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Mobile World Congress - Every New Smartphone Detailed

For years now, Mobile World Congress has been the conference at which many of the most important phones are released. This year is no different. Almost every important phone of the next 9 months, aside from the iPhone 5, has just been revealed. Samsung, HTC, Motorola, LG - all the big names are there. So many that it's hard to keep track of them all. To help you out, we've put all the new smartphones in one place, along with a Tweet-length description of what each is about. Already have your next contract phone in mind? Drop us your favourite in the comments.

We'll add additional phones to this feature as they're unveiled.

Acer Liquid Glow

Screen 3.7in LCD

Resolution 480 x 800

OS Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

CPU 1GHz single-core

Camera 5MP, single LED flash

Release Date Early summer

Acer Liquid Glow

In 140 chars - Acer continues its trend of producing competitively-priced, conservatively-specc'd Android phones. One for SIM-free buyers.

HTC One V - Read our full preview

Screen 3.7in AMOLED

Resolution 480 x 800

OS Android 4.0 Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

CPU 1GHz single-core

Camera 5MP, single-LED flash

Release Date Q2 2012

HTC One V

In 140 chars - A bit like the classic HTC Legend but with a faster CPU and larger screen. A potential mid-range smash.

HTC One S - Read our full preview

Screen 4.3in AMOLED

Resolution 540 x 960

OS Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

CPU 1.5GHz dual-core

Camera 8MP, single-LED flash

Release Date Q2 2012

HTC One S

In 140 chars - HTC's new piggie-in-the-middle. One to watch out for is 4.7in is just too big for your pockets.

HTC One X - Read our full preview

Screen 4.7in AMOLED

Resolution 720 x 1280

OS Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

CPU 1.5GHz quad-core

Camera 8MP, single-LED

Release Date Q2 2012

HTC One X

In 140 chars - A top-end Beats-branded model. Think Sensation XL with a much higher-res screen.

Huawei Ascend D Quad - Read our full preview

Screen 4.5in LCD

Resolution 720 x 1280

OS Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

CPU 1.5GHz quad-core

Camera 8MP, dual-LED flash

Release Date Q2 2012

NOTE - Huawei Ascend D Quad XL offers larger 2,500mAh battery

Huawei Ascend D Quad

In 140 chars - An important phone for Huawei, which claims it is the "fastest phone" in the world. Wowzers.

Huawei Ascend D1 - Read our full preview

Screen 4.5in LCD

Resolution 720 x 1280

OS Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

CPU 1.5GHz dual-core

Camera 8MP, dual-LED flash

Release Date Q2 2012

Huawei Ascend D1

In 140 chars - The D1 is just like the Huawei Ascend D Q (/Quad) but with a dual-core processor.

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