GSMA announced that Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium is the “Best New Smartphone or Connected Mobile Device at MWC 2017” at GSMA’s annual Global Mobile (Glomo) Awards.
The Glomo Award is the latest of 30 awards it received while attending the Mobile World Congress 2017 for Sony Mobile’s innovation flagship. It also received UK Blog Awards’ “Best Innovation”, Tech Radar’s “Reader’s Choice” and “Best Smartphone”, and Wired’s “Coolest of MWC”.
“Xperia XZ Premium is our most technologically capable smartphone,” said Hiroki Totoki, president and CEO at Sony Mobile Communications. “We’re honoured by this recognition. Xperia XZ Premium has received endorsements from operator partners, media, consumers, and industry peers alike, which is a testament to our relentless pursuit of innovation to deliver great products and experiences for consumers,” he added.
“Our congratulations to all of the winners and nominees of the GSMA’s Glomo Awards at Mobile World Congress this week,” said Michael O’Hara, chief marketing officer at GSMA. “The Glomo Awards truly showcase those companies and individuals that are driving innovation in the rapidly evolving mobile industry. We thank all of our entrants, judges, sponsors, and partners for supporting the 2017 Glomo Awards,” he added.
Xperia XZ Premium rolls out globally from late Spring 2017 and is available in Luminous Chrome and Deepsea Black.