OPPO and Vodafone today announced a broad partnership agreement that will bring a wide range of OPPO smartphones to Vodafone's European markets from May 2020.
With a portfolio of innovative products, know-how in 5G technology and annual sales of over 100 million, OPPO establishes a partnership with Vodafone to reach consumers more easily. The collaboration between the two companies will give consumers more options and accelerate the adoption of 5G in Vodafone's international markets.
According to the announcement, the Oppo product range will be made available on Vodafone's online and physical channels, from an affordable 5G smartphone to the top range, thus the Oppo A, Reno and Find X ranges will be available.
In the first phase of cooperation, Vodafone will present OPPO products in all sales channels in Germany, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Romania, Turkey and the Netherlands. The two companies will jointly develop their global partnership, working together to expand the future availability of the OPPO line in Vodafone markets
Alen Wu, VP and President of Global Sales at OPPO, said, “OPPO is confident that our industry-leading products and technologies will enable Vodafone to gain new opportunities in the 5G era. Vodafone's vision that ‘we connect for a better future’ aligns with OPPO’s value – doing the right thing and delivering real value to customers. OPPO hopes to solidify a long-term relationship in which everyone benefits from Vodafone to create a better future for our customers in the 5G era. "
Ahmed Essam, Director of Business Operations and Strategy for the Vodafone Group, said: “The combination of OPPO's cutting edge devices and Vodafone's leading network will give our customers a greater choice with all the potential of 5G. Vodafone's partnership with OPPO brings together its attractive product portfolio with our growing strength in 5G for our markets in Europe and beyond ”.
The OPPO product series will be launched in May by Vodafone in Germany, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Romania, Turkey and the Netherlands. Other announcements will be made by OPPO and Vodafone about the product's availability in other countries.
Oppo has recently expanded to the Portuguese market, and other smartphones are now available, such as the Oppo A9, Oppo A91 and Find X2 Lite.