Mobile world congress began a few hours ago. This 4 days long event is being held in the beautiful city of Barcelona, Spain to showcase the latest devices and innovations in mobile technology. Mobile giants like Sony, Samsung, LG and Nokia are expected to reveal their new products and share innovative tech ideas. Some mobile companies already made some announcements. Here are a few:
Nokia X – Just after the opening announcement, Nokia’s CEO started to introduce its latest mobile phones which are designed especially for new markets. Nokia rolled out its new phones targeted to low budget users segment. Nokia Asha 230a and Nokia 220 are two new additions to its range. As claimed by Nokia, Asha 230a is the most affordable Asha phone ever. Whereas, Nokia 220 is an addition to its low priced devices which is enabled with features like 2G internet. In addition to that Nokia X and Nokia X+ first android phones from Nokia were also revealed at the show.
Samsung Gear 2 – Updates to Samsung Gear 2 was also announced by Samsung. The new Gear 2 is expected to work with other devices along with Samsung tablets and Smart phones as well. It will also let you change channels on your TV as it features an infra-red remote control. The South Korean tech giant expects to release this new version in April’14.
Sony Xperia Z2 – Sony mobile lovers in UK and Europe will be able to get their hands on the new Sony Xperia Z2 in March. This was officially announced at MWC’14 by Sony. This new Z2 has 5.2 full HD display and it runs on Android KitKat. Another surprise from them was Xperia M2 which is waterproof and an affordable android.
Lenovo S660 – A new series of mobile phones was launched by Lenovo as well. Their so called ‘S’ series includes 3 models S660, S850 and S860. Lenovo S860 is designed to target the business users with a backup of 24hours over 3G. Lenovo declared it has standby time of 40 days. S850 is for fashion conscious users and it is available in white and pink colours. With a 13MP rear and 5MP front camera this is going to be huge hit among people who love to shoot pictures. Lenovo S660, a budget 4.7 inch smartphone for people with multitasking needs. Its long battery life will help people stay connected for longer durations. All three phones are available with dual SIM feature.