The annual Mobile Globe Congress gathering, organized by the GSM Association, has actually been taking spot in Barcelona for the last couple of days. Tech giants such as Sony, Samsung and LG use the occasion to introduce and exhibit their most recent tech facing the globe’s press, however MWC also hosts the Worldwide Mobile Awards that split via different groups to strain and award the best-of-the-best of the last YEAR. The awards might be loaded packed with arbitrary and obscure classifications that do not necessarily interest the average innovation lover, however there was some fantastic news for Apple and HTC, with both firms receiving a best in class award for one of their items.

Taiwan based HTC could leave the awards with its head held superior, after being provided the salute for ideal smartphone for the HTC One. The superb One hardware discovered itself up versus Apple’s iPhone 5s, LG’s G2 and Nokia’s Lumia 1020 mobile phone that comes total with a remarkable 41-megapixel PureView video camera module. This year’s judging panel, made up of greater than 175 individuals from numerous careers, decided that the HTC One was the appropriate mobile phone to follow in the Galaxy S3′′ s footprints due to its overall looks and capability to distinguish itself from those around it:

The HTC One remained among the most sophisticated smartphones throughout 2013. Its excellent layout and exceptional interface remain to provide a differentiated individual encounter, standing apart from the competition.

HTC One 2

There was also some great news for Cupertino based Apple, also. The existing generation design, the iPad Air, was called Ideal Mobile Tablet computer of the year by the evaluating panel. The 9.7-inch lightweight providing found itself up against the second-generation iPad mini, the Google Nexus 7 and Sony’s Xperia Tablet Z. Victory for the iPad Air sees it take the crown from in 2012’s Finest Tablet victor, the original ASUS Nexus 7:

The iPad Air loads class-leading performance in an appealing and svelte structure, while its ecosystem has an indisputable advantage in the variety of format-optimized apps.

iPad Air front

Finland based Nokia might not have had the finest run of good luck in the industry recently, however it seems like their entrance degree hardware is a precise hit with the evaluating panel. The Lumia 520 won the very best Low-Cost Smartphone honor. The Nokia 105 also handled to really feel the warmth of the limelight during the honors after getting the election for Ideal Entry-level or Feature Phone device. Those two awards do not precisely move Nokia to the top of the mobile phone graphes, but they at the very least show that the business is still creating top quality hardware that is obtaining observed.

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