The Straits Times Digital Awards 2017

Honoured and grateful for the opportunity to be one of the prize sponsors for The Straits Times Digital Awards this year! This annual event is held to provide recognition for the best gadgets and games in the market over the past year. As prize sponsors of the event, we were kindly invited to attend the ceremony at Marina Square on 21 February.

The award finalists were divided into 7 themes: phones, laptops, cameras, games, wearables, home and audio.

 

Best Compact Camera Finalists: 

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Fujifilm X70

Leica X-U

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX10

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V

Editor’s Choice: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V

Reader’s Choice: Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Best DSLR Camera Finalists 

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Nikon D5

Nikon D500

Pentax K-1

Editor’s Choice: Pentax K-1

Reader’s Choice:  Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Best Mirrorless Camera Finalists:

Canon EOS M5

Fujifilm X-Pro2

Fujifilm X-T2

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Sony A6300

Editor’s Choice: Fujifilm X-Pro 2

Reader’s Choice: Canon EOS M5

Now, if you have not already seen our blogpost on the Cameras of 2016 you can read it here! https://www.alanphoto.com.sg/2017/01/09/cameras-of-2-0-1-6/

 

Curious to know about the other winning themes? Read on to find out if yours made it to reader’s or editor’s choice!

 

BEST SMARTPHONE BEST PHABLET BEST SMARTPHONE CAMERA
·      Apple iPhone 7 (Editor’s & Reader’s Choice)

·      LG G5

·      HTC 10

·      Huawei P9

·      Samsung Galaxy S7

·      Apple iPhone 7 Plus (Reader’s choice)

·      Huawei Mate 9

·      Lenovo Phab Pro 2

·      LG V20 (Editor’s Choice)

·      Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

·      Apple iPhone 7 Plus (Reader’s Choice)

·      Huawei Mate 9

·      LG V20

·      Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Editor’s Choice)

·      Sony Xperia XZ

 

BEST GAMING LAPTOP BEST ULTRABOOK BEST HYBRID LAPTOP BEST BUSINESS LAPTOP
·      Acer Predator 15

·      Aftershock S-15

·      Alienware 17 (Editor’s & Reader’s Choice)

·      Asus ROG Strix GL502

·      MSI GT83VR 6RF Titan SLI

·      Acer Swift 7

·      Asus ZenBook 3 (Editor’s & Reader’s Choice)

·      HP Spectre

·      Lenovo Ideapad 710S

·      Razer Blade Stealth

·      Acer Switch Alpha 12

·      Asus Transformer 3 Pro (Reader’s Choice)

·      HP Spectre x360 (Editor’s Choice)

·      Lenovo Yoga Book

·      Samsung Galaxy TabPro S

·      AsusPro B8430U

·      Dell Latitude 13 7000 Series

·      HP EliteBook Folio

·      Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (Editor’s & Reader’s Choice)

·      Toshiba Portege Z30-C

 

BEST FITNESS TRACKER BEST SMARTWATCH
·      Fitbit Blaze

·      Fitbit Charge 2 (Editor’s & Reader’s Choice)

·      Garmin Vivosmart HR

·      Samsung Gear Fit2

·      Tomtom Touch

·      Apple Watch Series 2 (Reader’s Choice)

·      Asus ZenWatch 3

·      Casio WSD-F10

·      Garmin Fenix Chronos

·      Samsung Gear S3 (Editor’s Choice) 

 

BEST PRINTER BEST SMART TV BEST WIRELESS ROUTER
·      Canon Maxify MB5470 (Reader’s Choice)

·      Epson L605 Ink Tank System Printer

·      Fuji Xerox DocuPrint CP315 dw

·      HP OfficeJet Pro 8720 All-In-One (Editor’s Choice)

·      HP OfficeJet 250 Mobile All-In-One

·      LG Signature Oled G6 (Editor’s Choice)

·      Panasonic LED TV VIERA TH-65DX900S

·      Philips 4K Ultr Slim TV powered by Android TV 65PUT7101

·      Samsung 65” SUHD 4K Curved Smart TV KS9000 Series 9 (Reader’s Choice)

·      Sony X93D 4K HDR with Android TV

·      D-Link DIR-895L AC5300 MU-MIMO Ultra Wi-Fi Router (Reader’s Choice) 

·      Linksys EA9500 Max-stream AC5400 MU-MIMO Gigabit Router (Editor’s Choice)

·      Netgear Nighthawk X10 Smart WiFi Router

·      Netgear Orbi Wi-Fi System

·      TP-Link AC5400Wireless Tri-Band MU-MIMO Gigabit Router

 

BEST GAME BEST LOCAL GAME
·      Battlefield 1

·      Civilization VI

·      Dark Souls III

·      Final Fantasy XV

·      Forza Horizon 3

·      Overwatch (Editor’s Choice)

·      Pokemon Go (Reader’s Choice)

·      Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

·      Watch Dogs 2

·      XCOM 2

·      ArmaGallant: Decks of Destiny (Reader’s Choice)

·      Dark Dot

·      Legends Of Callasia

·      Masquerada: Songs and Shadows (Editor’s Choice)

·      Rocketbirds 2

·      Slashy Hero

·      Spacejacked

·      Stellar Stars

·      Valiant Force

·      WickLands

 

BEST IN-EAR HEADPHONES BEST OVER-EAR HEADPHONES BEST WIRELESS SPEAKERS
·      Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H5 (Reader’s Choice) 

·      Beyerdynamic iDX 200 iE (Editor’s Choice) 

·      Bose SoundSport

·      Jaybird Freedom

·      Onkyo E700M

·      Beats Solo3 Wireless

·      Bose QuietComfort 35 (Editor’s & Reader’s Choice) 

·      Klipsch Reference On-Ear Headphone II

·      Sennheiser PXC 550

·      Sony MDR-1000x

·      Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 (Editor’s & Reader’s Choice)

·      Creative iRoar Go

·      JBL Pulse 2

·      Razer Leviathan Mini

·      Sony SRS-HG1 h.ear go

 

What an insightful event indeed! Thank you Gloo for the invitation!

 

Signing off,

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