MWC 2018: All the latest news from the show


Update: MWC 2018 is just days away and we’ve heard more about some of what we might see there, including the Sony Xperia XZ2, Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact and LG V30S.

MWC (or Mobile World Congress to give it its full name) is one of the biggest events on the mobile calendar, with 2017’s Barcelona show bringing us the LG G6, Sony Xperia XZ Premium and Huawei P10 among dozens of other devices.

With the next show running from February 26 to March 1 we’re only days away, and rumors about the phones we’ll likely see are pouring in. You’ll find all the latest news below as the launches begin in fewer than 24 hours.

Cut to the chase

  • What is it? The biggest phone show of 2018
  • When is it? It all kicks off on February 26, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus

The Samsung Galaxy S9 is likely to be one of the highlights of MWC 2018. This upcoming flagship has been confirmed for the show, or rather for February 25, one day before MWC officially starts, and it’s sure to land alongside the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus.

The Galaxy S9 and its larger sibling are rumored to have a similar design and screen to the Galaxy S8 range, meaning a metal frame, a glass back and an almost bezel-free curved display, but with the fingerprint scanner likely moved from beside the camera to below it.

This article was sourced fromTechRadar

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