· OPPO finished 2021 as the world's fourth largest smartphone brand and second largest in the Android 5G market
· Through its new brand proposition, 'Inspiration Ahead', OPPO has pledged to take an optimistic approach to current global challenges and take actions to address key sustainability issues
· OPPO's 150W SUPERVOOC™flash charge doubles battery lifespan, while 240W SUPERVOOC™ pushes the boundaries of charging speed
· The new OPPO 5G CPE T2 further improves 5G experiences and accelerates the adoption 5G worldwide
DUBAI, UAE, Feb. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On the opening day of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2022, OPPO unveiled a lineup of exciting technologies, including 150W SUPERVOOC™ flash charge with Battery Health Engine that doubles battery lifespan, 240W SUPERVOOC™ flash charge that charges 4500mAh in 9 minutes, and all-new OPPO 5G CPE T2 that converts 5G to extremely fast Wi-Fi. OPPO also showcased its flagship series of smartphones, including the Find X5 Series, Find N, and OnePlus 10 Pro, as well as a range of innovative technologies, such as MariSilicon X imaging NPU, OPPO Air Glass, OPPO Retractable Camera, and many more.
"Despite the many challenges we've faced over the past years, the telecommunications industry has still seen positive development, and we at OPPO have seen a steady growth," said Billy Zhang, Vice President of Overseas Sales and Service of OPPO. "Technologies like the 240W SUPERVOOC flash charge demonstrate our leadership in innovation, while devices such as the OPPO 5G CPE T2 highlight the new directions our business is heading. Through our new brand proposition, 'Inspiration Ahead', OPPO uses innovation and collaboration to collectively overcome challenges with our partners, bringing human-centric and inspiring technology experiences to users around the world."
Steady Growth Worldwide with Strong Presence in Mid- and High-end Markets
Following the company's continued investment in R&D and its commitment to delivering the best possible products, OPPO has maintained its position as the world's fourth largest smartphone brand in 2021, with YoY growth of 22% and a market share of 11% (Canalys). Shipments of the OPPO Find X3 Series have increased by 140% compared with the previous generation. As a pioneer in 5G, OPPO has ranked as the world's second largest Android 5G smartphone brand for two consecutive years.
With its new brand proposition of 'Inspiration Ahead', OPPO channels optimism and inspiration to rise against challenges and difficulties. OPPO has also detailed its efforts in Environmental Protection, Youth Empowerment, Digital Inclusion, and Health and Wellbeing in the 2021 OPPO Sustainability Report. To reduce pollution and cut waste, OPPO has helped to recycle more than 1.2 million phones in China, equating to more than 215 tons of electronic waste.
All-new SUPERVOOC Flash Charge technologies Enhance Battery Health and Set New Industry Records
Since introducing OPPO SUPERVOOC in 2014, OPPO has been leading the development and innovation of flash charging technology. As of December 2021, over 220 million users globally have experienced the efficient, safe, and rapid flash charging experience brought by OPPO. At MWC 2022, OPPO officially unveiled the latest 150W SUPERVOOC flash charge. Built using direct charging technology with charge pumps, 150W SUPERVOOC flash charge can charge a 4,500 mAh battery to 50% in 5 minutes and deliver a 100% charge in just 15 minutes.
150W SUPERVOOC flash charge also integrates OPPO's Battery Health Engine, which made its debut last week on the OPPO Find X5 series. The technology helps keep the battery performing at 80% of its original capacity after as many as 1,600 charge cycles, doubling the current industry standard of 800 cycles.
150W SUPERVOOC flash charge will be launched on selected OnePlus smartphones in Q2, 2022.
OPPO also welcomed a new record-breaking charging technology with the arrival of 240W SUPERVOOC flash charge. As demonstrated at MWC 2022, 240W SUPERVOOC can charge a 4,500mAh battery to 100% in about 9 minutes, truly pushing the boundaries of charging power.
