The 8 Best New Releases and Innovations We Saw in January 2024
From powerful tools to high-tech grills, here are our favorite new releases.
Between CES 2024 and World of Concrete, January was quite the month for exciting new products. We saw incredible AI technologies, smart outdoor tools, and smart home gadgets hit the market—and those only scratched the surface. Fortunately, we rounded up the other best new home releases we saw in the first month of 2024. From Bosch’s new tools to a smart grill from Masterbuilt, below are our favorite new releases that launched in January 2024.
1. Shark FlexBreeze Fan With InstaCool Mist Attachment
Shark’s latest launch is one of the most versatile fans we’ve seen. It’s corded and cordless and can be adjusted to fit on a tabletop fan or stand as a pedestal. It also works indoors, outdoors, and with or without mist. Plus, it runs for 20 hours on a single charge, with a quiet build that won’t disrupt your environment. Get it at Shark for $199.99
2. KitchenAid Nitro Carbon Steel Pan
KitchenAid’s new Nitro Carbon Steel collection includes a 10-inch Open Frying Pan, a 10-inch Open Stir Fry pan, and a 12-inch Open Frying Pan with Helper Handle, with an 8.5-inch Open Frying Pan launching in March. Featuring a versatile and rugged design, these pans blend the benefits of cast iron and nonstick cookware in one convenient pan. Each piece is oven-safe up to 750 degrees Fahrenheit, metal-utensil-safe, and safe to use on all cooktops, including induction and grills. You can shop the entire collection at Williams Sonoma. Get the 10-inch Carbon Steel Fry Pan at Williams Sonoma for $109.95
3. Milwaukee Tools MX FUEL Equipment System Expansion
Milwaukee announced it’s adding a ton of new products to its MX Fuel System collection, a line of no-maintenance tools to help you get the job done efficiently and effectively. While only the 20″ Plate Compactor Kit is available for purchase, the rest will be available in February and March 2024, so stay tuned for more releases. Get the Milwaukee Tools 20-inch Plate Compactor Kit at Acme Tools for $5,499
4. Aiper Robotic Lawn Mower
Aiper makes one of our favorite robotic pool cleaners, and the brand unveiled an exciting new product at CES 2024 that we’re still buzzing about. The Aiper Horizon U1 is the brand’s first robotic lawn mower that will quite literally mow your lawn for you—thanks to its advanced AI technology. What’s more, the mower can set a virtual boundary to detect any pets or obstructing furniture in your yard and safely avoid them.
5. Bosch 18V Multidirectional LED Worklight
Bosch just launched a handful of new tools and plans to launch a collective of 30+ cordless tools throughout 2024, according to the brand’s press release. We’re very excited by the 18V Multidirectional LED Worklight, a small yet mighty light with 20 powerful LEDs that provide up to 800 lumens of light, 180-degree tilting, and 360-swiveling for maximum efficiency. Choose from three different brightness modes to add light to a dark room or job site. Keep in mind this product is only available for pre-order right now. Pre-Order the Bosch 18V Multidirectional LED Worklight at Acme Tools for $99
6. Bosch 18V Profactor Brushless Connected-Ready Brute Tough 1/2 in. Drill/Driver Kit
Built with tougher drilling jobs in mind, this new Bosch driver set is one durable kit. It comes with a Core 18V battery, drill/driver, and carrying case to keep everything together. Its features include 25 clutch settings, a powerful 18-volt battery, a top-notch brushless motor, and a maximum torque of 1,330 pounds. You can also adjust the tool’s settings and set specific angles using the Bosch Toolbox smartphone app. Get the Bosch 18V Profactor Brushless Connected-Ready Brute Tough 1/2 in. Drill/Driver Kit at Gerber Tools for $309
7. Masterbuilt AutoIgnite™ Series 545 Digital Charcoal Grill and Smoker
Masterbuilt just launched the AutoIgnite Series 545, a high-tech grill built with home chefs and tech-junkies in mind. A charcoal grill and smoker combo, this new grill has innovative features like digital controls, an auto-ignition button, and a wifi-enabled app capabilities that allow you to monitor the grill from your smartphone. Get the AutoIgnite Series 545 Digital Charcoal Grill and Smoker for $499.99
8. Beatbot Aquasense Pro Pool Robot
One of the coolest announcements at CES this year was the Beatbot Aquasense Pro Pool Robot. Dubbed the world’s “first smart all-in-one pool robot cleaner” in the brand’s press release, it has a 5-in-1 cordless cleaning design, and AI capabilities that eliminate bugs, debris, and leaves from the top of your pool while also scrubbing the walls and floor of your pool—which is a first. While the Aquasense Pro Pool Robot hasn’t been released yet, you can pre-order it on the brand’s website.