Sony’s PS Vita has been recognised for innovative design by the prestigious red dot awards by Germany’s Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen.
The awards, which had more than 4,500 entries from over 58 countries and regions this year, are recognised as advocates of good design more than any other design competition.
Judged by an independent jury of 30 international experts, the Vita was amongst four Sony PlayStation products in winning a red dot awards for design quality.
The other products selected include the Wireless Stereo Headset for PlayStation 3 (Available in North America), Wireless Keyboard for PlayStation 3 and the recently released 3D Display.
“To be recognised for our commitment to product design by leading industry experts is a fantastic achievement for SCE”, said Andrew House, president and group CEO, Sony Computer Entertainment
“We are particularly thrilled with the reaction and expectation to the recently launched PS Vita in North America, and Europe, the ultimate portable entertainment system, especially the introduction of innovative new ways to play and interact. Winning a red dot award for product design further establishes PS Vita as the must-have portable entertainment system across the world.”