All the major CES 2023 announcements

CES 2023 announcements

With one of the world’s biggest tech events wrapping up, we’ve tracked the biggest CES 2023 announcements over the course of the tech trade show. If you need a rundown of what to expect, including when the big press conferences took place, check out our guide to everything you need to know.

Below is where you’ll find our blog summarising the major announcements from companies including Samsung, LG, Hisense, Sony, and plenty more. Check back regularly as we update this blog with the many weird and wonderful tech announcements from CES 2023.

For more in-depth coverage, visit our hub page where we unpack the biggest announcements in more detail.

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Chris Button
11 months ago

Mixed Reality HTC Vive XR Elite headset announced at CES 2023

HTC Vive XR Elite CES 2023

Mixed reality (MR), a combination of augmented and virtual reality, is the current focus of HTC, fresh off announcing the Vive XR Elite headset.

One of the cool potential use cases is to help teach you how to play musical instruments, replete with a heads-up display showing helpful information. The device is also quite light, at just over 600 grams.

Here's more info on the fresh headset, including how it compares to HTC's VR-only range.

Chris Button
11 months ago

The good, the bad, and the ugly of CES 2023

CES 2023 highlights LG transparent OLED TV

Tech expert, commentator, and podcaster Geoff Quattromani reported live from CES 2023, witnessing plenty of weird and wonderful gadgets along the way. There was plenty to like, but also some odd stuff too.

From transparent TVs to devices that enable you to smell the on-screen action, find out what left an impression.

Chris Button
11 months ago

Sony reveals accessible controller Project Leonardo and more at CES 2023

Project Leonardo Sony accessible controller

After several years of Microsoft's Xbox Adaptive Controller being one of few hardware options for disabled gamers, Sony has responded with a device of its own.

Codenamed Project Leonardo, the modular device helps players with limited motor control enjoy games.

Sony also discussed plenty of other tech at CES, including a first look at the upcoming Gran Turismo movie.

Chris Button
11 months ago

AMD brings the power with its new Ryzen 7000 chips

CES 2023 AMD Ryzen 9 CPU

Up to 14% faster than the previous generation, the new Ryzen X3D processors boast some serious grunt for gamers, content creators, and anyone doing high-end processing tasks. At the top level, the Ryzen 9 7950X3D houses 16 cores, 32 threads, and a max boosted clock speed of 5.7 GHz.

There are plenty of CPU upgrades for laptop users as well, which companies like Alienware, Asus, Lenovo, and MSI will take full advantage of.

We've highlighted the big AMD CPUs coming soon.

Chris Button
11 months ago

This wee little Withings device inspects your pee to track your health

Withings U-Scan announcement
Source: Withings and 99.films on Unsplash

CES 2023 wasn't without its unusual health devices: arguably the weirdest was the Withings U-Scan, a pebble-shaped device that measures your urine.

It sounds okay in theory, like many well-intentioned health devices, but how useful would it be in practice?

You be the judge.

Chris Button
11 months ago

Sennheiser's new headphones focus on audio quality and quality of life

Sennheiser IE 200 audiophile headphones
Sennheiser IE 200

Two new audio devices came from the well-regarded brand during CES 2023. First off is the Sennheiser IE 200, aimed at people who want an audiophile experience at an affordable price.

The other is the Conversation Clear Plus, a wireless pair of earbuds made to help you hear better in crowded situations.

Our detailed article gives you all the information on both audio devices.

Chris Button
11 months ago

LG and Samsung team up to help smart appliances play nice together

LG HCA smart home announcement CES 2023

The Home Connectivity Alliance (HCA), whose membership comprises major appliance brands like LG and Samsung, launched its new connectivity standard: HCA Specification 1.0.

It's aimed at bridging different companies' cloud platforms, so you can use one brand's app on another's device. Plus, it'll aim to help increase the shelf life of home appliances without the need for major firmware updates, and assist with energy efficiency.

The new standard will work alongside the recently-launched smart home protocol Matter, which operates at a device-to-device level.

Learn about how HCA intends to smarten up your smart home.

Chris Button
11 months ago

Roborock S8 Series robot vacuums announced at CES 2023

Roborock S8 Series announcement CES Ultra Pro model
The Roborock S8 Ultra Plus

Roomba is set to have even tighter competition with Roborock, thanks to a new design feature in the latter's S8 Series of cleaning devices.

Alongside more suction power, the new robo vacs incorporate a dual rubber roller brush, similar to recent Roomba models. It's reportedly better at reducing tangles from hair, providing a better and more reliable clean.

We have more details on the full range, which also includes a new wet-dry cordless vacuum.

Chris Button
11 months ago

But wait, there's more from TCL, including live translation AR glasses

TCL RayNeo X2 smart glasses announcement

TCL also had plenty of mobile tech to show at CES 2023, including the RayNeo X2, a pair of smart glasses that can provide live translation, provide directions, and function as a personal cinema the equivalent of a 130-inch screen.

There's also new NXTPAPER tablet and laptop technology, in addition to TCL's 40 series smartphones.

More details on TCL's mobile gear are in our full coverage.

Chris Button
11 months ago

Budget TV maker TCL unveils its award-winning range

TCL CES 2023 C935 TV
TCL's C935 TV

Two of TCL's upcoming TVs have already earned industry plaudits: the Mini LED 4K TV 75C935 and Mini LED 4K TV 75C835 both received CES Innovation Awards.

Plus, the company also revealed its latest air conditioner technology, because we all love to stay cool while watching TV.

Check out the full details of TCL's CES 2023 announcement.