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Oppo Demos 3D Facial Recognition Phone Lock to Rival iPhone X

Oppo Demos 3D Facial Recognition Phone Lock to Rival iPhone X

Consumer electronics maker Oppo Electronics Corp. has showcased a mobile handset featuring 3D facial recognition technology that could break Apple Inc.’s monopoly on hands-free phone unlocking.

May 11, 2018
Liao Shumin
China’s Smartphone Maker Oppo Sets Up Research Institute to Focus on AI, 5G

China’s Smartphone Maker Oppo Sets Up Research Institute to Focus on AI, 5G

Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., developer of China’s smartphone brand Oppo, has set up a research institute to carry out…

Apr 4, 2018
Dou Shicong
China’s Smartphone Makers Turn to AI to Tap Global High-End Market

China’s Smartphone Makers Turn to AI to Tap Global High-End Market

Chinese smartphone makers are shifting their focus to high-end handsets and turning their eye to artificial intelligence as they look to gain a step up in the international market.

Apr 3, 2018
Liao Shumin
OPPO and SenseTime Jointly Build an AR Developer Platform

OPPO and SenseTime Jointly Build an AR Developer Platform

Chinese handset maker Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp will collaborate with artificial intelligence startup SenseTime Group Ltd. to set up an…

Mar 19, 2018
Dou Shicong
Chinese Brands Take Nine of India’s Top 10 Smartphone Sales Rankings

Chinese Brands Take Nine of India’s Top 10 Smartphone Sales Rankings

All top 10 smartphone sales rankings in India in last year’s fourth quarter were Chinese brands -- except for Samsung…

Feb 27, 2018
Liao Shumin
Chinese Firms Ship Less Handsets Last Year in Face of Shrinking Domestic, Global Demand

Chinese Firms Ship Less Handsets Last Year in Face of Shrinking Domestic, Global Demand

China’s mobile phone makers produced more handsets last year compared with the year earlier. However, the growth rate substantially dropped…

Feb 6, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Handset Brand OPPO Lands in Japan

China Handset Brand OPPO Lands in Japan

China’s mobile phone manufacturer Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Co. held a news conference in Harajuku, a fashion center for young…

Feb 1, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s Smartphone Market Looks Overripe as Annual Shipments Dip for First Time

China’s Smartphone Market Looks Overripe as Annual Shipments Dip for First Time

Total shipments of Chinese smartphones declined for the first time ever last year, suggesting the domestic market is past its prime, according to market research agency Canalys.

Jan 29, 2018
Dou Shicong
Chinese Smartphone Makers to Purchase Components Worth USD2 Billion From Qualcomm

Chinese Smartphone Makers to Purchase Components Worth USD2 Billion From Qualcomm

Qualcomm Technologies Inc. has agreed a lucrative deal with four of its key customers in the Chinese market, despite the US chipmaker’s ongoing disputes with Apple Inc. and Broadcom Ltd.

Jan 26, 2018
Li Na
China’s OPPO Will Open Up Shop in Japan This Spring

China’s OPPO Will Open Up Shop in Japan This Spring

Chinese handset maker Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp. will start selling its smartphones in Japan this spring, it plans to…

Dec 29, 2017
Xu Wei
Chinese Mobile Phone Sector Becomes More Centralized With 5 Brands Controlling 91% Market Share

Chinese Mobile Phone Sector Becomes More Centralized With 5 Brands Controlling 91% Market Share

The combined market share of the five biggest mobile phone brands including Apple Inc. [NASDAQ:AAPL], Xiaomi Inc. and Huawei Technologies…

Dec 12, 2017
Xu Wei
Huawei, Oppo Happy to Wait on Sidelines as Apple Looks to Commercialize Facial Recognition on Phones

Huawei, Oppo Happy to Wait on Sidelines as Apple Looks to Commercialize Facial Recognition on Phones

Face ID, the facial recognition feature on smartphone maker Apple Inc.’s [NASDAQ:AAPL] latest handset, the iPhone X, has stirred market…

Nov 22, 2017
Li Na