OPPO and NTT DOCOMO Signed Patent License Agreement
September 14, 2021, Shenzhen — OPPO announced that it has signed a patent license agreement with NTT DOCOMO, INC＊. This agreement covers DOCOMO’s WCDMA, LTE and LTE-Advanced Standard Essential Patents.
“OPPO advocates for a healthy intellectual property ecosystem and resolving patent dispute through amicable negotiations,"said Adler Feng,Senior Director of Intellectual Property at OPPO. "We are pleased to reach a license agreement with DOCOMO. The agreement allows us to continue to focus on bringing more innovative products to meet the growing demands from Japanese users.”
Since entering Japan in 2018, OPPO has launched twenty-one products that include not only smartphones but also a fitness band, and headsets. By reaching a patent license agreement with industry leaders like DOCOMO, OPPO will continue to promote a sustainable and healthy intellectual property ecosystem in the industry.
OPPO is a leading global smart device brand. Since the launch of its first mobile phone - “Smiley Face” - in 2008, OPPO has been in relentless pursuit of the perfect synergy of aesthetic satisfaction and innovative technology. Today, OPPO provides a wide range of smart devices spearheaded by the Find and Reno series. Beyond devices, OPPO provides its users with the ColorOS operating system and internet services like OPPO Cloud and OPPO+. OPPO operates in more than 50 countries and regions, with 6 Research Institutes and 5 R&D Centers worldwide, as well as an International Design Center in London. More than 40,000 of OPPO's employees are dedicated to creating a better life for customers around the world.
＊NTT DOCOMO is Japan's leading mobile operator and one of the world's foremost contributors to 3G, 4G and 5G mobile network technologies. For more information about DOCOMO’s intellectual property, please visit https://www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english/corporate/technology/ipr/