Microsoft has used Mobile World Congress 2015 to reveal a number of new smartphones powered by its Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, including two of its own phones.
In addition, Microsoft CEO Stephen Elop says the company is planning new flagship devices later this year.
Doro Liberto 820 Mini revealed at Mobile World Congress 2015
Easy-to-use mobile phone pioneer Doro has revealed its latest smartphone at Mobile World Congress 2015.
The new device is called the Doro Liberto 820 Mini and uses Doro’s own user interface on top of Android v4.4.2, although customers also have access to the Google Play Store.
LoopPay tech will be part of Samsung Pay
Samsung Electronics has announced a new mobile payment service called Samsung Pay.
It combines what it’s calling Magnetic Secure Transmission - the technology used by its recent acquisition LoopPay - with Near Field Communication. As a result, it says consumers will be able to use secure mobile payments at ‘nearly all’ merchant locations.
HTC has announced the latest update to its flagship smartphone.
This new handset is the HTC One M9, which follows in the footsteps of last year’s HTC One M8 and the original 2013 HTC One.
Samsung has launched two new premium smartphones ahead of this week’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
A significant difference between the two phones is the curved display that wraps round both sides of the S6 edge.