Vivo has announced its 6G R&D Team in China
Vivo, the known smartphone manufacturer, has announced that the company has launched its 6G research and development to better prepare for the obstacles caused by data explosion in the near future.
The announcement arrived from the Chinese company’s headquarters in South China with its head of Communications Research Institue, Qin Fei, stating that “Although the commercial use of 5G has just started, Vivo has already rolled out layouts for 6G, exploring the next-generation technology ahead of time.” In other words, Vivo is already working on future proofing and laying the foundation for the next generation in telecommunication.
According to the senior executive, the company has set up a dedicated and specialized team in the early stages of 6G networking to demonstrate the wide applications of the new technology. The team will even provide different scenarios of its capabilities and Vivo is already participating in several discussions within the networking industry. Qin also mentioned that its 6G team will cooperate with both domestic and foreign universities to yield better results for its research on the technology.
Vivo is currently one of the largest and most popular smartphone brands in the world. From the data provided by Vivo, the company has reached about 300 million users of its network, which is projected to grow further. Thus, the forward thinking step from the smartphone giant will only help it in the coming years, especially the second half of the decade.