Celebrating our 16th year, the Mobile Industry Awards (#MIA2018) represents the highest standard of excellence in the industry – from the boardroom to the grassroots, as the very best and brightest from the UK Mobile Industry come together.
We are delighted to announce this year’s smartphone and accessory longlists which include the very best candidates from manufacturers across the UK Mobile industry where categories such as Phone of the Year and Hottest New Phone for 2018 to name a few which are fiercely contested.
This year’s finalists are set to be announced Friday 27th April 2018, with the winners collecting their trophy on the 7th June 2018 at The Brewery, London.
The prestige of winning a Mobile Industry Award is highlighted by the fact that previous winners have included their victory in shareholder releases, emblazoned the MIA logo on staff uniforms and have taken out billboards to spread the news of their win.
This category recognises the phones priced between £100 and £200 released within the last 12 months. Our judges will be looking for devices that have sold well, excited customers with great features and specifications for the price, and offered the best value.
This category recognises the phones priced between £300 and £450 released over the last 12 months. Our judges will be looking for devices that have sold well, excited customers with great features and specifications for the price, and again offered the best value.
This category recognises the top devices launched after the December 1 2017 and which went on sale before April 20 2018. Our judges are looking for the device which they feel is the most exciting for customers – the phone which will be the king of 2018.
The Best Ruggedised device category looks to identify the device which our judges feel provided innovative solutions for the modern, mobile workforce facing situations where everyday smartphones and tablets would not be enough.
Whether it’s a case, charger, watch or VR Headset, our judges are looking for the device which they feel provides customers a great innovative addition to their smartphone.
This category recognises the flagship smartphone worthy being crowned Phone of the Year. Our judges are looking for the device which excited customers the most, sold the best over the last 12 months and was the stand out launch for the year.
This category recognises manufacturers who have provided both customers and retail partners with the best possible mobile technology and have done the most when it comes to marketing and sales support.
For all awards updates visit www.mobiletoday.co.uk/awards – we look forward to seeing you on the June 7th 2018! If you have any questions or would like to book your table or be supporting a category on the night as a partner , please get in touch with [email protected] .
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