NDTV, in partnership withÂ NEXA, 9AppsÂ andÂ Corning, presents the countryâs most coveted technology event, theÂ NDTVGadget Guru Awards 2017. Hosted by Rajiv Makhni and Vikram Chandra, the awards will recognise the best in the field of consumer electronics, gadgets, mobile applications and smartphones, on July 7, 2017 at 7 pm.
TheÂ NDTVÂ Gadget Guru AwardsÂ are an extension of Indiaâs longest running technology show,Â Gadget Guru. This year,Â NDTVÂ has partnered with NEXA and 9Apps to commemorate unique innovations in the tech industry. The awards are a distinctive platform, bringing together tech innovators, manufacturers, entrepreneurs, retailers and tech-savvy consumers under one roof, honouring achievements in different categories.
The winners will be judged by an esteemed panel comprising prestigious names and personalities in the technology industry. The eminent jury panel includesÂ Vikram Chandra, Consulting Editor,Â NDTV;Â Rajiv Makhni, Group Managing Editor, Technology,Â NDTV;Â Gopal Sathe, Features Editor, Gadgets360;Â Prasanto K Roy, VP & Head of NASSCOM Internet, Mobile & E-commerce Council;Â Anmol Taneja, Founder & CEO of Gadgets.in;Â Nishant Padhiar, Editor at Stuff and What Hi-Fi;Â Kishore Bhargava, Technology Consultant;Â Ashish K Bhatia, Independent Technology Writer andÂ Nandagopal Rajan, Editor, Indian Express Online; andÂ Chetan Bhagat,Â celebrated author, columnist and screenwriter.
Some of the categories for the awards include Audio Product of TheÂ Year, Consumer Electronics of The Year, Best TV Of The Year, Best Camera Of The Year, Computer Peripheral of The Year, Smartphone of The Year, Tech Brand Ambassador of the Year, App of the Year, Gadget Eye Candy, Gadget of the Year (Viewersâ Choice), Gadget of the Year (Juryâs Choice), among others.
âThis is the year that started what may well become the biggest leap in tech-innovation. It's been a game-changer for many categories and products. Our endeavour is to recognise and award the gadgets and companies which have been at the forefront of this all new tech revolution,â saysÂ Makhni.
âTheÂ NDTVÂ Gadget Guru awards are the most credible - and hence the most highly-awaited gadget awards in the country. They set the benchmark in recognising the very best gadgets and gizmos in the country," said Chandra.