64th Annual iF DESIGN AWARD Announced
The annual iF DESIGN AWARD were announced for various categories last week. This was the 64th annual edition of the prestigious awards. The categories included Packaging Design, Service Design, Architecture, Professional Concept, Interior Architecture, Communication Design and Product Design. The most number of awards was taken by the Smartphone manufacturing giant called Samsung. They won just one short to 50 apart from the Gold Award. The total number the company won for various categories was 49. apps geek The categories included superior product design, concept design, communication design, and packaging design. The awards were announced for the following Samsung models. These were the Samsung Galaxy S7 Series, Samsung Gear S3, Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro, Samsung SUHD TV KS9500, Samsung RB38K7998S4 and Active wash series.
Meanwhile, the electronics giant called LG won 30 iF Design Awards. These included awards for categories under excellence for products. The products included models like LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W, LG Gram, LG V20 and LG Tone Bluetooth headsets. Even LG won an iF Design Gold Award for the CordZero canister vacuum cleaner manufactured by the company. Another company that took away some of the awards was Belkin that won three iF DESIGN AWARD 2017. These three awards were for Valet Charger Power Pack for the Apple Watch + iPhone. Then it was for PowerHouse Charge Dock for Apple Watch + iPhone. Lastly, it was the ScreenCare+ Application System.
Other brands that got awards was Lenovo that won half a dozen iF DESIGN AWARDs 2017. This was for the ThinkPad X1 Yoga convertible laptop. The other products included IdeaCentre 610S PC, IdeaCentre Y710 Cube, Lenovo Legion Y720 Laptop, IdeaCentre AIO Y910 and Lenovo Smart Storage. Last month there were close to 60 member international independent experts’ jury from across 19 countries. They awarded the iF DESIGN AWARD 2017 Design Label in Hamburg.
There were other winners of the iF Gold Award 2017 that included the Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro for Computer. For TV / Cameras, it was Sony Future Lab Program. Then under Apps / Software, it was Samsung for #BeFearless. Other categories included Automobiles / Vehicles, Medicine / Health / Care & Lighting.