Samsung will have already announced the Galaxy S10 before MWC — the largest mobile show on the planet — has even begun. But mark my words, this will be a busy, and exciting show, and one Samsung won’t miss using as a platform to show off the Galaxy S10 handsets and every other thing it announces just days before Mobile World Congress 2019 kicks off. Samsung won’t be alone. Huawei, the world’s second-largest smartphone maker behind Samsung, is rumored to show off its first-ever foldable phone. LG, Nokia, Oppo and Xiaomi will also plan to make their mark at the annual Barcelona confab. Now playing: Watch this: Moto G7 and LG G8 get the smartphone wars going (The… 4:41 What makes this year’s MWC even more vital than last year’s show is the energy we’ll see behind three extremely powerful trends that have the potential to define a decade of mobile phones: foldable designs, 5G data speeds and amazingly complex photography due to a plethora of rear cameras. As smartphone sales stagnate across the entire smartphone world, the products and news announced at MWC offer a beacon of hope for revitalizing one of the fastest-moving industries on the globe. Here are the phones and brands we expect to see take that challenge. Read also: Galaxy F would be a terrible name for Samsung’s first foldable phone. Samsung Number of phones likely: 3-4Samsung press conference: Feb. 20, 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET, San FranciscoSamsung MWC booth opens: Feb. 25 in Barcelona Yes, Samsung will have already launched the Galaxy S10 and potentially… [Read full story]
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