1 min read.Updated: 01 Mar 2019, 12:10 PM IST
The world’s biggest telecommunications trade show has been witness to quite a few spectacular innovations down the years
It has also had its fair share of flops
Every year, phone makers and telecom companies meet in Barcelona to try to grab some of the attention away from Apple Inc., Samsung Electronics Co., and Huawei Technologies Co.
The world’s biggest telecommunications trade show (25-28 February) perpetuates a 30-year-old tradition intended to celebrate Europe’s pivotal role in the genesis of the mobile industry. At this year’s three-day MWC Barcelona, formerly the Mobile World Congress, Microsoft and Huawei were among those that unveiled new products. But away from flagship product launches, there have also been a fair share of memorable flops. Here are a few: