Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus is the best smartphone in Asia.
The models of Galaxy S8/S8 Plus, of South Korean electronics giant Samsung, have won the 2017 Asia Mobile Awards in the Best Smartphone category for its a revolutionary design.
The winners of the 2017 Asia Mobile Awards were chosen from 165 entries and nominations across five categories.
Twelve services have won 2017 Asia Mobile Awards for excellence and innovation in mobile communications across the Asia Pacific region.
AMO Awards recognise the most innovative mobile technologies, products and services, with transformative impact of mobile communications for people, business and society across Asia.
The winners of the 2017 Asia Mobile Awards are:
Best Mobile App for Media, Entertainment & Social
- Tata Consultancy Services for Singapore Marathon App 2016
The service brought race related information at everyone's figure tips
Best Mobile App for Retail, Commerce, & Marketing
- SAP for SAP Retail Execution
The service is designed for sale reps and merchandisers selling consumer packaged goods into retail stores. It enhance productivity of sale reps with insights into retail execution.
Best Mobile App for Connected Living
- SK Telecom for Smart Home
An app that controls, manages and monitors various home automation services
Best Mobile App for Business
- Moneycontrol.com for Moneycontrol - Markets on Mobile App
An Indian service that offers latest price, news and tools across multiple asset classes
Disruptive Device Innovation
- HTC for HTC Vive
A first-of-its-kind virtual reality system to deliver high quality VR
Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough - Asia
- China Unicom for eSIM-based Consumer IoT Solution
An advanced solution for future consumer IOT networking devices
Best Innovation for LTE to 5G Evolution
- SK Telecom and Ericsson for World-First 5G Connected Car
Coverage to all tracks within the BMW driving centre, integration inside BMW vehicles and 5G connected car services
Best IoT Innovation for Mobile Networks
- Huawei for Huawei NB-IoT Solution
The industry most comprehensive portfolio of proven IOT products, platforms, and professional services to help operators, business and industry partners build better, secure mobile IOT networks, services and applications
Best Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets
- Ericsson for Ericsson Connected Mangroves, Malaysia
A mobile and cloud solution to help local communities, farmers and NGOs better manage the growth of mangrove saplings.
Outstanding Mobile Contribution to the UN SDGs in Asia
- Ericsson and Telenor Myanmar for Pure Solar Site
United Nations Development Programme for eVIN
To address the lack of electricity for rural communities in Myanmar, Telenor and Ericsson deployed the world's first pure solar powered site that is more economical than diesel.
The winners of the 2017 AMO Awards were chosen from 165 entries and nominations across five categories, and judged by more than 50 world-leading independent experts, analysts, journalists, academics and, in some cases, mobile operator representatives.