The cancellation of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) has not only left many services planned in the city. Many of the companies, especially the Chinese, who attended the congress and took advantage of the showcase of Barcelona For the launches of its main terminals of the year, they have remained unanswered. The usual thing in recent years was that in the weekend before the MWC numerous presentations were made throughout the city just with the arrival of hundreds ofand specialized journalists from around the world, which now will not come, so any event loses the strength of other years
Huawei is the only one of the big companies that still not clear How to respond to this problem. In principle, he planned two large events in Barcelona. On Saturday, February 22, he will inaugurate his new shop in the city, in the Plaza de Catalunya, very close to the Apple Store. On Sunday 23 he was going to celebrate an event in which he had not announced what was the novelty, although everything pointed to what would be his folding Mate X. In March I already planned to present in Paris your new mobile P40.
Huawei, which is the largest exhibitor of the MWC, said Thursday in a statement that it respected the decision of the GSMA to cancel the 2020 edition of the MWC and announced that it would communicate with its customers and partners “through regional and digital events to show the latest products and solutions ”of the company. The statement does not specify more. In the next few days these communicative actions will take shape.
With the cancellation of the congressXiaomi He announced that he also canceled the planned call for presentation in Barcelona on Sunday, February 23, in which he would launch his Mi 10 model. “Later,” he said, “the brand will organize an event in Europe, where you will share all the information about the Mi 10 series and other products. ” However, on Thursday afternoon, he made the presentation online from China, which cleared any expectations about his model and called into question the announcement of a model that already knows all its features.
Oppo He also decided to hold a worldwide launch of his terminal Find X2 from Barcelona on Saturday, February 22. With the cancellation of the MWC, the Chinese company announced that it postpones the presentation to an event that will take place during the month of March, without having more details
One of the Chinese companies that had planned to debut in this Mobile in Spain, Alive, which is the sixth world manufacturer, withdrew from Congress two days before it was canceled. In Barcelona he was going to present his new telephone line on Sunday, February 23 Apex 2020, which is now pending a next event.
Really, another of the emerging Chinese mobile phone companies had also called for a presentation on Sunday 23, a day before the planned opening of the MWC. It was going to be the world announcement of the new model X50 Pro 5G. The presentation will become on-line Monday, February 24 and, although in its statement announcing that it would be from Madrid, this would be only the point of transmission, without an open call to the press.
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