Mobile World Congress (MWC) is set to commence from February 26 this year in Spain, Barcelona. A host of brands are set to showcase their devices with innovative technologies. Now, HMD Global has confirmed its presence at the upcoming tech exhibition. Over the last few weeks, we have been learning details via rumors about HMD’s first smartphone. The NokiaMobile account was also renamed to HMD.
HMD confirms MWC event
HMD sent out an official media invite (via) for the upcoming event. It is set to take place on February 25, Sunday at 12:30 pm CET at MWC Barcelona. The invite poster says that ‘Something new is coming’. HMD is also promising to shed light on the company’s fascinating new future. Previously, HMD had also confirmed that they will reveal details about several new license agreements and significant brand collaborations. The company is widely expected to launch new smartphones under its brand.
Exciting Features and Design
HMD aims to make phones that are durable, fun, fast, secure, and affordable. Leaked promotional images of the company’s first phone reveal it in colorful options. Additionally, it also confirmed a 108MP primary camera with OIS support. The design gives us Nokia Lumia vibes. As per Evan Blass, six phones are tipped to be in the pipeline codenamed Pulse, Legend, Pulse+, Legend Plus, Pulse Pro, and Legend Pro.
More to Expect
As per a recent report, nine HMD phones also surfaced on the IMEI database confirming their existence but not revealing any key details. We should learn more information about HMD phones in the coming weeks leading up to the MWC event.