VR wins T3's gaming product of the year, read the full winners list here

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The HTC Vive is officially the T3 Awards' Gaming Product of the Year, in association with GamesRadar+. Voters for the long-running tech awards show picked HTC and Valve's room-tracking virtual reality system over its rival Oculus Rift, as well as PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

The Vive also picked up wins in two additional categories, including Gadget of the Year. It's an impressive accomplishment for an equally impressive piece of tech that's already reaching far beyond the world of gaming.

Here's the full list of winners:

  • Camera of the Year in association with The Photography Show: Sony A7R II
  • Design of the Year in association with Kodak: Aston Martin DB11
  • Audio Product of the Year: Naim Mu-so Qb
  • Editors’ Choice Award: Ring
  • Tech Personality of the Year in association with Digital Spy: will.i.am
  • Gaming Product of the Year in association with GamesRadar+: HTC Vive
  • Wearable Technology of the Year: Samsung Gear S2
  • Car of the Year: Tesla Model X
  • Streaming Service of the Year: Now TV
  • Laptop of the Year: Microsoft Surface Book
  • Tech Legend: Jimmy Wales
  • Gadget of the Decade in association with The Sun: Apple iPhone
  • TV of the Year: Sony XD93
  • Connected Home Tech of the Year: Dyson Pure Cool Link
  • Innovation of the Year in association with Hive: HTC Vive
  • Phone of the Year in association with techradar: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
  • Outstanding Contribution: Eben Upton
  • Brand of the Year: Samsung
  • Hall of Fame: Android
  • Gadget of the Year in association with EE: HTC Vive

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