Samsung and Huawei open Mobile World Congress

A new tablet from Samsung and a new Android handset from Huawei have been announced at the start of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Samsung's tablet features an 8-inch screen with a resolution of 189 pixels per inch making it slightly bigger and more detailed than Apple's bestselling iPad Mini.

Huawei's Ascend P2 has a 4.7-inch screen with 315 pixels per inch, and a 13 megapixel camera.
Company claimed it also featured Magic Touch facility allowing it to be used while wearing gloves (similar to Nokia's Lumia 920).

Samsung's Galaxy Note 8.0 is being promoted as a device on which users can multi-task - running two apps in split-screen mode - and can act as alternative to "traditional pen and paper" thanks to its included stylus, the S Pen.

As informed by IDC, Samsung was the world's most successful smart device manufacturer in the October-to-December period, accounting for 21.2% of all shipments.

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