Top Smartphones at Mobile World Congress 2013

HTC One

The 4 day long, Mobile World Congress, 2013 concluded on 28th February. The exclusive cellular event witnessed a host of new and exciting smartphone revelations and launches on different platforms from all the leading companies. We take a look at the exciting smartphones that were present in the MWC 2013.

 Alcatel

  • One Touch Idol X: The device runs on the Android 4.2 JellyBean platform and has a 5inch capacitive touch screen. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Quad core processor and has 16GB internal memory that is expandable via micro SD card. The device has a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash and runs on a 2000mah battery.
  • One Touch Scribe Easy: This device has the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS and a 5-inch WVGA display. It has a 1.2 GHz dual core processor with 512MB RAM. It has 4GB internal memory that is expandable up to 32GB.
  • One Touch Snap: This device has a 4.5-inch qHD display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1GB ram. The device has an 8MP rear camera. It has 4GB internal memory that is expandable up to 32GB. The device is built on the Android 4.2 JellyBean platform and runs on a 1800mAh battery.
  • One Touch Fire: This is one of the first devices to be launched on the Firefox platform. It has a 3.5 inch HVGA TN Display and will be powered by 1GHz processor with 256MB of RAM. It has a 512MB NAND memory that is expandable up to 32GB.  It houses 3.2 Megapixels of Rear camera.

 Huawei

  • Huawei Ascend P2: This device was launched by the company with claims of being the fastest smartphones. The device has the Android 4.1 JellyBean operating system. It sports a 4.7 inch touchscreen display and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad core processor with 1GB of RAM. It has internal memory of 16GB. The device has 13 MP rear camera and 1.3 MP front camera.  The company claims that the Ascend P2’s 4G LTE radio can support download speeds of up to 150MB/ sec, which is much faster than the Samsung Galaxy S3 and Apple iPhone.

 LG

  • LG Optimus Vu II: This device runs on the Android 4.1 JellyBean OS. It has a 5 inch Touch Screen which supports 4:3 aspect ratio. This Smartphone features Voice over LTE and is powered by 1.5GHz processor with 2GB of RAM. It has a 8 Megapixels of Rear Camera and 1.3 Megapixels Front Camera for Video calls.
  • LG Optimus F5: This device has a 4.3-inch IPS display and runs on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Dual-core processor with 1GB RAM. It flaunts a 5MP Rear Camera with Autofocus and a 1.3MP front camera for video calling. It has 8GB Internal memory which is expandable up to 32GB. It is fueled by a 2,150mAh battery.
  • LG Optimus F7: This device has a 4.7-inch True HD IPS capacitive touch screen display and runs on Android 4.1.2 JellyBean OS. It is powered by a 1.5GHz dual-core processor with 2GB of RAM. The device has an 8MP Rear Camera with Autofocus and a 1.3MP front camera for video calling. It houses an internal memory of 8GB which may be further expanded externally up to 32GB.It has been fueled with a 2,540mAh battery.
  • LG Optimus L3 II: This device comes in single and dual SIM options. It runs on the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean platform and has a 3.2 inch QVGA IPS Display. It is powered by a 1GHz single core processor with 512MB of RAM. It has a 3MP Rear camera and 4GB of internal memory that is expandable. It runs on a 1540 mAh battery.

Nokia

  •  Nokia Lumia 520: This is a Windows 8 device which has a 4 inch LCD IPS Touch Screen. It is powered by 1GHz Dual Core Processor and has a 5MP Rear Camera which can record 720p HD Videos. This Smartphone is fuelled by 1,430mAH battery.
  • Nokia Lumia 720: This device has a 4.3 inch ClearBlack touchscreen which can be operated even while wearing gloves. It packs 6.7 MP Carl Zeiss Rear Camera with LED flash and 1.3 MP front camera. Lumia 720 features NFC and wireless charging. It is fuelled by 2,000mAH battery.

Most of these devices are expected to hit the market within this year, and some in the near feature. It has been an exciting event with news of many more launches to come on different operating systems too. We can only wait and watch while the market heats up with these new devices.