Microsoft Inc. won ten awards at the just concluded Mobile World Congress 2015 event (in Barcelona), for their range of devices displayed at the congress, according to reports.

The awards include the Top Pick of Mobile World Congress 2015 from Expert Reviews, PC Pro and Tom’s Guide for the Lumia 640 XL, and Best of Mobile World Congress 2015 from Trusted Reviews for the Lumia 640.

The innovative Universal Foldable Keyboard was awarded Best of Mobile World Congress 2015 and Top Pick awards by TechnoBuffalo and Übergizmo. Windows Central also awarded the Lumia 640, Lumia 640 XL and Universal Foldable Keyboard the 2015 Top Pick award.

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3

won the award for the Best Mobile Tablet.

“Surface Pro 3 is the world’s most productive tablet, and is a tablet that can replace your laptop. With Surface Pro 3 we have managed to marry the hardware and software to provide the power and performance of a full laptop without compromising the sleek design, lightness, and great battery life that we expect from a tablet”, Dennis Meinhardt, Director of Program Management for Microsoft Surface said.

The Universal Foldable Keyboard works with windows tablets, android devices, iPad and iPhones.

The executive vice president of Microsoft Devices Group, Stephen Elop, executive vice president of the Microsoft Devices Group in a blog post said, “The devices give people the flexibility to do more anywhere, and at anytime.”

The Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest annual gathering of mobile and related industry C-Level executives.

He iterated further about their devices at the congress and Microsoft’s mission: “To empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more”.

Find out more about what happened at the Mobile World Congress.

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Olumuyiwa Coker Author

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