Mobile World Congress Shanghai (MWCS) 2021 attendees will not only able to see the OPPO X 2021 rollable smartphone, but also the company’s new Wireless Air Charging technology as well. The OLED display on this smartphone smoothly expands from 6.7 inches to 7.4 inches and their proprietary Warp Track screen laminate eliminates creases, while a custom-developed Roll Motor powertrain uses two drive motors to extend / retract without too much stress on the high-end display. Read more to see the new wireless charging technology.
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Just when you thought smartphone cameras couldn’t get any more innovative, Oppo Mobile Telecommunications comes along with their double-sided pop-up camera. The company applied for a ‘Photographing module, installation drive assembly and mobile terminal’ patent with the WIPO (World Intellectual Property Office) at the end of October 2020 that was just approved. This technology would mean the end of notches as well as the rear camera module. Read more for the patent sketches and another picture.
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Gadget leaker Evan Blass gives us a first look at the Oppo Find X3 Pro smartphone, which has a rear camera bump unlike any that you’ve probably seen before. Aimed to compete with the Samsung Galaxy S21 lineup, this mobile phone not only has a quad rear camera setup (2 x 50MP main and ultrawide sensors), but a 6.7-inch QHD screen with 120Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon 888 processor, and a 4500mAh battery with SuperVOOC 2.0 fast charging support. Read more for two additional pictures and information.
Slide-phones are probably the future, but as of yet, many are still considered more novelty items instead of flagship devices. Oppo collaborated with Japanese design studio Nendo to create the “slide-phone”, which has three hinges, giving it a triple fold design. If users slide up one fold, 40mm of the screen is revealed with basic functions that make full use of that real estate, showing items like call history, notifications, and a music player interface. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
The OPPO X 2021 rollable smartphone is the company’s latest achievement of flexible displays and structural stacking. Though still in concept form, a future device using this technology would give users more natural interactive experience. It features OPPO’s three proprietary technologies, including the Roll Motor powertrain, a 2-in-1 Plate, and self-developed Warp Track high-strength screen laminate. Simply put, it’s capable of expanding on demand. Read more for a video and additional information.
Anyone looking for an Apple Watch alternative should look no further than the Oppo Watch. It’s essentially the WearOS equivelent of Apple’s offering with a 1.91-inch AMOLED display and a 430mAh battery that can charge to full capacity in just 15 minutes viae Watch VOOC Flash Charge technology. The new ECG edition lets users check their heart health and monitor for problems like atrial fibrillation, premature heartbeat, and supraventricular tachycardia. Read more for two videos and additional information.
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Oppo smartphones may not be the most popular stateside, but from a recently filing with the CNIPA (China National Intellectual Property Office), we now know they are set to release a limited Find X2 Pro Lamborghini Edition. The design sketches reveal that it will in five different colorways, all of which have the left rear side colored in black leather. Read more for a video on Oppo’s under-screen camera technology, additional pictures and information.
The all-new OPPO Ace2 x EVA Limited Edition smartphone has just been released, and is modeled after the anime series Neon Genesis Evangelion, complete with a unique white capsule-like box. It features a 6.5-inch (1080×2400 pixels) full-HD+ AMOLED display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, 12GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage, a quad camera setup (48MP main camera with f/1.7 aperture; 8MP ultra-wide with f/2.2 aperture; 2MP portrait; 2MP monochrome lens with f/2.4 aperture), and a front-facing 16-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.4 aperture. Read more for two videos, including a hands-on look, and additional information.
Limited to just 30,000-units worldwide, the Oppo Reno Ace Gundam 40th Anniversary Edition smartphone isn’t just for looks, as it boasts 65W SuperVOOC 2.0 technology, which can fully charge its large 4,000mAh battery in only 30 minutes. Both the phone and box that it come are decorated with designs that pay homage to the RX-78-2 mobile suit that fans are very familiar with. Read more for a hands-on video and additional information.
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The problem with most curved smartphone displays is that there is an unsightly bezel, but Oppo has figured out a way to nearly eliminate this issue with their waterfall design. It features an 88° fold on both the left and right sides so when it’s viewed directly from the front, the bezels are nearly invisible. This display technology will most likely be seen on Oppo’s Find X successor, in which they compare it to. Read more for the comparison pictures and additional information.