New 5G CPE T2 converts 5G signals into fast and stable Wi-Fi connections
5G CPE devices convert 5G signals into Wi-Fi or LAN network connections, allowing multiple devices to connect to a 5G service in environments such as the home, office, and more. In areas without existing broadband infrastructure, devices can connect to fast 5G internet by simply connecting to a 5G CPE device with a 5G SIM card inserted.
The OPPO 5G CPE T2 is the latest in OPPO's 5G CPE product lineup. It features a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X62 5G modem-RF system and OPPO's updated O-Reserve 2.0 smart antenna technology, through which it is capable of converting 5G signals into fast and stable Wi-Fi connections. Prior to the launch of the T2, OPPO's previous two 5G CPE devices had been well received by mobile operators worldwide. With the new T2, OPPO has currently reached agreements with operators across the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Europe to empower even more people in more regions with the connective power of 5G CPE in the second half of 2022.
OPPO's SUPERVOOC flash charge, 5G CPE T2, and the all-new Find X5 Series will be available to experience at the OPPO MWC 2022 Booth, #3M10, Hall 3 from February 28th to March 3rd 2022. OPPO has created a virtual playground for tech enthusiasts around the world to experience the latest from OPPO from the convenience of their smart device.
OPPO is a leading global technology brand since 2004, dedicated to providing products that seamlessly combines art and innovative technology.
OPPO is on a mission to building a multiple-access smart device ecosystem for the era of intelligent connectivity. The smartphone devices have simply been a gateway for OPPO to deliver a diverse portfolio of smart and frontier technologies in hardware, software and system. In 2019, OPPO launched a $7 Billion US Dollar three-year investment plan in R&D to develop core technologies furthering design through technology.
OPPO is firmly pursuing the creation of the best technology products and technological artistry for global users. Based on the brand elements of leading, young and beautiful, OPPO dedicates to the mission of letting the extraordinary users enjoy the beauty of technology.
For the last 10 years, OPPO has focused on manufacturing smartphones with camera capabilities that are second to none. OPPO launched the first mobile phone, the Smile Phone, in 2008, which marked the launch of the brand's epic journey in exploring and pioneering extraordinary technology. Over the years, OPPO has built a tradition of being number one, which became a reality through inventing the world's first rotating camera smartphone way back in 2013, launching the world's then thinnest smartphone in 2014, being the first to introduce 5X Zoom 'Periscope' camera technology and developing the first 5G commercial smartphone in Europe.
Today, OPPO was ranked as the number four smartphone brand globally. OPPO brings the aesthetics of technology of global consumers through the ColorOS system Experience, and Internet service like OPPO Cloud and OPPO+.
OPPO's business covers 40 countries with over six research institutes and five R&D centers across the world, from San Francisco to Shenzhen. OPPO also opened an International Design Centre headquartered in London, driving cutting edge technology that will shape the future not only for smartphones but for intelligent connectivity.
About OPPO MEA
OPPO started its journey in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region in 2015 after setting up its regional office in Egypt. Following the immense success of the brand's sales centre in Cairo in the first year, OPPO accelerated its expansion plan across the MEA region and inaugurated its country operations in the UAE in 2019. Now OPPO is physically present in more than 13 markets across the region, including Egypt, Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa and the Levant.
To empower its presence in the region in line with its product localisation strategy, OPPO further invested in MENA and set up its very own factory in Algeria in 2017, thus, becoming the first Chinese brand to build a manufacturing premises in North Africa. Based on insights of local consumers in each country, OPPO has evolved the progress of product localisation, taking into consideration several perspectives towards each market, including product localisation, to further meet the core needs of users; marketing localisation, to better communicate with local young customers; and talent localisation, to understand local consumers further and provide an optimum customer service.
Within the last year, OPPO has started to adjust its product line in the Middle East region specifically. This has included the launch of its flagship OPPO Find X Series and the introduction of the OPPO Reno Series. OPPO will continue to evolve its local product line to offer more premium series to consumers in the region.
A forward-thinking international technology company, OPPO strives to be a sustainable company that contributes to a better world and have enacted positive change in every way possible through activating local community initiatives and humanitarian, charity campaigns.