The coolest tech at CES 2024 redefined the boundaries of innovation on a global scale. The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held from January 9-12 in Las Vegas, once again took center stage as the global platform for innovation. As the world’s largest consumer tech show, CES provided a showcase of incredible technological advancements and trends that are shaping the future. Let’s check some of the most impressive techs unveiled at CES 2024 below!


1. XPENG eVTOL Flying Car

Chinese automaker Xpeng Motors made headlines with its AEROHT eVTOL (Electric Vertical Take-off and Landing) Flying Car. This showstopper vehicle merges aviation and automotive technology, creating a new frontier for personal mobility. XPENG AEROHT, currently leading Asia’s largest flying car company, has announced that their ‘modular flying car’ will enter mass production, with pre-orders commencing in Q4. While full urban use might still be a few years away, the XPENG AEROHT eVTOL represents a significant stride towards the future of transportation.

2. Jackery RTT with Retractable Solar Panels

Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate Jackery’s innovative RTT with Retractable Solar Panels. This groundbreaking product transforms the humble rooftop tent into a powerful solar generator, capable of producing up to 1000W when parked and oriented southward. The RTT’s solar wings are not just functional but also lightweight and compact, embodying Jackery’s commitment to portability and design. With this new concept, Jackery is redefining overlanding experiences, providing campers with an eco-friendly, self-sustaining power solution that could potentially revolutionize outdoor adventures.

3. Kia Platform Beyond Vehicle (PBV)

Another standout product during the CES 2024 is Kia’s Platform Beyond Vehicle (PBV). Kia impressed attendees with this total mobility solution that marries fit-for-purpose electric vehicles with advanced software solutions. The linchpin of the PBV initiative is a modular vehicle named the Kia Concept PV5, designed to be highly customizable to cater to the diverse needs of businesses and individuals alike. The PV7 EV, the largest platform offering in this new lineup, boasts superior interior space and electric performance, further strengthening Kia’s position as an innovator in the world of electric vehicles.

Honda's Motocompacto CES 2024

4. Honda’s Motocompacto

At the Electronic Show 2024, Honda brought forth its innovative prowess with the unveiling of an exciting new addition to its electric vehicle lineup – the Honda Motocompacto. This fresh and foldable electric vehicle concept, as described by Honda, is a part of the company’s grand plan to accelerate its transition into the electric vehicle market. The Motocompacto is not just fun, but also surprisingly affordable, indicating Honda’s commitment to making electric mobility accessible to a broader audience. Its compact design makes it ideal for urban environments, solving parking and maneuverability issues that are common in densely populated cities. This innovation from Honda undoubtedly marks a significant step forward in the evolution of sustainable transportation.

5. InQs’ Transparent Solar Technology

Finally, Japanese solar company InQs introduced its transparent solar technology that can be installed on windows. This unique technology allows for the generation of solar power from colored glass, redefining the aesthetics and functionality of traditional solar panels. The InQs’ Transparent Solar Technology represents a significant leap forward in sustainable energy solutions, by combining artistry with utility and creating a product that is as beautiful as it is practical

Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2024 served as a reminder of the power of technology to shape our future. The innovations unveiled at the event reflect our society’s growing emphasis on sustainability, connectivity, and convenience. As we look forward to CES 2025, we can expect to see even more groundbreaking tech that will continue to redefine our lives.