Giveaway: Win a Samsung Galaxy Note II!

The PhoneDog
Mascot from  Charleston, SC
| March 5, 2013

PhoneDog's Official Smartphone Rankings program is one year old, and we're in the mood to celebrate by giving away an AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note II!  This contest is easy.  Head over to our Official Smartphone Rankings™ (OSR) and vote for your favorite smartphone between now and March 10th at 11:59 PM Eastern time, and you're entered to win in the contest.  The giveaway broadcast will take place both here (in the video slot above) and on at 6 PM EST on March 12th.

The full press release is below.  Be sure to get your vote in before the deadline!

Contest details:

  • Voting dates: Monday March 4th thru Sunday March 10, 2013 before 11:59PM Eastern Time
  • Eligibility: Anyone that voted and is 16yrs or older with a valid Facebook or Twitter account (minimum 10 friends/followers) 
  • Prize: Samsung Galaxy Note II 16GB (AT&T) courtesy of our friends at Best Buy Mobile
  • Drawing day and place: Tuesday March 12, 2013 at 6 PM EST - Live at

PhoneDog Media celebrates one year of Official Smartphone Rankings program

MT PLEASANT, SC, March 5, 2013 – For 52 weeks and counting, PhoneDog Media's Official Smartphone Rankings™ (OSR) has become the gold standard for ranking the market's best smartphones by placing votes from readers and experts alike in respective charts each week. Today, PhoneDog celebrates the one year anniversary of the iconic program that offers readers the ability to choose the best smartphone on the market.

Established on March 5, 2012, PhoneDog’s Official Smartphone Rankings program has garnered over 76,000 votes and has crowned a number of smartphones as best-in-class, including the Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy Note, Apple iPhone 4S, HTC One X, Apple iPhone 5, and Samsung Galaxy Note II.

To celebrate the anniversary, PhoneDog Media will be giving away the highest-ranked smartphone of the year - an AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note II - on March 12, 2013 at 6 PM EST on the company’s YouTube channel ( Those interested in entering the contest can do so by voting in PhoneDog’s Official Smartphone Rankings between March 4 and March 10 at 11:59 PM EST.

PhoneDog's Official Smartphone Rankings program is an industry first, and it is the only program that allows the people to vote for their favorite smartphone, allowing their voice to be heard," said Aaron Baker, Editor-in-Chief of "I'm incredibly pleased with the growth we've seen over the year, and I look forward to the OSR’s future.”

About PhoneDog Media’s Official Smartphone Rankings™
PhoneDog Media's Official Smartphone Rankings™ consists of two weekly charts voted on by users and a panel of mobile technology experts. The OSR can be accessed from or directly at and voting can be completed using login credentials from Facebook, Twitter, or the PhoneDog website.