iPhone 5 Wins Time Magazine 2012 Gadget Of The Year

Posted on Dec 8 2012 - 7:24pm by Muhammad Umer

Time Magazine has declared the new jewel of Apple, iPhone 5 as a best gadget of the year, beating Samsung’s Galaxy S3 and Note 2.

Time Magazine, the most widely read magazine in the world, on Tuesday has drafted a classification including the best products of 2012. The iPhone 5 is in first place in the ranking of the top 10 gadgets of the year. The magazine defines it as ”one of the best technological gadgets of all time, with a screen taller than previous generations in a thinner and lighter case.”

There are also references to the camera and the new Panorama function and digs to direct competition, in particular the Samsung Galaxy S3:

There are several smartphones in the market that try to compete with the iPhone, including the arch-rival Samsung, the Galaxy S3. But when it comes to combining hardware, software and services, Apple still has no equal.

Here are the “Top 10 Gadgets of 2012″ by Time Magazine:

  1. Apple iPhone 5
  2. Nintendo Wii U
  3. Sony Cyber-Shot RX100
  4. Raspberry Pi Model B
  5. Lytro
  6. Apple 15″ MacBook Pro with Retina Display
  7. Microsoft Surface with Windows RT
  8. Samsung Galaxy Note 2
  9. Nest
  10. Simple.TV

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3 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. landon December 10, 2012 at 1:05 am - Reply

    Honesty gadget of the year should be something innovative, most of these are not that. The only exceptions are Raspberry Pi, Lytro, Nest, and perhaps surface.

  2. turco December 10, 2012 at 12:11 pm - Reply


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