Best of MWC 2019: Windows Central's favorite announcements from the show

HoloLens
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Mobile World Congress (MWC) is typically reserved for just smartphones and related technology, but this year we saw an uptick on Windows 10 devices including Microsoft's long-awaited followup in mobile holographic computing. Toss in a couple of PCs, portable displays, and other important advancements, and MWC may be expanding to more than just phones. Here's what we liked best from this year's show.

Best of MWC 2019

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Bottom line

Mobile World Congress 2019 was not a huge show for Windows, but the few announcements – especially HoloLens 2 – look to shape our mobile and computing future. The few things we did see are deserving of our Best of MWC award, and we can't wait to try them soon.

Daniel Rubino
Editor-in-chief

Daniel Rubino is the Editor-in-chief of Windows Central, head reviewer, podcast co-host, and analyst. He has been here covering Microsoft since 2007 when this site was called WMExperts (and later Windows Phone Central). His interests include Windows, Microsoft Surface, laptops, next-gen computing, and for some reason, watches. Before all this tech stuff, he worked on a Ph.D. in linguistics and ran the projectors at movie theaters, which has done absolutely nothing for his career.