SAN DIEGO, Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Robo, a 3D printing market leader and maker of the most highly-rated consumer printers available, today announced that it has been named a CES 2017 Best of Innovation Awards Honoree for its Robo R2 high-performance smart 3D printer with Wi-Fi, powered by the new Robo app. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161111/438213 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161111/438212 Products chosen as CES Best of Innovation Honorees are given to only the best product or technology in each category. Entries are evaluated on their engineering, aesthetic and design qualities, intended use/function and user value, how the design and innovation of the product directly compares to other products in the marketplace and the unique/novel features that are present. "We're honored to be recognized for our new product design and engineering in 3D printing by this prestigious awards program," said Braydon Moreno, Robo co-founder. "The Robo R2 is geared for high-performance 3D printing and a range of multi-functional uses. And we're proud to be the first to market with a machine that offers cutting-edge features at consumer-level price points." Make greatness with Robo R2 The Robo R2 high-performance smart 3D printer with Wi-Fi lets you tackle large-scale projects and make whatever you can imagine right from your mobile device using the Robo app. Built for serious printing, Robo R2 features a large 8" x 8" x 10" build volume, 5" built-in color touch screen, on-board camera, class-leading print speed, a removable, heated and automatic self-leveling print bed and it prints using more than 30 different materials — plus you can add an additional extrusion head and print two materials at once. The new Robo R2 will be available February 2017 for $1299 and is available now for pre-order: www.robo3d.com/roboR2The first true 3D printing end-to-end app experience With the new Robo app, consumers now enjoy seamless interaction with the Robo R2 and a faster process to each 3D print — while never sacrificing precision. The app lets you connect and print right from your mobile device, monitor the progress of every print in real time, manage multiple prints and printers at once, connect to cloud libraries and access thousands of 3D models, make in-app purchases (filaments, accessories, print kits and more) and get access to 24/7 support and helpful tutorials.