Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organised by the GSMA and held in the Mobile World Capital Barcelona, 27 February – 2 March 2017
Samsung at MWC
Samsung galaxy S8 is rumored to be launched on 18th of April, this year. But Samsung won’t allow MWC to go waste, it is expected that an early trailer or even launch of S8 to beat the heat from its competitors. There are a lot of expectations from S8, after the down rated sales of Galaxy Note 7. VR Gear is also expected along with the S8. If launched, S8 will not be shipped, not until April. Which is oblivious as Samsung seems in no hurry. Samsung has a huge booth in MWC, is proves that Samsung has a lot to display.
Samsung might reveal the lauch date for the flagship samsung galaxy S8.
Nokia at MWC
HMD Global which sale the phones under the name of Nokia, has already made a comeback with the launch of Nokia 6, which is a China exclusive phone.
Nokia may give the details about the international availability for Nokia 6. Nokia is expected to launch the flagship phone Nokia P1 alongside the afforadable Nokia 3 & Nokia 5. Nokia may relaunch the Legendary Nokia 3310 at MWC.
Huawei at MWC
Huawei has a press event lined up on 26, the invitation says a “flagship device” is about to be unveiled.
Huawei is expected to launch its flagship phone huawei P10 at MWC. THE P10 will be having a dual camera at the rear. Huawei will also launch Huawei watch 2.
LG,BlackBerry, OPPO & Others
Samsung’s sheer rival LG is expected to launch its flagship phone G6. LG has released a teaser video which talks about bigger and narrower screen and water proof phone. And this time it won’t be modular. Wireless charging and better camera is also expected in G6.
Blackberry has a long awaited phone called Mercury, which features a keypad and fingerprint scanner. Powered by android, it might come with Type-C charging. Being android, it will be easy to get some top app development services for this device.
Oppo, Chinese mobile giant has also a device called Oppo Find 9 which is expected to be launched at MWC. Powered by a monstrous Snapdragon 835 processor and a combination of 21 and 16 mega pixel cameras this device will be fueled by a 4100mAh battery.
Google always has a huge presence at the MWC. Android wear 2.0 is expected to be launched from Google’s stage. However, normally Google doesn’t launch its products at MWC. Along with Android Wear 2.0, we expect to see some devices that are made over Android Wear 2.0.
We also expect to see some apps to be launched soon after MWC from top app development companies and additional accessories in order to match with the phones and processing power of these devices.