2020’s has been a year which has catalyzed massive adoption of mobile technologies from just ‘using technology to living technology’ quite literally . We have relied more on our phones this year than we ever have in the past. From grocery shopping to online payments to e-learning or online consulting with the doctor, our mobile devices became our digital clinics, pharmacies, virtual classrooms, grocery shops, gaming stations, and not to forget a big source of entertainment.
In the aftermath of the pandemic, mobile technology will continue to take its place in the smallest aspects of our lives cutting through areas we never imagined.
Below are some of the key 8 mobile trends which are going to dominate this year and are worth watching out for:
Artificial intelligence is the new buzzword and is currently one of the most dominant mobile trends. From AI based camera to virtual assistants and user based predictions, we can expect more mobile phones unleashing the world of AI for a superlative and revolutionary user experience.
Augmented reality is something that is taking big strides on smartphones nowadays. People buying Oppo mobiles definitely look for augmented reality features in the smartphones. The Oppo AR Glass 2021 is the latest take on AR wearables. When paired with a smartphone, you are treated to an AR streaming of online and local HD videos through a “theater-like” viewing experience, AR gaming with the Multiplayer Online Battle Arena and tower defense games, virtual placement of furniture in your home, and AR picture taking with RGB cams that capture virtual and real scenes simultaneously.
With more users turning to smartphone for capturing real-time moments, smartphone companies are moving mountains to provide a next- level photography experience.
Oppo is touted as one of the first brands to bring the 64 MP mobile camera to India and with each subsequent handset, only keeps setting a new benchmark in photography. The OPPO F15’s AI Quad Camera features a 48MP sensor that uses 4-in-1 pixel combination technology to deliver sharp images with more detail, especially in low light conditions and comes with added features of Ultra-wide angle & intelligent EIS (Electronic Image Stabilization) for shake-free filming
5G enabled devices
Compared to its predecessor 4G, 5G is supposed to be 100 times more faster and is obviously one of the most awaited technologies in 2021 . It is already live in 61 countries and is pegged to go live in India by early 2022. Market intelligence firm, CyberMedia Research (CMR) anticipates overall 5G smartphone shipments in 2021 to account for 10% of overall phones purchased which is around 11 million as users look to future-proof their handsets
Oppo has kicked off the new year in India with the first 5G phone in the Reno series- Reno 5 Pro with the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ processor. Oppo has also set up a dedicated 5G innovation lab in India and is all set to churn out 5G compatible devices in the coming days.
Fast charging phones
With the indispensability of smartphones and the urge to use them on the go, the war for phones with higher battery life and faster charging to support longer gaming and continued usage, continues incessantly.
Being a consumer-centric brand, Oppo has invented and patented the VOOC which is a fast-charging technology and is designed to ensure fast charging without overheating which ensures you enjoy uninterrupted gaming and other phone binging.
The Oppo F15 is packed with a 4000mAh4 big battery and VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 which means five-minute charge will ensure 2 hours of talk time or 50% charge in 30 minutes!
Syncing wearable technology with mobile devices
Wearable technology has become increasingly popular especially with the young, working lifestyle- enthusiasts on the go.
Take for instance the Oppo Band Style has 12 workout modes, real time fitness tracking heart rate and oxygen level monitoring. The Oppo watch, another accessory by Oppo, with OS from Google comes with time-saving features, health and weather updates.
With increased inclination towards gaming and movies, users crave for bigger displays which can fit into the palm of their hands. The customer- oriented brand, OPPO, have introduced OPPO X 2021, rollable concept handset in which the display screen rolls out or opens up like a book to increase the display size.
Lockdowns and social distancing have made users look for mobile phones that are excellent at delivering high end gaming performance . Many companies are going to the hilt to embed sophisticated superior processors for a gorgeous, high-powerful, lag-free gaming experience. Not only processor power, but AR is also being leveraged to generate a more immersive experience.
One of the most popular brands, Oppo, is true to its mission of making technological advancements accessible to all and continues to be one of the leading players in pioneering revolutionary trends in the fast-evolving smartphone industry. With many new technology trends catching up, 2021 could be the right time to pick up your next handset. And you can now shop online on the Bajaj Finserv EMI Store where you have limitless access to amazing deals and no-cost EMI’s for your next smartphone purchase.