TechRadar, one of the most widely-read global consumer technology websites, has announced the results of its third annual Mobile World Congress (MWC) Awards. The awards program recognizes and celebrates the most cutting-edge devices and innovations from the evolving and developing mobile industry showcased at MWC.
TechRadar’s editorial experts attended the 2018 event, reporting live from Barcelona to assess the latest and most innovative tech MWC had to offer. The editorial team examined and assessed all the key products launched at the expansive show, looking for the devices that truly offered new and useful options for the consumer. The awards span five categories, celebrating the best of the mobile industry.
“TechRadar strives to offer the consumer the information they need when it comes to their next purchase, and especially when it comes to the mobile industry,” said Gareth Beavis, interim global editor in chief at TechRadar. “Buying a new phone or tablet is an expensive and important purchase, and being able to offer authoritative insight into what our readers should buy next is critical for us. We’ll continue to give our verdict on current and future products, predicting what’s going to be big so consumers don’t have to wonder if now is the right time to buy their next smartphone.”
For the annual awards, TechRadar editors ranked devices across multiple categories, including Best Tablet, Best Phone and Reader’s Choice. Based on their expertise and trusted insight, the TechRadar editorial team selected winners that showcased innovation, technical superiority, strong design and value for money.
Winners of the TechRadar 2018 MWC Awards include:
– Best Wearable – Sony Xperia Ear Duo
– Reader’s Choice – Huawei MateBook X Pro
– Best Tablet – Huawei MateBook M5 Pro
– Best Phone – Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
– Best in Show – Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Runners up of the TechRadar 2018 MWC Awards include:
– Highly Commended Reader’s Choice – Huawei MediaPad M5
– Highly Commended Tablet – Onkyo Granbeat tablet
– Highly Commended Phone – Nokia 8 Sirocco
– Highly Commended Best in Show – Vivo Apex Concept