CEA Unveils Best Of Innovations Award Winners


New York - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced its International CES Best of Innovations 2010 Design and Engineering award honorees during its press preview for the 2010 show here last night.

Sponsored by CEA and endorsed by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA), the International CES Innovations awards honor advancements in design and engineering in 36 consumer electronics product categories.

Innovations honorees will be featured in the Innovations Showcase in the Grand Lobby of the Las Vegas Convention Center at CES.

The Best of Innovations designation is awarded to products that earn the highest honors from a panel of judges, which include engineers, independent designers and journalists, CEA said. Award honorees will also be displayed at CES Unveiled: The Official Press Event of the International CES from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5, in the Venetian Ballroom of the Venetian.

The Best of Innovations honorees for 2010 are:

Product Category 


Product Name 




Audio Accessories

Crystal Cable BV

Arabesque by Crystal Cable




Computer Hardware

Advanced Micro Devices 

ATI Radeon HD 5870




Computer Peripherals


Alienware TactX Keyboard




Digital Imaging


Nikon Coolpix S1000pj




Eco-Design and Sustainable Technology

Sanyo North America

Eneloop Bike






Savi Office




Health and Wellness

Sonic Innovations 

Sonic Touch hearing aid




High Performance Audio

Definitive Technology

Ultra-thin on-wall speaker Mythos XTR-50




Home Theater Speakers

Genesis Advanced Technologies

Genesis 7.1f




Integrated Home Systems


Operating System 2.0




In-Vehicle Accessories

Ford Motor Company

Ford Work Solutions In-dash PC




In-Vehicle Audio

Sirius XM Radio

XM SkyDock




In-Vehicle Control/OEM Integration

Fortin Electronic Systems

Chrysler Interface Module




In-Vehicle Control/OEM Integration

Scosche Industries





In-Vehicle Navigation/Telematics/ITS

Rand McNally

TND 500




In-Vehicle Video


Flo TV




Social Networks


MoSoNex Connect




Personal Electronics

Directed Electronics

Viper SmartStart




Portable Multimedia Accessories

Dual Electronics

GPS Navigation and Battery Cradle for iPod Touch




Wireless Handsets


Saygus V Phone


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