The 19th Asian Games Hangzhou concluded with a spectacular closing ceremony at the Hangzhou Olympics Stadium on October 8, 2023. The two-week event featured more than 12,000 athletes from 45 countries and regions across Asia competing in 40 sports and 462 disciplines. The games showcased remarkable feats of athleticism, innovation, and solidarity amid the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Asian Games is the largest and most prestigious multi-sport event in Asia. It is held every four years since 1951 to promote friendship and cooperation among Asian nations. The theme of this year’s games was “Heart to Heart, @Future”, reflecting the vision of building a shared future for Asia through sports and technology. The games also marked the debut of esports as an official medal sport, attracting millions of fans and viewers online.
As the Official Exclusive Supplier of Mobile Phones for the event, vivo played a vital role in enhancing the experience and engagement of the games with its cutting-edge tech products. vivo’s professional imaging technology empowered journalists, athletes, and global audiences to capture and share the beauty of sports and the games’ most breathtaking moments with just a simple tap of the screen.
vivo also participated in the first digital ignition ceremony in the games’ history, where digital torchbearers joined a virtual torch relay through online platforms. Moreover, vivo’s sub-brand iQOO was selected as the Official Esports Gaming Phones for the games’ inaugural esports events, providing gamers with top-of-the-line performance and features.
vivo’s X90 series, X Fold2, and X Flip devices capture every wonderful moment at the 19th Asian Games
vivo’s X90 series boasts exceptional imaging performance when capturing motion as well as in ultra-low latency and low-light conditions, among other scenarios, thanks to its hardware and software integration technologies such as customized V2 chip, self-developed anti-shake technology, high-speed capture algorithms, along with the joint R&D efforts with optical giant ZEISS.
The vivo X Fold2 and X Flip feature ultra-durable and ultra-light aerospace-grade hinges and ZEISS Imaging with Free-Stop Shooting Experience, empowering users to capture exciting moments with maximized creativity.
Moreover, vivo’s new “texture” color mode lets users deploy light and shade with strong 3D effects and balanced color saturation, which vividly reproduces every wonderful moment captured.
At the 2023 vivo Imaging Conference, the company showed off the latest customized imaging chip, the V3, which delivers a superior user experience by enabling 4K cinema-like bokeh, automatic subject focus detection and switching, cinema-like skin optimization, and cinematic color processing, among other superb features.
These devices were used to capture some of the most memorable moments at the games, such as the digital ignition ceremony at the opening ceremony, the thrilling finals of the esports events, and the stunning cultural performances at the closing ceremony.
iQOO’s ultra-performance devices empower the 19th Asian Games’ inaugural esports events
iQOO was selected as the Official Esports Gaming Phone for the inaugural esports events at the Asian Games, including the “Arena of Valor Asian Games Version” and “Peace Elite Asian Games Version”.
The Games represented the ultimate testing ground for iQOO, which by all accounts it passed with flying colors. iQOO’s devices provided gamers with ultra-performance, optimized products, and innovative technology that enabled them to enjoy smooth gameplay, fast response, and immersive graphics.
Some of the highlights of the esports events were China’s gold medal victories in both Arena of Valor and Peace Elite, as well as the fierce competition and sportsmanship among other teams from Asia.
vivo is committed to reaching new heights with innovative technology
The successful conclusion of the 19th Asian Games demonstrated vivo’s technological capabilities in the global arena. The company will continue to pursue a user-oriented approach to further enhance its devices’ imaging, design, system development, and performance. vivo and iQOO’s partnership with the Games offered a deep dive into the possibilities created when sports meet cutting-edge technology.
Building on its successful partnership with the Games, vivo will remain committed to innovating and joining hands with more partners to create one-of-a-kind experiences for users. As a leading global technology company, vivo will continue to explore new frontiers in mobile imaging technology and bring more joy to users around the world.