Consumer Electronics (CE)
Definition - What does Consumer Electronics (CE) mean?
Consumer electronics (CE) refers to any electronic devices designed to be purchased and used by end users or consumers for daily and non-commercial/professional purposes.
Consumer electronics are among the most commonly used form of electronic, computing and communication devices.
Techopedia explains Consumer Electronics (CE)
Consumer electronics includes a broad set of electronic devices that provide one or more functionalities in a home or for a particular individual. The term initially referred to electronic devices that were installed or used specifically inside a home/house. However, they also now incorporate mobile and computing devices, which can easily be carried by an individual outside the home, such as a cell phone or a tablet PC.
Consumer electronics include items, such as:
- DVD players
- Washing machines