Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017

LG to reportedly unveil G4 in April

LG to reportedly unveil G4 in April

If you’re hoping for a surprise LG G4 unveiling at Mobile World Congress next month, then you’re setting yourself up for disappointment. A source close to the South Korean company has confirmed that it’s next flagship won’t be arriving until April at the earliest.

Sony may be planning MWC announcement for March 2

Sony may be planning MWC announcement for March 2

Just like in previous years, Sony will be showing off its latest devices at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next month, but whether the Japanese company will announce any new ones has been unclear. For now, it is keeping any plans quiet, but sources say there will be a Sony event on March 2.

6 Trends and lessons from Mobile World Congress 2014

6 Trends and lessons from Mobile World Congress 2014

Mobile World Congress came by and went away last week, and we finally have some time to sit down and look at it in hindsight without the rush of all the announcements and hands-on videos. Here are the six most notable things we have learned from the event.

The Boeing Black is the latest security oriented smartphone in town

The Boeing Black is the latest security oriented smartphone in town

Boeing is known for its world renowned airlines and jets. But the company was available at the MWC event in Barcelona to show off its new security oriented smartphone. Known as the Boeing Black, this phone will be targeted towards government institutions where privacy is of utmost importance.

Pricing and Availability of MWC devices: Xperia Z2, Nokia X series, Galaxy S5, LG G Pro 2 and more

Pricing and Availability of MWC devices: Xperia Z2, Nokia X series, Galaxy S5, LG G Pro 2 and more

We have had a pretty eventful week so far with the launch of several new smartphones and tablets. While manufacturers like Lenovo, Huawei and others had several devices to show off, it’s the biggies like Samsung, Nokia, LG and Sony that made all the noise. And in order to make it easier to keep track of your favorite smartphones, we have compiled a little list with their announced or rumored launch date as well as pricing. Read on for the details.

Motorola speaks of launching a new smartwatch, Moto X successor and the expansion of Moto Maker

Motorola speaks of launching a new smartwatch, Moto X successor and the expansion of Moto Maker

Although Motorola’s presence in the MWC is very limited, the company has given away some interesting tidbits on its future. One of the prominent announcements made was about launching its very own smartwatch later this year in addition to the Moto X successor. The company’s Senior VP of Product Management, Rick Osterloh claimed that Motorola’s upcoming smartwatch will address some main user concerns like styling and battery life.

Twin camera sensor from the All New HTC One shown off at the MWC

Twin camera sensor from the All New HTC One shown off at the MWC

The All New HTC One is scheduled for an announcement later next month with a relatively familiar hardware specs sheet. And in order to stand out from the competition, the company is rumored to showcase a unique dual camera setup on the smartphone with increased emphasis on low light photography. HTC was present on Day 2 of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to give detailed information on this technology.

Hands-on impressions of the Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner, heart rate monitor and more

Hands-on impressions of the Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner, heart rate monitor and more

While the Samsung Galaxy S5 announcement was feature packed, the Korean manufacturer couldn’t share details on all aspects of the smartphone. So, following our first round-up of hands-on videos of the Galaxy S5, here’s another compilation of videos showing off in details all the key features of the latest Samsung flagship.

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Galaxy S4 – Specs, photos, videos, features

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Galaxy S4 – Specs, photos, videos, features

Samsung has already unveiled the Galaxy S5 along with a trio of Gear watches. Even though the S5 has a typical Galaxy branded design, consumers are mainly interested in knowing how the phone stacks up against its predecessor — the Galaxy S4.

The Nokia X series leaves us perplexed, here are 20 questions that remain unanswered

The Nokia X series leaves us perplexed, here are 20 questions that remain unanswered

By now, you all know that Nokia did the unthinkable yesterday and announced an Android line-up of devices at Mobile World Congress, after criticizing the platform for years and pushing Windows Phone with their Lumia brand. That launch comes so close to the company’s smartphone division being completely enveloped under Microsoft — end of Q1 2014 should be the final date  — that we’re left scratching our head. Despite the huge amount of hands-on videos that have showed us everything we need to know about the X series, we’re left with many unanswered questions. Here they are.