The 4 smartphones not to be missed at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona
As tradition dictates, the big players in the telecoms industry, with the exception of Apple and Samsung, which presented its foldable screen smartphone last week, are meeting at the start of the year in Barcelona to present their latest innovations on the occasion of the Mobile World Congress (MWC), the high mass of mobile telephony. On the sidelines of this event, which is now of greater importance than the CES in Las Vegas in the eyes of professionals in the sector, manufacturers are increasing the announcements. As expected, the foldable display models supporting 5G are the stars of the Spanish show which opens on Monday. Focus on the four smartphones that are doing well
Huawei hits back at Samsung with $ 2,299 foldable screen model
While Apple enthusiasts complained about the ever more astronomical prices of the iPhone, they will not be able to console themselves with the new innovative devices from Samsung and Huawei. Last week, the South Korean firm struck hard by becoming the first major manufacturer to launch a foldable screen smartphone, the Galaxy Fold, which will be marketed at 1,745 euros. A price that was thought to be a record, but Huawei unsheathed on the eve of the opening of the Mobile World Congress a foldable terminal, the Mate X, compatible with future 5G networks, which will be sold for 2,299 euros.
After a year 2018 marked by suspicions of espionage expressed by the United States and several allied countries (Australia, New Zealand …), the Chinese firm wants to be talked about again in terms of innovation. And for that, it presented a model that, when folded, reveals two screens: a front screen of 6.6 inches and a rear screen of 6.38 inches. Once unfolded, the two together form an 8-inch surface to transform the smartphone into a mini-tablet.Apple-converted-space “>
Main partner of the Chinese group for the design of the Mi Mix 3 5G, Qualcomm took advantage of Xiaomi’s conference at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to extol the merits of 5G, highlighting its qualities for reducing latency and improving performance. online gaming experience. And Cristiano Amon, President of Qualcomm, assures us: “5G is here. Not in 2020, not at the end of 2020. It’s here in 2019! 2019 is the year of 5G. ” To prove it, Xiaomi launched a live video call with its partner Orange Spain. But the experience was not very convincing … To judge for yourself, the Mi Mix 3 5G will be marketed in France from the month of May from 599 euros.