Awards & Recognitions

For over two decades, Samsung India has been committed to transforming people’s lives
through its products and social initiatives. Every year, leading institutions recognise
Samsung India for its various initiatives as well as product design & innovation
in audio visual, home appliance, IT and telecom product categories.
Read below for few of our recent awards.

  • The Brand Trust Report, India

    The Most Trusted Brand: 2018

    Samsung has been ranked as India’s most trusted brand by brand intelligence firm TRA. TRA’s Brand Trust Report 2018 is a syndicated research conducted amongst 2,488 consumer-influencers across 16 cities in India. Samsung has consistently maintained its dominance through its innovative products coupled with aggressive marketing initiatives.

  • The Brand Trust Report, India

    TRA Most Attractive Brand: 2017

    Samsung emerges as India’s Most Attractive Brand by The Brand Trust Report 2017. Samsung climbed 2 ranks over the previous year to grab the top spot among India’s most attractive brands. The study has been conducted among 2,456 consumer-influencers across 16 Indian cities.

  • Customer Service campaign awarded Gold

    AdGully DIGIXX awards: 2017

    Samsung won the gold for digital marketing in the consumer good category for its customer service campaign. #SamsungService film is the highest-viewed advertising video in the consumer electronics and smartphones category worldwide and the highest-viewed advertising video on YouTube across all categories in India, with over 101 million views. AdGully DIGIXX awards are designed to celebrate excellence in Digital Marketing & Advertising by recognizing digital initiatives that are innovative, creative and effective.

  • Instagram campaign for Gear S2 wins Gold

    AdGully DIGIXX awards: 2017

    Samsung won the gold for digital marketing in telecom hardware category for its innovative Instagram campaign - Love Gets Better With Every Turn. The AdGully DIGIXX awards are designed to celebrate excellence in Digital Marketing & Advertising by recognizing digital initiatives that are innovative, creative and effective.

  • Ranked by Economic Times- Brand Equity

    Brand Equity Most Trusted Brand: 2016

    Samsung is voted as No. 1 brand in both Mobile Handsets/Tablets and Consumer Durables categories & No. 2 brand across all categories. Brand Equity’s Most Trusted Brands Survey is an extensive study conducted amongst 6500 consumers. The survey is conducted in collaboration with Nielsen to arrive at a list of India's top 100 most trusted brands across product categories and consumer segments.

  • Ranked by Economic Times- Brand Equity

    Brand Equity Most Trusted Brand: 2015

    Samsung voted as the Most Trusted Brand in India in Consumer Durables category. Brand Equity’s Most Trusted Brands Survey is an extensive study conducted amongst 7200 consumers. The survey is conducted in collaboration with Nielsen to arrive at a list of India's top 100 most trusted brands across product categories and consumer segments.

  • Samsung Technical School Campaign wins at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2018

    Cannes Lions: 2018

    Samsung Technical School campaign won Glass Lion for Change at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Bringing alive social stereotypes against girls, the campaign demonstrated the larger thought of why a girl should not be compared with a boy and why she deserves her own stature and position in society. The campaign film garnered the highest ever female viewership for an Indian ad and had 81Mn views and 70K shares.

  • Samsung Technical School wins Grand Prix at Asia Pacific Tambuli Awards

    Tambuli Awards: 2018

    Samsung Technical School campaign won Grand Prix at Asia Pacific Tambuli Awards along with 1 Gold and 2 Bronze. Bringing alive social stereotypes against girls, the campaign demonstrated the larger thought of why a girl should not be compared with a boy and why she deserves her own stature and position in society. The campaign film garnered the highest ever female viewership for an Indian ad and had 81Mn views and 70K shares.

  • Awarded for Samsung Smart Class and Samsung Technical School initiatives

    Golden Globe Tigers Award: 2015

    Awarded for Samsung Smart Class and Samsung Technical School initiatives Samsung Smart Class initiative awarded for ‘Excellence & Leadership in CSR’ under the category ‘Support and Improving the Quality of Education’ Samsung Technical School initiative awarded The Golden Globe Tigers Award for ‘Excellence for Sustainability Leadership’ under the category ‘Best Project Collaboration.’

