MWC 2013: The Best From the Show

MWC 2013: The Best From the Show

The 2013 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona has just ended and we’re recapping only the best that there was. It’s a great way for those of you that didn’t follow the show to know what really matters in the world of technology after MWC 2013 has ended. Also, we’ll try and talk about the things that we missed covering in […]

 
     
 
 

Sony Xperia Tablet Z: the Thinnest Tablet Yet

Sony Xperia Tablet Z: the Thinnest Tablet Yet

Tablets are getting increasingly popular and almost all major manufacturers are trying to cram as much power as they can in an increasingly smaller space. Although the slight differences appear from manufacturer to manufacturer, they are usually not even noticeable. However, this year at Mobile World Congress, Sony has managed to take it to the next level, and they’ve come […]

     
 
 

Hands on with Firefox OS Geeksphone Peak

Hands on with Firefox OS Geeksphone Peak    

In our live coverage at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona, we had the opportunity to see some great tech and awesome gadgets. One start-up that has a lot of potential is the Geeksphone company from Spain, with Firefox OS powered smartphones. The two models are awesome, and in the demo, we’ve seen just how well the Firefox OS works. It […]

     
 
 

Hands on With NEC Medias W: Bizarre Smartphone for Niche Market [MWC 2013]

Hands on With NEC Medias W: Bizarre Smartphone for Niche Market [MWC 2013]    

Usually, at the Mobile World Congress, there are many interesting gadgets that are waiting to be discovered. Such was the case with the NEC Media W N-05E, a flipping smartphone that reveals two 4.3 inch screens, which together deliver a combined size of 5.6 inch. Unfortunately for gadget lovers, the crazy designed NEC Medias W N-05E will be available only […]

     
 
 

Hands on with Asus Fonepad: Intel’s Low-cost 7-inch Tablet [MWC 2013]

Hands on with Asus Fonepad: Intel’s Low-cost 7-inch Tablet [MWC 2013]

At Mobile World Congress 2013, ASUS announced some innovative devices that brought users great features and much more connectivity. One of those devices is the ASUS Padfone, which can double both as a top notch smartphone and with one move, it can be transformed into a tablet. One other device that was presented at MWC 2013 by ASUS was the […]

     
 
 

Hands-on with the Asus Padfone Infinity: Dual-Pleasure, at a Whopping Price

Hands-on with the Asus Padfone Infinity: Dual-Pleasure, at a Whopping Price    

Everything related to Asus was magical this year at MWC, starting with the presentation event, the quick-round of pictures and finishing with their booth, here at Barcelona. There is a strong sense of elegance floating around their name and this type of presence has been heavily felt with the Asus Padfone Infinity concept as well. For those who are not […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Hands On: Beautiful Design with a Tough Finish

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Hands On: Beautiful Design with a Tough Finish

The latest Samsung member of the Galaxy family is the Xcover 2, the comeback of the well-known rugged smartphone which can withstand harsh conditions while deploying an intelligent communication solution. We loved playing with the Galaxy Xcover 2 at MWC 2013 and I must admit that apart from some small downsides, this model is really great. Specs wise, the Xcover 2 […]

     
 
 

Hands On with Huawei Ascend P2: Fastest 4G Antenna Alive [MWC 2013]

Hands On with Huawei Ascend P2: Fastest 4G Antenna Alive [MWC 2013]    

Huawei had a modest presence this year at MWC, but nevertheless, they had a pretty nice phone to showcase: the Huawei Ascend P2. Announced in February this year, the Ascend P2 is a slim, light smartphone with a 4.7-inch wide display of HD resolutions and 312 PPI density. Aimed for the pretentious sector of the market, the fastest 4G phone […]

     
 
 

Hands on with LG Optimus G Pro: Love at First Sight [MWC 2013]

Hands on with LG Optimus G Pro: Love at First Sight [MWC 2013]    

This year at MWC, LG has brought some awesome smartphones in all of the four Optimus lines, from the small 3.2 inch L Series up to the massive 5.5 inch Optimus G Pro. LG has implemented the very powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Quad Core processor in their G Series smartphones, which allows the devices to operate seamlessly, and now […]

     
 
 

ZTE Grand MEMO Hands on: Mammoth Phablet with Unique Features

ZTE Grand MEMO Hands on: Mammoth Phablet with Unique Features    

Today we took a look at the ZTE Grand MEMO phablet at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona. Just like last year, ZTE had a wide variety of devices presented at their booth. This time, the spotlight was taken by the Grand MEMO, the new flagship device from ZTE. The Chinese company is currently trying to win a bigger share […]