Oppo INNO DAY 2021: For the past two years, Oppo has been hosting a special event where it has been unveiling and showcasing new technologies, which seems like futuristic technology and which will be used in the future, the event is called “INNO Day”. Oppo called INNO DAY a ” signature annual tech event to share strategy updates and showcase technological achievements”. Oppo has vindicated itself by showcasing edge-cutting technologies like super fast wired and wireless charging, AR Glasses, 5G CPE, concept phone like Oppo X 2021 (rollable phone), etc. at the INNO DAY event. This year, OPPO INNO DAY on 14-15 December in Shenzhen, China.
Before peeking at what we expect to see at the OPPO Inno Day 2021, let’s reminiscent the technology and product that OPPO introduced or showcased at OPPO INNO DAY 2019 and 2020 event.
RECAP OPPO INNO DAY 2019
Let’s go to back 2019, on December 10, Oppo held the first Oppo Inno Day 2019 event, where Oppo showcased some mind-blowing technology with the theme of ‘Create Beyond Boundaries. In the Oppo INNO 2019, Oppo had a showcase and introduce the Oppo AR Glass, Oppo 5G CPE, Oppo Smart Watch, Under-Screen Camera technology along with other technological breakthroughs across various fields.
Oppo AR Glass
This was Oppo’s first AR smart glass. This Oppo AR smart glass is equipped with a Time of Flight (ToF) depth sensor and SLAM to measure the depth of objects and present a 3D reconstruction of the surrounding environment. These smart glasses also support 3D Surround Sound to provide 3D sound effects. The immersive full-colour high-definition display is made possible by diffractive waveguide technology, the user interface, which comprises gesture recognition and voice recognition, results in a fully intuitive and interactive user experience.
Oppo 5G CPE
Oppo had introduced 5G CPE, a smart router that can become a centre of connectivity to connect between devices. Oppo 5G CPE has converted 5G network into WiFi signal. More than 1000 devices can access Oppo 5G PCE. This router has controlled by the Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 chipset that allows effortless access to rapid 5G networks and acts as a centralized connection hub for all kinds of IoT devices. This rounder had already been commercialized in 2020.
Oppo Under-Screen Camera Technology
At the same event, Oppo showed off the display camera technology, where the selfie camera was almost invisible. At that time a lot of attention was paid to this technology, the reason behind at that time it was called the technology of the future and Oppo was one of the few brands to showcase this technology.
In Oppo INNO Day 2019, there were some more technology and innovation shows by Oppo alongside all the above technology. Other technology and innovations that were demonstrated and showcased were Camera technology, Game Color Plus Optimized Gaming Technology and learning about the evolution of SuperVOOC, OPPO’s proprietary flash charging solution.
RECAP OPPO INNO DAY 2020
Like 2019, Oppo had held Oppo INNO DAY in 2020 on 17th November with the theme of “Leap into the Future” was held in Shenzhen. Oppo had announced its technology development strategy called “3+N+X”. The “3” refers to the three underlying technologies, namely hardware, software and services technologies. “N”, represents a number of essential capabilities, including AI, security and privacy, multimedia, and interconnectivity. “X”, refers to the leading-edge and differentiated technologies and strategic resources. In INNO DAY 2020, Oppo had showcase the following technology:
Oppo X 2021 (Rollable Phone)
Rollable phone technology is still a concept and it may not be mass-produced before 2023. There are only two brand it the world which had showcase the rollable phone technology and Oppo are one of them, including TCL. The Oppo X 2021 concept features three proprietary technologies, including the Roll Motor powertrain, 2-in-1 Plate, and Oppo’s self-developed Warp Track high-strength screen laminate. The normal display of OPPO X 2021 is 6.7 OLED inch and when it’s unroll the size of display is 7.4 inch. The unroll and retract can done with the help of magic side button. This phone have a single 48MP primary camera and two TOF 3D cameras that help to achieve superior bokeh on photos and videos as well as supporting basic coverage of AR.
