Our team visits this year's Consumer Electronics Show
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Visiting CES last year was a total blast, and this year we went back for more. Las Vegas's Consumer Electronics Show is one of the most anticipated events in the industry, so naturally, we wanted to learn more about (and play with) the latest and greatest innovations.
Check out these highlights from JR and the team's exploration of the upcoming sights and sounds of 2018.
The team arrives!
Wireless Android Auto?
The single-DIN to beat
Believe it or not, that's a 2" tall receiver! It just happens to have a 9" touchscreen. Alpine's Halo receiver gives new meaning to single-DIN.
Denon did it!
Denon's AVR-X8500H is the world's first 13.2-channel home theater receiver. Want to floor your neighbors with your system? This is where to start.
Take these headphones swimming
Need to spice up swimming laps? Take JBL's Endurance DIVE headphones into the pool with you. They give you 1 GB of built-in storage for music files.
Take your bass out in the elements
Kicker's weather-proof TB Series enclosed subs are rugged and ready for installation in your UTV, boat, Jeep, or just about any ride where you can fit 'em.
A better picture when backing up thanks to HDR
The evolution of OLED
Innovations from Sennheiser
Want to see more?
Check out more of JR's CES discoveries on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. For deeper dives into the technology you can look forward to seeing in the coming year, check out our videos and articles later in the month.