Good Innovation: Make technology accessible and useful to all
As a global technology company with offices in more than 60 countries and regions, OPPO continuously invests in research and development. As of December 31, 2022, OPPO has obtained more than 44,000 patents. In 2022, OPPO submitted the six best applicants to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT).
Based on its mission of "Technology for Humanity, Kindness for the World", OPPO believes that technology should create value for everyone. The goal is to increase access to digital technologies and ensure that no one is left behind in the era of digital transformation.
To help children use their phones in a healthy way, OPPO launched Kids Space with ColorOS 13 in 2022, which aims to prevent children from using gaming apps excessively. For older users, Easy Mode on OPPO smartphones provides a user-friendly interface with larger icons and fonts, and a simpler desktop that makes using your smartphone easier.
OPPO's Simple Mode
Health, which everyone cares about, is one of OPPO's main research areas. Through technologies and digital health monitoring methods, OPPO hopes to help people lead healthy lifestyles.
In 2022, OPPO launched OHealth H1, the first family health monitoring medical product. It provides comprehensive health management and remote treatment for the whole family with six kinds of health data monitoring functions, including blood oxygen measurement, ECG, heart-lung ratio, heart rate, body temperature and sleep quality monitoring.
OPPO OHealth H1 family health monitor
Environmental protection: making the future greener
Sustainability and environmental protection are part of OPPO's business strategy. By 2022, OPPO has completed the first global inventory of greenhouse gas emissions. Based on this information, OPPO developed a roadmap to reduce carbon emissions and announced in February 2023 that it aims to achieve carbon neutrality in all operations by 2050. From eliminating carbon dioxide emissions to reducing the carbon footprint of products, OPPO is making the future greener with technology . and creativity.
OPPO's roadmap to reduce CO2 emissions
By 2022, OPPO will integrate the concept of sustainability into the packaging of smartphones from the European market, using 100% biodegradable materials and 45% recycled fibers.
E-waste recycling has been an important part of the lifestyle management of OPPO products. By 2022, China will recycle 1.08 million phones with a total weight of 195 tons. In the European Union and other regions, OPPO participates in the Green Dot Program and cooperates with professional recycling companies to recycle used products.
OPPO Product Lifecycle Management
The low carbon development roadmap has led to greener work by OPs in factories, offices and data centres. Through energy saving and emission reduction initiatives, OPPO has reduced annual greenhouse gas emissions from its operations by 6,000 tons by the end of 2022. This is equivalent to the amount of greenhouse gases emitted from 3,330 square kilometers. km of forest per year. In addition, starting in 2022, IDC OPO AndesBrain (Binhai Bay) will use 100% renewable energy in its operations.
Through these concrete actions, OPPO is working with its users and the industry to create a sustainable future.
Sustainability is a long journey that requires collaboration with environmental partners.
Good innovation and respect for the environment are important to OPO's sustainability, but its efforts go beyond that. OPPO operates in more than 60 countries and regions, and has a long-standing commitment to work, respect and care for its employees, and contribute to society as a global company.
Achieving sustainability goals requires long-term strategy and effective leadership. OPO has established a Sustainability Steering Committee to guide and oversee the development from top to bottom. However, the road to sustainability is long and requires collaborative efforts, and OPPO is keen to do its part in collaboration with ecosystem partners.
The OPPO Initiative Challenge was launched in May 2022 to promote innovative solutions in the field of affordable technology and digital health, and to encourage technologists and entrepreneurs to bring innovative solutions to life. The program has received 536 proposals from 39 different countries and regions for innovative solutions ranging from mental health to hearing loss and computer vision for the blind.
In 2023, Oppo's inspirational challenge continues to challenge entrepreneurs and technologists alike. In two categories, 'Inspiration for People' and 'Inspiration for the Planet', the competition aims to create innovative solutions with a focus on digital health, accessible technologies and green technologies.
OPPO Inspiration Challenge 2023 - Inspire the Planet.
At OPPO, sustainability is not just a World Environment Day promise, but a long-term practice and commitment. OPPO believes that technology creates value for all people and the planet through innovation and collaboration. To learn more about OPPO's sustainability, see the OPPO Sustainability Report 2022.
OPPO is the world's leading smartphone brand. Since the launch of its first "Smiley Face" mobile phone in 2008, OPPO has continuously pursued perfect aesthetic pleasure and innovative technology. Today, OPPO offers a wide range of smart devices, led by the Find X and Reno series. In addition to hardware, OPPO offers its users the ColorOS operating system and online services such as OPPO Cloud and OPPO +. OPPO operates in more than 60 countries and regions with more than 40,000 employees to improve the lives of customers around the world.