Complete Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage from Barcelona, including new phones, tablets, apps and
Fantastical 2 has replaced the Calendar app on my iPhone, and I don’t see that ever changing. Managing my schedule, along with Reminders integration have made it a “must have” app.
Pricing not available
The Microsoft Surface 2 is great for getting work done, but those looking for extensive app support (beyond Office) will find top Apple, Android, and Amazon tablets to be better options.
With its slick metal body, the HTC One Mini 2 is among the most luxurious compact phones around. HTC, however, has given it a set of specs that put it more alongside the dirt-cheap Moto G than the One M8. This is definitely not the flagship One M8 in a more compact form. If style is of the utmost importance, it's worth checking out, but the Moto G is much better value.
While it looks exactly the same as the Alcatel One Touch Idol 2, the 2 S sports LTE connectivity and a sharper screen. Find out more.
Need a handset that fits casually in your pocket while delivering LTE speeds? Look no further.
Pricing not available
Functionally, the iPad Air is nearly identical to last year’s model, offering only faster performance and better video chatting. But factor in design and aesthetics, and the iPad Air is on another planet. It’s the best full-size consumer tablet on the market.
While the battery is a concern, the Xperia Z2 Tablet is still a good-looking slate that's loaded with more than enough power for anything you're likely to throw at it. It's a good choice if you're looking for a more affordable iPad alternative with 4G LTE -- particularly if you've ever lost a gadget through water damage.
For $679, you can get the Microsoft Windows RT 8.1 slate with 64GB and the perk of high-speed data on-the-go.
The latest batch of murmurings about the purported wearable point to the device rivaling luxury watches in price, a fall launch, and much more.
The Targus Versavu Keyboard and Case for the iPad 2 offers excellent protection and solid build, but beware of awkward viewing angles and a keyboard that's compressed too much for our tastes.