Oppo’s First 5G Smartphone Receives CE Certification


The smartphone was first showcased at MWC 2019. It is also the first multi-frequency, multi-mode and multi-EN-DC combination 5G smartphone to be approved by CTC

Oppo is gearing up for its first 5G smartphone launch in Europe. The company has recently said that it was one step closer to launching its first 5G smartphone as it had passed 5G CE tests conducted by Sporton International.

Alen Wu, Oppo global vice president, head of business overseas markets, said, “This is another significant milestone in 5G development for OPPO. Through ongoing technological innovation, we have been preparing extensively for the realization of 5G smartphone commercialization. Oppo looks forward to continued cooperation with strong partners like Sporton that will enable consumers to get closer to 5G.”

Company’s official statement read, “An integral step towards the commercial launch of its 5G smartphone in Europe, OPPO’s CE certification verifies that the OPPO 5G device is compliant with EU requirements essential for entering European markets in areas such as wireless, electromagnetic compatibility, health and safety.”

Oppo Launching a New Smartphone Brand as Well

The company has also started teasing a new smartphone brand in many of its global markets. Dubbed as Reno, the logo of the smartphone brand hints towards a smartphone that may feature Oppo’s 10 X Loss-Less-Zoom technology.

Oppo’s website explains Reno as, “Set to liberate and inspire individuals for what they see and create! Get Ready For Reno – coming this April.”

Ivan Xie, chief of operations and engineering, Sporton International, Inc., said, “We were pleased to see OPPO’s 5G smartphone perform exceptionally during the stringent tests. The results are a testament to OPPO’s technological capability and great news for users and industry alike. Drawing on our rich experience in wireless communication, Sporton will continue to collaborate with OPPO to usher in the future of 5G connectivity.”