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Can UAE expect a surge in next-gen AI smartphone shipments?

Growth will be driven by advancements in hardware, the emergence of new apps and more…

Earlier this year, Oppo established an AI Centre and announced the arrival of generative AI features on its Reno series of smartphones.
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In an age defined by rapid technological advancement, the integration of artificial intelligence into our daily lives has become inevitable. From virtual assistants to autonomous vehicles, AI is transforming industries and reshaping the way we interact with the world around us.

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As we stand on the brink of a new technological frontier, it is imperative that we embrace the potential of AI and harness its power to drive positive change, aligning with the UAE’s ambitious goals in AI development.

The release of the "Oppo AI Smartphone White Paper" serves as a comprehensive guide to understanding the transformative impact of AI smartphones, key component in the UAE’s vision for technological advancement. Highlighting how AI has empowered various industries, including finance, healthcare, manufacturing, and transportation, the document illustrates how AI enhances productivity, enables smarter decision-making, and improves user experiences across sectors, in alignment with the UAE’s goal of becoming a global leader in AI technology.

Today's smartphone users in the UAE, like everywhere else, expect more from their devices, seeking a personalized, intuitive, and context-aware experience. AI-powered smartphones are uniquely positioned to meet these evolving expectations, providing users with a level of customization and responsiveness previously unimaginable thereby contributing to the UAE’s goal of fostering a technologically savvy society.


Transformative power of AI

At OPPO, we are committed to driving innovation in AI smartphones, focusing on creating an open ecosystem of user-generated services, context-aware and personalized AI operating systems, and device hardware that supports generative AI. Our vision to empower users in the UAE to lead more meaningful and interesting lives through the transformative power of AI technology.

Looking ahead, IDC forecasts a surge in next-gen AI smartphone shipments, representing a significant share of the global smartphone market. This growth will be driven by advancements in hardware, the emergence of new apps, and the transformation of user scenarios, ushering in a new era of mobile technology.

However, with great power comes great responsibility. As AI technology continues to evolve, it is essential that we address challenges related to security, privacy, and ethical considerations. OPPO is committed to building secure, friendly AI that aligns with our values and safeguards user data and experiences.

We recognize that the journey towards AI smartphones is a collaborative one. Through partnerships and alliances, we are dedicated to fostering an open and inclusive ecosystem that encourages innovation and creativity. Together, let us embrace the potential of AI and shape a smarter, more connected future for all.

Chi Zhou
The Writer is OPPO President MEA at OPPO