CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION RECOGNIZES NETGEAR AS A CES 2019 INNOVATION AWARD HONOREE
SAN JOSE, Calif. — November 27th 2018 — NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR), the leading provider of networking devices that power today’s smart home and small businesses, has been named a CES® 2019 Innovation Awards Honoree for the Orbi Tri-band Mesh Wi-Fi system with Built in Cable Modem, in the Computer Peripherals product category. The NETGEAR Orbi Tri-Band Wi-Fi Cable Modem Router (CBR40) and the Orbi Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System (CBK40) are currently available through authorized NETGEAR partners and other reseller channels, ecommerce sites, and major retailers.
Orbi Whole Home Wi-Fi System with Built-in Cable Modem is the industry's first retail cable modem router Wi-Fi system with mobile app setup, automated firmware updates, and super-fast mesh tri-band Wi-Fi. The DOCSIS 3.0 and FastLane3 technologies deliver maximum performance and uninterrupted connections.
“NETGEAR is proud to have been recognized again this year for our innovative product design by the CTA,” said David Henry, senior vice president of Connected Home Products for NETGEAR. “With the Orbi Tri-Band Wi-Fi Cable Modem System, you benefit from incredibly fast cable downloads and blazing-fast Wi-Fi for uninterrupted data flow to more connected devices everywhere in your home, plus many great Orbi features like voice commands and smart parental controls.”
The CES Innovation Awards are sponsored by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™, owner and producer of CES, the world’s largest and most influential technology event. CTA has been recognizing achievements in product design and engineering since 1976.
NETGEAR’s Orbi Whole Home Wi-Fi System with Built in Cable Modem will be on display in the Innovation Awards Showcase at the upcoming CES 2019. The complete list of CES 2019 Innovation Honorees, including product descriptions and photos, can be found at CES.tech/Innovation.
CES® is the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years-the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. As the largest hands-on event of its kind, CES features all aspects of the industry. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM, it attracts the world's business leaders and pioneering thinkers. Check out CES video highlights. Follow CES online at CES.tech and on social.
About Consumer Technology Association:
Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ is the trade association representing the $377 billion U.S. consumer technology industry, which supports more than 15 million U.S. jobs. More than 2,200 companies – 80 percent are small businesses and startups; others are among the world’s best-known brands – enjoy the benefits of CTA membership including policy advocacy, market research, technical education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CTA also owns and produces CES® – the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA’s industry services.
About NETGEAR, Inc.
NETGEAR (NASDAQ: NTGR) is a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers. The company's products are built on a variety of proven technologies such as wireless (Wi-Fi and LTE), Ethernet and powerline, with a focus on reliability and ease-of-use. The product line consists of wired and wireless devices that enable networking, broadband access and network connectivity. These products are available in multiple configurations to address the needs of the end-users in each geographic region in which they are sold. NETGEAR products are sold in approximately 27,000 retail locations around the globe, and through approximately 23,000 value-added resellers, as well as multiple major cable, mobile and wireline service providers around the world. The company's headquarters are in San Jose, Calif., with additional offices in approximately 25 countries. More information is available from the NETGEAR Investor Page or by calling (408) 907-8000. Connect with NETGEAR on Twitter, Facebook and our blog.