and user experience mean that Watch4 act provides the most intuitive experience ever. The Watch4 series marks a new era in smartwatch innovation.
Samsung Galaxy A series – Also winning in the Mobile Devices and Accessories category is the Galaxy A series, a family of five smartphone devices packed with impressive features at a price that fits all. You can take stunning photos with powerful multi-camera systems, see engaging content on vivid displays, and enjoy peace of mind with long-lasting, fast-charging batteries. Galaxy A series devices are versatile and affordable with cutting-edge features, from the A52 5G’s 120Hz refresh rate and IP67 water and dust resistance, to Samsung’s first 5G device under $ 300: l ‘A32 5G. Whatever you’re looking for, the Galaxy A series brings some of the most popular Galaxy innovations to everyone.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 – In the Headphones and Personal Audio category, the Galaxy Buds2 are recognized for continuing Samsung’s audio legacy with an innovative, ultra-comfortable fit and the essential features consumers love most, at the most affordable price in our range of Buds. With an updated design that’s our smallest and lightest ever, the Galaxy Buds2 offer all-day comfort. Plus, they deliver stunning sound and immersive audio with active noise cancellation, dynamic two-way speakers, and an enhanced ambient sound mode. Buds2 offers premium yet affordable earbuds, giving you an enhanced audio experience wherever you are, while maintaining a stylish look.
Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360 – Samsung’s Galaxy Book Pro 360 reinvents the PC to meet the needs of mobile users, achieving a victory in the Computer Hardware and Components category. Embedded in the mobile DNA of a Galaxy smartphone, it was designed to make your daily experience more intuitive than ever. Enjoy powerful performance and smartphone-like connectivity, because Book Pro 360 is our first 5G PC to be offered in the United States. Book Pro 360 also comes with an updated S Pen, so you can use your PC as a creative canvas. With a Super AMOLED display and all-day fast charging battery, this PC will help you conquer your day, at home and on the go.
Samsung SmartTag + – Another winner of mobile devices and accessories, SmartTag + helps you easily keep track of the important things in your life. Featuring ultra-wideband (UWB) technology, SmartTag + pinpoints the exact location of lost items with maximum accuracy and range. Just attach the Galaxy SmartTag + to keys, bags or even a pet’s collar and you’ll never lose them again. Regardless of whether the item is in your room or on the other side of the neighborhood, use the camera of your compatible Galaxy smartphone and the AR arrows in the SmartThings Find service will point you exactly where you left it. Turn anything into a trackable object with SmartTag +.
Samsung 30 “smart induction built-in hob – Samsung’s smart induction hob is recognized in the Home Appliances category. The hob is the first in the industry to be recognized for its ability to reduce energy consumption and reduced emissions when cooking, all while maintaining exceptional performance. Received an ENERGY STAR® Emerging Technology Award 2021-2022 in the Residential Induction Hobs category. The hob features four burners and innovative cooking modes, which offer precise temperature control, just like a gas burner.
S.Amsung top load washer (WA7700A) – Samsung’s Top Load washer-dryer with Auto Dispense also wins in the Appliances category. Samsung is taking its popular auto dispensing feature to the top load category by making laundry more intuitive with premium features and design. The washing machine includes other essential features to offer efficient and powerful cleaning, from an integrated water tap to pre-treat stubborn stains, to its Super Speed wash cycle that finishes at full load in just 28 minutes.
Samsung 512GB DDR5 RDIMM The industry’s first 512GB DDR5 registered dual in-line memory module (RDIMM) for next-generation consumer electronics applications that embrace artificial intelligence in high-performance computing, cloud and data center servers. The 512GB module has 40 built-in DRAM packages, each consisting of eight 16Gb DDR5 dies. The high-capacity, high-speed chips embrace a highly advanced low-voltage process and use TSV (through-silicon via) technology to completely overcome the substantial performance degradation in wire bonding connectivity. It is recognized in the Computer Hardware and Components category.
Samsung U.2 ZNS NVMe SSD PM1731a (2/4 TB) – The PM1731a is a state-of-the-art Solid State Drive (SSD) for large enterprises and data centers that supports the long-awaited ZNS (Zoned Namespace) technology for the first time in the industry, earning another victory in the Computer Hardware and Components category . By extending the life of an SSD three to four times compared to existing SSDs and substantially increasing the user’s storage space, the PM1731a will greatly contribute to the efficiency of large server / storage systems such as the use of big data and artificial intelligence. in consumer electronics data applications continues to explode around the world.
Samsung PCIe Gen5 NVMe SSD PM1743 (2/4/8/16 TB) – Another winner in the Computer Hardware and Components category, the PM1743 is the fastest, largest and most reliable U.2 SSD in the industry. Based on the PCIe Gen5 interface, it aims to support enterprise server requirements of multicore computing systems to access, manipulate and save data in the widest range of consumer-facing business environments with incredible efficiency.
Samsung ISOCELL HP1 ISOCELL HP1 achieves a win in the category of integrated technologies, as the industry’s first 200MP 0.64μm mobile image sensor. The HP1 provides 16,384 x 12,288 effective pixels which correspond to a 1 / 1.22 ”optical format. With 4 × 4 pixel binning technology, the sensor can merge 16 pixels into one large 2.56μm pixel to produce bright 12.5MP images with less noise in low-light environments. The sensor can also capture crystal clear ultra-high definition video at up to 8K 30fps.