Ashwini Sah|March 1 2013 |
The Mobile World Congress 2013 has come to an end. These Four days witnessed many latest Smartphones, Tablets and other gadgets. We saw tech giants showing their best innovation under one roof.
The Tech Experts and fans from all over the world were physically or mentally present at this event, which was held at Barcelona, Spain. The Mobile World Congress 2013 said ‘bye-bye’ to all with a promise of more and better innovations next year.
Almost every Manufacturer brought their latest product at this event. Some launched them while some announced their upcoming plans.
If you missed the MWC 2013, we are bringing you a Recap of all the action from International Names at Mobile World Congress 2013 at Barcelona, Spain.
Mobiles & Tablets:
The France based Smartphone Manufacturer, Alcatel unveiled One Touch Idol X, which runs on latest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Operating System. Two more Smartphones, One Touch Scribe Easy and One Touch Snap were also announced, based on Android Operating system.
Alcatel also launched One Touch Fire, which is its first Smartphone running on Mozilla Firefox OS for Smartphones.
ASUSAsus launched its Padfone Infinity at Mobile World Congress 2013. This is a 5 inch Smartphone, which transforms into a 10.1 inch Tab when docked.
Dell has launched a refreshed variant of Dell Latitude 10 Tablets which runs on the latest Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system.
The famous company Ericsson launched a new series of services, products and solutions at MWC 2013 Event.
The Chinese Manufacturer Huawei launched Ascend P2, which it claims to be the fastest Smartphone ever made. Huawei also launched an app that enables family members to stay connected using their gadgets.
Hewlett & Packard launched its first Android device as HP Slate 7. This Tab is priced at $169 and will be launched in April 2013.
Lenovo launched three new Mid-ranged Android Tablets at MWC 2013. All these three run on Google's Android Jelly Bean Operating system.
LG unveiled its latest Smartphone naming as LG Optimus Vu II at MWC event. This is an affordable Android Smartphone running on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS.
Mozilla Firefox, which was better known for its Web browser, launched its latest operating system for Smartphones.
Mozilla also rolled out its Marketplace with lots of Applications & games. A new Security Software for Mozilla Firefox OS for Smartphones was also launched.
SamsungThe South Korean Manufacturers, Samsung unveiled its much awaited Galaxy Note 8.0 Tab.
Samsung also confirmed the launch date of its upcoming flagship Samsung Galaxy S IV on March 14th this year. This launch will take place in New York, USA.
Sony launched its latest flagship Waterproof Xperia Z Tablet at MWC event. It will be priced between $499 to $599.
The Popular Social Networking website Twitter confirmed to roll out of a new app for latest launched Mozilla Firefox OS for Smartphones.
ZTE also unveiled a new Tab, ZTE V98, running on latest Windows 8 Operating System.
Technology & Accessories:
Aptina Imaging has announced two new 12 Megapixels and 13 Megapixels image sensors at the Mobile World Congress 2013.
AVG has launched new version of its Android Security Solution at Mobile World Congress 2013 event.
Eye Sensor Technology
A German Company Called Natural User Inter Action (NUIA) garnered much attention at the Mobile World Congress for its software designed for developers of apps making it easier to code apps which use eye tracking sensors.
Fujitsu showcased new generation Walking Stick for seniors. These walking sticks are GPS enabled.
World's Smallest Wireless Charger by LG
LG showcased a new wireless charger at MWC 2013 Event, which is claimed to be World's Smallest Wireless Charger.
Paper Nano-SIM Cards
A Chinese Company, Beijing Ben Technology showcased its Paper made SIM cards at MWC event. Using a Paper SIM card instead of Plastic SIM helps in saving our environment.
Samsung Exynos 5 Octa Processor
Samsung's latest innovation Samsung Exynos 5 Octa Processor at Mobile world Congress 2013 Event. This Processor will power the upcoming handsets and Tablets from Samsung.
Tizen OS'Tizen OS' was showcased at MWC 2013. It is developed by the joint venture of Samsung and Intel.
1,30,000 Apps & Games announcementMicrosoft shared a report at MWC 2013 event which states that Windows Phone Store is now offering more than 1,30,000 Apps & Games.
The Search engine giant Google showcased its latest innovation Google Glass at Mobile World Congress 2013.