Mobile World Congress is the place where loads of smartphone gets their official announcement. We are expecting big launches this year too, notably from Samsung and HTC. Starting from March 2nd to March 5th at Barcelona, MWC 2015 is less than a weeks away. Here’s a top five products that we expect to see in this year’s MWC
[label style=”label-default”]1. Samsung Galaxy S6 [/label]
Codenamed Project Zero, Samsung Galaxy S6 is probably the most anticipated smartphone of 2015. As per the leaked specs, Samsung Galaxy S6 is tipped to sport a QHD Super AMOLED (1440×2560 pixels) resolution screen, 64-bit octa-core Exynos 7420 processor, a 16-megapixel Sony IMX240 camera sensor, a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, and inbuilt storage variants of 32GB, 64GB and 128GB. There has also been some rumor that Samsung will drop most of the TouchWiz bloatware and simplify the UI at the level of Google’s Nexus 6. As far as design is concerned, it is interesting to see what Samsung will come up with. The S6 is also rumored to have a Edge variant, just like Note 4 Edge.
[label style=”label-default”]2. HTC One M9 [/label]
According to @upleaks, the HTC One M9 will feature a 5-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, 3GB of RAM, 32/64GB of storage, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 SoC. HTC M9 is not going to use the Ultra pixel rear camera, but instead will be using a 20.7 megapixel camera with a dual LED flash.However, there will be 4-megapixel UltraPixel camera on the front. The trademark BoomSound speakers will still be there. As for the battery it is rumored to have 2,800mAh battery and the handset will be running Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with Sense 7.0 UI.
[label style=”label-default”]3. LG G Watch Urbane [/label]
The new smartwatch from LG-“LG G Watch Urbane” will debut at the Mobile World Congress event. It looks much similar to the LG G Watch R, but the new G Watch Urbane comes with a narrower bezel with sleeker lines.
The LG G Watch Urbane sports a 1.3-inch full circle P-OLED display with a highly stylized all-metal build, a leather wristband, and a polished silver or gold finish.About the specs, LG G Watch Urbane comes with a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 512MB of RAM, 4GB of storage and a 410mAh battery. The watch also meets IP67 dust and water resistance standards.
[label style=”label-default”]4. TORQUE KC-701 [/label]
TORQUE KC-701 is a working prototype smartphone with solar charging capability. Kyocera, a Japan based company, has incorporated with Wysips Crystal Technlogy to enable solar charging on the phone. The Wysips Crystal panel combines the optical and photovoltaic technologies into one slim layer to be a part of the entire display panel. We shall knMore about this technology and device will be known when it gets announced.
[label style=”label-default”]5. Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet [/label]
XperiaBlog teases the new Xperia Z4 Tablet with a “2K” display (probably with 1440 x 2560, or 1600 x 2560 pixels). Other features include 10.1 inch screen, QualComm Snapdragon 810 SoC, 4GB of RAM, 32 Gb internal storage, and Android 5.0 Lollipop.