Tech giant Samsung’s Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G has won the Best Smartphone category at the Global Mobile Awards (GLOMO Awards) during Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2021.
Held on 30 June, the annual GLOMO Awards recognise the hardware, software and services that drive innovation across the mobile industry worldwide.
The S21 Ultra 5G which features a professional grade camera system and brilliant Intelligent Display is the first device of the S Series to support the S Pen, for advanced productivity from power users.
The judges said the S21 has risen above the other smartphones to scoop the best smartphone category.
“The best Android smartphone Samsung has ever made with a great range of features, stunning AMOLED display, best-in-class cameras and more. This phone delivers across the board and is a worthy winner of Best Smartphones in 2021.”
Also shortlisted in this category was the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE.
Justin Hume, Director of Integrated Mobility at Samsung South Africa says the company is honoured to have been recognised in such a competitive category at this year’s GLOMO awards.
“Samsung has a long, proud history of driving innovation, and we aim to deliver devices that meet the needs of our users now and in the future. As the user needs continue to grow so varied and dynamic, we are committed to leading the journey in developing devices that are loved by users across the globe.”
John Hoffman, the CEO of GSMA Ltd says given the challenging circumstances the world has faced over the last 15 months, it’s more important than ever to come together to recognise the incredible innovation and ingenuity shaping our industry, as well as the positive impact this is making on the world around us.