  • Samsung India wins the prestigious award for its CSR initiatives

    Golden Peacock Award: 2014

    Samsung has been awarded the Golden Peacock Award for its CSR initiatives - Samsung Smart Class and Samsung Technical Schools - for the 4th time. Currently Samsung operates 483 Samsung Smart Classes at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas & 20 Samsung Technical schools in partnership with Industrial Training Institutes (ITI).

  • Best Smart Watch of the year: Gear S2

    Mobility Excellence Award: 2017

    Galaxy Gear S2 awarded the Best Smart Watch of the Year at the Mobility Excellence Award 2017 as the best designed wrist gadget offering innovative and comprehensive solutions around health, fitness, connectivity and style. The awards are organized by Mobility, India’s leading mobile technology magazine, to felicitate mobile brands for their outstanding performances in different segments of mobility industry.

  • Design of the Year: Samsung Frame TV

    News18 Tech and Auto Awards: 2017

    Samsung Frame TV awarded the Design of the Year at the News18 Tech and Auto Awards 2017 for its innovative & futuristic design. The awards aim to celebrate and honour those Technology products and innovations that have paved the way for the future of these sectors and set benchmarks in their respective fields.

  • Smartphone of the Year: Galaxy S8 | S8+

    News18 Tech and Auto Awards: 2017

    Samsung Galaxy S8 | S8+ awarded the Smartphone of the Year at the News18 Tech and Auto Awards 2017. The awards salute and celebrate the achievements of the tech and auto industry in India.

  • Smartphone of the year : Galaxy S6 edge

    Exhibit Tech Awards: 2015

    Samsung Galaxy S6 edge awarded the Smartphone of the year award for its unique and sleek design.
    Exhibit Tech Awards felicitated technology brands in different categories for their outstanding contributions to the technology industry and providing unmatched tech experience to the consumers.

  • Recognized as the ‘Champion for Local Markets’

    Zinnov Awards: 2018

    Samsung R&D Institute – Bangalore (SRI-B) has been recognised as the ‘Champion for Local Markets’ at the prestigious Zinnov Awards 2018. SRI-B is Samsung’s largest R&D centre outside South Korea. The jury deemed SRI-B as the winner based on parameters such as its vision, initiatives, implementation and impact in the local market. This is the fourth consecutive year that SRI-B has won a Zinnov Award.

  • SRI-B Awarded as Top Foreign Private Limited Company

    National Intellectual Property Awards: 2018

    Samsung R&D Institute India – Bangalore (SRI-B) has been conferred the National Intellectual Property Award 2018 by the Government of India in the category of Top Foreign Public Limited Company/Private Limited Company for patents and commercialization. SRI-B had previously won the National Intellectual Property Award in 2015.

  • Awarded for Best Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets

    Global Mobile Awards: 2017

    Announced at the Mobile World Congress, Reliance Jio Infocomm and Samsung Networks won the award for Jio Digital Movement India. GSMA’s Global Mobile Awards offer organisations across the global mobile eco-system the opportunity to showcase the latest and best mobile products, apps, devices, services, and initiatives to the industry and the world.

  • Awarded: Best Customer Centric Culture
    Awarded: Best Customer Centric Company

    Customer Experience Awards: 2017

    Samsung awarded for Best Customer experience and Service innovation, and for Best Customer experience and Service innovation. Customer Experience Awards 2017 are India’s largest Customer Experience forum.

  • Awarded: Best Contact Centre

    Customer Fest Awards: 2016

    Samsung received the award at Customer Fest India for its outstanding achievement and superior performance of its contact centres. The Customer Fest Show is conceived & managed by Kamikaze B2B Media and recognises brands for excellence in customer loyalty & customer experience.

  • Awarded: Best Service Leadership

    Customer Fest Awards: 2016

    Samsung received the award at Customer Fest India for its commitment to a customer centric culture through its various initiatives. The Customer Fest Show is conceived & managed by Kamikaze B2B Media and recognises brands for excellence in customer loyalty & customer experience.

  • Brand with Most Happy Customers

    TeleAnalysis Leadership Awards: 2016

    In the TeleAnalysis Customer Satisfaction Survey 2016, Samsung smartphone consumers were ranked the happiest as they are satisfied with the ‘overall’ offerings from the company including handset, services and after-sale services. TeleAnalysis, India’s fastest growing online media tracking the Information & Communications Technology industry, released the Customer Satisfaction Survey 2016 for the Indian smartphone industry. The nation-wide survey was done taking into account feedback from over 15,000 smartphone users in India.