Criteria for: Hardware Launch of the Year

Who is eligible for this award?
Any gaming hardware launched in the UK during the awards eligibility period. This could be a console or gaming PC, console or PC peripherals, a game with a physical element, or a PC component/s. 

Entry submissions must address the following criteria:
  • An overview of the hardware and a discussion of how it’s breaking new ground 
  • An explanation of the hardware's key features and technical advantages
  • Critical reception: tell us how your hardware wowed the media
  • Success: provide evidence of the sales success of the product