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vivo breaks new ground with self-designed Imaging Chip V1, committing to long-term technology innovation strategy

Düsseldorf, 3rd September 2021

vivo has unveiled a new in-house designed imaging chip - the V1 - during a press event held in Shenzhen, China. As part of the company's commitment to enable consumers to take their perfect shot, the V1 was developed over 24 months, involving 300 R&D team members and imaging lab experts at vivo.

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vivo phones to receive performance boost from September

Düsseldorf, September 14, 2021

Thanks to vivo smartphones' combination of great performance and value, the brand's customers are already used to getting just a bit extra. With the launch of the Extended RAM 2.0 update, selected smartphones from this year's line-up will now offer even more. By increasing the Extended RAM to up to 4GB, the experience of running multiple apps at once, or switching between them, will become even smoother. The Extended RAM 2.0 function will be upgraded in vivo X60 Pro, V21, Y72 and Y52 smartphones

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vivo tops China smartphone market and remains top 5 globally in Q2 2021, according to IDC

Düsseldorf, 3rd August 2021

With a market share of 23.5 percent in the second quarter of 2021, vivo has been ranked first in China's smartphone market, according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker . Numbers from market research institutes has also indicated that vivo has topped China's smartphone market since Q1 2021 , driven by vivo's product portfolios across all price ranges with a year-over-year growth rate of 23.6 percent.

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vivo Ranked among Top 5 Global Smartphone Brands in Q2 2021, According to Canalys

Düsseldorf/London, 22 July 2021

According to the latest data from Canalys, vivo ranked fifth in global smartphone shipments with a market share of 10 percent in the second quarter of 2021, up 27 percent year on year[i]. Quarterly numbers from Canalys indicated that vivo maintained strong growth momentum to remain among the top five in global smartphone shipments in the past year[ii].

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The perfect moments of UEFA EURO 2020™ made magical by vivo

London, 12th July 2021

With the conclusion of the closing ceremony of UEFA EURO 2020™ on 11th July, presented by vivo, fans everywhere have had nearly a month of perfect moments around the beautiful game. Throughout the tournament, vivo has been helping to encourage and enable people around the world to be in the moment and get closer to the action, as they connect and celebrate with friends, family, and fellow fans. For England, the tournament has been a particularly special one. As fans celebrated several Wembley victories, vivo captured the perfect moment of the tournament thus far as composers of the famous anthem Three Lions - David Baddiel and Frank Skinner celebrated with the home fans as England surpassed Germany to head into the quarter finals.

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Just in time for EURO 2020, vivo expands into Austrian and Serbian markets

Düsseldorf, June 17, 2021

Just in time for the EURO 2020 championships, vivo, a leading smartphone technology company, has expanded its presence to the Austrian and Serbian market. This was an opportunity for vivo representatives to once again emphasize the company's commitment to European consumers and the shared passion for the sporting event of this summer, but also to mark the brand's launch in new markets with online media events introducing the brand strategy and product line-up.

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