OPPO CEO Chen Mingyong recently granted an interview to Qualcomm China and during the interview, he spoke on a variety of topics centred on the company’s targets for its mobile phone business. Top on the issues discuss is the plan for the 5G+ era. The CEO disclosed that mobile cameraphones will remain the core and hub of all stuff in the 5G era and so the manufacturer will continue to build on its mobile smartphones. He equally disclosed that one of the company’s core business will be the release of a new phone with the Snapdragon 855 mobile platform.
Chen Mingyong arrived out with a surprised when he said that OPPO will strive to be the initial manufacturer to release 5G mobile phones. He further more disclosed that the Chinese company will further more develop AI capabilities with 5G and actively explore the application outlines of the 5G+ era. At the exactly time, OPPO targets to launch 5G mobile cameraphones in the first half of 2019. At represent, OPPO is actively building an open IoT platform to accelerate the development of AI+IoT technology.
In April last year, OPPO noted the establishment of the OPPO Research Institute, what is conducting front-end research on the research fields of 5G, AI, image processing and fresh materials and new technologies in the three parts of software, hardware and standards. At the exact time, OPPO In addition noted that it will invest ?10 billion R&D funds in 2019 (this year), what will focus on the vision of the company in AI, 5G and other fields.