T-Mobile G1 commended at GSMA awards
18 February 2009 — 4:00 PM
Mobile phone company T-Mobile has strengthened its position in the global market with a commendation for one of its latest phones at an awards ceremony in Spain.
The T-Mobile G1 was highly commended in the mobile handset or device group at the 14th Annual Global Mobile Awards in Barcelona.
Nokia's E71 was also praised at the gala dinner, while the INQ1 took top spot in the category.
The awards evening was organised by the GSMA, with chief executive officer Rob Conway keen to point out how both the organisation and mobile sector in general were thriving.
He said: "More than 450 companies spanning internet, finance, advertising, music, television and gaming submitted entries for this year's awards, reflecting the diversity and breadth and depth of our industry."
The GSMA represents the interests of the worldwide mobile communications industry. Spanning 219 countries, it unites more than 750 of the world's mobile operators, as well as 200 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem.
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