MediaTek Pushes Tablets, IoT and Connected Home at MWC

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MediaTek are consolidating projected growth over a third in 2015 by building out solutions across tablet, LTE and smartphone, as well as investing in its MediaTek Labs to develop standards and applications for IoT and the connected home, in partnership with EMEA partners, customers, ...

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New video compares the unreleased HTC One M9 to the HTC One M8 and M7

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As the leadup to Mobile World Congress 2015 grows continues, the mother of all leaks has surfaced which gives an unrestricted look at the currently unreleased HTC One M9. The leaked video comes courtesy of YouTube user Samia Lou and shows the new device lined up against the older HTC One M8 and ...

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LG unwraps four smartphones ahead of Mobile World Congress

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As often is the case with LG and its Mobile World Congress announcements, we’re getting an official look at things ahead of the annual conference. Today sees LG pulling back the curtain for four mid-range models, the Magna, Spirit, Leon, and Joy. Each model has its own unique features ...

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Samsung files for 11 new patents and trademarks

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Samsung has hinted at lowering their overall mobile device lineup by about 30%.  The driver behind this is cost.  Having less devices to launch should lower the overall cost of doing business in the ever expanding Android market.  That does not mean they have slowed down.  Samsung has recently ...

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HTC schedules March 1st event to unveil their latest flagship

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HTC has sent out press invites for an unveiling event for March 1st in Barcelona. Barcelona, of course, is the site for the Mobile World Congress, so this could mean the next reveal of an HTC flagship. The expected device is the successor of the HTC One M8, which is known by the code name... ...

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Moto takes to Twitter for Q&A, Moto X successor coming ‘late summer’ and more

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Motorola isn’t showing off any new devices at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona this week, but the company made a few announcements in the form of a Q&A on Twitter today. Among the news was that the successor to its Moto X flagship smartphone is coming this year in ‘late ...

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Samsung announces Gear Fit aimed at fitness-minded individuals

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This year at Mobile World Congress, Samsung announced not one or two, but three new smartwatches. Joining the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo is the Samsung Gear Fit, designed for those “striving to live more fit and active lives” while still being stylish and connected. As with ...

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Lenovo delivers three new S-Series smartphones

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It may be too soon to be seeing devices coming out of Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola, but today Lenovo announced three new devices at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the S860, S850 and S660 smartphones. All three of these are said to combine “sleek design elements with ...

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Sony unwraps smartphones, tablet, and wearable device for MWC

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Sony has just finished their slot on stage and have shown off a fair few announcements at Mobile World Congress. Sony have taken a step into the smartwatch market with the SmartBand SWR10 and provided some further information about their SmartWear experience. This focuses on what Sony are ...

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French handset maker Wiko calls up first Tegra 4i LTE smartphone

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French handset maker Wiko Mobile has created Europe’s first smartphone with an integrated Tegra 4i LTE processor. Featuring a 4.7-inch 720p display, the Wiki WAX also provides users with an 8-megapixel rear camera, and LTE and HSPA+ support. The Tegra 4i processor is a quad-core CPU with ...

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Qualcomm rolls out 8-core Snapdragon 615 CPU

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Qualcomm on Monday kicked off Mobile World Congress with a pair of new mobile processors. Today sees the chipmaker adding the Snapdragon 615 and 610 to its lineup. The Snapdragon 615 is the company’s first commercial octa-core CPU solution with integrated LTE and 64-bit capabilities. ...

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Nokia debuts Android-powered X, X+, and XL

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All eyes were pointed at Nokia during Mobile World Congress for a glimpse at the long awaited “secret” Android powered devices the company was said to be working on. These were considered a last gasp effort at exploring Android before being absorbed by Microsoft. However, it seems ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 release date leaked

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While Samsung is usually pretty good with keeping their upcoming devices under wraps, an executive has let slip that Galaxy S5 will be released on March 13th. Samsung is set to announce their next generation Galaxy device at Mobile World Congress next week, but details of when the Galaxy S5 ...

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(UPDATE) LG announces the G2 mini ahead of MWC launch date

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A few days ago, LG posted a photo on Facebook hinting at a Mobile World Congress launch date for the LG G2 mini. The company came out today, ahead of the launch date, and officially announced the new miniature phone. A decent amount of the specs were already leaked, so there isn’t a whole ...

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Huawei’s MWC teaser gets in jab at Apple, Samsung

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Chinese manufacturer Huawei just released a teaser video unveiling some of its plans for Mobile World Congress next week. The video talks about a new tablet with “a beautiful slim design” and long battery life with “days of use,” a new smartphone with “an amazing front ...

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