On January 27, Counterpoint Research, a global research firm, released its sales report for China's smartphone market in 2022. The country's smartphone sales declined 14% year-on-year in the previous year and reached their lowest level in a decade.
The vivo S16 smartphone lineup was unveiled in China on December 22, comprised of three varying models – the S16 Pro, vanilla S16 and S16e. As usual, the lineup focuses on style with appealing design in the camera department.
Hu Baishan, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) at vivo, expounded vivo's high-end target strategy and the latest progress for the first time.
The latest vivo X-series flagship smartphones were unveiled in China on November 22. The vivo X90 and X90 Pro are powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 9200 chipset while the X90 Pro+ adopts Qualcomm's brand-new SoC, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.
During the Snapdragon Summit 2022, Qualcomm Technologies introduced its latest premium mobile platform, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2. This new product is set to be adopted by many Chinese smartphone brands, including OPPO, Honor, OnePlus, vivo, Xiaomi, and more.
Chinese smartphone maker vivo on November 10 released the second generation of its self-developed V2 imaging chip, and introduced in-depth cooperation with MediaTek involving the use of its Dimensity 9200 chip.
During its annual developers conference on November 8, Chinese smartphone maker vivo unveiled its Android 13-based OriginOS 3, which commenced internal testing on November 9.
On the afternoon of October 24, Chinese smartphone manufacturer vivo held an imaging strategy conference. It unveiled a new self-developed imaging chip, although the name has not yet been announced.
Chinese smartphone brand vivo will commence an Imaging Strategy Conference at 14:00 on October 24, Beijing Time, during which it will bring forward a new generation of flagship imaging products.
Zeiss, a leading enterprise in the fields of optics and optoelectronics, on October 18 started construction of a new R&D and production base in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China.
Chinese smartphone maker vivo's latest foldable model, X Fold+, an upgraded version of the vivo X Fold that debuted in the first half of this year, launched in China on September 26.
On September 19, Jia Jingdong, Vice President of vivo, posted a work note for the vivo X Fold+ foldable smartphone on Chinese social media, offering several specific updates.
Chinese smartphone maker vivo launched the vivo Y22, an entry-level smartphone, in Indian market.
On August 25, iQOO, an independent sub-brand of vivo, announced the iQOO Z6 series, including iQOO Z6 and iQOO Z6x.
Vivo’s new foldable smartphone X Fold S is expected to be released in September. The new model may adopt the updated Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset made by TSMC, and will have a battery capacity of about 4700 mAh.
Chinese technology company vivo launched a new smartphone - vivo V25 Pro - in India on August 17. The special things about vivo V25 Pro are the curved edges on the front and a color-changing back panel.
On August 11, smartphone company vivo quietly listed a new vivo Y77e model on its official website as a supplement to the vivo Y77 smartphone launched last month.
Chinese smartphone manufacturer vivo released the X80 series smartphone on April 25. The fast-charging scheme of the upgraded version of vivo X80 was exposed on August 4.
On July 27, Chinese tech firm vivo's Communications Research Institute released its third 6G white paper titled "6G Services, Capabilities and Enabling Technologies". It also showed four 6G technology prototypes and their current status.
On July 26, Chinese electronics firm vivo released its 2021 Sustainable Development Report, which focuses on four major aspects: the sharing of science and technology, green symbiosis, value creation and social benefit.