Fall Tech Preview 2013

Maybe it's a little early to be getting in line for these gadgets, but they are coming and they look to be worthy. Here's what you should be excited about this fall.


Most-anticipated TVs and projectors

Fall is when TV makers augment their existing TV lineups with higher-end or more experimental models. This year we'll see the first 4K screens from some major (and minor) brands, at least one TV with a curve, and a bonus dollop of new projectors.

<p>The third quarter of the year is a busy time at CNET, partly because smartphone manufacturers choose this season to debut some of their top-notch devices. As such, we invite you to take a peek at what's coming to the market this fall 2013.</p>

The smartphones we're falling for in fall

Fall is a big time for notable smartphone launches. CNET rounds up the few handsets that have us waiting in anticipation for the leaves to change.

<p>Camera manufacturers typically do the bulk of their new product announcements in the first half of the year. With weddings, graduations, and spring and summer vacations at that time of year it makes perfect sense.</p>  

<p>Cameras make good holiday gifts, too, of course, so there are always a few big releases at the end of summer as well. For that reason, we've rounded up some of the more interesting shooters headed our way in the coming months. </p>

Cameras and camcorders to fall for

With the holiday shopping season just around the corner, camera manufacturers are shooting out some interesting options. Here are some of our favorites so far.

<p><b>Price:</b> $51,995

<b>Availability:</b> September 2013

<b>The outlook:</b> The substantial amount of tech Chevrolet put into the <a href="http://reviews.cnet.com/coupe-hatchback/2014-chevrolet-corvette-stingray/4505-10867_7-35826211.html" >Stingray</a> succeeds in making it a better car, without getting in the way of the driving experience. In fact, the tech, cabin appointments, and body design make it as desirable as models from Ferrari and Lamborghini, at the considerably lower price point of just over 50 grand.

Fall in love with this upcoming car tech

From the rebirth of the American supercar to a gadget that will help boost the efficiency of your current ride, there's a lot to look forward to in car tech this fall.