Xiaomi silently plans to attend MWC 2018, which could mean Mi 7 Barcelona intro

We may be getting a little ahead of ourselves here, but it’s possible Xiaomi will stop by Barcelona next month for a Mi 7 MWC 2018 launch.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ jointly win ‘Best Smartphone’ title at 2017 Asia Mobile Awards

The GSM Association sure loves its Samsung gear, naming the Galaxy S8/S8+ duo as the new gold standard in Asia Pacific smartphone excellence.

Behind the scenes at MWC, Samsung was playing with new OLED technology for phones

There were no foldable phones in sight at Mobile World Congress, but a select group did get to see 1,500 ppi VR headsets and unpolarized displays.

MWC 2017 wrap-up: what *did* we just see?

The Nokia 3310 was not MWC. It was nowhere near the story of MWC. Huawei, LG, BlackBerry and Samsung led in Barcelona and we’ve got the in-betweens, too.

LG G6, Samsung Galaxy Book, Huawei P10 impressions & more – MWC 2017 recap (Video)

Our exclusive MWC 2017 coverage ends with a video recap of the show’s most interesting announcements, LG G6, Huawei P10 and Samsung Galaxy Book included.

Samsung Galaxy S8 news overload: more live pics, pre-order start date, MWC 2017 demo

Reportedly impressive behind closed MWC doors, Samsung’s Galaxy S8 may kick off pre-orders on April 10, but not before we check out more leaked photos.

Alcatel PLUS 12 Hands-on: A lot for less (Video)

Not exactly meant as a Surface Pro 4 killer, the Intel Celeron-powered Alcatel PLUS 12 left an overall positive impression at MWC 2017.

Hello again Nokia 3310 from MWC 2017 (Video)

Who’d have thunk it? A “modern” reimagining of the ancient Nokia 3310 feature phone drew the MWC 2017 crowds, looking pretty good in our hands-on preview.

Nokia 6 hands-on at MWC, featuring Nokia 3 and Nokia 5

HMD Global, licensee of the Nokia brand for phones, announced more than just a new 3310 at MWC 2017. Check out the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6!

The MWC 2017 wrap-up we would’ve done in Barcelona, but… | #PNWeekly 242

…but that didn’t get to happen. So, our show for you this week comes with special guest Enobong Etteh and goes from Moto to Sony to Huawei.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium named best new smartphone at MWC 2017

Is it surprising to see the GSMA hand out the award for best new smartphone at MWC 2017 to the Sony Xperia XZ Premium? Not if you followed the trade show.

HTC Vive financing launched, Tracker and Deluxe Audio Strap prices unveiled at MWC

It’s now easier than ever to buy the HTC Vive VR headset in the US and China, with a pair of interesting accessories one step closer to availability.

Google and General Mobile enrich Android One lineup with fingerprint-scanning model

With very little fanfare, Google has taken the wraps off the latest Android One phone at MWC 2017, fingerprint support and front-facing flash in tow.

All signs (and comments) point to no more Google Pixel laptops

Still expecting a third-generation Google Pixel laptop announcement later this year? It’s probably not happening, at least not under that name.

LG G6 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge – Quick MWC 2017 comparison (Video)

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is old, and the LG G6 runs non-final software. But our preliminary MWC 2017 comparison finds many similarities.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium hands-on featuring XZs, XA1, XA1 Ultra at MWC 2017 (Video)

So, let’s get this straight: the XZ Premium, the XZs, the XA1 and the XA1 Ultra. Got that? Did we leave anyone behind? No? Then let’s do this video.

Moto G5 Plus hands-on: metal, mature, mid-ranger (Video)

It’s still considered a mid-ranger, but is Lenovo trying too hard in improving the Moto G-series? We have our hands on the Moto G5 Plus.

Alcatel A5 LED hands-on: budget stealth modularization (Video)

It’s more than just a bunch of pretty lights: it’s also Alcatel’s first attempt at modular phone accessories as well. Take a look for yourself!

Huawei Watch 2 Hands-On: A larger departure from its predecessor (Video)

It’s just as thick as the Huawei Watch and has taken a more rugged and decidedly plastic turn. But we think that’s neat. Here’s our first impressions video.

These new Lenovo Yoga 720 and 520 convertibles are pricey, but with good reason

This year’s Mobile World Congress may have wrapped up on a high note for Windows 10 convertibles, with the powerful new Lenovo Yoga 720 and 520.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge follows S6 Edge in taking top Glomo Awards honors

According to the GSM Association, the organizer of the Mobile World Congress, last year’s best smartphone was the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.

Expect an LTE-only T-Mobile by 2019 if the carrier can peel legacy clingers

Speaking at an Ericsson event at MWC 2017, T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray said that the carrier will have to work on converting every last call onto VoLTE.

TCL has own-brand phones, at least two more BlackBerries, and maybe even Palm stuff on the way

China’s TCL is looking to further ramp up its smartphone-producing efforts this year, with own-brand, BlackBerry and… Palm hardware?!

HP Pro x2 612 G2 convertible tablet targets mobile professionals with robust design

A refreshed HP Pro x2 has been unveiled at MWC 2017, and made available stateside for $979 and up with Windows 10, optional keyboard and Wacom Pen.

Meizu Super mCharge tech will fill up a 3,000 mAh battery in 20 minutes… someday

The MWC 2017-unveiled Meizu Super mCharge smartphone fast-charging solution may soon put Quick Charge 3.0 or VOOC to absolute shame.