Oppo AR Glass 2021
It had the successor of first gen Oppo AR Glass. In comparatively than last gen, AR Glass 2021 75% lighter than its predecessor. As for the core components and built with the Birdbath optical solution which helps to enhancing the immersive experience. OPPO AR Glass 2021 features diverse sensors, including stereo fisheye camera, one ToF sensor, and one RGB camera. It can support a number of natural interactions, including interactions via smartphone, gesture-based interactions, and 3D spatial localization calculation within milliseconds in the AR world through constant update and feedback of real-time position.
Oppo CyberReal AR
The CybeReal AR application powered by real-time, spatial calculation technology enables high-precision localization and scene recognition, and is supported by OPPO’s three core technologies, including accurately reconstructing the world to the centimeters, real-time high-precision localization, and OPPO Cloud, enriching user’s perception and understanding of the real world.
OPPO INNO DAY 2021
After giving the two most innovative INNO Day events, Oppo is going to organize the third Oppo INNO Day event on 14-15 December this year. Oppo is already teasing the products that it’ll showcase or launch at the event.
OPPO FIND N
In 2019, Brian Shen (VP at the time) shared an image of an Oppo foldable phone that looked similar to the Huawei Mate X, that foldable phone is only for a showcase. After a gap of two years, Oppo is all set to launch its first foldable phone that we previously reported with specifications. The name of OPPO foldable phone is Oppo Find N and accordingly, to Oppo, the “N” represents “new possibilities”. The Oppo Find N quite look different from another foldable phone which has existed in the market. Oppo Find N hinge will be better than another foldable phone which company Cheif product manager said. Oppo’s chief product officer said the Oppo Find N will be the first in the world to receive Seiko’s pseudo-vertical hinge, which is more advanced than U-hinge technology. The hinges themselves are tiny and offer a long service life. The company claims that each hinge costs $125, and is three times more expensive than other hinges on the market. Some of the live images, specifications and render are leaked out.
The leaked image confirmed that the internal display of a phone has a 2K resolution, 120Hz refresh rate and LTPO AMOLED display while the external display has 60Hz AMOLED display. Oppo Find N will be powered by Snapdragon 888. The Oppo Find N will feature a triple camera setup at the rear and a single camera option for selfies which will be placed at centred hole punch. The Find N will have a 50MP Sony IMX766 primary camera, a 16MP Sony IMX481 wide-angle camera and a 13MP S5K3m5 telephoto camera. The rear camera module will be similar to Oppo Reno 6 camera module. A selfie camera has a 32MP. The battery capacity of Find N will be a 4500mAh battery which supports 33W USB Type-C fast charging and 15W wireless charger. Some other features that will be there will be a side fingerprint, which will run Android 11 out-of-the-box with Color OS 12 (Foldable version). The leaked price of 8GB+256GB is 12,999 CNY and 12GB+512GB is 13,999 CNY.
|Internal Display||8 inch BOE QHD+ LTPO OLED display, 120hz refresh rate|
|External Display||6.5 inch FHD+ display, 60Hz refresh rate|
|Rear camera||50MP Sony IMX766|
16MP Sony IMX481
|Charger||33W fast wired charger|
15W wireless charger
|Price||8GB+256GB = 12,999 CNY / $2042 / 1,54,704 INR / €1809|
12GB+512GB = 13,999 CNY / $2199 / 1,66,605 INR / €1948
More Breakthrough Innovative and Product
In this Oppo is also showing its retractable camera technology, Oppo Smart Glass, Oppo NPU, Digital Human, AI, AR, and 5G.
When and How to Watch Oppo INNO DAY Event
Here’s what times the Oppo Inno Day will take place:
|iNDIA (Mumbai)||01:30 PM IST|
|UK (London)||08:00 AM GST|
|EUROPE (Paris)||09:00 AM CET|
|EAST COAST US (New York)||03:00 AM EST|
|WEST COAST US (San Franciso)||12:00 AM PST|
|Australia (Sydney)||07:00 PM AEDT|
The easiest to watch the Oppo INNO DAY event is to watch on YouTube or you can follow Oppo official Twitter account.
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