Samsung Galaxy S3 Wins Best Smartphone Award At MWC
Mobile World Congress 2013 is now well underway in Barcelona. The annual event sees a number of manufacturers announcing their latest smartphone and tablet creations for the year ahead, and is one of the biggest dates in the consumer technology business.
As well as the unveiling a new devices, the event also sees products and manufacturers awarded by the GSM Association. At this year’s event, the Samsung Galaxy S3 picked up the award for ‘best smartphone’. This will hardly come to a surprise to many. After all, the handset was the most popular of 2012, and since its launch in May has gone on to sell an estimated 60 million units, 20 million of which sold in just the first hundred days of the phone’s availability.
As well as being an incredibly popular phone, the Samsung Galaxy S3 packs plenty of impressive features, and is regarded as one of the most innovative smartphones ever released. Key features of the handset include a 4.8 inch super AMOLED display, 1.4 GHz quad-core processor, advanced 8 megapixel camera and a whole host of innovative software features.
Samsung also received awards for ‘device manufacturer of the year’, ‘best mobile infrastructure’ and ‘outstanding overall mobile technology’. Other notable recipients were the Google Nexus 7 for ‘best mobile tablet’, while the Nokia Asha 305 was awarded ‘best feature or entry level smartphone’.
Although the Samsung Galaxy S3 continues to sell well, the next instalment of the series is due to be launched on March 14th. The Samsung Galaxy S4 has caused much excitement among smartphone enthusiasts, as it promises to once again raise the bar for smartphone technology. Rumoured features include a more powerful quad-core processor, a 5 inch high definition display, 13 megapixel camera and is likely to sport all manner of advances in terms of software.
We will keep you posted once we hear of any updates and developments about the Samsung Galaxy S4. You can find the cheapest Samsung Galaxy S3 deals from UK networks on our website.