Best of Mobile World Congress 2011: Our Top Five Picks

If this year’s Mobile World Congress was a game, it would be “Need for Speed,” because everywhere we went, people were talking about faster mobile devices with high-end processors, some with as many four cores. What could you do with all that speed? How about powering an Extreme HD 1440p display, syncing audio with handwritten notes while you scribble on a tablet, or play console-quality games?

Over 60,000 people from 200 countries attended this year’s show, meeting with over 1,400 exhibitors. We spent our time scouring the show floor for the most interesting new devices and technologies. Each of our five favorite products embodies this year’s theme of pushing the envelope, either with raw power or with innovative new features and thoughtful design.

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