Oppo is listed as a member of the Wireless Power Consortium, which suggests that the smartphone maker could be planning on integrating wireless charging on its upcoming devices.
#IBMCodePatterns, a developer’s best friend.
#IBMCodePatterns provide complete solutions to problems that developers face every day. They leverage multiple technologies, products, or services to solve issues across multiple industries.
Click here to know moreAdvertisements
Oppo has some innovative ideas when we talk about smartphones and this is seen in some of the company’s handsets. For example, the Oppo Find X features a motorised camera setup while the Oppo R17 Pro supports Super VOOC charging. However, one feature that has been missing from its devices is wireless charging but this could change soon since the company is now a member of the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) group. The addition of the company’s name to the consortium suggests that the company could be planning on introducing Qi Wireless Charging in its upcoming smartphones.
Additionally, if Oppo moves forward in implementing wireless charging in its offerings, we can expect the same features on Vivo and OnePlus devices. This is because the three phone makers share the same parent company, BBK Electronics and in the past, Oppo and OnePlus phones have shared some design and hardware technologies. The design of the of the OnePlus 6T quite closely resembled the Oppo R17 Pro and we recently came across a new OnePlus 7 leak, which suggested that the upcoming phone might employ a slider mechanism, same as the Oppo Find X.
Most flagship smartphones feature wireless charging but OnePlus has steered clear of it stating that there was no need to add to its devices. When the OnePlus 6 was announced, company’s officials reportedly stated, “We don't really feel the need to add wireless charging. We're not going to add a feature just for the sake of it.” The company has mostly touted its fast charging tech being more than adequate for its smartphones. So, it remains to be seen whether the next OnePlus smartphone will support wireless charging or not and considering that it might have already entered testing or prototyping phase, we may get to see wireless charging on the OnePlus 7T.
Popular Mobile PhonesView All
Hot DealsView All
Digit caters to the largest community of tech buyers, users and enthusiasts in India. The all new Digit in continues the legacy of Thinkdigit.com as one of the largest portals in India committed to technology users and buyers. Digit is also one of the most trusted names when it comes to technology reviews and buying advice and is home to the Digit Test Lab, India's most proficient center for testing and reviewing technology products.
We are about leadership-the 9.9 kind! Building a leading media company out of India.And,grooming new leaders for this promising industry.