Articles about MWC 2016

Huawei MateBook Review
Huawei’s entry in the notebook market has been a surprise for many PC industry actors, and the ultralight form-factor chosen by Huawei made a very good impression when it was presented for the first time. It even took some wind out of Samsung which previously impressed with its own ultralight named TabPro S.We’ve spend time with the Huawei Matebook and this review will go over the design, strong and weak […]

HP Elite x3 May Cost $800 In The U.S.
The HP Elite X3 is a Windows 10 Mobile-powered productivity powerhouse that the company unveiled back in February this year at the Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona. It has still not been released in the United States though it’s likely that the release could take place in the coming months. The price for this handset was briefly available on HP’s official website before it was taken down, it appears […]

HTC Vive Pre-Orders Are Now Open
HTC announced its plans to enter the virtual reality market last year with the Vive VR headset that it has developed in partnership with Valve. Since then the company has released two developer versions of the Vive before finally announcing at Mobile World Congress 2016 when it’s going to release the consumer versions. Pre-orders for the consumer version of HTC Vive virtual reality headset are now open.

Ubergizmo's Best of MWC 2016
Mobile World Congress 2016 is over, and it was a truly exciting time. One of the best trade show of the year, MWC 2016 didn’t disappoint. It was a struggle to see as many things as possible, but here are what we think are the heavy-hitters, and the absolute must see of this show. Handsets have the lion share of our “best of”, but computers, VR/AR equipment, and even robots […]

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Alcatel IDOL 4S and IDOL 4 Review: Hands-on
Alcatel launched two affordable yet well-built Android 6.0 Marshmallow smartphones at MWC 2016, the Alcatel IDOL 4S and the IDOL 4. What sets the Alcatel new smartphone apart is their ability to transform into VR headsets, thanks to its brilliantly designed packaging.We reported about the leaked specifications in early February, when the two phones appeared briefly on the brand’s website.Formerly known as Alcatel OneTouch, Alcatel is the mobile brand, backed by Chinese […]

HTC Promises ‘Very, Very Compelling’ Camera In TheIr Next Phone
In the smartphone camera department, we’ve seen HTC try various ways to be innovative, like with their UltraPixel setup which unfortunately while it sounded good on paper, it wasn’t exactly a breakthrough feature. In fact the HTC One M9 had its fair share of criticisms about its camera quality, so much so that HTC had to push out an update to improve on it.

ZOPO Reveals Speed 8 Handset
[MWC 2016] While the world is enamored with the latest devices from famous smartphone manufacturers in the vein of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, this does not mean that there is no room for smaller companies to make an attempt to stamp their mark on the situation. There is still a fair chance for the likes of ZOPO to “announce” their arrival on the world stage, as this […]

Samsung Charm Is An Elegant And Discreet Fitness Tracker
The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge were no doubt the highlight of Samsung’s announcement at MWC 2016. However that’s not all the company had in store. In a recent post on their website, Samsung detailed some of the accessories that would be compatible with its flagship handset, and one of those accessories is the Samsung Charm.

HTC Is Teasing Its Next Flagship Smartphone
The announcements that most people were looking forward to at the Mobile World Congress 2016 are done and dusted. LG and Samsung have both announced their latest flagship handsets which will be out next month. Every year HTC competes with them in the high-end market. This time around it decided against unveiling the new handset at MWC and opted for conduct its own event in March. The company has now […]

Sony Confirms That Xperia X Is Now The New Flagship
Sony took everybody by surprise as it unveiled new handsets at Mobile World Congress 2016 under the Xperia X series. In the weeks leading up to the event, it was rumored that Sony would introduce Xperia Z6 at MWC 2016 but that didn’t happen. The company didn’t announce a new Xperia Z series device and a post on one of its regional Facebook pages made it seem that Xperia Z […]

Xiaomi Mi 5 Has Been Officially Launched
Xiaomi has been teasing their upcoming flagship the Xiaomi Mi 5 for a while now, and it looks like today at MWC 2016, the company has officially announced the handset. The device packs some pretty impressive hardware, and let’s not forget that Xiaomi’s selling point would be its price, and sure enough the Mi 5 did not disappoint.

Oppo Unveils SmartSensor OIS Technology
If you are taking photos and realize that many of them turn out to be blurry, chances are you might want to rethink how you hold your camera. There are various methods of holding a camera to help ensure that your photos are as clear and sharp as possible, but nowadays optical image stabilization helps with that.

Did The Sony Xperia X Replace The Xperia Z Series?
Yesterday Sony announced a bunch of new phones in the form of the Xperia X series. There was no mention of the Sony Xperia Z6 which we assumed was because Sony was planning an announcement for a later date, although could it be that the Xperia Z series has been replaced with the Xperia X?

ZTE Blade V7 And Blade V7 Lite Announced
[MWC 2016] ZTE makes its mark on Mobile World Congress this year by expanding the Blade series of smartphones with the introduction of two handsets – the ZTE Blade V7 and ZTE Blade V7 Lite. Both devices have been specially designed to meet the needs of today’s smartphone users, and hence, you might want to check out whether they are a good fit for your everyday needs right after the […]

Oppo’s Super VOOC Charges Batteries To Full In 15 Minutes
Batteries in smartphones these days are getting bigger, meaning that they will last you more than a day. However they will still eventually drain and depending on how much you use your phone, you might find yourself out of battery in the middle of the day, and charging your phone might take longer than you might have the time for.

Ford Unveils Their New Kuga, Gives It A Tougher Facelift
If tough-looking vehicles are your cup of tea, you might be interested to learn that Ford has recently taken the wraps off their latest Kuga car at MWC 2016. While its predecessors might feature softer and more sleek lines, the latest iteration of the Kuga has undergone a pretty huge facelift, which as you can tell from the photos, gives it a more rugged and tougher look.

Ford Brings FordPass To European Markets
Choosing car back in the day used to be about pricing, design, and also performance. Those criterias are still extremely important, but these days customers have more things to consider, such as added tech features like self-driving capabilities, whether it has internet capabilities, or infotainment systems like CarPlay or Android Auto, and etc.

Oral-B Unveils New Smart Toothbrush
There are some who believe that electric toothbrushes are more efficient and effective compared to regular toothbrushes, but to each their own. Now if you’re looking for an electric toothbrush that is also smart, you might be interested to learn that Oral-B has announced a new smart toothbrush in the form of the Genius.

Panasonic Unveils $1,500 Smartphone
Panasonic might not necessarily be the name that comes to mind when it comes to smartphones, but the company has recently outed a device at MWC 2016 in the form of the Panasonic FZ-N1, a smartphone that will set customers back a whopping $1,500, but definitely not for the reasons you might think.

T-Mobile Unboxes The Galaxy S7 Underwater
With the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, Samsung has brought back a rather useful feature which is water resistance. While we doubt many of you guys actually go swimming with your phone, the peace of mind knowing that should it take an unfortunate swim in your pool or toilet bowl, it will still remain functional.