two honors from International Data Group (IDG) at a ceremony hosted on
Jan. 6 2017 as part of Las Vegas’ annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
In an announcementfrom Patrick Kenealy, Managing Director of IDG
Ventures USA, OPPO was recognized as both a 2016-2017 Global Top Smart
Phones Brand and a 2016-2017 Global Top Smart Connected Devices Brand.
OPPO Technology Planning Director Luma Lu
accepts an an award recognizing OPPO as a 2016-2017 Global Top
Smartphone Brandat a ceremony in Las Vegas on Jan. 6.
Kenealy’s remarks acknowledged the growing success and technological
leadership of a group of rising smartphone brands, including
OPPO,thatmade great strides in their global expansions during 2016.
He credited these brands with “constantly accelerating transformation
and upgrading and striving for innovation” and noted that the award
ceremony’s honorees were chosen through a process that evaluated brands
in terms of technology, design, interaction and user experience.
“OPPO is extremely proud to be recognized by IDG for our commitment to
bringing out innovative technologies designed to delight and inspire our
users around the world,” said Luma Lu, OPPO’s Technology Planning
Directory, who accepted the honor on the company’s behalf. “In 2017,
we’ll continue to commit ourselves to bringing out smartphones that meet
users’ real needs and that embody our pursuit of perfection in every
The “Global Top Brands” ceremony is organized by US-based International
Data Group (IDG) and is fully supported by research agency International
Data Corporation(IDC). This year marked the 11th time IDG has held the
event, which aims to bolster the development of the consumer electronics
industry through celebrating top global brands that have distinguished
themselves with innovative technologies and a commitment to user
IDC’s William Stofega, Program Director, Mobile Device Technology and
Trends, Gfk’sJürgen Boyny, Global Director, Consumer Electronics, and
Allen Yang, professor at UC Berkley,also shared their views about
international consumer electronics trends during keynote speeches at the