The Apple iPhone misplaced for the primary time in four years as an alternative of the "Cellular Telephone of the Yr". The reward supplied via the U.S. journal Stuff Journal is a roughly Palme d'Or within the cellphone trade . To that end, the Samsung's Galaxy S II was once named Cellular of the 12 months the annual ceremony held in London final evening.
The editor of the magazine organizer of the event, Will Findlater said:
"This year, the award proves that the world of gadgets is more innovative and exciting than ever (…) the gap between winners and losers, and had never been so close! "
Note that Apple has received a nice consolation prize, having won the award for "Tablet of the Year" for the iPad 2 against the Galaxy Tab by Samsung.
The latest estimates, Samsung has sold some 28 million smartphones between June and September 2011, while Apple by selling 17 million. However, the U.S. market, Apple is the first smartphone vendor with 28% market share (against 43% for other Android phones, all brands).