Photos: Consumer Electronics 2012

The International CES is the world's largest consumer technology trade show, and features more than 2,700 exhibitors.

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Ryan Seacrest, left, and Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer listen during an XBox demonstration at the 2012 International CES tradeshow.
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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer greets Ryan Seacrest at the start of his keynote address at the 2012 International CES tradeshow in Las Vegas. CES is the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show featuring 2,700 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to more than 130,000 attendees. Click to see more of this years show.
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A representative of Kempler & Strauss displays the company's new W Phonewatch during a press event for the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show. The unlocked, wearable GSM telephone which uses Bluetooth technology and features a calendar, agenda, camcorder, music play, is due to ship in the first quarter of 2012.
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Barry Sonnenfeld and Will Smith onstage during the Sony press conference at Las Vegas Convention Center.
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DISH President and Ceo Joe Clayton holds a kangaroo mascot named Joey during a press event at The Venetian for the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show.
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Haier Co. Ltd. LED televisions sit on display during the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Peter Chou, chairman of HTC Corp., speaks during the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. HTC unveiled the Smart smartphone, which is powered Qualcomm Inc.'s Brew mobile operating system.
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Actor Adrian Grenier tries out the new Blackberry Torch in the Blackberry Booth at CES.
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In this image released by Panasonic, Myspace investor Justin Timberlake speaks during Panasonic's news conference during the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show. Timberlake announced a partnership to deliver MySpace TV content exclusively to Panasonic SmartViera HDTV's.
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Workers set up a flat screen display at the Samsung exhibit for the Consumer Electronics Show, Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in Las Vegas.
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Nokia president and CEO Stephen Elop introduces the Lumia 900 smartphone during a CES news conference. Nokia announced its entry into the North American market with the phone.
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Actor Will Smith laughs after viewing a "Men in Black 3" movie trailer during a Sony news conference at the 2012 International CES in Las Vegas.
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Kazuo Hirai, executive deputy president of Sony Corporation, talks about the new Xperia smartphone during a news conference at the 2012 International CES in Las Vegas.
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John Simpson, president and chief executive officer of Trikke Tech Inc., packs display items on his motorized trike for delivery to the company's booth before the start of the 2012 International CES show.
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Wayne Gaboury puts the finishing touches on TV display for Samsung before for the start of the 2012 International CES in Las Vegas.
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Sir Howard Stringer, chairman, chief executive officer and president of Sony Corporation, talks about the new 4K home projector during a news conference at the 2012 International CES in Las Vegas.
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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, right, talks about Windows based phones with Ryan Seacrest during his keynote address at the 2012 International CES tradeshow.
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An Acer Aspire One netbook with an Intel Atom processor is displayed at the Intel Corp. booth at the 2009 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas.
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Singer Kelly Clarkson performs at a press event at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the 2012 International CES tradeshow.
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Actor and environmental activist Ed Begley Jr. onstage at a Panasonic press event at The Venetian for the 2012 International CES tradeshow.
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Ion Audio managing director William "Jeff" Fortin displays the Ion Audio Guitar Apprentice during a press event at The Venetian for the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show.
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Rohan Marley, son of late Reggae musician Bob Marley, displays the USD 249 Bag of Rhythm audio player with docking station for iPhones and iPods from House of Marley during a press event at The Venetian for the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show.
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Tim Baxter, the president of Consumer Electronics for Samsung Electronics America shows a 16-megapixel WB850F camera during a press event at The Venetian for the 2012 CES trade show.
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Members of the JabbaWockeez dance crew perform holding a tablet with the Qualcomm Snapdrogan processor during a keynote address by Chairman and CEO Dr. Paul E. Jacobs of Qualcomm at the 2012 CES trade show.
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ModNation Racers: Road Trip is demonstrated on a Sony PlayStation Vita gaming device during a Sony Corp. event ahead of the official opening of the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show.
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Behringer Vice President of Marketing Communications Mark Wilder displays a Behringer Splash Bluetooth speaker that you can throw in your pool during a press event at the Venetian for the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show.
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Tim Baxter (R), president of Samsung Electronics America, looks on as Joe Stinziano (L), senior VP of Samsung Electronics America, speaks at the unveiling of Samsung's 55-inch Super OLED HDTV during Press Day Events at the annual Consumer Electronics Show.
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: The back of a new Nikon D4 camera shows its Live View feature displaying a model having makeup applied at the Nikon booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Singer Justin Bieber unveils the mRobo Ultra Bass portable speaker and dancing robot at the TOSY Robotics booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: An attendee poses with a robotic figure outside the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Attendees walk by an LG Cinema 3-D Smart TV display at the LG Electronics booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: The Canon 1D-X was displayed by Canon at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The camera is due to ship in March, 2012. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: An LG 55-inch 3-D OLED TV is is partially seen through a pair of 3-D glasses at the LG Electronics booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Cocoon Innovations displayed their full line of Grid-It organizers and iPad cases at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Casio displayed the GB-6900 Bluetooth enabled G-Shock watch at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The watch is due in stores in mid-2012. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Attendees take a break during the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: A member of the GreenWorld staff puffs away on their recently introduced electronic cigarette product which is displayed at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Greg Pan, CEO of Greenworld puffs away on their recently introduced electronic cigarette product which is displayed at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: An attendee uses an interface on a refrigerator using LG's newest Smart ThinQ technology at the LG Electronics booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. LG's line of smart home appliances coming out in 2012, have improved connectivity between them and other devices like smartphones and TVs, allowing for easier control and monitoring of the devices. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: A smartphone sending instructions to an oven using LG's newest Smart ThinQ technology is demonstrated at the LG Electronics booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. LG's line of smart home appliances coming out in 2012, have improved connectivity between them and other devices like phones and TVs, allowing for easier control and monitoring of the devices. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Sujhon Das of Nevada plays the "Need for Speed: Shift" racing video game using a racing motion machine and LG Cinema 3D IPS TVs at the LG Electronics booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 11: Singer Justin Bieber (L) greets members of the media as he arrives at a press event to unveil the mRobo Ultra Bass portable speaker and dancing robot at the TOSY Robotics booth at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 11, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 13 and features more than 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 140,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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