Every big name in tech world or array of promising startups always strive to showcase their latest and most formidable in tech gadgets in Mobile World Congress. Obviously this year also it has not been different. The rise of wearable tech has been showcased through an array of gadgets and there have been a few most anticipated smartphones. From innovative mobile charging solution to cool virtual reality headset to electric bike with mobile app interface, there were enough overwhelm your expectation. Let us have a look at the top 10 tech gadgets unveiled in the mobile world congress in 2015.
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet
This 10.1 inch tablet is going to be the thinnest and lightest tablet overtaking both IPad Air 2 and Galaxy Tab S. Though the overall design is much similar to its predecessor Xperia Z2 tablet, this one has been updated and upgraded in every aspect. From high resolution 2560×1600 display to impressive 6,000 mAh battery capacities – the tablet by far offers the most advanced technology, look and power compared to its existing competitors.
HTC Vive Virtual Reality
For some time virtual reality gadgets are making news and there have been an array of such gadgets that shown promising outcomes in taking the perceptive mind to a virtual world. The HTC Vive unveiled in the Mobile World Congress this year offers far enchanting virtual experience to the user than other such gadgets as Oculus Rift or Sony Morpheus (see HTC’s Vive & the Coming Virtual Reality Revolution). Unlike other so called virtual reality headsets it offers an experience akin to be a character in a 3D game than just merely playing the game. The headset perfectly recognizes your physical feet movement and accordingly your virtual avatar responds.
LG Watch Urban LTE
This robust, stylish and real smart watch is ahead of many other products of this niche presently on offer. Though the watch at present is only launched for the South Korean market anytime soon after its global launch it can really take the smartwatch market by storm. Unlike most other smartwatch models LG Urban Watch LTE does not require a smartphone for network connectivity. The watch has been designed self sufficient for connecting the network carrier on its own. Whether you need to receive or make a phone call, text or receive message or get notified of social posts and messages, this smartwatch is the single device you can depend upon. Unlike the standard LG Watch Urban this ultra modern version is run on more powerful operating system called WebOS but nevertheless, the watch is pretty compatible with Android phone.
HTC One M9
If you are a HTC fan and a negative surprise takes over you seeing the almost identical look of this new phone, we advise you to take a positive look at the upgraded features and strengths of this phone. You are bound to conclude that it is not only the best HTC phone so far but one of the best smart gadgets unveiled in the recent time. From 20 MP rear and Ultra Pixel 4 MP camera at the front to more powerful processing speed, RAM and battery life, the phone addressed a lot of shortcomings from its predecessor.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
Samsung Galaxy S6 has been chosen as the best smartphone among the top techs in Mobile World Congress this year. While Galaxy S6 is loaded with an array of advanced features leaving all the Galaxy predecessors to this day, the Edge model is further advanced with exciting specs like curved display on front panel. The display tends to be taking over the front panel and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is a step ahead towards that direction. The device itself is felt more premium with glass and high quality metal offering a plush finish.
Lenovo Pocket Projector
Projecting a smartphone screen on a really bigger display will be easier with this visionary product from Lenovo. This utterly portable projector can really get into your pocket and most importantly it offers display in size bigger than so called monitor or television screen. For a small pocket projector the outcome seems really robust. Priced at just $199 finally a high end portable projector can be affordable for average consumers.
Kristall Liquid Screen Protector
The idea behind a screen protector is to protect the phone screen from scratches and smudges that lead to poor quality display. But often applying a screen protector smoothly on the phone screen proves to be a cumbersome job with possibilities like vacuum or bubble remaining inside, trapped dust or wrinkle forming in the protector at the time of applying it. Now this whole process is going to be obsolete along with the so called screen protectors with a breakthrough technology called Kristall liquid screen protector. All you need to do is wipe the screen properly, apply a liquid solution evenly on the screen and wait a few minutes to let it dry. Once the solution get dry it is unnoticeable to the eyes but you have provided your screen a real good protection as tough as sapphire.
Often smartwatches seem too different from regular watches and that is one reason they often fail to make deeper impression. But surprisingly this cool watch is just similar to any high-end analog watches offering a real elegance and style. Developed by Chinese phone brand Huawei the watch is good example of how smartwatches are becoming inconspicuous, versatile and stylish in looks.
Eye Print ID in ZTE Grand S3
For some time biometric technology is opening new avenues for replacing old-world passwords for authentication and security measure. This breakthrough technology called Eye Print ID in smartphone brand ZTE Grand S3 is taking this trend further ahead. Analyzing the user’s gaze it actually stores the blood vessel pattern of the eye as biometric password and just gazing on the screen the device is unlocked. It is the coolest and most secure authentication and security measure to protect phone data till date. The feature received MWC 2015 award in the Cool Tech category.
Using VPN on your devices can render an array of benefits like availability of a streaming service otherwise unavailable in your country but often the challenge lies in setting up such a connection. It is even tricky for phones. TunnelBear is an app that let you enjoy Virtual Private Network regardless of the platform and device and the app you want to use using VPN. TunnelBear creates a secure connection for the user which is adequately fast for using streaming apps or other such services in which remaining untracked is crucial. Quite deservedly the app took the top prize in App category in MWC 2015.
The Mobile World Congress this year has really been a brainstormer with too many great gadgets, features and apps rubbing their shoulders to get their share of highlights. More than just mobile handsets and expected developments in wearable tech it was actually an all-round show with insightful innovations across diverse categories and user niches.