The sophisticated gadget outnumbered other contenders to win the 2015 title at the must-be-seen awards, held recently in Jozi.
“We strive to continuously innovate our product offering to ensure we deliver the best the positive reception the GALAXY S5 mobile communication experience for our customers.
We are truly honoured by this prestigious recognition from PoY, which echoes has received from our customers,” says Justin Hume, Director of Product Marketing, Integrated Mobility at Samsung Electronics SA.
PoY has enjoyed success for 30 years and on every continent on the planet with one key goal: to champion the rights of consumers to get the best in product innovation.
Winners are chosen following an intensive judging process based on months of rigorous research conducted by independent research house, Nielsen.
Over 5 000 South African households are surveyed to understand which products have won the hearts and minds of consumers.
Selected from a shortlist of hundreds of products, the winners are from companies that continue to reinvent consumer science, which results in quality products, says PoY CEO and Chief Innovation Analyst Preetesh Sewraj, who in 2008 initiated the awards in South Africa.
For a full list of winners visit: www.productoftheyear.co.za