We're a few weeks into 2018, MWC is now behind us, and we're starting to get a good look at the trends in mobile technology that will dominate discussion throughout the year. Based on what we've seen from announcements, trade shows and product launches so far, here are six trends to watch in 2018.
More Pixel 2 problems for Google
The numbers are a bit underwhelming
More accurate predictions could lead to better battery life management
And patches the KRACK vulnerability
Is the Pixel 2 XL facing the same hardware issues as its predecessor?
Seems cases are a must for this second-gen phone
There are a few caveats though
HTC's tech revealed
Will come built into every Pixel 2
Want a Pixel 2 on T-Mobile? This deal looks hard to beat
Soon the 3.5mm jack will go the way of the dinosaur
Will Google's handsets feature an E-Sim slot?
Will the Pixel 2 be able to stand out from the pack?
According to Evan Blass
Manufacturer HTC is borrowing the feature from its U11 handset
Could another phone abandon the long-used port?
Google reportedly offers to invest $880 million in LG to secure flexible OLEDs for next Pixel phones
Another flagship handset looks set to feature a bendable OLED display
Massive smartphones are in vogue right now