Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019: Complete Coverage

There’s no bigger show for mobile tech geeks than Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain: where flagship phones are born and intriguing new wearables shine. And this year, where foldable phones and 5G are likely to dominate the news. For 2019, everyone from Samsung and LG to app makers and small startups will descend on the Fira conference center from Feb. 25 to 28 to show off the latest and greatest mobile innovations. Follow us for all the latest news as we check out the amazing new phones and mobile tech from the show.

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Sony is showing something off at MWC -- will it be the Xperia XZ4?

Sony may have released the Xperia XZ3 in the past few months, but already it's preparing to release a follow-up, the Xperia XZ4. We're learning plenty about the phone now some details have started to leak out, and it's getting exciting.
Computing

Could the next Microsoft HoloLens be announced at MWC 2019?

After not having a presence at Mobile World Congress for three years, Microsoft is now sending out media invites for a press conference on February 24 during the annual event in Barcelona. Could a next-generation HoloLens be on the way?
Mobile

The LG G8 ThinQ may arrive at MWC 2019 with an on-screen speaker

LG is expected to release a successor to the LG G7 ThinQ, possibly called the LG G8 ThinQ, this year and rumors about it are already spreading. Here's everything we know about it so far.
Mobile

Oppo will unfurl its folding smartphone at the 2019 Mobile World Conference

Chinese manufacturer Oppo has confirmed that it is working on a folding smartphone, and that it will be shown off at MWC 2019. Here's everything we know about an Oppo folding smartphone.
Mobile

Google is updating Android Go with Android 9 Pie Go Edition

Android Go is a lightweight version of Android that promises to improve the user experience on devices with low-end processors or 1GB of RAM or less. Here's everything you need to know about Android Go.
Product Review

Haier’s Asu Smartwatch turns your hand into a display

At this year’s Mobile World Congress, Haier announced the Asu Smartwatch, complete with a built-in projector. We had some hands-on time with the smartwatch and got to check out exactly how it manages to turn your hand into a display.
Mobile

The top trends we saw at Mobile World Congress 2018

Mobile World Congress 2018 has come and gone, and while one of the biggest smartphones of the year has launched at the show, the trends we see at MWC often set the tone for the 2018 smartphone market. Here's what you can expect this year in…
Mobile

ModiFace replaces makeup brushes with neural networks, and it’s coming to the S9

The Samsung Galaxy S9’s Bixby Vision includes a makeup filter that allows users to try on products in the comfort of their own home. To provide a top-notch experience, Samsung tapped ModiFace to integrate its beauty AR technology.
Digital Trends Live

Day 5 at MWC 2018: Sony’s Xperia Ear Duo mixes ambient sound with your music

What's the opposite of noise canceling headphones? Sony's Xperia Ear Duo allow your ears to multitask by cleverly mix your music with sounds in your environment.
Mobile

Why Samsung’s Galaxy S9 is the star of MWC … unless you ask MWC

The Galaxy S9 is clearly one of the biggest products expected to come out of the 2018 Mobile World Congress (MWC) -- but it's the business taking place at the show that's the real star, says GMSA CMO Michael O'Hara.
Mobile

Here are the flat-out craziest virtual reality demos we saw at Mobile World Congress

You might not necessarily think of virtual reality as phone tech, but it nonetheless was out in full force at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. We sought out the best the show had to offer.
Mobile

LG, Huawei, Sony and more brought their best phones to MWC -- here are our favorites

We saw a lot of great phones at MWC 2017, but these are the cream of the crop. We ranked all the best phones, including the LG G6, Huawei P10, Nokia 6, Moto G5 Plus, and more.
Digital Trends Live

DT Daily MWC 2017: Top Tech awards, Snake on the Nokia 3310, and more

It's day three of Mobile World Congress, and the day Digital Trends presented its awards for the best products revealed at the show. We still found time to have some fun with the new Nokia 3310 though.
Mobile

Cog Systems took HTC's One A9 and made it almost invulnerable to viruses

Cog Systems, a mobile software security firm, has designed a custom system for the HTC One A9 phone that protects against malicious apps and viruses. It'll ship to select retailers in the coming months.
Mobile

Open Garden’s internet connectivity solution targets emerging markets

Open Garden's MeshKit provides peer-to-peer connectivity in regions of the world where wireless internet comes at a premium. Sol Studio, one of the world's largest music networks, is the first to take advantage.
Digital Trends Live

MWC 2017 update: Samsung’s new HDR tablet and the return of a dumbphone

Also today: Samsung seeks to reassure consumers about battery safety, and AT&T tweaks their "Unlimited" data plan - and adds another one.
Cars

Roborace unveils its self-driving race car, dubbed ‘Robocar’

Roborace unveiled its self-driving race car at the 2017 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Dubbed "the Robocar," it's expected to hit the track later this year for demonstration runs.
Computing

Lenovo’s Yoga 720 packs gaming-grade graphics into a 2-in-1

Lenovo revealed a large number of products during the Mobile World Congress 2017 show spanning its Yoga, Flex, and Miix device families. The company also introduced its new Tab4 line of Android tablets for kids and adults alike.