Sony Starts Taking Xperia Tablet Z Preorders

The Sony Xperia Tablet Z is expected to be released in April and the Japanese manufacturer has now begun taking preorders for it. Revealed at the Mobile World Congress 2013, it is yet another Android powered tablet hoping to gain some footing in the tablet market largely dominated by the iPad. The Xperia Tablet Z can now be preordered online from Sony’s online store, the promise that shipping will begin […]


Nokia returns to MWC after 3-year hiatus

Finnish phone manufacturer Nokia has announced that they will be making their way back to Mobile World Congress in Barcelona after taking a leave of absence for the past three years. It is said that Nokia intends to exhibit in the Apps Planet section, where executives from the company have promised “to be there in a major way”, and you can be sure that this would have certainly gotten Nokia […]


MWC 2011: Take Away

As we’re heading into a well deserved week-end, we would like to look back at last week’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) – the world’s biggest wireless tradeshow. It has been the busiest one that we’ve seen, and one of the most interesting as well. The synergy between handset makers and chip makers has never been so strong and we can tell that the industry is reaching a comfortable cruise speed […]


Apple iPhone wins the Best Mobile Device Award at the Mobile World Congress

If anyone can make an impact without even showing up, it has to be Apple. At the Mobile World Congress, the fruity Cupertino company was nowhere to be found (understandable since they prefer to host their own launch events anyway) – but that didn’t stop them from being the topic of discussion despite the plethora of Android and other devices that made their debut at the event. To make matters […]


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HTC Desire S unveiled at Mobile World Congress

[MWC] After being revealed one year ago to the world at the very same event, HTC has decided to show off the successor to the HTC Desire. Called the HTC Desire S, it takes cues from the HTC Legend’s design and is sculpted out of a single block of aluminum. It packs Qualcomm’s new 1GHz Snapdragon MSM8255 processor to ensure your phone speeds along, and has a 3.7″ (800 x […]


HTC Flyer announced today at the Mobile World Congress

[MWC] HTC has a plethora of devices (six to be exact) that they will be announcing at the Mobile World Congress today, and their most-anticipated device has got to be their Android tablet known as the HTC Flyer. After staying out of the tablet game last year, it looks like HTC is ready to dip its toes into this highly saturated market – whether or not it can make a […]


Webtrends release Mobile World Congress day 1 statistics

[MWC] Webtrends, the global leader in digital analytics, has released some interesting statistics concerning the popularity of brands and devices that have caught fire for day 1 of the Mobile World Congress. They analyzed tweets, blogs and news all over the internet to come up with the data and have shown some pretty interesting results. According to their findings, the first day of the Mobile World Congress saw Samsung and […]


Dolby to demonstrate audio technologies for mobile devices at MWC

[MWC] Sound is increasingly becoming an important feature in mobile devices, and it’s no surprise that audio industry giants like Dolby are getting into the game. At the Mobile World Congress this week in Barcelona, Spain, Dolby will be demonstrating the latest handsets that utilize Dolby technologies. This includes the Nokia E7, LG Optimus Black, and other handsets from HTC, Acer, Fujitsu and ZTE. Just like high-definition video, high-definition audio […]


Sony Ericsson unveils the Xperia neo

[MWC] At the Mobile World Congress, Sony Ericsson yet unveiled yet another addition to their Xperia line up, the Xperia neo. Ergonomically designed to “fit perfectly in the user’s hand”, this phone is touted to make taking photographs a breeze. It packs Exmor R technology for perfect pictures in any condition, a reality display with the Mobile BRAVIA Engine for you to view your masterpiece creations while on the go, […]


LG Optimus Pad to be shown off at Mobile World Congress

[MWC] The LG Optimus Pad will be LG’s latest foray into the world of Honeycomb (Android 3.0) tablets. Unofficially nicknamed the “G-Slate” for Europe, the two tablets pretty much shares the same specs. It packs a 1GHz dual-core Tegra 2 processor, an 8.9″ display (1280 x 768) and features full 1080p HD video decoding, Android 3.0, a 3D rear camera for capturing 3D footage to be viewed on a 3D […]


LG Optimus 3D officially announced

[MWC] LG’s first 3D phone, the LG Optimus 3D will make its debut this weekend at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The world’s first full 3D experience phone will give users the ability to view and create 3D content that can be immediately viewed on the phone’s glasses-free 3D display. The phone packs a 1GHz OMAP 4 dual-core processor, a dual-lens camera that enables users to record content in […]


LG Optimus 3D to debut at Mobile World Congress

After being spotted in the wild, it looks like LG is ready to blow the cover on their upcoming 3D phone. The LG Optimus 3D has been officially announced to make its debut appearance at the Mobile World Congress in Spain, Barcelona in a couple of weeks. The phone will be LG’s first foray into 3D smartphones and while it isn’t the world’s first 3D phone (the Sharp Galapagos came […]


New Samsung Galaxy S 2 teaser launched

For those of you who’ve been waiting for a sneak peek at the upcoming Galaxy S phone from Samsung, you’re in for a treat. Samsung has just released a new teaser for the upcoming Galaxy S 2, and boy it sure looks slim. Besides a glimpse of what the device looks like, we can’t really tell much from the video, except that it’s a “secret” that’s meant to be shared. […]


Facebook phones to be built by HTC?

We’ve all heard that the “official Facebook phone” was just rumor that has been dismissed by Mark Zuckerberg himself, but nobody has said that Facebook couldn’t license the brand out to phone manufacturers to make. In the latest rumors online, HTC will be unveiling two new Facebook smartphones at the Mobile World Congress next month. The phones will feature the social network’s color scheme and branding, with a modified version […]