QSurf wins the red dot product design award 2012
Uniqoteq’s flagship product QSurf is the winner of the “red dot award: product design 2012”. QSurf competed against over 4500 entries for one of the most globally sought after design prizes. The international expert jury was inspired by the QSurf’s high design quality.
QSurf is an innovative 3G-based web-on-TV solution specifically designed for emerging markets. QSurf offers a full web experience with easy access to all relevant services and personalized content on any TV set. Its intuitive and adaptive user interface makes surfing interesting and effortless. QSurf’s design is both aspirational and functional. Its elegant wireless remote control, which matches the central unit, can be used in two modes. On one side, it is a universal TV control with the convenience of one-key switching between TV channels and the web. The other side features a full keyboard and touchpad, providing a platform for an outstanding web experience.
Uniqoteq’s aim is to create elegant solutions that not only improve people’s everyday lives, but also make consumers proud to own them. “Our vision from the beginning has been to create a beautifully designed and aspirational product that offers a social web experience for consumers living in emerging markets. We are delighted that the international expert jury shared our vision, and awarded QSurf with the red dot product design award 2012”, says Jari Ijäs, Head of Design at Uniqoteq.
About red dot design award
Red dot design award, which has existed since 1955, is one of the most prestigious design competitions in the world. It consists of the categories ’product design’, ’communication design’ and ’design concept’. This year more than 1800 manufacturers and designers from over 60 different countries entered the competition. www.red-dot.de/press