As always, every year at MWC 2016, GSM Association (GSMA) announces the winner of Global Mobile Awards for 2016. This year, there are eight awards categories and some of them have sub-categories. The eight main categories are The Connected Life Awards, Best Mobile Services, Social & Economic Development Awards, Best Mobile Apps, Best Mobile Handsets & Devices, Best Mobile Technology, Government Excellence Awards, and Outstanding Achievement.
These are some the winners of Global Mobile Awards 2016:
- The best smartphone of 2015: Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
- The best under USD 100 smartphone: Xiaomi Redmi 2
- The best tablet: Microsoft Surface Pro 4
- The best wearable technology: Activehearts (a headphone to measure the heart beat)
- The best electronic device: Samsung Gear S2
- The judge choice of best mobile application: Google Cardboard
- The best music app: Soundcloud
Finally, the best new device introduced at the MWC 2016 is LG G5
This modular cell phone has defeated the other tough competitors like Xiaomi Mi5 and Galaxy S7 series. The latest flagship from LG succeeds to get the public attention because they brought the interesting and unique technology, including their great accessories.
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