RØDE Microphones in Sydney Australia, announces that its newly released NTR ribbon microphone has been awarded the prestigious Red Dot “Best of the Best” Award for Product Design: 2015. An International jury of 38 renowned specialists reviewed more than 4,900 entries from 56 countries and recognized the NTR as a product that sets itself apart significantly from comparable projects, thanks to its excellent design.
Celebrating its 60th anniversary, the Red Dot Awards is the largest and most recognized product design competition in the world, evaluating products based on functionality, durability, ergonomics, formal quality, ecological compatibility and degree of innovation.
“We are very privileged to be awarded with the honorable distinction of ‘Red Dot: Best of the Best’ from the most prestigious product design award in the world,” says Sun Kyung Sunwoo, lead project design manager at RØDE. “The NTR is a result of uncompromised product design and engineering, with a huge amount love and effort from the designers, engineers and the entire RØDE team.”
“The care taken by our jury members, who are bound by a strict code of honor, is well known,” says Professor Dr. Peter Zec, founder and president of Red Dot. “Winners of the Red Dot have shown uncompromising competency and considerable courage, and have measured themselves successfully against the best of the industry.”
Find information about the RØDE NTR ribbon microphone at www.rode.com/ntr.
Read about the Red Dot Award: Product Design at en.red-dot.org/5479.html.