Watch: 5G robots, Ford's e-bikes and virtual reality at Mobile World Congress

HTC Vive: the new virtual reality headset will arrive for consumers this year
HTC Vive: the new virtual reality headset will arrive for consumers this year

The latest innovations shown off at Mobile World Congress include a 5G-connected robot and smart bikes that help riders navigate the city.

SK Telecom's robot is controlled by a human wearing an exoskeleton, and runs on a 5G network so that it can respond to commands almost instantly. The operator believes the experimental technology has potential to help in disaster areas.

Other innovations include HTC Vive's new virtual reality headset, and Ford's e-bikes, part of its future vision for smart cities.


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