KUALA LUMPUR，1 MARCH 2021 — vivo Xi’an Research and Development (R&D) center was officially put into operation in February 2021, to further improve the global R&D network and layout. As a global technology company, vivo adheres to user-oriented design and dedicated to optimizing the image system and other long-term strategic tracks to strengthen its differentiation-based competitive advantages.
vivo works with Xi’an Software New Town to drive R&D and innovation
The Xi’an R&D center will host project in a team size of 200 people, debugging and development as well as algorithm pre-research as they apply to the imaging system. Xi’an R&D center is expected to further expand this year with gradual expansion into other fields and integrating more R&D businesses and moving to Xi’an.
vivo will rely on the resource endowment advantages and policy environment advantages of Xi’an software new town in the Northwest China to strengthen technical exchanges and business cooperation with related enterprises. Meanwhile, it will carry out the exchange and cooperation of technology and talents with relevant universities in Xi’an, and cooperate with industry, University and Research Institute to give play to the synergy effect.
vivo‘s global R&D network to build professional imaging capabilities
As a user-oriented and design-driven company, vivo is dedicated to optimizing the image system and other long-term strategic tracks to strengthen its differentiation-based competitive advantages. Since 2017, vivo has developed a collaborative network of global R&D centers for image system development in Shenzhen, Taipei, Tokyo and San Diego. The company’s R&D centers for image system development combine to employ more than 700 people, who dedicate their careers to improving hardware, software and algorithms while also advancing research on frontier technologies. With the newly-established Xi’an R&D center, vivo bolsters its global R&D network and expands its resources to provide users with superior products and services.
In 2020, vivo announced a long-term strategic partnership with ZEISS to jointly promote and develop world-breakthrough innovations in mobile imaging technology, to establish a joint R&D program, vivo ZEISS Imaging Lab, and the imaging optics research level have accumulated more R&D reserves and cooperation resources. Today, vivo has showcased its innovation capabilities in features such as anti-shake, night photography, and selfie followed by the launch of its flagship photography devices inclusive of X50, X60, S6, S7 and more.
“Simplicity and Joy”, vivo continues to develop innovative technology to meet consumers’ needs, and support the company’s upgrading and optimization in the field of imaging R&D and help the team focus on building professional imaging flagships and providing ultimate experiences for customers.