MWC 2017


UHD Alliance Applies HDR Premium Logo to Mobile

by Bob Raikes

The UltraHD Alliance had hoped to release its mobile specification for the Mobile HDR Premium logo at the CES show (UHD Alliance Focusing on Mobile HDR) but couldn’t get all the sign-offs completed, so …

Tags:HDR - High Dynamic Range| Mobile Display Monitor| MWC 2017| Notebooks| Smartphones| tablets| Vol 24 - Issue 08

Huawei Promotes Dual Cameras – Shows Watch 2

by Bob Raikes

Huawei, of course, had a big and busy booth with lots to see. First we looked at the Watch 2 which is the first smart watch to use Android Wear 2 and also uses …

Tags:Huawei| Mobile Display Monitor| MWC 2017| Smartphones| Smartwatches| Vol 24 - Issue 08

Sony XZ Premium Phone has 4K HDR Display & 960fps Camera

by Bob Raikes

Sony had one of the most impressive new phones at the event with the new Xperia XZ Premium phone which has an UltraHD display and support for HDR. The phone has a very high …

Tags:HDR - High Dynamic Range| Mobile Display Monitor| MWC 2017| Smartphones| sony| UltraHD| Vol 24 - Issue 08

The Samsung Galaxy S8 to be compatible with the Mirabook

by Bob Raikes

After its success at the CES in Las Vegas, Miraxess will be present at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona from February 27th until March 2nd 2017. The French start-up releases its new partnership …

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LG G6 Emphasises Display and HDR

by Bob Raikes

LG’s G6 Phone has an 18:9 format and Dolby Vision/HDR content. Image:MekoNearly all of LG’s booth at Mobile World was devoted to the new G6 ‘flagship’ smartphone that was launched at the show. The …

Tags:Dolby Vision| HDR - High Dynamic Range| LG Electronics (LGE)| Mobile Display Monitor| MWC 2017| Smartphones| Vol 24 - Issue 08

MyKronoz Introduces ZeTime

by Isaac Oburu

Ahead of Mobile World Congress 2017, Swiss wearable brand MyKronoz today announced ZeTime, the world’s first hybrid smartwatch combining mechanical hands over a full round color touchscreen. Using groundbreaking technology to enable a hole …

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SK Telecom to Showcase 360 VR Live at MWC

by Alan Spencer

SK Telecom will announce the introduction of “360 VR Live” which is a 360º live broadcast platform at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The platform is an end-to-end broadcast system that uses a …

Tags:360 Degree Cameras| Mobile Display Monitor| MWC 2017| Vol 24 - Issue 07

SK Telecom to Unveil ‘360 VR Live’ at MWC 2017

by Isaac Oburu

SK Telecom today announced that it will unveil its 360-degree live broadcast platform named ‘360 Adaptive VR Live Streaming Platform (hereinafter referred to as “360 VR Live”)’ at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 …

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New Virtual Reality Software Unveiled at Mobile World Congress

by Isaac Oburu

Telesoftas, one of Europe’s leading software outsourcing companies, is launching a new virtual reality software at the Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona. ‘VR Medusa’ is their latest virtual reality business tool enabling professionals …

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