What mobile brands are attending the congress?


Ericsson, Nokia and Sony have already confirmed that they will not attend this year's MWC in Barcelona.

This year's Mobile World Congress, to be held in Barcelona from June 28 to July 1, 2021, is suffering its first abandonments and then we are going to tell you which are the mobile brands that will not attend this congress.

These are the companies that will not attend MWC 2021

These are the companies that will not attend MWC 2021

This year's MWC suffers its first casualties

As XDA-Developers colleagues tell us, they are already reaching us the first information about the brands that will not attend to the largest annual mobile phone event, the Mobile World Congress.

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We must remember that MWC 2021 was delayed from March to June this year Due to the impact of Covid-19 and that the organization responsible for this event, GSMA, has already indicated what will be the security and prevention measures that will be carried out to protect all attendees, including having a negative PCR test before traveling to Barcelona and performing rapid tests every 72 hours.

The first of the companies to announce that they will not attend this event has been Ericsson, which has stated that they prioritize the health and well-being of your employees above all and consider that vaccination programs have not yet been implemented worldwide.

Another brand that has announced that it will not attend MWC 2021 in person but will participate in the online event is the Finnish brand Nokia, which states that given the international nature of this fair and with the deployment of vaccines still in its early stages, this is the safest for your employees, customers and partners.

The last to announce its withdrawal from the MWC this year has been the Japanese company Sony, which has stated that it is interested in online events to communicate the news and your new product announcements.

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The GSMA response has been that, of course, respect the decision of those brands that decide not to attend and that, precisely, is going to create a virtual platform as an alternative "Which will ensure that everyone can enjoy the unique MWC experience".

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